Los Rojiblancos will look to reduce the gap on league leaders, Barcelona who are 11 points above them. They will also be wary of their closest rivals, Valencia, who are just a point adrift of them. As a result of this, they will be leaving no stone unturned in their quest to pick maximum points.
This should not be a difficult task for them to achieve having won four of their previous five meetings with their visitors.
Both sides have met 53 times and 15 ended in a stalemate. The same betting firm is offering odds of (4.33) for the game to end in a no-winner, no-vanquish situation.
Marcelino Garcia Toral’s charges are not having th best of times after two straight loses, though these came against heavyweights Real Madrid and Barcelona.
The last time Los Che won against Atleti was back in 2014 and for them to repeat a similar feat here, they will have to defy the odds of (7.50).
The 10-time league champions have not tasted defeat in their last six meetings with their visitors and the bookies are offering (1.10) for them to avoid defeat in the duel.
The Oranges have scored in eight of their last nine outings in all competitions while Atletico have not failed to find the net in their last nine engagements, as such, punters can back both sides to score at odds of (1.90) in the tie.
*Odds correct at the time of writing. Please gamble responsibly.