By Adeboye Amosu:
The Nigeria Professional Football League All-Stars side ended their La Liga tour on a disappointing note following a 2-1 defeat against Atletico Madrid on Saturday, reports Completesportsnigeria.com.
Nicolas Gaitan put Atletico Madrid ahead in the 33rd minute, while Abdulrahmam Bashir equalised for the All-Stars in the 84th minute.
Diego Godin grabbed the winning goal for Atletico a minute from time.
As expected, Atletico Madrid dominated proceedings but were repelled by the All-Stars defenders who put up a disciplined performance for the wnole game.
Their resistance was however broken by a fine strike by Argentine midfielder Gaitan who curled in a fine effort behind Ikechukwu Ezenwa.
Abdulrahmam Bashir came close to restoring parity for the Nigerian side in the 70th minute but blazed his effort wide.
Bashir however equalised for the All-Stars six minutes from time.
There was more time for Atletico Madrid to score the winner with Diego Godin grabbing the winning goal a minute from time.