Once again, two Spanish giants Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid are all set to face each other in first leg of UEFA Champions League quarter final round. Here are the telecast channels with IST and GMT timings of Madrid derby that is to be played at Vicente Calderon. After almost one year, there will be El Derbi Madrileno in Champions League competition.
Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid IST Time, Telecast Channels
In India, this match will start at 12:15 am on 15th April 2015 [midnight]. Indian fans can watch this game live on Ten Action, Ten HD. Given below is the list of worldwide coverage of Atletico Madrid vs Real Madrid
Spain: Movistar TV Futbol, TV3, TVE La 1
India / Sri Lanka: Ten Action, Ten HD
Australia: ESPN Australia, SBS One Australia
Brazil: ESPN Cono Norte, ESPN Latin America Andina, ESPN Cono Sur
Cameroon: Canal + center, Canal+ Ouest
Canada: Sportsnet East, Sportsnet Ontario, Sportsnet Pacific
Chile: ESPN + Andina, ESPN Cono Norte, ESPN3 South America
Denmark: Viaplay Denmark, TV3+ HD
Finland: YLE Streaming, YLE TV2
France: beIN Sports Connect
Germany: SRF zwei, Teleclub Sport Live, Sky Go Deutschland
Israel: Sport 5 Israel
Italy: Sky Sports Plus HD, Sky Calcio 2
Netherlands: Sport1 Voetball, NPO 3
New Zealand: ESPN Australia, ESPN Pacific Rim
Norway: Viasat Fotball Norway, Viaplay Norway
Portugal: Sport TV1
Singapore: 111 mio Sports 1
South Africa: Super sport 3 Africa, Super sport 3
Sweden: Viaplay Sweden, TV6 Sweden
United Kingdom: ITV 1 UK, STV Scotland, Sky Go Extra, UTV, Sky Go
United States: SiriusXM FC, ESPN Deportes, Fox Soccer Plus, Fox Sports 1 USA
The current champions of La Liga faced last defeat at the hands of Los Blancos which was their last defeat out of previous nine games. They won five games, drew 3 and lost one in their last 9 Champions League games.
They have qualified for quarter final round of UCL seventh time. If they qualifies for semi final, it’ll be their fifth qualification to semi final round of UEFA Champions League.
The Rojiblancos have not lost any game against their city rivals in last six encounters. Diego Simeone’s squad have won four times and drew twice out of last 6 head to head games.
Former Bayern Munich forward Mario Mandzukic is likely to start with the squad. The Croatian forward missed couple of La Liga games due to injury. According to his medical reports, he is all well to continue to contribute.
Current Form: DWWWW
The consecutive winning run of 10 games of current European champions came to an end when they suffered 3-4 defeat against FC Schalke at Santiago Bernabeu. RMA now holds the record of winning most consecutive Champions League games, joint with Bayern Munich.
In this competition, the vikings have won eight away matches out of 10 games. It was a perfect start of Club World Cup champions in group stage, won all 6 games.
The most expensive transfer Gareth Bale missed last game against Eibar who is now fit to make appearance against Atletico Madrid. He scored one goal during final of UEFA Champions League 2013-14 in Lisbon.
After critical start in year 2015, Real Madrid are bouncing back with victories, winning 3 games consecutively which is good stat in order to face one of the toughest rivals.
Current Form: WWWLW
Prediction: Footballwood predicts 0-3