Qarabag – Atletico Madrid – UEFA Champions League: 18th October 2017
Qarabag is currently in the first position of the Premier League, with 19 points accumulating after 7 championship games.
The hosts are on an ascending slope, with 4 points in the last 2 stages. Recently, Qarabag managed to defeat Inter Baku away, scoring 2-0.
M. Madatov is the team’s top scorer in the championship, and he managed to score 5 times this time.
The hosts have no significant absences for this game, so they will be able to send the best 11 possible to the field.
Qarabag is the red flashlight of this group, with 0 points and one goal scored.
On the other side, Atletico Madrid ranks fourth in the league’s first leagues in Spain, and the team managed to score 16 points after 8 rounds.
Guests have had modest developments lately. They come after two consecutive draws in the championship, the most recent being in front of Barcelona, score 1-1.
Y. Carrasco is the best scorer of the team in the championship, with 3 goals scored in 8 games.
A. Fernandez and Sime Vrsaljko will not travel because of medical problems.
Diego Simeone’s students occupy only the third position of the C group, with only one point in front of AS Roma.