The match that will be played by Mallorca and Atletico de Madrid next Sunday in the Iberostar Stadium (Palma de Mallorca) will be one of the most exciting and decisive matches of this weekend. The two teams have very important goals: Mallorca want to play in the first division again next year and Atletico want to be a Europa League team next season.
Mallorca arrives to the last match of the year in a bad situation, they must win if they want to be sure of a place in La Liga next year. If the team of Michael Laudrup doesn’t win, it will have to wait and see what the results of its rivals will be. It seems improbable that Mallorca will fall to the second division but the possibility is still there, so they will be fighting to avoid it.
Mallorca’s rival, Atlético de Madrid, has also a lot to win yet. Quique Sánchez Flores’ team is in the 7th place of the classification, drawn on 55 points with Sevilla and Athletic de Bilbao. The three teams want to play in the Europa League next year but only two of them will be able to, so we will see an exciting battle this weekend, the last of the Spanish League this season.
Ultimately, the match that will be played by Mallorca and Atletico next Sunday at 8 pm will be that which determinees the final score of the La Liga: the teams that will play the Europa League next year and the teams that will fall to the 2nd division are not decided yet. Don’t miss this match!