Atletico Madrid continues to vie for a strong finish in the La Liga following their late win against Barcelona based team Espanyol last weekend.
Diego Simeone’s men will be out to tighten their grip on the top four when they hot Granada on Wednesday evening in the La Liga.
Granada is just a point above the relegation zone and they will also do all they can to avoid relegation to the Segunda division when they visit Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday.
The services of Geoffrey Kondogbia will be greatly missed in this clash, the defensive midfielder was shown a red card in the clash against Espanyol and will miss this tie due to suspension.
Felipe will also miss this clash due to an accumulation of cards, he was shown his fifth yellow card against Espanyol in his last time out.
Jose Gimenez is yet to recover from his injury and he is expected to watch from the stand.
The Nazaries also have a suspension case, defender German Sanchez will be out due to suspension, the defender was flashed a red card in the 4-1 defeat against Levante.
HEAD TO HEAD
In the last five meetings Atletico Madrid got the edge here, the reigning La Liga Champions won three and drew one while Granada only won just one of the last five matches between these two sides.
Diego Simeone’s might not be in contention for the La Liga this season but they have put in some tremendous performances so far to show that they still have what it takes to go against any team.
Atletico Madrid’s last five games in the La Liga have a record of four wins and one defeat.
The visiting team is experiencing a tough campaign in the La Liga and only won one of their last five games, they suffered three defeats and a draw in those games.
Oblak; Vrsaljko, Savic, Hermoso; Llorente, Koke, De Paul, Carrasco; Lemar, Correa; Felix
Maximiano; Quini, Diaz, Duarte, Sanchez, Escudero; Puertas, Milla; Collado; Molina, Machis
Atletico Madrid 2-1 Granada
The reigning La Liga Champions are expected to take this claim the three points here as Los Colchoneros have their sights set on a top-four finish since their exit from the Champions League
Our experts at moniebet.com are predicting an Atletico Madrid win.