Valencia vs Atletico Madrid Preview, Tips and Odds

Valencia and Atletico Madrid will meet on Friday at Mestalla Stadium for the first game of La Liga’s 24th round. Valencia currently occupy 7th place in the standings with 37 points, just two less than the 4th-placed Atletico Madrid.

Valencia vs Atletico Madrid Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last  games Last games home/away
Valencia Draw 2 W/ 7 D/ 11 L 3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L
Atletico Madrid Draw 11 W/ 7 D/ 2 L 4 W/ 3 D/ 3 L

Last game between the teams: 19.10.2019 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Valencia 1:1; Diego Costa 36’(penalty); Daniel Parejo 82’; Lee Kangin from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 90’
Last game at this venue: 20.08.2018 La Liga: Valencia – Atletico Madrid 1:1; Rodrigo 56’; Angel Correa 26’

Worth mentioning: Valencia and Atletico Madrid finished in a 1:1 stalemate their meeting from the first part of the season in La Liga. The capital side is undefeated in the last ten H2H clashes, recording six victories in the process. Only one of the last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends. Valencia failed to win any of the last four games at Mestalla, scoring just two goals in the process and never more than one in a match.

Valencia vs Atletico Madrid Stats

As of 11.02 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Valencia Loss 4 W/ 2 D/ 4 L 3 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
Atletico Madrid Win 5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L 1 W/ 2 D/ 2 L

Last game Valencia: 08.02.2020 La Liga: Getafe – Valencia 3:0; Jorge Molina 58’, 67’, Jaime Mata 87’; Alessandro Florenzi from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 78’
Top performers Valencia: Maximiliano Gomez 9 goals 1 assist, Daniel Parejo 6 goals 2 assists, Ferran Torres 4 goals 4 assists.
Next game Valencia: 19.02.2020 Champions League: Atalanta – Valencia
Last game Atletico Madrid: 08.02.2020 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Granada 1:0; Angel Correa 6’
Top performers Atletico Madrid: Alvaro Morata 7 goals 1 assist, Angel Correa 4 goals 5 assists, Diego Costa 2 goals 2 assists.
Next game Atletico Madrid: 18.02.2020 Champions League: Atletico Madrid – Liverpool

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Valencia 9-13 4 4 5
Atletico Madrid 11-8 3 4 4

Worth mentioning: Valencia had a week to forget, as they first crashed out of the Spanish Cup losing 2:1 to Granada in midweek, and then were comprehensively beaten by Getafe 3:0 in La Liga at the weekend. Prior to those setbacks, the team was unbeaten in four games, winning three times in the process. Two of Valencia’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while only on a separate occasion both involved sides found the back of the nets.
Atletico Madrid finally won a game, prevailing 1:0 against Granada last Saturday. The triumphed ended Atleti’s run of five matches without a victory, four of which were losses. The team’s struggles in the attacking department are continuing though, as Atletico have scored just two goal across their latest six encounters. Only one of the last five Atletico matches witnessed goals at both ends, while none featured over 2,5 goals.

Valencia vs Atletico Madrid News

Missing players Valencia: Alessandro Florenzi is suspended. Gaya, Jasper Cillessen, Kevin Gameiro, Ezequiel Garay and Manu Vallejo are injured.
Missing players Atletico Madrid: Hector Herrera, Kieran Trippier, Alvaro Morata, Joao Felix and Dario Poveda are injured.

Valencia vs Atletico Madrid Predictions

Atletico Madrid to win – 2.45 @ bet365