Atleti take on Cádiz in the penultimate friendly game of the summer in the Trofeo Carranza. We’re the team that has won the Andalusian tournament the most times – 10 (1968, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1991, 1995, 1997, 2003, 2014 and 2015). The match is to be played at 8pm CET on Wednesday.
Simeone’s men kicked off the pre-season with a penalty shootout win against Numancia. We then lost 1-0 at Salzburg and in our last game we beat Wolfsburg 2-1 away.
On the other hand, Cádiz lost their last pre-season match 2-1 against Almería. Álvaro Cervera’s side earned a big 6-0 win at Barbate. They then lost 1-0 against Sanluqueño before beating Linense (2-0) and Algeciras (4-0). However, they’ve lost their last three matches against Las Palmas (2-0), Espanyol (2-0) and Almería (2-1).
Our squad for the fixture is:
Grbic, Oblak, Arias, Giménez, Arias, Vrsaljko, Sergio Camus, Montero, Fran González, Nehuén, Manu Sánchez, Kondogbia, Saúl, Lemar, Javi Serrano, Alberto Moreno, Carrasco, De Paul, Giuliano, Borja Garcés and Camello.