The wall, high game and Griezmann
This Sunday Barça are facing Atletico Madrid in the 37th fixture of La Liga. Simeone's team are on the 3rd position with a total of 23 victories, 8 draws and 5 defeats. Let's review the most highlighted numbers of the team from Madrid.
1) An unbreakable wall. Atletico Madrid only lost one match home, it was against Villarreal in December and only conceded 10 goals in 18 matches as home team. All season long only lost on more, against Barça in Copa del Rey.
2) The best high game. Atletico are the team who scored more headers this season with a total of 25 goals but today they are facing a team that conceded less in high actions: Barça only received one header, the one by Pepe at Santiago Bernabéu.
3) Griezmann goal scorer. Up to 25 goals he scored this season the French footballer that arrived last summer coming from Real Sociedad. He turned into the main reference in Atletico that this year scored 95 goals compared to the 116 of last year.