Real Madrid had moved three points clear of their rivals earlier in the day, but third-placed Atletico are now ahead on goal difference following a five-goal victory at the Estadi Ciutat de Valencia.
Read how it all unfolded in Sports Mole's minute-by-minute live commentary of the action below.
LEVANTE: Oier; Moore, Chema, Pier, Tono; Campana, Doukoure; Jason, Bardhi, Morales; Unal
ATLETICO: Oblak; Thomas, Savic, Godin, Luis; Saul, Gabi, Koke, Correa; Griezmann, Gameiro
5 - Diego Simeone has taken charge of five La Liga games without a win at Ciutat de Valencia, at no ground has he managed more without a win (level with Camp Nou). Challenge. pic.twitter.com/OeemDKxGhh— OptaJose (@OptaJose) November 25, 2017
18 - Atletico are unbeaten in their last 18 away games in La Liga (W10 D8), their best ever run in the competition. Union. pic.twitter.com/Vm5e983hS7— OptaJose (@OptaJose) November 25, 2017