Atlético Madrid host Barcelona at the Estadio Metropolitano later today in the 16th round of La Liga.
Diego Simeone is expected to make a couple of changes to the side that beat Real Oviedo in the Copa del Rey round of last 32 earlier this week.
Geoffrey Kondogbia will most likely get the nod ahead of Koke in midfield, while João Félix is expected to take Álvaro Morata’s spot in the forwards’ line.
Atlético Madrid must win this evening against the Catalan outfit if they want to stand any chance of staying in the title race.
Predicted Atlético Madrid lineup against Barcelona:
AS predict that Simeone will field the following starting XI against Barcelona: Jan Oblak – Nahuel Molina, Stefan Savić, José María Giménez, Reinildo Mandava – Marcos Llorente, Pablo Barrios, Geoffrey Kondogbia, Yannick Carrasco – Antoine Griezmann, João Félix.
The match is set to kick off at 9 PM CET.
GSFN | Tom Cserép