Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid: LaLiga preview
After Saturday’s draw at Celta Vigo saw Barcelonaend the weekend two points behind LaLiga leaders Real Madrid,Quique Setién’s men now host Atlético Madrid on Tuesday in a big-name match-up that they cannot afford to lose.
Barça head into the clash with recent history very much on their side, however, asthey are yet to lose a league game to Atlético since Diego Simeone was appointed as Los Rojiblancos’ bossin December 2011.
That said,the Blaugrana will be up against a team that’s been in fine fettle since LaLiga resumed. Having languished in sixth when play was halted due to the coronavirus pandemic,Atlético have returned with four wins and a draw to surge into third.
With six points separating them and fifth-placed Getafe,Simeone’s side now look set fair for a top-four finishand, for the eighth season in a row, Champions League qualification.
What time does Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid kick off?
The 2019/20 LaLiga matchday 33 fixture between Barcelona and Atlético Madridwill kick off at the Camp Nou, Barcelona, on Tuesday 30 June 2020 at the local time of 22:00 (CEST).
That’s 21:00 in the UK, 16:00 in New York and 13:00 in Los Angeles.
How can I watch Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid?
In Spain, the United Kingdom and the United States,the following television channels and online services will be broadcasting Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid:
Spain:Movistar Laliga, Movistar Laliga 1, Movistar+, Partidazo in Movistar LaLiga
UK:Premier Player HD, LaLigaTV
USA:Radio Barca, beIN SPORTS en Español, beIN SPORTS CONNECT, beIN SPORTS, Fanatiz USA
Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid: live AS English coverage
You’ll also be able to follow live-text coverage of Barcelona vs Atlético Madrid here at AS English. We’ll be building up to the clash from about an hour ahead of kick-off, before taking you through the action in Catalonia.