Sat 21 August 2021 | 15:54

Simeone to play Rodrigo de Paul in Atletico Madrid vs Elche

Atletico Madrid manager has chosen his squad for the battle against Elche on Sunday.

Atletico Madrid

started their La Liga season on the right foot in their attempt to defend their title, vanquishing

Celta Vigo


Before their second game of the season, which is a clash against



Diego Simeone

is planning to change things and they will have fans present at Wanda Metropolitano after more than a year.

As per reports from

Diario AS

, the Atleti boss wants to change to 4-4-2 with

Kieran Trippier

still not prepared after his return to pre-season following his Euro 2020 with England.

Marcos Llorente

will be put at right-back, whereas

Saul Niguez

will remain to be at his spot at left-back.

Rodrigo de Paul

is yet to have a full debut and he will probably come into the Rojiblancos midfield.

source: SportMob

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