Atlético continues with training to prepare for the match against Betis. A meeting where Simeone He will not be able to line up Luis Suárez, sanctioned and injured during yesterday’s training, and will have the casualties in the middle of Llorente and Kondogbia, both due to the accumulation of cards.
But the Cholo had good news today, the reinforcement of a Lucas Torreira who had been absent for the last two weeks after traveling to Uruguay to accompany his mother, who unfortunately died of COVID-19. The midfielder is back and with the absences he can be an important high for a game that seems complicated and where apparently Herrera will regain ownership with Koke in the engine room.
Without Suarez above, Dembélé continues to work on the sidelines since he fainted during training and you do not want to take any risk on your return. Simeone will have to invent a tip, where apparently João Félix and Correa will form the attacking duo. The Portuguese is fully recovered from his ankle problems. The Argentine coach also he has Carrasco back, since yesterday with the group and that he missed the match against Sevilla by penalty while recovering from ankle discomfort and you can count on Savic, goes down at the Sánchez Pizjuán due to gastroenteritis. According to the tests that Simeone has been carrying out these days, the eleven could be made up of: Oblak; Trippier, Savic, Giménez, Hermoso, Carrasco; Herrera, Koke, Lemar, João Félix and Correa.