Atletico Madrid is not in good shape before the reception of Chelsea in the first leg of the 1/8 Champions League round.
03:00 on February 24 | National Arena, Romania
Direct: K + PM
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Atletico: Oblak; Savic, Felipe, Hermoso; Llorente, Kondogbia, Koke, Saul, Lodi; Felix, Suarez
Chelsea: Mendy; Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Rudiger; James, Kovacic, Jorginho, Chilwell; Mount, Abraham, Werner
RECOGNITION OF THE FIGHT
When the visit of the 1/8 Champions League round brought Chelsea to Atletico Madrid, everyone said that the Spanish team would take full advantage, from the form of the game, the bravery of the head coach to experience in the playground. Europe.
But since then, the situation has changed a lot. Atletico no longer retains the same certainty as at the beginning of the season, as evidenced by two consecutive unsuccessful wins. As for Chelsea, after replacing the general, this team has made great progress but the evidence is that 7 consecutive matches are not lose.
Atletico will also have an additional disadvantage when it comes to playing at home on neutral ground. Therefore, this fight is now more balanced than ever.
Schedule of round 1/8 European Cup