Atletico Madrid vs Barcelona Preview and Prediction: Draw 1-1 at 11/2
Atletico Madrid and Barcelona will play their eighth game of the La Liga season at Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday, 14th October.
The teams have already met three times this year. They played in the Copa del Rey and Barcelona won the first game 1 – 2 and the second ended in a 1 – 1 draw. They then played in La Liga in February and Barcelona won the game 1 – 2.
Atletico Madrid are currently fourth in the La Liga table with 15 points having won 4 games and drawn 3. They are tied for points with Valencia.
Barcelona are first in the La Liga table with 21 points after winning all seven games of the season so far. They are five points above Sevilla.
Barcelona have had the perfect start to the season and are sure to be full of confidence going into this game. Atletico Madrid have not had a bad start and are capable of giving Barcelona a tough time. It could be a very close match and fans can look forward to plenty of action.
A 1 – 1 draw is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports both offering odds of 11/2.
Paddy Power Odds: 9/5 Atletico Madrid to Win, 23/10 for a Draw and 6/4 Barcelona to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 7/4 Atletico Madrid to Win, 12/4 for a Draw and 6/4 Barcelona to Win