Luis Garcia and Diego Forlan netted first-half goals, while Maxi Rodriguez added a second-half brace as Atletico bounced back from their 3-0 defeat to Barcelona.
Struggling Getafe picked up their first league win of the season as they beat newly-promoted Real Murcia 2-0.
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