ATL vs BAR Dream11 Prediction
With the La Liga getting back in action, it will be Atletico Madrid that plays host to FC Barcelona up next at the Metropolitano. Talking about the standings, Ateltico Madrid are currently in at the 3rd spot with 17 points and have been going through a terrific run with five wins and two draws. As for FC Barcelona, it has been a poor start to the season with 11 points courtesy two draws, two defeats and three wins on board. The Catalans are going through a turmoil since the end of last season and will have to be at their best in order to get the better of a resolute Atletico Madrid unit. With that being said, here is the ATL vs BAR Dream 11 Prediction for the game ahead.
ATL vs BAR Prediction La Liga
Fixture: Atletico Madrid vs FC Barcelona
Date and Time: 22 November, 1:30 AM (IST)
Venue: Estadio Wanda Metropolitano
Recent Form (La Liga)
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Head to Head
From the last six meetings between the two sides, Barcelona have got the edge with three wins in contrast to Atletico Madrid's solitary win. Two games have ended on level terms as well.
ATL vs BAR Dream11, Playing 11, Team News, Injury Report
Atletico Madrid Team News
Injury Update and Unavailability: Sime Vrasljko, Hector Herrera and Lucas Torreira are ruled out due to injury. Luis Suarez and Lucas Torreira were recently tested positive for COVID-19 and will be missing out here.
Expected Changes: Oblak should be starting in at goal, while, Hermoso, Gimenez, Savic and Trippier are likely to be the back four in defence. Saul Niguez and Kondogbia are expected to be the central midfielders. Koke, Llorente, and Angel Correa could start in behind Joao Felix
ATL Playing 11 (Probable)
Barcelona Team News
Injury Update and Unavailability: Ronald Araujo, Sergio Busquets, Ansu Fati and Samuel Umtiti are on the sidelines due to injury.
Expected Changes: Ter Stegen should be starting in at goal, while, Sergio Roberto, Pique, Lenglet and Jordi Alba are likely to form the line of defence. Pjanic and Frankie De Jong could partner along in central midfield. Dembele, Lionel Messis and Pedri could feature in behind Griezmann.
BAR Playing 11 (Probable)
F D Jong
ATL vs BAR Dream 11 Teams
Goalkeeper- J Oblak
Defenders- S Roberto, J Alba, M Hermoso
Midfielders- M Llorente, O Dembele, F D Jong
Forwards- L Messi (c), J Felix (vc), A Griezmann
Joao Felix can play a pivotal role up top for Atletico Madrid. Felix has five goals, two assists and a pass accuracy of 83.4% from seven appearances in the league this season.
Lionel Messi will be the obvious danger man from Barcelona's end. Messi has three goals and a pass accuracy of 86% from seven appearances in the league this season.
X Factors and Differential Picks
Marcus Llorente has impressed in the midfield region for Atletico Madrid. Llorente has three goals, two assists and a pass accuracy of 76.4% from seven appearances in the league so far.
Sergio Roberto has a goal, two assists and a pass accuracy of 90.5% from six appearances in the league this season for Barcelona.
ATL vs BAR Match Prediction
Though Barcelona might have had their fair share of success against Atletico Madrid in previous encounters, they do look out of sorts when we talk about current day. Atletico Madrid, on the other hand, look more complete and cohesive as a unit in contrast. With that being said, the ATL vs BAR Today Match Prediction odds are in favour of Atletcio Madrid to get the win here.