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RCD Espanyol-Atlético Madrid: Kickoff time, possible XI and how to watch LaLiga Santander 2019

A fifth straight win could be on the cards.

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Atlético Madrid are on the brink of clinching second place in LaLiga, and they will do just that with one point at Espanyol on Saturday.

This classic Liga Santander fixture comes in a good moment for Atlético, as they enter the match on a four-game winning streak. Espanyol are comfortably mid-table once again — they haven’t finished higher than eighth or lower than 14th since 2006 — but have one of LaLiga’s better home records. In addition, the Catalan side have won or drawn each of their past six games.

Espanyol and Atlético typically play out tight, low-scoring affairs — only one of the past five meetings has seen more than one goal scored.

Possible XI

Oblak; Juanfran, Savić, Godín, Saúl; Partey, Rodri, Koke, Lemar; Griezmann, Morata.

Predicted scoreline

Espanyol 1-1 Atlético.

How to watch

Date: May 4, 2019

Location: RCDE Stadium, Cornellà-El Prat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Kickoff time: 4:15 p.m. CET, 3:15 p.m. GMT, 10:15 a.m. EST, 7:15 a.m. PST

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Available TV/streaming: Movistar+, beIN LaLiga (Spain),, beIN Sports en Español (United States), beIN Sports Connect (France), ESPN Play Sur (Uruguay), SportKlub 3 Serbia (Montenegro), Ziggo Sport 14 (Netherlands), QQ Sports Live (China).