Atletico vs Girona Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
This Saturday, Atletico Madrid will host Girona at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium for a game of round twenty. This is a clash between one of the best teams in the league and a team from the middle of the table.
Atletico Madrid are placed second in the league standings with forty-two points, nine less than the table leader Barcelona. So far in the season they have won twelve, drawn six, and lost one game with a positive goal difference of +20. In the previous round, they faced Eibar and came out victorious by the score of 0-1. Gameiro scored the only goal of the game mid-first half, thus securing all three points for his side.
Girona hold the number ten spot with twenty-six points from seven wins, five draws, and seven losses. Out of the previous five games, they have lost two and won three. In the previous round, they managed to defeat Las Palmas in an impressive performance. The final result was 6-0. Stuani, Olunga, Garcia, and Portu scored for their side. Girona played a perfect match and showed why people expect a lot of success from them in the current and the upcoming season.
The two sides have played just one game in their history. That game happened this season, mid-August and the final result of it was 2-2. Girona have had colorful results when they are not playing in front of their fans. Out of the last five away games, they have drawn two, won one, and lost the two most recent ones. On the other side, Atletico Madrid have been dominant at the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium as they have won six of the previous seven games in all competitions there. The seventh and the most recent game was a loss to Sevilla by the score of 1-2.
Atletico don't have many missing players for the match against Girona. Diego Godín is suspended and he will not play for sure. Filipe Luis is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
On the other side Girona also do not have lots of missing players for the match. Jose Raymundo Luis Suarez is injured and he can't help his team on Saturday. Pedro Alcalá is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play.
Possible starting lineups
Atletico: Oblak; Luis, Savic, Gimenez, Vrsaljko; Koke, Gabi, Niguez, Correa; Costa, Griezmann
Girona: Bono; Espinosa, Ramalho, Juanpe; Benitez, Pons, Granell, Mojica; Portu, Stuani, Garcia
Atletico vs Girona Prediction
Another one very good football game for betting on Saturday. Atletico Madrid welcomes Girona and the hosts are big favourites to win all three points from this game. Atletico have kept a clean sheet in 7 of their last 9 matches and they will play very strong in defending. They play cautious and after scoring will play with main objective to keep a clean sheet. Atletico Madrid are in good run and they are undefeated in 22 of their last 23 matches. On the other side Girona play solid football this season. They have won three of the last five games in La Liga, and in last round they have scored six goals in front of their fans. This time they will have a hard job to score and their main objective for the match will be fast counterattacks.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Atletico vs Girona Prediction: Atletico to win. We expect from Atleti to keep a clean sheet and our second betting pick for the match is Atletico to win to nil. Maybe correct score will be 2-0. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.