While Atletico is shining on top of the La Liga table, they have to struggle their way to earn a qualification to the Champions League knock-out stage.
Having been defeated 4-0 in their reverse match at
, they have earned 5 points from their last four Champions League games, a win against
and two draws against
, who is following them tightly in group A table with only two points behind.
Los Rojiblancos needs the most from their following match against the defending European Champions Tuesday night. Atletico Madrid’s captain wants a perfect performance from his team-mates following their crucial Champions League clash with Bayern Munich.
“We need to get a hold of the ball against them and score more goals than they do,” he told a pre match press conference with Marca.
“We played a good game there, with some small details to improve on.
“We have to play a perfect game to beat Bayern. Hopefully tomorrow will be the first game they lose this season.”
Atletico continued their unbeaten league start with an away win against
is expected to make only make limited changes with
being out injured.
POSSIBLE ATLETICO MADRID STARTING XI VS BAYERN MUNICH
Oblak; Tripper, Savic, Monteiro, Hermoso; Saul, Koke, Herrera; Carrasco, Felix, Correa