Atletico vs Barcelona La Liga Match Preview 17/05/15

After the threat of a strike that would have ended the Liga season early dissipated, all matches will now go ahead, including the final of the Copa del Rey which will be played as planned on the 30th May with Barcelona against Athletic Bilbao. This Sunday, the Blaugrana could earn themselves the La Liga title if the manage to defeat Atletico Madrid and continue to keep open the treble hope just like their Champions League final rivals Juventus. Barcelona have been unbeaten in their last nine away matches in the league and will head into this clash on a real high and the best football tipster knows that with the Title so close, they will be a difficult side to stop. The last time the Colchoneros lost at home was in fact at the hands of Barcelona in the Copa but in the League the home side have been undefeated in 2015. Atletico will be without Tiago, so Koke should take his place in the middle as well as Fernando “El Ninho” Torres up front. For the visitors though Mathieu should line up in the middle of the defence in place of Argentinean Mascherano with Pedro instead of a slightly injured Suarez. In goal, the usual Bravo will take the place of Champions League Keeper Ter Stegen.

Our Probable Formations:

Atletico Madrid (4.4.2)Oblak, Juanfran, Godin, Gimenez, Siqueira, Turan, Gabi, Suarez, Koke, Torres and Griezmann.
Barcelona (4.3.3) Bravo, Alves, Pique, Mathieu, Alba, Rakitic, Busquets, Iniesta, Messi, Suarez and Neymar.

BetAdvisor Top Tips:

A top football tipster will take into consideration the fact that Barcelona have won 11 of their last 12 matches in La Liga having score at least 2 goals in their last 7matches so an over 2.5 is a safe bet.
A football betting expert will remember that Barcelona are undefeated in 14 of their last 15 matches against Atletico in all competitions so a good bet should be for a barca win and the La Liga title this weekend!

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