A sleepless night for the city of Atlanta and Falcons fans as the team took them from their happy peak to the bottom of despair. The team from Atlanta took the lead by 28-3 at the beginning of the third half. They allowed the Patriots to come back to equalize 28-28 after the fourth quarter ended.
For the first time in the history of the Super Bowl, the match must go to extra time and the bravery of the team that won the championship in the 21st century helped the Patriots crowned. The Patriots won the Super Bowl for the fifth time after the seasons 2001, 2003, 2004 and 2014.
Midfielder Tom Brady is the soul of all five Patriots championships and has received the MVP Super Bowl four times, including the match against Falcons. The 39-year-old star became the first midfielder to reach this milestone.
Meanwhile Falcons fell for the second time in the Super Bowl match. For the first time in the 1998 season with a 19-34 defeat against the Denver Broncos.
The Patriots made a comeback that no other team had ever made in the Super Bowl match over 25 points. The troops from New England were led 3-28 in the third half and entered the fourth quarter with a score of 9-28. At that time, Falcons fans and players began to celebrate the first Super Bowl championship.
Falcons was underestimated by the Patriots before the ball rolled, but this was not shown on the pitch. Atlanta city team with rising midfielder Matt Ryan had a second half boom after drawing 0-0 in the first half. Falcons made three consecutive touches at the end of the pitch to lead 21-0 before the Patriots were able to equalize three points thanks to a successful 40-meter kick from Stephen Gostkowski.