Atletico Madrid vs Celta Vigo – Preview

Atletico Madrid now have no chance to the title after their defeat to Levante last time out, they will be hosting Celta Vigo this weekend at Estadio Vicente Calderón.

Atletico Madrid are now 3 points below the leaders Barcelona and are out of the title race as they fall behind on head-to-head. They still have a chance to finish second in the league if Real Madrid fail to win at Deportivo on Saturday.

Atletico Madrid vs Celta Vigo - Preview

Celta Vigo on the other hand had already secured a Europa League spot for next season, they are playing for pride and they come into this game on the back of a home win against Malaga last week.

Form Comparison

Atletico Madrid are in a good form, they are unbeaten in 5 of their last 6 games.
Atletico Madrid have won their last 6 home games and are also unbeaten in their last 16 home games.
Atletico Madrid have kept a Clean Sheet in 6 of their last 7 hone games.
Celta Vigo are not poor themselves, they have lost just 1 game in their last 6 games, they have won 3.
Celta Vigo are average on the road, they have won 3 of their last 6 away games and Lost 2.
Atletico Madrid: Team News

Atletico Madrid vs Celta Vigo - Preview

Atletico Madrid have no missing players, Diego Simeone will have the luxury of picking his preferred line up or make rotations as he likes.

Atletico Madrid: Predicted line-up (4-4-2)

Oblak – Hernandez, Savic, Gimenez, Gamez – Carrasco, Kranevitter, Partey, Oliver Torres – Correa, Vietto.

Celta Vigo: Team News

Gustavo Cabral is still on ban and won’t be available for this game. The manager is expected to repeat his last line up

Celta Vigo: Predicted line-up (4-2-3-1)

Blanco – Jonny, Mallo, Gomez, Planas – Wass, Diaz – Orellana, Hernandez, Nolito – Aspas

Atletico Madrid are the favourites in this game, they are in good form and are eager for a win after their last defeat which denied them a chance to the title, but nevertheless Celta De Vigo are no pushovers and they will play to end their league campaign with a win.