Atletico Madrid celebrates La Liga title

Atlético Madrid is the new king of Spain after a tense battle dethrones Barcelona as league champions.

A coach assistance embraces Atletico's David Villa after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Atletico clinched its first league title in 18 years after a 1-1 draw

A coach assistance embraces Atletico's David Villa after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Atletico clinched its first league title in 18 years after a 1-1 draw. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Wrapped in a Uruguayan flag Atletico's Diego Godin walk through the field after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Wrapped in a Uruguayan flag Atletico's Diego Godin walk through the field after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Atletico Madrid's team members celebrate, spraying champagne, after winning their Spanish First Division soccer match against Barcelona, and the league title, in Barcelona

Atletico Madrid's team members celebrate, spraying champagne, after winning their Spanish First Division soccer match against Barcelona, and the league title, at Nou Camp stadium in Barcelona May 17, 2014. A towering Diego Godin header secured Atletico Madrid a 1-1 draw against Barcelona and a first La Liga title for 18 years in a thrilling climax to the campaign on Saturday. REUTERS/Gustau Nacarino (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Atletico Madrid's players celebrate after winning the Spanish first division title following their soccer match against Barcelona in Barcelona

Atletico Madrid's players celebrate after winning the Spanish first division title following their soccer match against Barcelona at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona May 17, 2014. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Atletico's coach Diego Simeone from Argentina, rear, hugs Atletico's Gabi after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's coach Diego Simeone from Argentina, rear, hugs Atletico's Gabi after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Atletico's Tiago Mendes and Raul Garcia celebrate after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Atletico clinched its first league title in 18 years after a 1-1 draw

Atletico's Tiago Mendes and Raul Garcia celebrate after a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. Atletico clinched its first league title in 18 years after a 1-1 draw. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, from Chile, celebrates scoring his side's first goal with teammates Daniel Alves (22) and Sergio Busquets during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, from Chile, celebrates scoring his side's first goal with teammates Daniel Alves (22) and Sergio Busquets during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, from Chile, right, celebrates scoring his side's first goal with teammate Daniel Alves during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez, from Chile, right, celebrates scoring his side's first goal with teammate Daniel Alves during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Atletico Madrid's Arda Turan lies on the pitch during their soccer match against Barcelona in Barcelona

Atletico Madrid's Arda Turan (bottom) lies on the pitch during their Spanish First Division soccer match against Barcelona at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona May 17, 2014. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Barcelona's Daniel Alves from Brazil, left, and Atletico's Koke challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Daniel Alves from Brazil, left, and Atletico's Koke challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Atletico Madrid's Juanfran is challenged by Barcelona's Pedro during their Spanish First Division soccer match in Barcelona

Atletico Madrid's Juan Francisco Torres (L), commonly known as Juanfran, is challenged by Barcelona's Pedro Rodriguez during their Spanish First Division soccer match at Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona May 17, 2014. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo (SPAIN - Tags: SPORT SOCCER)

Barcelona's Gerard Pique, left, argues as referee Mateu Lahoz show a yellow card to teammate Sergio Busquets during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Gerard Pique, left, argues as referee Mateu Lahoz show a yellow card to teammate Sergio Busquets during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Atletico's Diego Godin from Uruguay, left takes the ball past Barcelona's Pedro Rodriguez, centre, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's Diego Godin from Uruguay, left takes the ball past Barcelona's Pedro Rodriguez, centre, during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)

Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina embraces teammate Alexis Sanchez after he scored his team's forest goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Lionel Messi from Argentina embraces teammate Alexis Sanchez after he scored his team's forest goal during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Barcelona goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto jumps for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona goalkeeper Jose Manuel Pinto jumps for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Atletico's coach Diego Simeone from Argentina embraces Atletico's Arda Turan from Turkey after he leaves the field injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's coach Diego Simeone from Argentina embraces Atletico's Arda Turan from Turkey after he leaves the field injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Atletico's Joao Miranda, from Brazil, front, jumps for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's Joao Miranda, from Brazil, front, jumps for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez from Chile, top, and Atletico's Filipe Luis, from Brasil challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Alexis Sanchez from Chile, top, and Atletico's Filipe Luis, from Brasil challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Barcelona's Javier Mascherano from Argentina, left, and Atletico's Raul Garcia , center, challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Javier Mascherano from Argentina, left, and Atletico's Raul Garcia , center, challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Barcelona's Gerard Pique, left, Barcelona's Sergio Busquets, center and Atletico's David Villa challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Barcelona's Gerard Pique, left, Barcelona's Sergio Busquets, center and Atletico's David Villa challenge for the ball during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Atletico's Diego Costa lies injured on the pitch during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's Diego Costa lies injured on the pitch during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

Atletico's Diego Ribas from Brazil, left, embraces teammate Diego Costa as he leaves the field after vein injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's Diego Ribas from Brazil, left, embraces teammate Diego Costa as he leaves the field after vein injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Atletico's Diego Costa, left covers his face after leaving the field injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014

Atletico's Diego Costa, left covers his face after leaving the field injured during a Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, May 17, 2014. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki)