Atletico"Atletico" this week played a match in the Spanish Cup, which once again confirmed that it is in great shape. Played "mattress" almost the main lineup against the "Leyda", and hosted a representative of Segunda B with a score of 4: 0. Note that one of the goals scored by Diego Costa, who already has the right to speak after the new year for Madrid.
For the winter holidays, the team of Diego Simeone was not in a better mood. In the last round of the championship, "Atletico" lost to the away match "Espanyol" 0: 1, allowing thereby "Barcelona" to increase the gap to nine points. Now the "mattresses" in the standings are on the second place. However, the group of pursuers is not so far away. "Valencia" behind the team Simeone by two points, and "Real" - five.
It should be noted that the defeat of the "Hispaniola" was for "Atletico" the first in the championship. At home, the Madrid club has not lost, but lost a number of points in no-one matches. Of the seven fights in the home arena "mattress" three ended in a draw - with "Barcelona" 1: 1, "Villarreal" 1: 1 and Madrid "Real" 0: 0.
They will not be able to play Filipe Luis and Luciano Vietto because of injuries. Saul Nygies will be serving a disqualification. Got in the cup game a little injury to Diego Costa and Koke. Their participation in the match is in doubt.
Getafe"Getafe" this season returned to the example. The team already from the starting rounds showed that it does not intend to graze the rear and fight for residence. At the moment, the club from the suburbs of Madrid takes eighth place in the championship, breaking away from the relegation zone by eight points. Moreover, until the sixth "Villarreal" distance is only four points.
From the Cup "blue" flew, so their last fight was played on December 20, when the home defeated the "Las Palmas" 2-0. It should be noted that it is due to home matches "Getafe" so high in the standings. On the road, the same team Pepe Bordalas won just one fight, losing three out of five previous trips - "Deportivo" 1: 2, and 0: 1 "Hispaniola" and "Girona".