(Possible Lineups) Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Predictions 2014 La Liga

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 | 1

FC Barcelona , Bayern Munchen , 2013 UCLatletico Madrid Highlights 2014

Spanish league title race has come right down to the wire with FC Barcelona trailing Atletico just 3 points and host them at Camp Nou for the last league game of the season. Its kind of a cup final as who ever wins this game will be crowned champions (well atletico just need a draw). Next two games are the most important ones for Atletico Madrid in their recent history they can do the double by winning La Liga and the Champions League this season.

Now Atletico Madrid have 89 points of 37 games in the league while Barcelona have 86 from 37 matches which put the last league game as a title decider. Barcelona of course coming into this game on the back of a 0-0 draw against Elche but that did not kill their chances of lifting la liga as Atletico Madrid drew against Malaga by 1-1 leaving the title race wide open till the last match week.

Barcelona club valueBarcelona Team News:

Inuries: Neymar, Jordi Alba (Hamstring), Payol (Knee)
Suspensions: Febregas, Pique

Barcelona however have only this game to salvage somthing out this trouble season. They will be without Fabregas and Gerard Pique due to yellow card suspension while Neymar won’t be playing as he would not like to risk his fitness ahead of world cup. Jordi Alba suffered hamstring injury in last game.

atletico madridAtletico Madrid Team News:

Injuries: Diego Costa (Hamstring) Thibaut Courtois (knee Injury)

Diego Simone side might be without Diego Costa who is still suffering from knock in the chelsea semifinal 2nd leg, and they also have a big game next week against Real Madrid for the Champions League final.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid (Possible Lineups):

These are the possible starting lineups but we will be updating this page with confirmed starting lineups for both 2 hours before kickoff.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Predictions:

Its a big game for both sides, turned out to be a league final and Barcelona can end the season with great pride if they can manager to win this game. Playing at home Barcelona should go into the match slight favourites and we can safely assume that home support will intimidating for atletico side who are on the verge of conquring not only spain but also europe.

I am going with a draw in this game and atletico madrid winning the spanish league title, but they will lose out to Real Madrid in the final of the Champions League, this is my opinion. Do you think Atletico can do the double ? or they will end up losing both competitions ? I would love to head your thoughts ahead of a massive end to the season.

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  • david silva

    i’ve this sneaky feeling atleti will lose both. Clearly Real has nothing to fight for and players have their minds on La Decima since a few weeks ago (Which they should regret, not expecting Atleti and Barca to drop points).

    And this is a one off match at Nou Camp – ironically injuries to neymar will force tata martino to revert to Sanchez and Pedro, with the old barca configuration instead of the much criticised new one. So Barca might just romp home with home support.

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