Lokomotiv – Atletico: the forecast for football
Tournament: Europa League
Location: “RZD Arena”, Moscow
Date of the match: 15/03/2018
In the framework of the return matches of the 1/8 finals of the Europa League, the Moscow Locomotive in its field will take the Madrid Atletico. Madrid are the clear favorites of the meeting, although it is worth noting that Diego Simeone is unlikely to release the main team for the upcoming game, as the first match of the confrontation ended with a score of 3:0 in favor of the Spaniards. There is a possibility that “mattresses will play the second number next Thursday, they will dry up the game as much as possible.
Leader of the Premier League
The Lokomotiv continues to be on the first line in the standings of the Russian championship, after 22 played rounds, the 49 “points” have gained 49 points, which is 8 points more than the nearest pursuers, CSKA Moscow and Spartak Moscow. In his field Loko within the limits of the Premier League of the current season played 11 matches, in which appear 7 wins with 2 defeats, 13:6 difference of goals scored and conceded.
For Atlético it’s important to go to the 1/4 finals of the Europa League without much waste, a victory for Diego Simeone’s team is not so necessary. “Matress” still retains the minimum chances to win in the championship of Spain, the head coach of future guests will save the strongest players for the upcoming meeting with Villarreal. In the last round of the Europa League, Atlético defeated Copenhagen 4-1 on the road, but this was the first match of the confrontation.
In his field Loco shows the bottom results, for the team Semin it is important not to lose on the “RZD Arena”, look decent against one of the strongest teams of the Spanish examples. Then, as with Madrid, you need to go through the next round without too many hassles. Our free forecast for this meeting: over 2.5