Austria Wien vs. Atletico Madrid Preview: Atletico Madrid, A Surprising Contender

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Updated: October 17, 2013
Atletico Madrid's Costa celebrates his goal during their Spanish first division soccer match against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid

Match Date: 22 October 2013 (local time)

Venue: Ernst-Happel Stadion

 

Atletico Madrid’s united and cohesive form will definitely enable them to not only surpass Austria Wien, but also to make it to the tournament’s final.

 

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Austria Wien

Austria Wien still has the chance of making it through the Champions League. They might have lost their first match, but they managed to secure a draw.

 

However, prior to making it pass the tournament’s initial phase, they need to overcome Atletico Madrid. However, the bigger question that they have to confront is whether they can match Atletico’s experience in the upcoming match.

 

Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone did an impressive job of making Atletico Madrid more cohesive and united even after the transfer of Radamel Falcao.

 

Atletico has been making a loud buzz not only in La Liga, but also in the Champions League tournament. Dubbed as Europe’s dark horse, the club comfortably occupies the top spot of its group, with 2 wins. Indeed, they proved to be an invincible force as they have yet to experience a disappointing defeat in the tournament They thrashed Zenit Petersburg with 3 goals to 1 and they survived FC Porto’s attacks with 2 goals to 1.

 

Football betting tip: Austria Wien 0-2 Atletico Madrid

It is quite obvious that Atletico Madrid is a stronger club between the two. It will be good to see Austria Wien enter the latter stages of the tournament. Yet, in terms of the possibility of making it happen, it is evident that Atletico Madrid has the highest possibility of snatching a victory.

 

 

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