Atlético Madrid vs FC Barcelona live stream: preview, prediction
The match 1/2 finals of the Cup of Spain Atletico Madrid – Barcelona will be held on Wednesday, February 1 at 23:00 (Moscow time) at the stadium Vicente Calderon. In this confrontation bookmakers put on Barcelona’s victory in the first game, which will be held in Madrid, it is also a favorite. To match wards of Luis Enrique fit after a draw in the league with Betis. The Catalans lost 0-1 and only 90 minutes, Luis Suarez has allowed them to get away from defeat. This winning streak was interrupted by a draw Barça, which reached five games. Do not lose the Barca seven fights in a row, but it is unlikely the extension of a win-win series in Seville its suit – in the standings La Liga gap from the leading Real Madrid is now four points while the competitor is one game in hand. By the way, Barcelona has recently often can not win on a foreign field. For example, of the nine previous matches away from it won all four home.
Barcelona is the current winner of the Spanish Cup. In last season’s final in extra time she defeated with a score of 2: 0 Sevilla. This football series, the Catalans played up Hercules, Athletic Bilbao and Real Sociedad. However, only in Sociedad, they won home and away. But in general, of their last four away matches Cup Barcelona has won only one – just in San Sebastian.
Atletico also failed to win at the weekend. He played on the road with a newcomer La Alavesa League and the meeting ended in a goalless draw. After her wards Diego Simeone took fourth place in the standings, the championship of Spain, gaining six points less than Barcelona. Itself became a draw for the capital club’s third in a row, and he has not lost five matches in a row.
Last season, Atletico lost in the quarterfinals of the Celta Vigo – after the guest draw 0: 0 at home he lost it with a score of 2: 3. This year, the football wards beat Simeone guijuelo, Las Palmas and Eibar scoring each time at least two goals at the gate of his rivals. Atletico has won 12 of 17 previous home games in the Spanish Cup and in 13 cases scored more than one goal.
By the way, in the last home match against Barcelona – in April last year in the Champions League, Atletico won with a score of 2: 0. Experts portal Bukmekery.rf believe that in the upcoming game Club of Madrid will win again, in spite of the pre-match scores, and score at the same time more than one goal.