Defending Spanish champions Atletico Madrid make their first home appearance of the new season on Saturday, taking on newcomers Eibar. Promoted Eibar’s first-ever Primera Division match saw them defeat Basque rivals Real Sociedad 1-0 last weekend. Up next – a trip to the Vicente Calderon to meet the champions, Atletico Madrid. Atletico were held to a goalless draw by local rivals Rayo Vallecano in their season-opener on Monday night. Coach Diego Simeone will continue his eight-match ban for his sending-off in the Supercopa win over Real Madrid.
Simeone : Atletico Madrid ready to face Eibar