RM Vs ATL Fantasy Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Claim to the city set to reignite one of the most hotly contested rivalries in the La Liga.
An affair between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid have always been a gruelling and vigorous battle and today’s impending showdown between the two is set to be played out on the same lines. When the two city rivals take on each other, this clash will see the fireworks go off in the league as either side leaves no stone unturned to down its much hated rival.
Having turned the script around this season, table toppers Atletico Madrid are occupying a position which Real Madrid have become so accustomed to. Yet to lose a match in the league, Atletico Madrid are finally showing that they have it in them to launch a real bid for the glistening trophy, a narrative they can hammer home with a win today.
With five successive wins in their kitty, Atletico Madrid have emerged as the side to beat this season. Having already opened up a six point gap between themselves and Real Madrid, the visitors know a win today could end up playing a massive part in the title fracas at the end of the season.
RM Vs ATL Fantasy Probable Winner
Having rediscovered some of their lost form with two wins on the spin, Real Madrid will be up for the challenge today. A ripper of a contest, this clash will end with either side walking home with the one point apiece.
Probable Playing 11
- Eden, Luca and Valverde will all be out of action for Real Madrid owing to their injuries.
- Diego and Jose are both out with injuries.
Courtois, Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Mendy, Modric, Casemiro, Kroos, Vinicius, Benzema, Asensio
Oblak, Savic, Felipe, Hermoso, Trippier, Llorente, Koke, Saul, Carrasco, L Suarez, Felix
La Liga 2020-21
Match: Real Madrid Vs Atletico Madrid
Date And Time: 13th December, Sunday- 1:30am IST
Venue: Alfredo di Stéfano Stadium, Madrid
- Benzema: 4 Goals, 3 Assists
- Suarez: 5 Goals
Jan Oblak from Atletico Madrid will be our pick as the goal-keeper for the day’s encounter. The world’s most sublime goal-keeper, he’s fortified his side’s defence once again to currently sit on a four match cleansheet spree.
As has become the norm for them now, Atletico Madrid are showing everyone how to defend. Letting in just two goals in 10 matches, the side has been the epitome of a true defensive gameplan, a club which can clobber any attacking team in the world.
It was only rightful of us to opt for a trio from the club, one comprising of Kieran Tripper, Mario Hermoso and Stefan Savic. Real Madrid on the other hand will as ever see the tenacious CB, Sergio Ramos make his way into our framework.
Marcos Llorente has now truly asserted his place in Atletico Madrid’s playing 11 with his four goals and two assists. Its been a pathbreaking season for Yannick Carasco as well with him taking to his wingback role like a fish takes to water to canter all around the park.
The midfield partnership of Toni Kroos and Luka Madrid is slowly starting to show signs reminiscent to their form a couple of seasons back. The third pack of the component, Casemiro completes the trio from Real Madrid, a player who is disrupting attacking plays with his challenges and aerial duels.
Scoring against Sevilla to ensure his side put the brakes on a three match winless spree sees Real Madrid’s top scorer, Karim Benzema complete our team for today.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Ramos’ two goals see him captain our team while Trippier is the vice-captain.
Oblak, Ramos, Trippier, Hermoso, Savic, Kroos, Modric, Casemiro, Carrasco, Llorente, Karim
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.