Jorge Resurreción Merodio
Atletico Madrid's Koke was full of praise for team-mate and goalkeeper Jan Oblak, who was in the thick of the action against Sporting CP.
Koke and Antoine Griezmann scored first-half goals to lead Atletico Madrid to a handy first-leg advantage against a generous Sporting CP.
After Isco appeared to complain about game-time at Real Madrid, Spain team-mate Koke suggested he would be welcome at Atletico Madrid.
Ahead of Spain's friendly with Argentina, Koke has admitted there is little point coming up with a plan to stop Lionel Messi.
Koke said Atletico Madrid will continue to move forward, even if Antoine Griezmann leaves the LaLiga side.
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.