Jorge Resurreción Merodio
Atletico Madrid were beaten by Sevilla in the Copa del Rey quarter-finals on Tuesday and Diego Simeone took responsibility.
Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke said Antoine Griezmann was delighted after ending his run without a goal.
Koke has had his say on rumours that Antoine Griezmann could join Barcelona from Atletico Madrid in 2018.
After holding Barcelona to a 1-1 draw, Atletico Madrid midfielder Koke was satisfied with his side's display.
Spain duo Thiago Alcantara and Koke do not want questions about Gerard Pique's commitment to distract from their upcoming matches.
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone has identified Alvaro Morata as a danger man as they prepare to host Chelsea in the Champions League.
Koke has committed his long-term future to Atletico Madrid by signing a seven-year contract extension with Diego Simeone's side.
Atletico Madrid are moving to a new stadium ahead of next season, but Koke will miss playing at the Vicente Calderon.
Roberto Soriano's strike continued Villarreal's fine form against Atletico Madrid, with Yannick Carrasco suffering an injury for the hosts.
There was nothing spectacular about Atletico Madrid, but Diego Simeone's side got the job done at struggling Malaga.