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Lucas in line for home debut (

Match preview: Atlético vs. L’Hospitalet

Atlético Madrid go into the second leg of their Copa del Rey last 32 tie with L’Hospitalet in a commanding position, and will be aiming to finish the tie in a professional manner when the Catalan side visit the Vicente Calderón on Thursday.

Goals from Antoine Griezmann, Gabi and Cristian Rodríguez sealed a 3-0 first leg win two weeks ago, meaning Diego Simeone can afford again to give some of his fringe players a chance and allow others a much needed rest.

Raúl Jiménez and Cerci to start up top (

Match preview: L’Hospitalet vs. Atlético

Copa del Rey action returns for La Liga clubs this week, and Atlético Madrid will be start the mission to regain the title they won in such memorable fashion at the Bernabéu back in 2012/13.

The rojiblancos have been handed the toughest draw possible with Real Madrid and Barcelona both in our path to the final, but will first have to overcome the challenge of Catalan outfit L’Hospitalet on Wednesday evening.