Atletico Madrid are still ranked 2nd in the current Spanish La Liga standings, and they can still coup Barcelona who sit in the standings, considering that only 5 points between these two teams. But, of course, the team directed by Diego Simeone must reap victory after victory if you want to penetrate the top of the standings. In the 21st Jornada La Liga this weekend, Los Rojiblancos will face Getafe. Their match itself will take place on this Saturday night, January 26, 2019 at Estadio Wanda Metroplitano.
As we said before, Athletico Madrid is still ranked 2nd in the standings, and 5 points behind Barcelona at the top. Indeed, these five points are still very likely to be pursued, considering the rest of the match is still quite a lot to play. However, actually what is not less worrying for Atletico Madrid is the fact that their city rivals, Real Madrid are only 5 points adrift also in 3rd place. Because, Atletico Madrid’s victory must
be won in the meeting against Getafe later, moreover they will play at home.
Speaking on paper, indeed Atletico Madrid is superior to Getafe, but Jose Bordalas’s landing squad cannot be underestimated, because in fact they won 4 wins in their last five parties in all competitions, and were held to a draw once. While Atletico Madrid, only recorded 2 wins in their last five parties.
Head to head Matches – Atletico Madrid vs. Getafe:
09/22/18 Getafe 0-2 Atletico Madrid
12/05/18 Getafe 0-1 Atletico Madrid
06/01/18 Getlet’s Atletico Madrid 2-0
08/08/17 Getafe 0-0 Atletico Madrid
02/15/16 Getafe 0-1 Atletico Madrid
Atletico Madrid’s Last 5 Matches:
1/19/19 Huesca 0-3 Atletico Madrid
17/01/19 Atletico Madrid 3-3 Girona
1/13/19 Atletico Madrid 1-0 Levante
10/01/19 Girona 1-1 Atletico Madri
06/01/19 Sevilla 1-1 Atletico Madrid
Getafe’s Last 5 Matches:
19/01/19 Getafe 4-0 Alaves
1/16/19 Valladolid 1-1 Getafe
01/13/19 Villarreal 1-2 Getafe
01/10/19 Getafe 1-0 Valladolid
07/01/19 Getafe 1-2 Barcelona
Atletico Madrid: Oblak, Arias, Gimenez, Hernandez, Godin, Rodri Hernandez, Lemar, Koke, Partey, Correa, Griezmann.
Getafe: David Soria, Antunes, Bruno Gonzalez, Cabrera, Suárez, Dakonam, Portillo, Cristoforo, Maksimovic, Jorge Molina, Jaime Mata.