Atletico Madrid vs Valencia
Spanish La Liga
Date: Sunday, 5th March 2017
Kick-Off at 15:15 UK / 16:15 CET
Venue: Estadio Vicente Calderon (Madrid).
This past week have been a misfortune for Diego Simeone and his side, but they have managed to remain in the 4th position. This weekend they will host Valencia Estadio Vicente Calderón hoping to steer their ship back to winning ground.
Los Rojiblancos ended the month of February with a loss to their rivals Barcelona and began this Match without a win as they drew 1-1 in the midweek game. They are still in the 4th position behind Sevilla but now have 11 points afar the new leaders Barcelona. If they lose this game they may be out of the 4th position if Real Sociedad wins their own game.
Meanwhile, Valencia got back to winning ways on Tuesday as they defeated Leganes by a lone goal, putting their weekend loss behind them. They ended February fairly as they grabbed 10 points from a possible 18 points, having lost twice drawn once and won trice.
Valencia have climbed up to 13th position with 29 points to their name, they will be hoping to keep up with the good form to get into the top half of the table.
Atletico Madrid vs Valencia: Head to Head Statistics
Los Rojiblancos have won each of their last 3 games against the Bats, scoring at least 2 goals in each games.
The Madrid side last lost to Valencia in 2014 which have been the only defeat in 10 games, they have drawn 3 and won 6 times.
Atletico are the better team at Estadio Vicente Calderón with 11 wins against Valencia, they have drawn 6 times and lost 8 times.
Atletico Madrid vs Valencia: Prediction
Both teams have been in similar form recently, but we still consider Atleti as the favorites in this game. We don’t expect them to lose or draw this game which will make it 3 consecutive games in La Liga without a win.
We are expecting Simeone’s men to put up a brave fight at home to remain in the 4th position after this weekend. Also we are predicting the two teams to get on the score sheet.
Atletico Madrid vs Valencia: Bet Tips
Atletico Madrid to win at 1.75 with Unibet
Both teams to score at 1.90 with Unibet