After the International break, LaLiga is back at the Wanda Metropolitano. At 1:00 p.m. CET we'll host Eibar. It’ll be a very special match as we’ll celebrate Wanda Metropolitano’s 1st birthday.
It’ll be our second LaLiga match at home. Our first league match of the season at the Wanda Metropolitano ended in a solid win over Rayo Vallecano. thanks to Antoine Griezmann's goal. Now, our side will host Eibar, the team against we played the last game at the Wanda Metropolitano last season. The score ended 2-2 thanks to Fernando Torres’s brace on the day of his farewell as an Atlético player.
On his hand, Eibar comes to this game after achieving the first win of the season in LaLiga against Real Sociedad.
After seeing a red card against Celta de Vigo, Savic won't be able to play against Eibar. Diego Pablo Simeone knows the importance of getting the three points, but he expects Eibar to put up a good fight.
“Our rival comes from a win that gave them confidence after two defeats,” he said. “We have to seize control of the game.”