Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Live Streaming: We are into the month of February and are currently poised to come across some scintillating football with as we approach the beginning of the end of the season. Cup ties and league matches come hand-in-hand as the teams find very little time to recover from the previous match before the next matchday. And at this point in time, we approach one of the most exciting encounters in the Copa Del Rey between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. As we build up to the Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid second leg encounter in the Copa Del Rey, we bring forward the live streaming details and TV guide alongside the match preview.
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Match Preview
Atletico Madrid and FC Barcelona are all set to lock horns in the second leg of the semi-final in the Copa Del Rey 2016-17 as they bid for a place in the final of the tournament. The first leg ended in a home defeat for Atletico Madrid as Barcelona edged past them with a 2-1 narrow win. Luis Suarez opened the scoring for the visitors while the second the goal was scored by Lionel Messi. Griezmann reduced the margin for the home side in the 59th minute to keep the hopes alive for a place in the final. But things are much tougher than what it appears apparently.
In the recent past, ATM has got a good record against Barcelona, but they have failed to manage even a single win over the Catalans in the ongoing season. The last win for Atletico came way back in the UEFA Champions League 2015-16 quarterfinal ties when they beat Barca by a scoreline of 2-0. This season, the Catalans beat ATM in the first leg of the Copa Del Rey while the two teams were held to a 1-1 draw in the Spanish La Liga.
Atletico Madrid have not performed up to the mark in the last 5 matches winning only one and drawing 3 of those. The single defeat came at the hands of Barcelona in the first leg of the Copa Del Rey. On the other hand, Barcelona have been in red hot form with 7 wins in their last 8 matches, only one had ended in a draw. So it will be an uphill task for Atletico Madrid to go Camp Nou and fetch a win there.
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Team News
Both teams will be desperate to win the match, but Atletico Madrid are in a much more desperate situation than their opponents. And it is expected that Diego Simeone will field the strongest possible eleven as no injury worry is reported.
But for Barcelona, Luis Enrique has got a tough job in hand as he won’t be getting the services of Gerard Pique who was substituted by Javier Mascherano in the weekend win over Athletic Bilbao. He has reportedly injured his left leg which will keep him out of the upcoming Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid encounter in the Copa Del Rey. Also, Barcelona will be denied the services of Rafinha and Neymar. While Neymar is out to due to suspension Rafinha won’t be able to take the field due to a broken nose. However, good news for Barcelona has come in the form of the comeback of Iniesta, Sergio Busquets, and Lucas Digne although it is not sure whether they will play in the first eleven or not considering the fact that they are already leading the two-legged tie 2-1.
Gerard Piqu suffers an overload in the abductor of his left leg. He was taken off as a precaution [FCB] pic.twitter.com/yVdcmgyfwv
— Grup 14 (@G14_en) February 4, 2017
Barcelona (probable line-up): Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Aleix Vidal, Jordi Alba, Sergi Roberto, Samuel Umtiti, Rakitic, Mascherano, Arda Turan, Andre Gomes, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez
Atletico Madrid (probable line-up): Moya, Godin, Filipe Luis, Stefan Savic, Juanfran, Koke, Saul Niguez, Gabi, Nicolas Gaitan, Antoine Griezmann, and Fernando Torres
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Match Prediction
We are expecting that the upcoming Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid encounter in the second leg of the Copa Del Rey Semifinal is going to be one of the mouth-watering clashes that the fans of football wait for throughout the season and it is very delicately poised which sets it up for an intriguing finish. And we predict that Atletico Madrid will clinch the tie with a 3-1 scoreline with the goal-scorers being Griezmann, Torres, and Juanfran for the visitors. One goal will be pulled back by Luis Suarez.
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: Match Details
Date: February 7, 2017
Time: 01:30 AM IST (next day), 03:00 PM ET; 08:00 PM GMT
Venue: Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid: TV Guide and Live Streaming Details
TV Listings: The upcoming Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the Semifinal in the Copa Del Rey is going to be telecasted live on fuboTV in the USA and on Gol in Spain. There will be no live telecast of the match in India.
Online Streaming: The live streaming of the upcoming second leg tie in the semifinal of the Copa Del Rey between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid will be available on beIN Sports Connect.
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