Atletico Madrid have seen their lead cut at the top of LaLiga, but Koke says they were always ready for the fight.
Luis Suarez scored but finished with frustration written across his face as Atletico Madrid were held by Real Madrid in a thrilling derby.
Atletico Madrid squandered their lead with two minutes to play in Sunday's Derbi, with Real Madrid frustrating their neighbours again.
Karim Benzema says he has been able to take on a new role in Real Madrid's attack since Cristiano Ronaldo's departure.
Real Madrid top-scorer Karim Benzema has missed the past three games due to injury but Zinedine Zidane said he is "much better".
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid face each other next weekend, with Zinedine Zidane convinced the title is not beyond his team.
Injury-hit Real Madrid have been linked with both Kylian Mbappe and Erling Haaland but will have neither against Atalanta.
Karim Benzema missed Real Madrid's win at Real Valladolid and will not play against Atalanta in the Champions League unless fully fit.
Karim Benzema tersisih ketika Real Madrid bertandang ke Real Valladolid dalam LaLiga sebagai medan pemanas badan untuk menentang Atalanta, Khamis depan.
Real Madrid's injury list has deepened for this weekend's trip to Real Valladolid with Karim Benzema unavailable.