Atletico Madrid are not playing well this season. They are 5th on the table, with 13 and 11 points fewer than leading teams, Barcelona and Real Madrid. Atletico Madrid won the last three matches (cup and friendly), but those games were against very bad teams, so we shouldn't care about those results too much. Last Thursday, in the first game after the World Cup break, Atletico Madrid won 3-1 on the road in the cup against Arenteiro. Diego Simeone's team had problems even in that game, as the home side had the lead from the 42nd minute. Still, Atletico Madrid played better in the rest of the game, so they proceeded lớn the next round. There are some soccer tips today in here
It is hard to take something from recent matches because Atletico Madrid didn't have any LaLiga games in more than 40 days. Still, Atletico Madrid scored seven goals in the last two games (against Arenteiro and Ponferradina).
Elche are the worst team in LaLiga this season. They have only four points, so they are already eight points behind the safety. Elche had three matches during the World Cup, but they won only one of them. Still, in the first game after the break, Elche won 3-0 on the road in the cup against Guadalajara.
Elche have a very bad defense, especially on the road. They allowed 18 goals in seven road matches. Also, every one of those seven games went over 2.5 goals.
Over hai.5 goals should be the best bet for this tie.
Atletico Madrid vs Elche Head to Head (H2H) stats
Atletico Madrid Team News
Atletico Madrid have a very bad season. They expected lớn be much closer to the top of the table. Also, Atletico Madrid finished 4th in the Champions League group, so they will not continue competition even in Europa League. All that resulted in growing rumors that the board could change the head coach at the end of the season. Let’s check soccer referee tips when you join us
Last matches of Atletico Madrid
Elche Team News
Elche are playing badly this season, so they have already changed two head coaches. Just before World Cup is appointed Pablo Machin. He led Sevilla in the 2018/19 season, so he certainly have enough quality and experience for a tough challenge. In the first game as Elche's head coach, Machin led the team to a big cup win. Still, it will be much harder on Thursday night against Atletico Madrid. Players can buy premium soccer tips in here