Atletico Madrid journey to Old Trafford for the primary time since 1991 this week to face Manchester United within the Champions League.
The whole rating for the final sixteen matches is at present even 1-1 after the primary match in Madrid final month when Joao Felix headed Los Rojiblancos within the lead.
It has not been a very good season for Atleti within the protection of their La Liga title, however the latest accumulation of wins regardless of rising harm issues ought to imply that confidence within the squad is excessive.
This is the beginning eleven that Diego Simeone may select for this …
Atletico followers ask Jan Oblak to rediscover his finest type / Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno / GettyImages
Jan Oblak (GK) – It has not been his finest season and he is aware of he may have performed extra to save lots of Anthony Elanga’s equalizer in the primary spherical.
Stefan Savic (CB) – This shall be his first time enjoying at Old Trafford, after lacking out on his Manchester City days a decade in the past.
Felipe (CB) – Was not within the squad for the primary stage after a earlier European suspension however accidents will give him a spot right here.
Reinaldo (CB) – Has switched between center-back and left-back since he got here from Lille and can play in the previous on Tuesday.
Koke could also be again after lacking the primary stage / Juan Manuel Serrano Arce / GettyImages
Marcos Llorente (RWB) – Not having the type of implausible season he had in 2020/21, however an ever-changing function has not helped.
Rodrigo de Paul (CM) – Left on the bench for the primary spherical however scored his first La Liga objective for the membership this weekend and needs to be filled with confidence.
Koke (CM) – Got 45 minutes beneath the belt in opposition to Cadiz after recovering from the muscle harm that stored him from holding the primary spherical in opposition to United.
Hector Herrera (CM) – Has develop into a extra common starter in latest weeks and is anticipated to proceed in opposition to the background of accidents to others.
Renan Lodi (LWB) – It was his cross that led to Atletico’s first objective, whereas he scored two targets himself in a league match just a few days later.
Expect Antoine Griezmann to begin this time / Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno / GettyImages
Antoine Griezmann (ST) – Came off the bench in the primary leg after overcoming an harm however has began Atletico’s final two league video games.
Joao Felix (ST) – Scored a spectacular header in the primary leg and has been in fine condition in entrance of objective in latest weeks.
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