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The Champions League returns today with a mega-massive match in Spain.
In a repeat of the 2013-14 final, Atletico Madrid will take on Real Madrid in the derby.
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Although Real beat Atletico in last season’s final, the Rojiblancos have an amazing recent record against their city rivals.
Under coach Diego Simeone, Atletico are undefeated in their six matches against Real. The Spanish champions beat Real to win the season’s Super Cup curtain-raiser, knocked them out of the King’s Cup and have beaten them twice in La Liga.
Moreover, the hosts have an almost fully fit squad for the visit of Real tonight, and Diego Simeone has confirmed that Mario Mandzukic will start the match, probably alongside Antoine Griezmann, with Fernando Torres dropping to the bench.
As for Los Blancos, they also have no injury or suspension concerns ahead of Tuesday’s Madrid Derby, with Gareth Bale set to return to action alongside Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema in the famed BBC attack.
Carlo Ancelotti should also field his top starting midfield trio of Luka Modric, Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez.
As for the match facts, Atletico are undefeated in 19 of their last 21 matches in the Champions League, while they have also kept a clean sheet in their last 3 home matches against Real Madrid in all competitions.
As for Real, they are trying to become the first team to retain the trophy in the UEFA Champions League era.