Hello everyone and welcome to this live blog for Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad, which gets underway at the Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday night at 22:00 CEST. Atletico Madrid know that the title is in the hands with three games left, and will not want to give their rivals any opportunity to catch them up. Barcelona's slip at Levante on Tuesday will have given them some comfort, but with Real Madrid breathing down their necks, the meeting with the Basque side will need to be treated like a cup final.
Atletico vs Real Sociedad, LaLiga Live
This is the start of our Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad live blog. We'll have the most recent entries nearest the top, with preview content coming up before the match and then minute-by-minute updates once the game kicks off. It should be a great one, so let's enjoy it!
18:30 CEST: When and where to watch Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad
The Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad match will get underway at 22:00 CEST (16:00 ET/13:00 PT), but where can you watch it? Check out which channels are showing the game below:
18:25 CEST: Atletico vs Real Sociedad predicted line-ups
Diego Simeone will be delighted with the fact that he has a fully fit squad to choose from, and there is certainly no time for tinkering with just three games left and standing atop LaLiga Santander. The XI that the Argentine is expected to select from the start are the following:
Oblak, Trippier, Savic, Felipe, Hermoso; Koke, Saul, Llorente, Carrasco; Correa, Luis Suarez.
All eyes are on Atletico as they pursue the title, but this isn't a dead game for Real Sociedad. The recently crowned 2020 Copa del Rey winners are in fifth place, and want to secure Europa League football for next season. Here is the predicted line-up for the Basques:
Remiro, Gorosabel, Aritz, Le Normand, Montreal; Zubimendi, David Silva, Guevara; Oyarzabal, Portu, Isak.