The Ghanaian was solid in midfield once again, while the Nigeria hotshot could do no magic from the bench
Chukwueze started from the bench for the fourth consecutive league game.
The corresponding fixture finished with no goals, but this time, Paco Alcacer got things rolling for the visitors before Aleti hit back thorough Angel Correa, Koke and Joao Felix.
⏱ 46′ [ 1-1 ] The game resumes!
Vamos Atleti! Let’s get this W ✊
— Atlético de Madrid (@atletienglish) February 23, 2020
Partey’s 80 touches on the night we’re the most of the any Atleti player.
The 26-year old Ghanaian also had the joint-highest number of passes (59) of which 47 were accurate (79.7%).
He won 12 of his total 19 duels and made two interceptions and four tackles.
— Villarreal CF English (@Eng_Villarreal) February 23, 2020
Chukwueze came on for Gerard Moreno on the 64th minute and made three key passes, 14 accurate passes (70%) and won two of his four dribbles.