Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona Betting Tip and Predictions. In the second leg of the Quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League Atletico Madrid host FC Barcelona at Vicente Calderón Stadium. Read below betting preview, useful info and predictions for the match between Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona.
FC Barcelona have managed to make an advantage in the first leg and beat Atletico 2-1, but generally their recent performance is not at the high level. That victory was the only one in their last four matches in all competitions and the crisis in team in visible. First, they took only one point against Villarreal 2-2, after that they lost in “El Clásico” against Real Madrid 1-2, while in the last La Liga game Real Sociedad beat them 1-0. Despite all those bad results, Barca still standing at the top of the table, but the difference between them and second Atletico Madrid is only three points, while Real Madrid have only four points less. Visitors are still favorite to make positive result on this match and qualify in the semi finals. They have quality players, but they will have to do their best and it won’t be an easy match for them.
Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona injuries and suspensions
Home side miss suspended Fernando Torres, while Tiago and Giménez are both injured. On the other side, visitors will be without Mathieu, Rafinha, Sandro, Vermaelen and Vidal.
Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona possible lineups
Atletico Madrid: Oblak; Juanfran, Godín, Hernández, Filipe Luís; Koke, Gabi, Augusto, Ñíguez; Griezmann, Carrasco.
FC Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Alves, Piqué, Mascherano, Jordi Alba; Busquets, Rakitić, Iniesta; Messi, Neymar, Suárez.
Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona Prediction
Both teams hope that can reach the semi finals and both have real chances to do it. Barcelona have an advantage, but Atletico Madrid play upfront their supporters and they could be very dangerous. I expect interesting match between Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona, but I don’t see away win here.