We’ve said it all before. That these are ‘must-win’, ‘cant-lose’ games. It’s time to repeat that on Saturday afternoon as Atleti travel north to take on Espanyol.
Sitting fourth in the table after Valencia’s win over Deportivo yesterday, Atlético know three points is the only good result to take from the game today.
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You can prepare for the match by reading our Match Preview.
Espanyol Casilla; Arbilla, Álvaro, Moreno, Duarte; Javi López, Abraham, V. Sánchez, L. Vázquez; S. García, Caicedo
Atlético: Moyá; Juanfran, Godín, Miranda, Gámez; Gabi, Tiago, Koke, Raúl Garcia; Griezmann, Torres