Recent rout of Real Madrid boosts Atletico's hopes

Saul Niguez and a Antoine Griezmann penalty gave Atleti hope of a "remontada" inside the opening 16 minutes, but Isco broke Los Colchoneros' hearts on the stroke of half-time as Madrid held on for a 4-2 aggregate victory to make the trip to Cardiff on June 3.

Atletico Madrid need to overturn a 3-0 deficit against crosstown rivals Real Madrid if they are to qualify for the UEFA Champions League final - here's how the two teams will line up.

Having returned to Real Madrid last summer, the expectation was for the Spanish side to then turn a considerable profit on Morata, only for the team to retain his services.

"It's special, for sure, (Juventus) gave me everything", Zidane told reporters. Real Madrid are a team that can get a little overconfident and thus exposed at times, though that's been somewhat less of an issue under Zinedine Zidane than it has at times in the past. "It will be a attractive final".

The hosts fed off a ferocious atmosphere for their final Champions League match at the Vicente Calderon before moving to the Wanda Metropolitano next season.

"It's very hard to overturn this result but we will keep believing until the end because that's our mentality and we will be playing with our fans behind us", Atletico defender Stefan Savic said.

Before the game, Atletico fans had displayed huge banners that read, "proud not to be like you", a response to Madrid's message before the first leg. "I hope they keep supporting us because they help our game".

Today's game has a scheduled start time if 2.45 p.m. ET (7.45 p.m. BST), and can be watched online through free live stream (details below).

The prospect of a Champions League Final could see a normally ruthless Real Madrid slip up and allow us to sneak the title, possibly on goal difference.

Alexis Sanchez and late substitute Olivier Giroud were on the scoresheet as Arsene Wenger's side moved above Manchester United into fifth place in the standings and they are now just three points behind Manchester City and four off Liverpool, who have played a game more than their top-four rivals. His shot was saved by Jan Oblak, but Isco pounced on the rebound to stab the ball home.

Atletico had their chances to put the tie back on a knife-edge as Navas produced an incredible double save from Yannick Carrasco and Kevin Gameiro.

Cristiano Ronaldo thought he had added a second for Real but it was harshly ruled out for offside and the visitors calmly kept possession in the closing minutes to stay on course for a 12th European Cup.

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