LaLiga – Cádiz at home to Atletico Madrid

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This Saturday sees Cádiz go head to head with Atleti at Estadio Ramon de Carranza – Kick-off 4:15pm GMT.

Atleti go to Estadio Ramon de Carranza with Champion’s League dreams for next season very much alive. They currently sit in third as they take on nineteenth placed Cádiz.

Struggling Cádiz, welcome fancied Atletico Madrid this Saturday

Cádiz come to this fixture on the back of a 5-1 away win against Rayo Vallecano at Estadio de Vallecas.

Also, Cádiz have developed a habit of drawing football matches this season, which is reflected by their position in the table. Now they have 1 matches won, 6 games lost and 4 duels drawn; that’s why they currently sit in nineteenth place, with a total of seven points having won one game, drawn four meetings, and lost six games.

When Cádiz host Atleti, they will do so on the back of three darts and three defeats on their own ground.

Cádiz will have 10 points so far this season, should they secure a win.

Injury and illness have depleted Sergio’s Cádiz and they will likely be missing four key personnel for Saturday’s match.

This season’s LaLiga campaign, has so far seen Atletico Madrid achieve 23 points

Atleti need a positive result from this game, if they are to move their season forward. Their last match resulted in a loss to Real Betis, before that they drew away to Rayo Vallecano, 1-1.

Also, Atleti keep finding ways to win, having secured seven victories in their last 11 games is astonishing this season, contributed significantly to their rise up the table. With 23 points (7W, 2L and 2D), they are established in third position in the League having won seven fixtures, drawn two meetings, and lost two matches.

Playing away from home, Atleti have won five matches and drawn one game.

Atletico Madrid will have 26 points if they manage to secure a victory.

Good atacking and defensive team

Defence begins with attack and Atleti have defended well as a team, borne out by conceding nine goals in their previous matches. Every player has contributed to them delivering a solid defensive display this LaLiga season. They have a good scoring average of 18 goals. This has been largely down to the key attacking players: Antoine Griezmann (5), Alvaro Morata (5), and Angel Correa (3).

Atleti’s squad will likely be depleted of four of their key players when they start on Saturday, due to injury or illness.

Cádiz v Atletico Madrid – Head-to-Head.

Regarding their historical duels the clubs have already met each other 11 times with the tally being seven victories and four draws for Cádiz. Additionally, Atleti have won seven out of 11 meetings when visiting Cádiz. In their most recent meeting of this fixture Atletico Madrid delivered a 1-4 away win.

Other standout players for Cádiz are Alex and Lucas Perez with one goals both and for Atleti are Alvaro Morata and Angel Correa with five goals and three goals respectively.