Atletico Madrid will host its Seville counterpart at 7:30 pm today, Sunday, at the “Wanda Metropolitano” in the 37th round of the Spanish League, a confrontation that will decide the participation in the Champions League during its next edition.
Atletico Madrid and Seville are competing for third place in the Spanish League, in addition to the Andalusian team’s struggle to confirm its qualification for the Champions League, so it needs a draw in the remaining two matches for it.
Atlético Madrid is in third place with 67 points, one point behind Seville, who is in fourth place, and then dreams of a point that guarantees its qualification to the Champions League.
Atletico Madrid and Seville will miss Renan Lodi and Lamela in the next round due to the suspension, and Atletico coach Simeone depends on Uruguayan Luis Suarez, one of the top scorers in the Spanish League with 11 goals, to decide the upcoming matches.
Atlético Madrid beat its host Elche 2-0 in the match that brought them together at the Manuel Martinez Valero stadium, in the 36th round of the Spanish League.