Alavés vs. Atlético Madrid ||La Liga 2020-21|| Match Prediction
La Liga 2020-21 Match day 17
Alavés vs. Atlético Madrid – Sun, 3rd January
Alavés vs. Atlético Madrid Match Prediction:
Atlético Madrid is ready to face Alavés at the Mendizorrotza Stadium during matchday 17 of the La Liga fixture at 8:45 pm. We are here to simplify Atlético Madrid vs Alavés match prediction for you, as both these organizations will give their best to win this game to move up the ladder.
Atlético Madrid has been in their best form this season in their history of playing in La Liga, and the betting tips are undoubtedly on their side as they are the current leaders of this league with 35 points. Diego Simeone’s side has just lost 1, drew in 2 and have won 11 games out of the 14 games they have participated in this league so far, as informed to us by the match tips.
Simeone’s men have won all of the last three matches they have played in La Liga; hence the betting tips favour them. The match tips indicate how incredibly Atlético Madrid has left all the teams behind this season and has consistently performed exceptionally well.
Alavés is not having the best season so far as they are just 3 points clear from being in the relegation zone, and hence the betting tips do not favour them. The match tips indicate that the El Glorioso has lost 6, drawn six and won merely four games out of the 16 matches they have played this season in this league.
Pablo Machin’s sides are 12 positions and 17 points behind Diego Simeone’s side in this league, and this is one of the several reasons the betting tips are not on their side. Machin’s men will be determined to give their all in and turn their winning streak into 3, as inferred by the match tips.
Alavés form in La Liga: D-L-L-W-D
Atlético Madrid’s form in La Liga: W-L-W-W-W
There is no wonder in presuming today match prediction, as one team is way overpowered than the other one, but we can indeed say that both teams will give their 100% to bag those 3 points. We predict Atlético Madrid to win 3-0 against the struggling Alavés, as it’s been a treat to watch Diego Simeone’s men perform, and they will make sure to maintain that consistency.
Atlético Madrid will win this game.
Alavés’s Tomas Pina will not be a part of the squad as he is suspended from playing this match. Lucas Perez will replace Deyverson, and Rodrigo Battaglia will be back after serving a suspension and most likely to take over Pina’s spot. Both Pere Pons and Rodrigo Ely will not be a part of the team for this game due to their injuries.
Atlético Madrid’s Jose Gimenez will replace Stefan Savic, who will be out due to suspension. There is a possibility that Saul Niguez might replace Thomas Lemar, and Ivo Grbic will not be a part of the squad as he has recently tested positive for coronavirus. Hector Herrera will be unavailable for this game against Alavés due to his injury, whereas Sime Vrsaljko will replace Kieran Trippier, who is out as he is suspended.
Alavés’s possible starting lineup: Pacheco, Perez, Navarro, Lejeune, Rioja, Duarte, Joselu, Mendez, Battaglia, Laguardia and M Garcia.
Atlético Madrid’s possible starting lineup: Oblak, Suarez, Felipe, Hermoso, Felix, Gimenez, Koke, Llorente, Saul, Carrasco and Vrsaljko.