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Atlético Madrid vs. Valladolid 5/22/2021 La Liga Soccer Picks, Prediction, and Preview

Atlético Madrid meets Valladolid on 5/22/2021.

Atlético Madrid challenges Valladolid in a La Liga match. Atlético Madrid with a record of 5.0-16.0-16.0 this season comes into this game with a 2.0-9.0-8.0 record on the road. Valladolid is 5.0-16.0-16.0 this season and is 3.0-7.0-8.0 at home.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five matches for Atlético Madrid and it is an opportunity to get rolling. An opportunity presents itself in this road match. How does Valladolid bounce back from a tough loss? They will get to answer that question on their home pitch against Atlético Madrid.

It has been a mixed bag in the past five games for Valladolid and it is an opportunity to get rolling. They lost their previous match and hope to bounce back from the disappointing setback. What better place to turn the ship around for Valladolid than game on their home pitch?

The Atlético Madrid Roster

The Players to Watch for the Atlético Madrid

Koke MF

As a shooter, Koke had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Koke had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Koke has 32 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Koke has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Koke has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Koke has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Stefan Savić DF

Stefan Savić has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Stefan Savić has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Stefan Savić has 32 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Madrid teammates, Stefan Savić had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Stefan Savić has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Stefan Savić has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Marcos Llorente MF,DF

Marcos Llorente has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Marcos Llorente has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Marcos Llorente had 32 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Madrid teammates, Marcos Llorente had 12 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Marcos Llorente has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Marcos Llorente has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Mario Hermoso DF

Mario Hermoso has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Mario Hermoso has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Mario Hermoso had 28 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Madrid teammates, Mario Hermoso had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Mario Hermoso has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Mario Hermoso has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Luis Suárez FW

Luis Suárez has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Luis Suárez had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Luis Suárez had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Luis Suárez has 20 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Luis Suárez has 3 Yellow Cards this season. Luis Suárez has 3 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Ángel Correa FW,MF

Ángel Correa has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Ángel Correa had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Ángel Correa had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Ángel Correa has 8 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Ángel Correa has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Ángel Correa has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Kieran Trippier DF

As a shooter, Kieran Trippier had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Kieran Trippier has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Kieran Trippier had 26 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Madrid teammates, Kieran Trippier had 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Kieran Trippier has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Kieran Trippier has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Yannick Carrasco DF,MF

Yannick Carrasco has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Yannick Carrasco had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Yannick Carrasco has 23 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Atlético Madrid teammates, Yannick Carrasco had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Yannick Carrasco has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Yannick Carrasco has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

The Valladolid Roster

The Players to Watch for the Valladolid

Óscar Plano MF,FW

As a shooter, Óscar Plano had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Óscar Plano has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Óscar Plano has 27 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valladolid teammates, Óscar Plano had 4 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Óscar Plano has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Óscar Plano has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Fabián Orellana MF,FW

As a shooter, Fabián Orellana had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Fabián Orellana had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Fabián Orellana has 23 goals scored this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Fabián Orellana has 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Fabián Orellana has 4 Yellow Cards this season. Fabián Orellana has 4 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Rubén Alcaraz MF

As a shooter, Rubén Alcaraz had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Rubén Alcaraz had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Rubén Alcaraz had 24 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valladolid teammates, Rubén Alcaraz had 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Rubén Alcaraz has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Rubén Alcaraz has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Bruno González DF

Bruno González has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Bruno González has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Bruno González had 25 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Bruno González has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Bruno González has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Bruno González has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Joaquín Fernández DF

Joaquín Fernández has nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Not all shots reach the goalkeeper, but Joaquín Fernández had nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Joaquín Fernández had 23 goals this season. He is considered of the top goal scorers in the league. Joaquín Fernández has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Joaquín Fernández has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Joaquín Fernández has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Shon Weissman FW

As a shooter, Shon Weissman had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Shon Weissman has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

As a scorer, Shon Weissman had 22 goals this season. He is not a goal-scorer, but maybe one day he will! When it comes to setting up scoring opportunities for his Valladolid teammates, Shon Weissman had 6 assists this season. He is considered one of the top set-up players for his teammates in the league, he distributes the ball well.

Shon Weissman has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Shon Weissman has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Nacho DF

As a shooter, Nacho had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Nacho has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Nacho has 20 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Nacho has 0 assists this season. He is generally not involved in setting his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Nacho has 0 Yellow Cards this season. Nacho has 0 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Roque Mesa MF

As a shooter, Roque Mesa had nan shots fired this season. His role is to not be a scoring threat, defenses are shutting him down quite easily and/or he is just a passive player when it comes to scoring attempts. Roque Mesa has nan shots on target this season. Shots on target are a rarity for him, maybe he will fare better with his number of shots, shot selection or shot accuracy.

