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CONFIRMED lineups: Atlético de Madrid vs Real Madrid, La Liga 2015

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Real Madrid Starting XI: Casillas, Carvajal, Varane, Nacho, Coentrao, Kroos, Khedira, Isco, Bale, Cristiano, Benzema.

Atlético de Madrid Starting XI: Moyá; Juanfran, Miranda, Godín, Siqueira; Tiago, Gabi; Koke, Arda; Griezmann, Mandzukic.

Will Real Madrid be able to dismantle Atlético de Madrid at the Calderón? Simeone's squad are on a good streak against Cristiano Ronaldo and co., and considering that Ramos, James, Pepe and Modric are out, this doesn't seem to be the best moment to play on the other side of the Manzares river.

However, Real Madrid might play with a chip on their shoulder after the recent results against Atlético. Nacho and Varane will need to be focused and polished on every set piece situation, given Atleti's size. But if Los Blancos play with composure and stay focused, they have the quality and the firepower to score a couple of goals and force Atlético to attack. It will be extremely important not to concede any goals early on in order to have a shot at winning this one.

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