Atletico Madrid will be hosting Granada on match day 33 of the Spanish Primera league 2015/2016.
Diego Simeone side currently sits 2nd on the log with 73 points in 32 games, and 3 point behind the league leader “Barcelona”. The Madrid based side is on 2 games winning streak. After the side surprise lost to Sportin Gijon, they have won their 2 league after that scoring 2 goals and conceding twice.
Granada is still fighting hard to keep their league status, as they sits 17th on the log, with 30 point in 32 games, staying 2 points off the relegation waters.
- Atletico Madrid have failed to loss any of their last 5 league games at home
- Atletico Madrid is on 2 league games winning streak.
- Granada have failed to win a league in their last 5 league games
- Granada have won 1 of their last 5 league away games
Team news: Atletico Madrid
José María Giménez and Tiago are said to be back in full training with their mate, as they are expected to form part of Atletico Madrid bench against Granada on Sunday.
Atletico Madrid: Predicted Line-up: (4-4-2)
Oblak: Luis, Hernandez, Godin, Juanfran: Gabi, Koke, Yannick, Niguez: Antoine, Torres
Team news: Granada
Jose Gonzalez will have back in is ranks Dimitri Foulquier and Fran Rico who were missing in action for the side in the clash against Malaga because of Suspension.
Granada: Predicted Line-Up- (4-2-3-1)
Fernandez: Biraghi, Foulquier, Babin, Lomban: Perez, Doucoure: Rochina, Cuenca, Isaac: El-Arabi
Atletico Madrid Vs Granada: Head-To-Head-Stats
Granada is still In search of it first victory over Atletico Madrid. The Nazaries have failed to beat Atletico Madrid in 10 meetings.
Atletico has however recorded 8 win in the last 10 meeting between the two sides, with 2 ending in a goalles draw. The first leg of this clash for the 2015/2016 ended in a 2-0 victory for Atletico Madrid at the Nuevo Los Cármenes in December with Antoine and Godin scoring the goal.
Atletico Madrid Vs Granada: Prediction
Atletico Madrid has an upper hand in this coming clash. Their 2-0 UCL win over Barcelona during the midweek definitely spur the side for more victory, only if there are not complacent. A point is not impossible for Granada, but will be difficult at the Calderon.