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Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres returns to training after head injury

Atletico Madrid forward Fernando Torres returns to training after head injury

Playing their first European game under new coach Tayfun Korkut, Leverkusen sought an early advantage and had the chance to do so when Volland broke into the area but flashed a shot beyond the far post. I always tell them this competition is unsafe and not because of what happened in Barcelona.

Having joined UCL top-scorers Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo on the podium for all of Europe's major awards, Griezmann was always going to be key to Atleti's chances and he has once again led from the front.

Kai Havertz won't be making his 21st appearance of the season for Leverkusen against Atletico Madrid.instead he will taking an exam.

Los Rojiblancos are massive favorites against Leverkusen who are now 10th in the Bundesliga, with SportyBet offering Atletico odds of (1.64) for the win while Leverkusen can be backed at (5.25) and the draw is offered at (4.03).

Both teams to score comes at (1.74).




However, they've looked a little more vulnerable defensively this season and have kept only one two clean sheets in their last eight in all competitions. "We need to go out wanting to win, not thinking about what has happened in the past", Godin said.

Torres, who also got on the scoresheet in Leverkusen, returns to the squad for the first time since suffering head trauma against Deportivo La Coruna on March 2, although captain Gabi and defender Filipe Luis are suspended. "We know what result we need to reach the quarters".

Kevin Volland nearly grabbed the opener of the match in just the fourth minute, turning his man before unleashing a left-footed drive that went inches past the far corner.

"Since I arrived to the club I had a good sensation about playing with him (Javier Hernandez)".

Bayer will be without Lars Bender, Stefan Kiessling, Omer Toprak and Jonathan Tah on Wednesday.

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