It’s going to be a very interesting and dynamic match between Villareal and Atletico Madrid as both teams have no problems when it comes to scoring goals. Villareal have scored 46 goals in 32 matches while Atletico have scored 48 in 32. These two sides usually score a lot of goals when they meet, just check out their last head-to-head matches:
13-12-2009 Primera Division: Atlético Madrid 1 – 2 Villarreal
15-03-2009 Primera Division: Atlético Madrid 3 – 2 Villarreal
26-10-2008 Primera Division: Villarreal 4 – 4 Atlético Madrid
29-03-2008 Primera Division: Villarreal 3 – 0 Atlético Madrid
04-11-2007 Primera Division: Atlético Madrid 3 – 4 Villarreal
All of their past 5 games have been over 2.5 and there is no reason why this trend shouldn’t here as well. Both sides have plenty of attacking power up front. Giussepe Rossi and Nilmar lead Villareal’s attack and they are two really good strikers. We all know that Atletico Madrid can score at any time with forwards like Aguero and Forlan supported by speedy and creative wingers such as Simao and Reyes, while at the same time their defence is very unstable. Stunningly, Atletico Madrid lost to Xerez at home (1:2) in their last Primera game so they will eager to recover in this game.
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