Atletico Madrid name squad for Champions League game against Manchester United

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Atletico Madrid have named their 23-man squad for Tuesday’s Champions League round-of-16 second leg against Manchester United.

The two biggest-name absentees are defender Sime Vrsaljko and midfielder Thomas Lemar.

Vrsaljko picked up a thigh muscle injury during last week’s win over Real Betis, while Lemar has a similar issue and neither player has travelled.

Yannick Carrasco is still suspended and Matheus Cunha and Daniel Wass are long-term injury concerns.


Goalkeepers: Oblak, Lecomte, Gomez.

Defenders: Gimenez, Lodi, Savic, Felipe, Hermoso, Reinildo, Fran Gonzalez, Ibra.

Midfielders: Kondogbia, De Paul, Koke, Llorente, Herrera, Serrano, Martin, Moreno.

Forwards: Felix, Griezmann, Suarez, Correa.