Los Rojblancos are aiming to boost their Top Four challenge at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano against their much changed rivals from across the Spanish capital.
The pre game build up was dominated by Atletico’s decision not to give Real Madrid a guard of honour following their La Liga title confirmation last week.
Atleti strike first in El Derbi! 🔴⚪
Yannick Carrasco converts from the spot after Cunha was taken down for the penalty 👀 pic.twitter.com/zjE3sfTTWr
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A win for Atletico would almost confirm their place in next season’s Champions League with a six point lead over fifth place Real Betis as it stands.
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