Atletico Madrid

Diego Simeone picks Diego Costa and 18 others for Valencia clash

Atletico Madrid's Argentinian coach Diego Simeone gestures during the Spanish league football match between Club Atletico de Madrid and Valencia CF at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid on April 24, 2019. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP) (Photo credit should read GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has picked 18 players for the trip to Valencia ahead of the clash on Saturday afternoon in the 9th matchday of the 2019/20 Spanish La Liga season.


Atletico Madrid are currently placed third on the League table behind second-placed FC Barcelona as Real Madrid lead the rest of the chasing pack.

With all the stars back in the team after a time out with their various nationalities, Diego Simeone now has the luxury of choosing from the best legs for the showdown.

Here’s the full squad list for the match against Valencia

  • Goal Keepers

Adan, Oblak

  • Defenders

J.M. Gimenez, Arias, Renan Lodi, Felipe, Hermoso, Trippier,

  • Midfielders

Thomas Partey, Koke, Saul, Lemar, Marcos Llorente, Hector Herrera,

  • Forwards

Joao Felix, Morata, Correa, Diego Costa

Diego Simeone has a chance to pile up the pressure on FC Barcelona and Real Madrid if they get a convincing result against Valencia.


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