Villarreal – Atletico Madrid – In the end wagon remained derby Primera, between the fifth and fourth teams in the standings. Atletico has only two points more, but of these teams were expected to be next to the leading duo, they now fails. Villarreal is usually good, although in recent times have not good results. In the championship three rounds without a win, while in the European League in the last round secure a place in the sixteenth finals and to the other place. Atletico is also in some championship matches played poorly, or are in the Champions League last without problems in the next round, although they lost to Bayern Munich in the final round. It is interesting that in the last round Examples of both teams drew 0: 0, and the same result is completed, and last season’s tour in Madrid, while Villarreal in their stadium with 1: 0 beat Atletico composition. Start: 12.12.2016. – 19:45 CET
He struggled for Villarreal this season in the Europa League and it was not expected, given that the group was by far the first place they had to provide before the last round. In the end even a place in the knockout phase was asked and secured him victory over Steaua on Thursday. And there have been tortured and for the final 2: 1 they scored just two minutes before the end and after the guests left with one less player on the field. The victory was only enough for second place, but also what it takes to sixteenth finals and now can devote Championship, where three rounds do not know how to triumph.
They were defeated in Bilbao and it is still acceptable in relation to the home defeat by Alavesa, while in the round drew near Leganes. They did not give a single goal in those three trials, and as composition is concerned, the problem is injuries stopper Musacchia, who on Thursday had to leave the game early. In relation to the composition of which is played against Leganes chance they get Bakambu and dos Santos. Now, instead Musacchia could play Gonzalez A..
Probable lineups Villarreal: Asenjo – Mario, V.RUIZ, Gonzalez A., J.Costa – Trigueros, J.DOS Santos B.Soriano, R.Soriano – Bakambu, N.SANSONE
Atletico struggling in the league and the game that the previous season managed to solve in their favor with a lot of trouble, now end up a draw. It is known that the most frequently won minimal, mostly with 1: 0, but in the last round against Espanyol remained 0: 0 and at home, where they played the second draw, with a heavy defeat in the derby to Real Madrid. On Tuesday, they played the match of the last round of the group stage of the Champions League and in Munich were defeated with 1: 0, with them that defeat is no cost and only slightly spoiled total picture, because they had all five wins so far.
More worrying is the fact that the second game in a row did not give a goal, but alone defeat, and it is interesting to coach Simeone has not brought much too altered to match the terrain. It was Filipe Luis for the violation, as well as Tiago and rested it Juanfran is played Vrsaljko, and Savic instead Gimenez to the hitchhiker. Saul Niguez jumped in midfield, and Gaitan, but Gameiro was on the bench and played with only one striker. You should play with two and this means that jumps Gameiro back Tiago and Gimenez, and asked the still Filipe Luis Hernandez would not on its port side, with the back Juanfran on the right.
Probable lineups Atletico Madrid: Recent – Juanfran, Gimenez, Godin, Hernandez – Gabi, Tiago, Koke, Carrasco – Griezmann, Gameiro