Relegation-struggling Pucela will meet Colchoneros on Saturday night time at Wanda Metropolitano.
Atletico Madrid will look to get again on observe in Spain’s prime division once they host Actual Valladolid at Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday night. Diego Simeone’s workforce is presently fourth in La Liga, with 28 factors from the primary 17 video games of the season, whereas Actual Valladolid is seventeenth, only one level above the underside three.
This season, it would not appear to be Atletico Madrid will probably be within the working for the La Liga title. The Crimson and Whites are presently in fourth place with 28 factors, 13 factors behind leaders Barcelona, who’ve a recreation in hand.
Atletico completed final of their Champions League group, so they will not be taking part in in Europe within the second half of the season. The Copa del Rey is their solely real looking probability at a trophy, they usually moved on to the quarterfinals with a 2-0 win at Levante on Wednesday night time. The objectives have been scored by Alvaro Morata and Marcos Llorente, and Madrid gained simply. Nevertheless, they’ve solely gained certainly one of their final six league video games, which they cut up with Almeria final weekend.
Simeone’s workforce misplaced their final league recreation at Wanda Metropolitano by a rating of 1-0 to Barcelona. They have not been superb at dwelling this season, getting simply 11 factors from eight video games. Actual Valladolid, alternatively, has the third-worst away document in Spain’s prime league this season, with simply 4 factors from eight video games and 5 objectives.
Actual Valladolid has misplaced their earlier 4 matches in all competitions and has not gained within the competitors since November 5, which is regarding at this level within the season. They’re seventeenth within the desk, one level forward of Cadiz, after 5 wins, two attracts, and 10 losses in 17 matches.
Seville is nineteenth and Valencia is twelfth, so the battle on the backside of the desk is likely to be thrilling.
Kick-off: 11:00 p.m. (IST), 5:30 p.m. (GMT)
Atletico Madrid type (all competitions): WWWLDW
Actual Valladolid type (all competitions): LWLLLL
Gamers to Watch
The French worldwide’s expertise is without doubt one of the few positives Atletico Madrid has had this 12 months, and he’s the man to observe once they face Actual Valladolid subsequent. Probably the most harmful attacking participant on this Atletico Madrid squad is Antoine Griezmann, who has 5 objectives and 5 assists in La Liga up to now on this.
Oscar Plano is a Spanish attacking midfielder who has been a member of the membership for like 4 years for Actual Valladolid. Plano joined Actual Valladolid within the 2018-2019 season from Huesca, and since then he has been an important participant for the squad, famous for his sturdy abilities, goal-scoring potential and work price.
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- Of their earlier 12 encounters with Valladolid, the hosts are undefeated and have gained 11 of them. Of their previous 4 dwelling conferences in opposition to Valladolid in all competitions, Atletico has preserved a clear sheet.
- In every of their earlier 4 La Liga losses, Valladolid failed to attain.
- Valladolid has the third-worst offensive document in La Liga, whereas the hosts have the third-best defensive document.
Damage and Workforce Information
Stefan Savic, who was lacking within the league recreation in opposition to Almeria on account of suspension, will rejoin Atletico. After his pink card in opposition to Almeria, Sergio Reguilon is suspended for this match, and Jose Gimenez and Yannick Carrasco are anticipated to overlook once more on account of accidents.
Actual Valladolid will probably be with out Monchu, who was despatched off in opposition to Rayo, and Sergio Escudero on account of a muscle harm. Attributable to his harm from him, Kenedy is a big doubt.
The 2 groups have crossed paths 96 instances throughout competitions since their first assembly in 1948. The hosts lead 56-21.
Matches Performed – 96
Athletic Madrid – 56
Actual Valladolid – 21
Draw – 19
Atletico Madrid predicted lineup:
Oblak; Molina, Savic, Hermoso, Reinildo; Llorente, De Paul, Koke, Correa; Griezmann, Morata
Actual Valladolid predicted lineup:
Masip; Fresneda, Joaquin, J Sanchez, Rosa; Malsa, Aguado, Perez; Silver, Guardiola, Flat
Actual Valladolid has a foul away document, however Atletico Madrid is a troublesome aspect to again proper now with any actual confidence. They’ve additionally had bother at dwelling this season. As a consequence, we’re betting on Simeone’s workforce to win, though by the slimmest of margins, in entrance of their very own followers.
Forecast: Atletico Madrid 2-0 Actual Valladolid
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