10 things you need to know before FC Barcelona Women v Atlético Madrid

10 things you need to know before FC Barcelona Women v Atlético Madrid

We take a look at some curiosities ahead of Wednesday's big game

On Wednesday one of the most awaited fixtures of the season in women's football comes to Barça TV+; Barça Women v Atlético Madrid. The game will be played behind closed doors at the Estadi Johan Cruyff but you can see it live on Barça's official digital streaming platform with commentary in English, Spanish or Catalan. Let's have a look at 10 pointers ahead of the big game to get us all in the mood. 

1) Barça have not lost in their last seven games against Atlético Madrid in the league with three wins and four draws in that time. 

2) In the most recent meeting between the club, Lluis Cortés' Barça Women won 6-1, the team's biggest ever win against Atlético. 

3) Barça come into the fixture as the only unbeaten team in the league. Nevertheless, they have two games in hand. 

4) Deyna Castellanos of Atlético has taken part in 62.5% of her team's goals, five of eight, scoring three times and creating two assists. 

5) Caroline Graham Hansen is the player who have played a part in most goals this season in the Iberdola League, scoring three time and recording three assists, level with Kosovare Asllani of Real Madrid. 


6) Asisat Oshoala has scored three times in three goals against Atlético Madrid. 

7) The blaugranes are the top scoring team in the league with 21 goals even though they have only played four games. 

8) Lluís Cortés' team have gone eight games without defeat in the league (four last season and four this season) and in each of those games they have scored at least three games. 

9) Barça have not yet conceded a goal this season. Taking into account last season, Barça have gone nine games without conceding a goal in the league. The blaugranes have never gone 10 games without conceding. 

10) Atlético Madrid's only defeat in their last 24 matches in the league was the 6-1 defeat against Barça. 

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