Atleti face Athletic Club at the Wanda Metropolitano on LaLiga's Matchday 12. The game is to be played on Saturday at 6.30 p.m. CET.
- Our team hasn't lost any of the last ten LaLiga matches against Athletic Club (8W, 2D).
- Since Simeone took over as coach, the Basque team has never beaten us at our stadium (6W, 1D).
- The Argentine coach has won 13 games against Athletic Club in all competitions, more than against any other side.
- Both teams have met 162 times in LaLiga, in which our team has earned 73 wins, 29 draws and lost 60 times.- Atleti are the only team from the top five European leagues (Spain, England, Italy, Germany and France) who haven't conceded any goals in the first half of any game.
- With his goal against Leganés, Griezmann has scored our team's last five free kick goals.- Out of the 13 goals we've scored so far in LaLiga, eight have been with the right foot, four with the left and one header.
- Griezmann is the player from our current squad who has scored the most goals against Athletic Club: eight in 16 matches (five of them in eight matches with Atleti). Aduriz is the Basque team's player who has scored the most goals against us (three), although never as an Athletic Club player.
- Thomas Partey is our team's player who has come on the most times as a substitute so far this season (six).
- Rodrigo Hernández has a 91.7% pass success rate in the current LaLiga season.