Atlético will play at home with Elche in the 15th round of the championship of Spain. The match will take place on December 29, starting at 20:30 GMT.
La Liga 2022-23
Atletico Madrid conducts the current championship is weaker than its capabilities. The team is in 5th place in the La Liga standings.
The main problem of the club is a weak attack. With a quality selection of players, Madrid scored only 21 goals.
In the last three rounds, Atlético managed to get only one point in the match with Espanyol (1-1). Last week, the team easily passed the first stage in the Spanish Cup, in which they dealt with Arenteiro (3-1).
Elche, meanwhile, this season is fighting for survival in the championship of Spain. At the moment, the team closes the standings of La Liga.
Moreover, Elche remains the only club in the league that has not won the championship. The team lost 10 out of 14 matches.
Last week, the team pleased in the Del Rey Cup, where they beat Guadalajara (3-0) and advanced to the 1/16 finals. Elche players have only scored 10 league goals.
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Head to Head
Atlético are playing well against Elche with 11 victories in their last 14 meetings.
The last game between the two teams took place within the framework of the Spanish championship, and ended with the victory of Atlético with a score (2-0).
The hosts of the game look much more powerful than the opponent, besides they have experienced attacking performers.
Ateltico need to improve their form in order to compete for European competition next season. Yelche is failing this season and will hardly be able to win.
Prediction for this match: Atlético Handicap (-2.5).
Both teams won’t score.