VAL Vs ATN Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Atalanta approach today’s tie without any qualms with the Italians having wrapped up the fixture in the first round.
Atalanta look to be this season’s dark horses in the Champions League. Torching their way in Serie A this term with a hoard of goals taking them into fourth place, the side approached its encounter against Valencia in the same manner to pummel the Spanish side.
Crafting a resounding 4-1 win in the first round of their tie against Espanyol, today’s visiting unit has all but assured itself of passage into the ensuing round. The side were electric the last time around, staying faithful to a relentless attacking brand of football which has seen them thrive so blatantly this season.
Also with Valencia having mustered up just the solitary one in their last six fixtures, Atalanta equipped with a hefty 4-1 lead are outright favourites to progress into the quarter-finals. Today’s clash should be nothing more than a cakewalk for them, a fixture where they batter Valencia with another resplendent attacking performance to pull off another win.
Slumping all the way to 7th spot in La Liga after drawing 1-1 with Deportivo Alaves the last time around, gone is the Valencia side which stunned Ajax to make it to this round. Their defence has crumbled, completely opening up and falling apart to concede goals, a travesty which will leave them in tatters infront of the Italians.
Probable Playing 11
- Piccini, Manu Vallejo and Maxi Gomez will all be ruled out for Valencia today with the players suffering injuries at the moment.
- Rafael Toloi will sit this one out for the Italians with the player nursing an ongoing injury.
Cillessen, Wass, Mangala, Diakhaby, Gaya, Carlos Soler, Dani Parejo, Coquelin, Cheryshev, Gameiro, Rodrigo
Gollini, Palomino, Caldara, Djimsiti, Hateboer, De Roon, Freuler, Gosens, Gomez, Ilicic, Zapata
Champions League 2019-20
Match: Valencia Vs Atalanta
Date And Time: 11th March, Wednesday- 1:30am IST
Venue: Estadio de Mestalla, Valencia
Television: Sony Ten 2/HD
- Wass, Dani Parejo, Gameiro, Rodrigo
- Djimsiti, Gomez, Ilicic, Zapata
Top Goal Scorer
- Gomez: 9 Goals, 2 Assists
- Ilicic: 15 Goals, 5 Assists
Freekick And Corner Taker
Atalanta Vs Valencia: 4-1
VAL Vs ATN Dream11 Goal-Keeper
When we sat out to build our Dream 11 outfit for the day, our biggest peril was to opt for four viable options from Valencia. Fortunately in their goal-keeper Jasper Cillessen, we were able to scour one such pick with the player set to pull off some solid save points from the carnage of shots sent down his way.
VAL Vs ATN Dream11 Defenders
With the 7 goals and 5 assists this season, Ruben Gosens becomes a must have pick for us for this encounter. The player has a real affinity to gallop his way down the park and provide unstinted wide support to his side’s attacking forays to make him our first pick.
Hans Hateboer scored two goals the last time these two sides met to guide his side to an empathic 4-1 win to make him our second selection from the setup. Mattia Caldara and Jose Luis Palomino make an advent into our side as well with the visiting unit looking likely to come out of this with a shut down owing to the manner in which they’ll flourish in a magnitude of the ball.
From the other side of the docket meanwhile, Daniel Wass will be our side’s selection for this upcoming contest.
VAL Vs ATN Dream11 Midfielders
The 6 goals and 10 assists see us make Alejandro Gomez a regulation pick from Atalanta for this encounter. He’ll find company in Mario Pasalic, a player who has been succulent while stringing together attacking plays to provide the 5 goals and 5 assists for his contingent this term.
Elsewhere, with 8 goals and 3 assists, Daniel Parejo is our selection from Valencia courtesy of the intricate manner in which he’s flawlessly and tirelessly tried to pick his side up.
VAL Vs ATN Dream11 Strikers
Atalanta’s leading scorer with the 15 goals and 5 assists this season, Josip Illicic added to his tally the last time these two sides met with a goal in his artillery to make him a must have option. From the opposition meanwhile, Kevin Gameiro wraps up our side after scoring five goals and one assist.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Having scored 62 times this season, Atalanta look set to blow Valencia apart today as well to see us make Illicic our side’s captain while Hateboer is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Cillessen, Hateboer, Wass, Palomino, Gomez, Parejo, Illicic, Gameiro
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Dream 11 Disclaimer
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.