Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Prediction – La Liga – 05/08

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid prediction on May 08, 2021. Barcelona is playing at their home field in the next round of La Liga 2020/21, their goal is to win to quickly rise to higher rankings. However, that goal is not easy when Barcelona host Atlético Madrid.

Barcelona Overview

The championship race in La Liga 2020/21 is becoming more attractive than ever when the competing teams have pretty close scores. However, that closeness comes from their unstable performance. Barcelona also contributed among them, because besides the victories, the fans could not forget that they had lost 1-2 at home to Granada CF in a match that they just needed to win is going to take first place. Barcelona’s strikers are considered to be the better, when apart from Messi, Griezmann is also playing great, but their defense almost no longer knows how to keep a clean sheet.

Atletico Madrid Overview

Atlético Madrid is also making the fans feel extremely worried. Even with luck, they were able to keep first place throughout the last 2 rounds. Because after Barcelona threw away this opportunity, Atlético Madrid recently won quite a bit against Elche with a score of 1-0 in the match that the home team almost had a goal at the last minute if not fail penalty kicks. The defense is also believed to be the cause of Atlético Madrid’s decline in performance.

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Asian Bet – Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid prediction

Atletico Madrid this season no longer shows the discomfort like in recent years. Holding many advantages in the championship race, but the unstable performances made Diego Simeone’s team in a difficult position. 5 battles marched away from the nearest home, Atletico only got 1 victory and had to receive 3 defeats. Before big teams like Chelsea or Real, Atletico played quite weakly. If they do not show a more positive face, it will happen that they lose first place to Barca.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Prediction

  • Choose Barcelona – 0.25 (HT)
  • Choose Barcelona – 0.75 (FT)

European Bet

Barcelona did not lose the last 20/21 matches when they received Atletico at home in all competitions. The Nou Camp is still a big fulcrum for the Catalan team and this is a very good opportunity for Barca to take first place. Remember that Messi is also extremely charming with Atletico Madrid’s net.

Choose Barcelona (FT)

Over/Under Bet – Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid prediction

Barca has officially milestone 80 goals this season and is currently the strongest attacker in the tournament. Remember that the second most scoring team, Atletico, has only scored 61 goals. As usual, Messi is still the leader that leads the Nou Camp team to lead the top scorer list with 28 goals and has just made a double in the previous round. 15 goals in the last 5 rounds, coach Koeman’s army has proven how great their attacking power is. Of course, the home team will push up the squad from the start to seek an advantage.

Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid Prediction:

  • Choose Over 1.0 (HT)
  • Choose Over 2.75 (FT)

Line-Up

Barcelona: Lenglet, Sergio Busquets, Dest, Marc-Andre ter Stegen, Araujo, Pique, De Jong, Pedro, Jordi Alba, Messi, Griezmann.

Atletico Madrid: Hermoso, Trippier, Llorente, Jan Oblak, Savic, Gimenez, Kondogbia, Carrasco, Correa, Lemar, Suarez.