2018-19 Spanish Primera – Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal Preview & Prediction

THE FACTS

When does Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal kick off? Sunday 24th February, 2019 – 15:15 (UK)

Where is Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal being played? Estadio Wanda Metropolitano

What television channel is Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal on? Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal will not be televised live in the UK

Where can I stream Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal? Eleven Sports hold the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches in the UK, so it is worth checking their streaming schedule

In the US, ESPN+ have the rights to stream Spanish Primera matches. A free trial is available for those in the US by clicking here

Are tickets still available for Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal?

Atletico Madrid – http://en.atleticodemadrid.com/tickets/

Villarreal – https://www.entradas.com/entradas-villarreal-c-f-temporada-20182019.html?affiliate=EES&doc=artistPages%2Ftickets&fun=artist&action=tickets&erid=1719714&kuid=495526

THE TEAM NEWS

ATLETICO MADRID

Predicted line-up (4-4-2): Oblak; Arias, Gimenez, Godin, Filipe Luis; Saul, Rodri Hernandez, Partey, Koke; Griezmann, Diego Costa

Unavailable:

Doubtful: Lucas Hernandez (Injured)

VILLARREAL

Predicted line-up (3-5-2): Sergio Asenjo; Alvaro Gonzalez, Funes Mori, Victor Ruiz; Mario Gaspar, Caseres, Vicente Iborra, Cazorla, Pedraza; Bacca, Toto Ekambi

Unavailable: Bruno (Injured), Bonera (Injured), Trigueros (Injured)

Doubtful:

THE PREDICTION

This match could be one to keep simple with the stats pointing to a home win without conceding. Atletico Madrid have kept a clean sheet in four of their last five home La Liga matches, with eight wins from their last ten at home as well. They should punish Villarreal in a comfortable home success.