Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Preview, Tips and Odds

Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will meet on Tuesday at Camp Nou in the most anticipated game of La Liga’s 33th round. Barca are currently on top of the standings with 69 points, but just one above Real Madrid, who also have a game in hand. Atleti are 3rd on 58 points, with a four point cushion to 4th placed Sevilla.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Barcelona Loss 12 W/ 5 D/ 3 L 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L
Atletico Madrid Win 3 W/ 5 D/ 12 L 1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L

Last game between the teams: 09.01.2020 Super Cup Semi-Final: Barcelona – Atletico Madrid 2:3; Lionel Messi 51’, Antoine Griezmann 62’; Koke 46’, Alvaro Morata 81’(penalty), Angel Correa 86’
Last game at this venue: 06.04.2019 La Liga: Barcelona – Atletico Madrid 2:0; Luis Suarez 85’, Lionel Messi 85’; Diego Costa from the visiting team was sent off with straight red card in the 28’

Worth mentioning: The most recent encounter between the teams of Barcelona and Atletico Madrid was held in Saudi Arabia in January of this year, when the sides met in the Spanish Super Cup semi-final. Atletico won 2:3 on the night and put to an end a nine game winless streak in the H2H clashes. Earlier in the season Barca triumphed with a 0:2 score at Wanda Metropolitano in the first La Liga encounter for the campaign. Prior to the Super Cup match Atleti were unable to score more than one goal in nine consecutive meetings. Only that of the last five fixtures featured over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Stats

As of 28.06 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Barcelona Draw 6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L 5 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Atletico Madrid Win 6 W/ 4 D/ 0 L 2 W/ 3 D/ 0 L

Last game Barcelona: 27.06.2020 La Liga: Celta Vigo – Barcelona 2:2; Fedor Smolov 50’, Iago Aspas 88’; Luis Suarez 20’, 67’
Top performers Barcelona: Lionel Messi 21 goals 17 assists, Luis Suarez 13 goals 8 assists, Antoine Griezmann 8 goals 4 assists.
Next game Barcelona: 05.07.2020 La Liga: Villarreal – Barcelona
Last game Atletico Madrid: 27.06.2020 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Alaves 2:1; Saul Niguez 59’, Diego Costa 73’(penalty); Joselu 90’(penalty)
Top performers Atletico Madrid: Alvaro Morata 9 goals 1 assists, Joao Felix 6 goals 1 assist, Angel Correa 5 goals 6 assists.
Next game Atletico Madrid: 03.07.2020 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Mallorca

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Barcelona 18-5 4 3 6
Atletico Madrid 17-7 4 5 4

Worth mentioning: Barelona were denied the victory late in their meeting with Celta on Saturday, with Iago Aspas scoring the equalizer late in the game to secure a 2:2 draw for his team. The stalemete extended Barca’s unbeaten run to six matches, but the 2 conceded goals were first in those matches, as Barcelona were keeping clean sheets in each of the previous five. Only one of the Catalans last ten encounters have ended in a victory for the away teams. Two of Barca’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent saw both sides to score.
Atletico Madrid recorded fourth consecutive win, defeating Alaves on Saturday with a 2:1 at home. The team has lost just one of the last twelve matches – the visit to Liverpool in the Champions League, which in extra-time turned out to be their biggest triumph for the season so far. Two of Atleti’s last five encounters featured over 2,5 goals, and also two witnessed goals at both ends.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid News

Missing players Barcelona: Sergio Busquets is suspended. Frenkie De Jong, Sergi Roberto and Ousmane Dembele are injured.
Missing players Atletico Madrid: Mario Hermoso, Sime Vrsaljko and Dario Poveda are injured.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Predictions

Both teams to score & Over 2,5 goals – 2.50 @ bet365