Time to Stop Atletico recent rate in Game Away
Madrid – Atletico Madrid eager to get back to winning ways when they travel to Espanyol. But the mission was inhibited Atletico poor away record.
The defending champion is just one win in his last four games. In fact, Atletico just picking two points from a possible six points following a 0-0 draw at home to Sevilla (2/3) and 1-1 when host Valencia (9/3).
At the end of this week, Atletico will challenge at the Estadio Cornella Espanyaol El-Prat, Saturday (03/14/2015) night. In the last five meetings the club, Atletico just one defeat and successfully won four times.
However, of note that Atletico only one win at home to Espanyol. While in his last five visits to the city of Barcelona, Atletico two defeats, two draws and one win.
Another challenge to be conquered troops Diego Simeone is ending the bad away. Atletico just one win in its last seven away games in all competitions, including two defeats and a draw in the last three games.
Sitting third in the standings with 55 points, the position is still in espionage Valencia Atletico are just one point adrift. Atletico must continue to be on a positive path in order to maintain a distance with the closest rivals Valencia especially just going against a team ranked 16th Deportivo La Coruna.
“We are reminded every day in every practice and in every minute of the match against Espanyol,” said Atletico loan striker, Fernando Torres, who quoted from the official club website.
“We all know what comes after that and how important this game is. But if we beat Espanyol, we will be better in the standings board and face the next game (against Bayer Leverkusen in the Champions League) with more confidence,” he added.