Victor Sanchez del Amo analyses the tactical battles ahead of Atletico Madrid v Barcelona
Victor Sanchez del Amo analyses the tactical battles ahead of Atletico Madrid v Barcelona on Saturday, live on Sky Sports Football.
Barcelona’s 100 percent start to the Liga season will be severely tested at Atletico Madrid on Saturday in an atmosphere certain to be intensified by political fervour.
A Madrid vs Barcelona
October 14, 2017, 7:40pm
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It will be the first time Barca have visited the capital since a disputed referendum on independence in Catalonia which has stoked tensions with the Spanish government.
As the Catalan region’s most famous export, Ernesto Valverde’s Barca side can expect an even more intimidating welcome from the Atletico fans than usual.
But on the pitch, it will be an interesting tactical battle, and former Deportivo and Betis manager Victor gave his in-depth analysis to David Garrido while in Madrid recently.
Watch Victor’s analysis in the video above, and watch Atletico Madrid v Barcelona live on Sky Sports Football on Saturday from 7.40pm.