Sports Mole previews the match between Elche and Atletico Madrid in La Liga.
host Elche at the Estadio Manuel Martinez Valero on Saturday looking to continue their impressive start to the season. Atletico Madrid
Los Franjiverdes are currently in 10th position in the
La Liga table after promotion from the Segunda Division last season, while they also defeated Valencia last weekend.
will be missing Fran Escriba and Manu for the visit of Atletico Madrid. Alvaro Gimenez
thrashed Getafe last weekend to consolidate their spot in second position in the table, and they will be aware that nothing short of victory against Elche will be enough to remain within touching distance of leaders Barcelona. and Diego Costa could return after being rested in the Champions League in midweek. David Villa Recent form Elche: LDLDW Atletico Madrid: WWDWD Possible starting lineups Elche: Herrera; Lomban, Suarez, Edu Albacar, Botia; Rivera, Sanchez, Javi Marquez, Stevanovic, Fidel; Boakye Atletico Madrid: Courtois; Miranda, Juanfran, Insua, Alderweireld; Gabi, Rodriguez, Guilavogui, Raul Garcia, Villa; Diego Costa Sports Mole says: 1-3
Result: Atletico cruise past Getafe