Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool LIVE in Champions League: Preview, Squad News and Dream11 Prediction, ATM vs LIV live to stream, follow for live updates. Atletico Madrid will take on Liverpool in the group of death. The Spanish side will look to take the lead over the Reds. While Jurgen Klopp’s men would want to extend their lead in the group.
Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool LIVE in the Champions League: Match Preview
With both Simone and Klopp still at their respective clubs, it implies no change in the style of football. This game is likely to be similar to the previous encounters between the two teams. Atletico Madrid will sit back to soak pressure and hit on counterattacks.
On the other hand, the Reds will try to play high intensity expansive and attacking football. They will try to break down the stubborn Los Colchoneros. However, it won’t be an easy task as Liverpool have known by now.
Sqaud News and Injuries
It is not clear whether Jose Gimenez, Marcos Llorente and Matheus Cunha will be available for the game or not? The trio will go late fitness test to see whether they will be able to make it on time or not. Apart from that Simone has no injury or suspension concerns.
Curtis Jones missed the Premier League game against Watford and he will be absent for this game as well. Thiago Alcantara has been ruled out with a calf injury. Harvey Elliot is a long term absentee.
Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool Predicted Line-Ups
Atletico Madrid: Jan Oblak; Mario Hermoso, Geoffrey Kondogbia, Felipe; Kieran Trippier, Yannick Carrasco, Rodrigo De Paul, Koke, Thomas Lemar; Joao Felix, Luis Suarez
Liverpool: Alisson; Andrew Robertson, Virgil van Dijk, Joel Matip, Trent Alexander-Arnold; Fabinho, James Milner, Jordan Henderson; Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah
Head to Head stats: Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool Live
Diego Simone vs Jurgen Klopp
The two managers have faced each other two times. Diego Simone turned out to be the winner in both of these games.
Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool Head to Head
The two teams have locked horns six times, with the Spaniards triumphing three times. While the English side has won twice and the one game ended in a draw.
Players to watch out for-
It s likely that Liverpool will try to bombard Atletico Madrid with constant attacks. Jan Oblak needs to be at his lethal best to help his team in this game. There will be moments when he will have to stunning saves in this game. With Atletico Madrid being more defensive Oblak will have to come to the rescue for his team.
With Thiago out for the game, the Reds will find it hard to open Los Colchoneros through the middle. They will need their fullbacks to do well in the final third. On the right-hand side of Atletico Madrid, Kieran Trippier is not the most gifted player defensively. Thus Robertson must exploit that to swing in crosses inside the box.
ATM vs LIV Dream11 Prediction
DEF: Trent Alexander Arnold, Stefan Savic, Virgil Van Dijk, Andy Robertson
MID: Fabiano, Marcos Llorente, Jordan Henderson.
ATT: Mohammad Salah(C), Luis Suarez (VC), Yannick Carrasco.
12th Man Prediction
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