Big game that will be played today at the Calderón. Barcelona visits our stadium in one of the classic big games of Spanish football. Barcelona is second in the table with 51 points, while our team is fourth with 45.
Atlético comes to this duel after playing a Champions match last week. In the first leg match of the European Cup’s last 16, the team won by 2-4 in a complicated field such as is the BayArena. Saúl, Griezmann, Gameiro and Fernando Torres scored against the German team.
Griezmann went down in the history of the club to become Atlético’s top scorer in the Champions League. With his goal against Bayer, he scored his thirteenth one in the championship, surpassing an Atlético legend: Luis Aragonés.
We must remember that our team comes to this duel unbeaten in the League so far in 2017. This year, Simeone’s players have won five games and tied two.