All posts tagged "olympiacos"

Rojiblancos prepare for Olympiacos visit

Match preview: Atlético vs. Olympiacos

Atlético Madrid can book their place in the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday as they welcome Greek champions Olympiacos to the Vicente Calderón. The Colchoneros will be looking to avenge the defeat they suffered in Athens back in September, and can even make sure of top spot should Juventus fail to win in Malmö.

Atlético train in Athens

Champions League preview: Olympiacos vs. Atlético

Fresh off of a terrific 2-1 derby win at the weekend, Atlético Madrid begin their 2014/15 Champions League campaign on Tuesday night with a tough trip to Group A rivals Olympiacos.

Diego Simeone will again be absent from the touchline as he serves a one-match European ban, but can expect a hostile reception for his team against the current champions of Greece.