Juventus head into Wednesday’s showdown at Wanda Metropolitano having been control to a scoreless draw by Fiorentina at the weekend.
Two of Europe’s heavyweights go head-to-head in one in all the ties of the spherical as Atletico Madrid
welcome 2017 finalists Juventus on matchday one within the Champions League.
Maurizio Sarri takes charge of his initial game within the competition when sick from pneumonia,
however facing off against Diego Simeone’s tactically-sound Atletico might provide the Italian a headache.
The Rojiblancos sit prime of the Liga table when 3 wins from four games, although they did suffer a surprise 2-0 defeat away to Real Sociedad on Saturday.
Juve, meanwhile, stuttered to a scoreless draw against Fiorentina at the weekend
which suggests all might not be within the Bianconeri camp at the present.
Atletico were surprised on the road earlier within the weekend after they fast horns with Real Sociedad
who slotted 2 goals past them to return away with all 3 points.
Despite creating twelve tries at goal, the hosts were able to hit the target simply double
and were afterwards bimanual their initial defeat within the new campaign.
Atletico Madrid vs Juventus Team News
Goalkeeper January Oblak is considered a doubt for Atletico having been withdrawn from the sport with Real Sociedad thanks to a head injury.
Antonio Adan is on standby to deputise for the Slovenian, whereas Angel Correa is pushing for a begin
when failing to secure a move off from the club throughout the summer.
Alvaro Morata and Thomas Partey are each expected to miss the game with knee and hamstring injuries severally.
Each of pol Costa, Miralem Pjanic and Danilo are unlikely to feature for
Juventus on Wed evening when all of them suffered injuries against Fiorentina.
The triple blow leaves Sarri with problems at right-back, with Juan Cuadrado doubtless being employed as a make-shift replacement.
Federico Bernardeschi and Rodrigo Bentancur also are in line to return into the team,
though Sarri should decide once at hand Adrien Rabiot and Aaron Ramsey their initial starts for the club.
Atletico Madrid vs Juventus Line Up
Atletico Madrid lineup: Adan; Trippier, Savic, Gimenez, Lodi; Vitolo, Koke, Saul, Lemar; Felix, Costa
Juventus lineup: Szczesny; Cuadrado, Bonucci, De Ligt, Sandro; Bernardeschi, Rabiot, Khedira, Matuidi; Ronaldo, Higuain
Atletico Madrid vs Juventus H2H
Atletico edge the head-to-head against Juventus with 2 wins to the Italians’ one, with a draw thrown sure sensible live.
What TV channel is Atletico Madrid vs Juventus on?
BT Sport will show every game from the Champions League LIVE in the UK this season.
The match will be LIVE on BT Sport 1 on Wednessday night.
How can I stream Atletico vs Juventus?
BT subscribers can watch all the action online at www.btsport.com or stream it on the BT Sport app on mobile and tablet.
Some EE mobile phone customers can also access the BT Sport app depending on what plan they are subscribed to.
What time is Atletico vs Juventus kick-off?
Tuesday’s game will kick-off at 8:00pm BST at Wanda Metropolitano (Madrid).
Italy is one hour ahead of the UK, meaning a 6.55pm start time for the players.
There are eight Champions League games tonight with two of them in the early 5.55pm slot and six in the 8pm window.