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Manchester United are returning to the Champions League by visiting Spain to take on Atlético Madrid.

The Red Devils won their last two league games on the back, the last of which was a 4-2 triumph in the rain at Elland Road.


Supersubstitute Anthony Elanga signed for Manchester United at Elland Road on Sunday.
Luis Suarez'S Last Goal Against Manchester United Came In A 3-0 Victory For Liverpool In 2014.


Luis Suarez’s last goal against Manchester United came in a 3-0 victory for Liverpool in 2014.

However, a tougher showdown lies ahead of us when they face Diego Simeone’s red and white wall on Wednesday night.

Madrid will enter this match with a convincing 3-0 away win over Osasuna.

But the reigning La Liga champions are having a poor season by their standards, lagging behind league leaders and sworn rivals Real Madrid. 15 points.

However, the preparation of the Red Devils for this match was hampered by tensions in Ukraine.

United have struggled to find another airline to fly them to Madrid instead of using their official partner, Russian carrier Aeroflot.

What time does Atlético Madrid vs Manchester United start?

  • Atlético Madrid vs Manchester United will take place on Wednesday, February 23rd.
  • The match is scheduled to kick off at 20:00 UK time – 21:00 local time.
  • It takes place at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Spain.
  • This is the first meeting between the clubs since the UEFA Cup Winners’ Cup match in 1991, in which Atlético won 4-1 on aggregate.

Which TV channel is broadcasting the match between Atlético Madrid and Manchester United and can I broadcast it live?

  • Atlético Madrid vs Manchester United will be streamed live on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport 2 HD.
  • The broadcast starts at 19:00 UK time or 20:00 local time – one hour before the start of the match.
  • To stream the game live, go to the BT Sport website or app.

Team news

Thomas Lemar is in doubt at Atlético Madrid after missing a match against Osasuna this weekend due to close contact with a positive Covid case.

Antoine Griezmann returned to the bench for the first time since early January, but it remains to be seen if he will be able to play.

Matheus Cunha and Daniel Wass were out of action with knee injuries.

Manchester United have very few injury problems. Nemanja Matic and Rafael Varan returned to the bench after the victory over Leeds, with Varan coming on in the second half.

But Edinson Cavani was not out of action with a groin injury.

Latest Odds

Atlético Madrid to win – 6/4

Draw – 21/10

Manchester United win – 21/10

*Odds provided by Betfair as of Monday 21 February.

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