Differing tasks for Spanish sides in Europa League action on Thursday
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
MADRID, March 14 (Xinhua) -- Two Spanish sides are in Europa League action on Thursday looking to book a place in the quarterfinals of the competition.
Atletico Madrid have what looks like a relatively straightforward task away to Lokomotiv Moscow, who they defeated 3-0 in the first leg last week.
Atletico travel to Russia without strikers Diego Costa, who has an ankle injury and Kevin Gameiro who has a muscle problem. Fernando Torres will probably start in attack if Atletico coach Diego Simeon ...