Atlético Madrid vs Real Madrid 2023/24: Team news, predicted line-ups & kick off time
Fresh off their hard-fought 1-0 win against Union Berlin, Real Madrid are back in LaLiga action on Sunday.
Carlo Ancelotti’s men will be looking to extend their perfect start to the season to seven matches when they face Simeone’s Atlético at the Civitas Metropolitano on Sunday.
Los Blancos are currently top of the LaLiga table, boasting 15 points from their opening five matches. Atlético Madrid are currently seventh, collecting seven points from their opening four games.
Here’s everything you need to know about the clash.
Carlo Ancelotti will be without the services of Thibaut Courtois, Eder Militão, Arda Güler & Dani Carvajal.
After a few weeks on the sidelines, Vinícius is back in the matchday squad. Ancelotti said that his fitness will be evaluated ahead of the game to decide whether or not he starts on Sunday.
As for Atlético, Thomas Lemar, Caglar Soyuncu, Reinildo and Barrios will all miss out through injury.
📋 Squad list for Sunday’s match against Atlético Madrid.
❌ Players NOT called up: Courtois, Militão, Carvajal & Güler. pic.twitter.com/PEkRAne4Uu
— Real Madrid News (@onlyrmcfnews) September 23, 2023
Real Madrid (4-3-1-2):
Vazquez — Rüdiger — Alaba — F. Garcia
Valverde — Tchouaméni — Kroos
Rodrygo — Joselu
Atlético Madrid (3-5-2):
Savic — Gimenez — Hermoso
Molina — Saul — Llorente — De Paul — Lino
Griezmann — Morata
Head-to-head results (Last Five Games)
Atlético Madrid: 1 Win
Real Madrid: 3 Wins
Last meeting: Real Madrid 1-1 Atlético Madrid.
Real Madrid travel away to Atlético on Sunday with kick-off scheduled at 21:00 CEST.