Atletico Madrid look to book their place in the next stage of the UEFA Champions League when they host Bayer Leverkusen on Wednesday night. The match will be played on March 15th (March 16th in IST).
Atletico Madrid Vs Bayer Leverkusen UEFA Champions League 15th March 2017 Details
Atletico Madrid have won two, drawn two, and lost one of their five previous meetings with Bayer Leverkusen. Atletico Madrid have conceded in 56% of their last nine home games, whilst Bayer Leverkusen have scored in 94% of their away days this season.
Dates, Fixtures, Schedule
|United States of America (EST Eastern Standard Time)||15.03.2017 14:45 EST|
|England (GMT Europe Time) (United Kingdom)||15.03.2017 19:45 GMT+0|
|India (IST Indian Time)||16.03.2017 1:15 IST|
Estadio Vicente Calderon, Madrid
TV Channels, Telecast Online
|USA TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||fuboTV, Fox Soccer 2GO USA, FOX Deportes, Fox Sports GO, SiriusXM FC,Fox Sports 2 USA|
|UK TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||BT Sport 3, BT Sport Live Streaming|
|Indian TV Viewers watch broadcast at:||TEN 1, TEN Sports LIVE|
Atletico Madrid Vs Bayer Leverkusen Live Online Commentary
Diego Simeone’s side has a solid 2 goal advantage as they go into this fixture, they overcame the Bayer 4–2 in Germany few weeks back. They narrowly won Bayer Leverkusen 2 years ago in this stage of the Champions League. Los Rojiblancos will be hoping to inflict another round of 6 defeat on the German side as they are already 2 goals up and have 4 away goals to their name. As regards injury news: goalkeeper Bernabe, midfielders Gabi, Tiago, and Augusto Fernandez, and striker Fernando Torres are out for Atletico Madrid for this clash.
On the flip side, the visitors Bayer Leverkusen have a lot of work to do if they are really ready to turn the tables around against Atletico Madrid. It was also Atletico who kicked them out in 2014/2015 edition of the Champions League. Revenge will be on their minds, but this looks too far from happening as they are already down with 2 goals. Touching Bayer’s squad news ahead of this game: defensive duo Jonathan Tah and Joel Abu Hanna and playmaker Hakan Calhanoglu are unavailable for the visitors.