– This is the 161st La Liga derby between Atletico Madrid and Los Blancos
– Atletico have only lost one of their last eight league derbies against Real
– Keylor Navas, Mateo Kovacic and Gareth Bale are out while Luka Modric is a doubt
– Diego Simeone does not have any injury worries to contend with for Atletico
Real Madrid are away to Atletico in La Liga in the first Madrid derby of the seaon and Los Blancos will be eager to avoid losing further ground on leaders Barcelona in the title race.
The Catalans face Leganes in Madrid earlier in the day before Real take on Atletico at the Wanda Metropolitano.
This will be the 161st La Liga derby between Atletico and Real Madrid; Los Blancos have won over half of the fixtures so far, with 86 victories.
Atletico have only lost one of their last eight league derbies against Real Madrid (four wins, three draws), although that was a 3-0 defeat in the sides’ last Liga meeting at the Vicente Calderon.
Where will the match be played?
What time does the match kick off?
8.30pm on Saturday, November 18