Barcelona hosts Atletico Madrid

Barcelona hosts Atletico Madrid in the big derby of the 31th round of the Spanish La Liga. The Catalans are currently leaders in the standings wtih 70 points, having 8 points advantage in front of Atletico. Let’s see what’s going on with these two teams in our predictions football 1×2.

For Atletico Madrid this is the last chance to stay in the title race. If Diego Simeone’s team don’t win at the Camp Nou, then most probably Barca will remain untouchable at the top.

Right now Barcelona are leaders in the standings wtih a very convincing record of 21 wins, 7 draws and just 2 defeats. Ernesto Valverde’s team is unbeaten in its last five games – four wins and just one draw against Villarreal in the previous round.

For Barca it was a crazy game against Villarreal. The match at El Madrigal ended with a spectacular 4-4 draw. Coutinho, Malcom, Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez scored for the champions, but these four goals were not enough for Los Cules to win.

Meanwhile Atletico Madrid are 2nd in the league with 18 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses. In their last five games in La Liga Los Colchoneros also won four times, but also suffered one defeat from the hands of Athletic Bilbao.

In their last game Cholo Simeone’s boys enjoyed a 2-0 win over Girona at the Wanda Metropolitano. Diego Godin opened the score for the home side, while Antoine Griezmann made it 2-0. Both goals were scored in the last 15 minutes of the game.

These are our predictions football 1×2 for the La Liga super derby between Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou. This game could decide a lot of things in the title race. If Barca wins, then almost surely it’s all over.