Twitter goes crazy as Madrid derby ends in a 1-1 draw –

Published 04/08/2017, 2:05 PM EDT

Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid clashed today at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium today and the atmosphere was electric. Cristiano Ronaldo vs Antoine Griezmann, who would come out on top? The match ended in a 1-1 draw but the action was non-stop. Twitter fans went crazy and this was their reaction:


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Real Madrid began their packed April schedule with today’s match


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Some stats before the big match

FACT: @Cristiano has scored the most goals in #MadridDerby history.

👇 👇 👇


— MARCA in English (@MARCAinENGLISH) April 8, 2017

Pepe drew first blood for Real Madrid with a fine goal

Pepe!! @realmadrid take the lead! #MadridDerby #somethinghappened

— SOCCER.COM (@soccerdotcom) April 8, 2017

But it wasn’t long before Atletico levelled with Antoine Griezmann

84 minutes of good football from Real Madrid and then just 1 passes and clinical finish to level that 84 min #MadridDerby #RealMadridAtleti

— Aniket Kamble (@KamAniket) April 8, 2017


Griezmann puts a dent on Real Madrid's hopes of ending Atletico's unbeaten run at Bernabeu

— Express Sports (@IExpressSports) April 8, 2017

Atleti taking away one point from the #MadridDerby is a "win" in my books. Their form lately has been very solid.

— CJ Oates (🐺) (@oates_2) April 8, 2017


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Commentated derby today. Thought Atleti got v lucky… but 2 moments of magic from Savic and Correa won them a point. #MadridDerby

— Duncan McMath (@dj_mcmath) April 8, 2017


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