Roque Mesa has 18 goals scored this season. He falls in the middle as a scorer. Roque Mesa has 1 assists this season. He is an average offensive contributor as far as his ability to set up his teammates for scoring opportunities.

Roque Mesa has 1 Yellow Cards this season. Roque Mesa has 1 Red Cards this season. He has committed None fouls this season. He has drawn None fouls this season in La Liga action.

Atlético Madrid Team Stats

The Atlético Madrid Offensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Madrid was able to score 1.57 goals. This is an extremely potent offense that is tough to shut down. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Madrid was able to score 1.43 goals off assists. This offense finds ways to score by sharing the ball and that is quite nice to watch.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Madrid was able to score on 0.33 of their shots on target. This offense creates high quality shots.

Since we are discussing shots on goal, Atlético Madrid attempts 4.76 shots on target per 90 minutes of regulation. This offense is a persistent threat to score with shots on goal. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Atlético Madrid attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 40.3% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. They are among the best at ensuring that their shots reach the goalkeeper and striking fear in the hearts of opposing fans.

Atlético Madrid Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Atlético Madrid was able to hold opponents to 0.59 goals. This defense and goalkeeper have done a masterful job in preventing opponents from scoring goals. Atlético Madrid goalkeepers fended off 3.14 shots per 90 minutes. Shot prevention is the best first step to goal prevention. Atlético Madrid truly gets it when it comes to this concept.

Atlético Madrid goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 80.2% of the time. The defense and goalkeeper effort as a collective does an excellent job together forcing weaker shots on target and preventing shots from becoming goals. Atlético Madrid goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 48.6% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.







Atlético Madrid Utility Stats

Per 90 minutes of action, Valladolid had 12.7 crosses of the ball on the pitch. Valladolid is in the top 72 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Valladolid has successfully intercepted 10.11 passes per 90 minutes of action. Valladolid is in the top 84 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Valladolid commits 13.59 fouls. Valladolid is in the top 60 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Valladolid drew 13.62 fouls. This puts Valladolid in the top 28 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Valladolid had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.0 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Valladolid in the top 71 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Valladolid Team Stats

The Valladolid Offensive Stats and Metrics

Valladolid scored 0.70 goals per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations. This offense is incredibly impotent thus far. Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Valladolid was able to score 0.54 goals off assists. Compared to other teams, the concept of sharing the ball is quite foreign.

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Valladolid was able to score on 0.25 of their shots on target. The shots generated from this offense would be deemed below average.

Valladolid attempted 2.86 shots on goal (penalty kicks excluded) per 90 minutes of regulation and stoppage action. Struggles to get shots on goal are common for this offense. If you think we have not discussed their ability to get shots on goal enough, you are wrong. Valladolid attempts more shots than their shots on target, often they are altered by defenders and from all their shots 30.4% of their shots ended up requiring a goalkeeper challenge. The shot quality of all shots attempted has been poor. Inefficient shot attempts are a problem.

Valladolid Defensive Stats and Metrics

Per 90 minutes of action in non-penalty situations, Valladolid was able to hold opponents to 1.38 goals. Valladolid plays below-average defense and puts a lot of pressure on their offense to score to make up for it. Valladolid goalkeepers fended off 4.11 shots per 90 minutes. There is room for improvement when it comes to preventing shots on target.

Valladolid goalkeepers were able to keep shots on goal from getting into the net 67.8% of the time. This defense and goalkeeper effort can be better when it comes to their ability to prevent shots on target from becoming goals. Valladolid goalkeepers were able to get a clean sheet 8.1% of the time. Their ability to shut opponents out is extremely strong.

Valladolid Utility Stats

Valladolid tried 12.7 crosses per 90 minutes of action. Valladolid is in the top 72 percentile in crosses per 90 minutes. Per 90 minutes of action, Valladolid had 10.11 interceptions. Valladolid is in the top 84 percentile in intercepted passes per 90 minutes. Valladolid has committed 13.59 fouls per 90 minutes of action. Valladolid is in the top 60 percentile in fouls committed per 90 minutes. Valladolid drew 13.62 fouls per 90 minutes of action. This puts Valladolid in the top 28 percentile in the league in fouls drawn per 90 minutes. Valladolid had opportunities spoiled by offside calls 2.0 times per 90 minutes of action. This puts Valladolid in the top 71 percentile in the league in offside turnovers.

Atlético Madrid vs. Valladolid Prediction, Picks, and Odds


Prediction: Atlético Madrid 3 Valladolid 0

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