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Koke breaks Atletico Madrid record on birthday weekend

The centre-midfielder on Saturday became the youngest ever player in the club's history to make 200 league appearances, a day before he turned 25.

Koke, en el partido de ayer día 7 de enero de 2017, entre el Eibar y el Atlético.

Atletico Madrid vs Las Palmas

Koke became the youngest ever player in the history of Atletico Madrid to make 200 league appearances for the club on Saturday – the day before his 25h birthday.


Koke celebrates with Felipe Luis
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Koke celebrates with Felipe LuisJUAN FLORDIARIO AS

The Spanish midfielder reached the milestone in the 2-0 win over Eibar at the Vicente Calderón. Over his 200 LaLiga games, Koke has scored 21 goals and provided 61 assists.

Exclusive club 

There was another reason to celebrate this week too. After scoring in the Copa del Rey at Las Palmas, Koke joined the exclusive group of Atletico Madrid players to have netted for the club in LaLiga, the Copa, and the Champions League.


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