Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal Preview, Tips and Odds

Atletico Madrid will welcome Villarreal to Wanda Metropolitano Stadium on Saturday for a match of the 5th round of La Liga. Diego Simeone’s team is currently on the 9th spot in the standings with four points, while the Yellow Submarine is up at 4th place with three more points, but have played two more games.

Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Atletico Madrid win 7 W/ 5 D/ 8 L 5 W/ 2 D/ 3 L
Villarreal loss 8 W/ 5 D/ 7 L 3 W/ 2 D/ 5 L

Last game between the teams: 2020-02-23 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Villarreal 3:1; Angel Correa 40′, Koke 64′, Joao Felix 74′; Paco Alcacer 16′
Last game at this venue: 2020-02-23 La Liga: Atletico Madrid – Villarreal 3:1; Angel Correa 40′, Koke 64′, Joao Felix 74′; Paco Alcacer 16′

Worth Mentioning

Atletico Madrid recorded a solid 3:1 win when the two sides faced each other for the last time, back in February of this year in the Spanish capital. Los Rojiblancos did not lose any of the last three encounters, but before those matches were on a seven game winless streak in the H2H clashes. None of the last six and just one of the last ten meetings was won by the away sides. Two of the last five featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends.

Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal Stats

As of 01/10 Last game Last 10 games Last 5 games home/away
Atletico Madrid draw 5 W/ 4 D/ 1 L 4 W/ 1 D/ 0 L
Villarreal win 5 W/ 1 D/ 4 L 2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L

Last Game Atletico Madrid: 2020-09-30 La Liga: Huesca – Atletico Madrid 0:0
Top Performers Atletico Madrid: Luis Suarez 2 goals 1 assist, Angel Correa 1 goal 2 assists, Joao Felix 1 goal 1 assist.
Next Game Atletico Madrid: 2020-10-18 La Liga: Celta Vigo – Atletico Madrid
Last Game Villarreal: 2020-09-30 La Liga: Villarreal – Alaves 3:1; Paco Alcacer 13′, 67′, Gerard Moreno 45′(penalty); Edgar Mendez 36′
Top Performers Villarreal: Gerard Moreno 3 goals 1 assist, Paco Alcacer 3 goals, Mario Gaspar 0 goals 1 assist.
Next Game Villarreal: 2020-10-18 La Liga: Villarreal – Valencia

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Atletico Madrid 21-8 5 6 4
Villarreal 19-15 8 7 2

Worth Mentioning

Atletico Madrid failed to win their Wednesday trip to Huesca, earning only a point as the match of the 4th La Liga round ended without a winner and without goals. Their performance was in stark contrast with the previous one when Atleti trashed Granada with 6:1 just three days earlier. The capital side lost only to RB Leipzig in the Champions League during the last twenty encounters. Only one of the team’s last eleven meetings ended in a win for the away sides. Three of Atletico Madrid’s last five outings produced over 2,5 goals, as four saw both involved teams to score.
In their last game on 30/09 Villarreal welcomed Alaves to Estadio de la Ceramica and triumphed with a solid 3:1 score. The Yellow Submarine has been inconsistent lately and failed to record back-to-back victories in the last nine meetings. Two of the team’s previous eleven fixtures were won by the visiting sides. Four of Villarreal last five meetings resulted in over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals scored at both ends.

Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal News

Missing Players Atletico Madrid: Jose Maria Gimenez is injured. Sime Vrsaljko is doubtful.
Missing Players Villarreal: Francis Coquelin, Ramiro Guerra, Alberto Moreno, and Ruben Pena are injured. Sofian Chakla and Alfonso Pedraza are questionable.

Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal Predictions

Atletico Madrid to win – 1.57 @ bet365