Football tips today for Elche – Atl Madrid
Elche hosts Atletico Madrid at the Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero in a match from the 36th round of La Liga. Let’s hop there with our football tips today.
Elche could secure their survival in the league on Wednesday. At this moment they are 14th in the standings with 39 points which puts them 7 points ahead of the 18th Mallorca. Most surely they will keep their place in the division so we can say it was a successful season for them. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves just yet.
In their last match Francisco’s boys suffered their 16th defeat for the campaign, though. Elche paid a visit to Cadiz which ended with a 3-0 win for the hosts. Elche even finished the game with 10 men on the pitch as Ezequiel Ponce got sent off in the second half. The Argentine won’t be available against Atletico on Wednesday.
Atletico Madrid said goodbye to their title as they officially gave the crown to Real Madrid. It has not been their best season which means they’d need to make some adjustments in the summer. Right now Atleti are 4th in the standings and they will try to secure their qualification for the next season’s Champions League.
In the weekend Cholo Simeone’s team enjoyed a very important win in the league. They faced the new champion Real Madrid and scored just once, but it was enough for the three points – 1-0. Yannick Carrasco scored the winning goal from a penalty kick in the 40th minute. Atletico were helped by the fact that Real Madrid made some heavy rotations in their line-up.
That’s the football tips today for the La Liga game between Elche and Atletico Madrid on Wednesday. The visitors will try to record a second win for just few days of time. Let’s see if they are going to do it.