Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid: Times, how to watch on TV, stream online | Copa del Rey
All the info you need to know on the Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid clash at Santiago Bernabéu on January 26th, which kicks off at 3 p.m. ET.
Real Madrid and Atlético Madrid will be colliding at Santiago Bernabéu on Thursday for a spot in the Copa del Rey semifinals in what promises to be an electric game.
When does Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid kick off?
The game between Real Madrid vs Atlético Madrid starts on Thursday, January 26th, 2023.
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The hosts will go into the game against their city neighbors knowing that they will need to be at their best to keep progressing in the Copa del Rey, as there’s no second-leg game.
After losing to Barcelona in the Spanish Super Cup final, Carlo Ancelotti’s men have bounced back with victories over Villarreal in Copa action and Athletic Club in LaLiga, where they are sitting second in the table.
Los Blancos, who are looking to win their first title since the 2013-2014 campaign, haven’t lost at Santiago Bernabéu this season. Moreover, the Spanish powerhouses have won each of their last four home meetings against Los Colchoneros without conceding.
Meanwhile, Atlético have been more irregular at the start of 2023, as they have only won one of their first three games, although they managed to beat Levante in the Copa del Rey and Valladolid in LaLiga.
Diego Simeone’s pupils are currently in fourth position with 31 points, tied to Villarreal, sitting fifth, and seven points behind Real Sociedad, the standout team of the season.
Atlético, who had a very disappointing Champions League season together with Barcelona, have defeated Real Madrid only twice in their last 13 competitive meetings across all competitions.
The visitors have won four games and drawn one in their last five on the road. They will try to pull off the upset to reach the Copa del Rey semifinals for the first time in six years.