Atletico Madrid v Girona Match Preview and Predictions 16th January 2019

Time: 21.30

Spanish giants Atletico Madrid entertains Girona in the second leg of the Copa Del Rey 4th round both sides keen to advance to last 8 of the enticing Spanish cup.

Atletico Madrid will keen to make the home support count and down the visiting Girona side who come knocking at Wanda Metropolitano in an encounter that Atletico Madrid are expected to merge victorious on paper.

Diego Simeone charges head into the match buoyed their 1-0 home win over Levante in the Spanish La Liga and more of the same will be their main target in the coming clash.

The hosts will be keen to maximize on the homes support to finish off the job after reverse fixture last week ended 1-1.

The home side head into the match in decent form having won three and drawn two of their last five matches and a win of any kind will guarantee them a place in the quarterfinals of the competition.

Girona hit the road to Madrid hoping to stage an upset and sneak away with the crucial three points in what will prove to be an uphill task.

Eusebio Sacristan charges head into the match hoping to bounce back from their 1-1 frustrating draw at their backyard to  Alaves and get back to winning ways in the cup competition.

The visitors head into the match in super mediocre form failing to register a single win in their last five matches managing four draws and registering one defeat.

Atletico will be counting on French hitman Antoine Griezzman to fire them past their visitors who will be keen to keep things quiet at the back and hit the hosts on the break.

Head to Head

The last 3 matches between the two sides have ended in draws.

Tip

Under 2.5

Odds

1.90

Stake

Medium

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