The Atlético de Madrid and Porto you can see the faces in the first day of Group B of the 2021/2022 UEFA Champions League. This first duel of this tough group (together with Milan and Liverpool) takes place in the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, where the rojiblancos need to become strong and get the three points against the historic Portuguese team.
The team of Cholo Simeone He plays against his people again in the highest continental competition at club level. The colchoneros play one of the most attractive matches of this first day of competition against another team that disputes the Champions League assiduously, as he is always competitive Porto by Sergio Conçeiçao. Last season, the Portuguese team reached the quarterfinals of the tournament, where they managed to leave in the gutter in the second round of the Juventus of Turin.
The Atlético de Madrid has to become strong in its stadium, since then there are very hard exits to San Siro, Do Dragao and Anfield, three of the most important stadiums in European football. With the addition of Antoine Griezmann, the LaLiga Santander champion It will try to make a quality leap in the competition, since in the last two editions it has been in the quarterfinals and eighth-finals, respectively.
The team of Cholo Simeone is the current champion of LaLiga Santander and faces with that status of favorite in his duel against the Port, which ended last season in second place in the Liga NOS, behind the Sporting from Portugal. The rojiblanco team played last Sunday in the Cornellá El Prat stadium against Espanyol, as well as next Saturday he will receive the hard Athletic Bilbao, so it is likely that the Argentine coach can make swaps in the eleven.