Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona, Preview, Prediction, Latest Team News, Livestream: La Liga 2021/22 Gameweek 8
Atletico Madrid look to regain their confidence as they face the Catalans, with Alley Sport bringing Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona and the buildup to the game.
The Rojiblancos were considered as the hot favorites to lift the La Liga crown, after winning their 11th Championship title last season. They started off positively, but a poor month of September saw them drop to the 4th position, as they now face their most difficult task till date, taking on rivals FC Barcelona at the Wanda Metropolitano.
Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona: Preview
Atletico Madrid had a night to forget as they lost to Alaves 1-0 in the game week 7 of the La Liga. Atletico Madrid have managed just 1 win in their previous 5 games in all competitions, which are signs of worry for the Madrid side. With Barcelona looking vulnerable, Atletico Madrid have the perfect opportunity to get their season back on track with a win against the Catalans. If Barcelona win, it would be a big dent in the confidence of the Rojiblancos who would be less likely be considered to be title contenders.
Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona: Prediction
Barcelona playing against fierce rivals Atletico Madrid has always been one of the most interesting encounters in the La Liga calendar. However, the dynamics of the encounter have not been the same, with Atletico Madrid being a stronger unit, while Barcelona struggling in the early stages of the season. In our prediction, we expect the game to be a 1-1 draw between the sides, as Atletico have been also struggling with goals, while Ronald Koeman hoping to keep his job.
Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona: Latest Team News
Thomas Lemar remains the only doubt for the game against Barcelona, with a muscle injury. Joao Felix will return back to the squad after serving his suspension, and is expected to start over the French striker. Rodri de Paul has become a crucial component for the Diego Simeone’s 5 man midfield, while Jan Oblak remains the keeper for the crucial game against Barcelona. It would be another emotional moment for Luis Suarez, as he faces his old club in this La Liga clash.
Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona
Here’s our Atletico Madrid predicted lineup vs Barcelona-
GK: Jan Oblak
LCB: Mario Hermoso
CB: Felipe Monteiro
RCB: Jose Gimenez
LM: Yannick Carrasco
CM: Rodri de Paul
CM: Geoffrey Kondogbia
CM: Marcos Llorente
RM: Kieran Trippier
ST: Luis Suarez
ST: Joao Felix
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Livestream
La Liga will be broadcasted live in India on the Viacom18 Entertainment Network, streamed live on the MTV Channel (Sunday, 3rd October, 12:30 AM IST). UK fans can catch the game on La Liga TV and Free Sports, who are the official broadcasters of the Spanish La Liga in the United Kingdom. ESPN+ hold the broadcasting rights for the United States viewers.
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