Diego Godin fit for madrid derby on Saturday


Diego Godin fit for madrid derby


Veteran  Uruguayan and Atletico madrid defender Diego Godin is fit and feature against cross city rivals Real madrid in the madrid derby

At half time during Atletico Madrid’s weekend win over Getafe, the centre-back had to be replaced after straining the adductor muscle in his right thigh.and The Uruguay international defender has returned quicker than expected after sustaining a thigh injury in January  and The defender underwent an MRI scan and Atleti confirmed he had suffered “an elongation in the adductor muscle of the right thigh”.But  Godin has made a quick recovery and was back with Diego Simeone’s squad as they prepare to host Real Madrid in La Liga on Saturday.He is out of contract at the end of the current season and has been heavily linked with a summer transfer to Inter, a move that would see him end a nine-year spell with Los Colchoneros .Last season’s Europa League winners were beaten 1-0 by Real Betis in their most recent league tie, ending a 19-match unbeaten run.

Atletico are currently second in La Liga and know that a victory over their city rivals will take them five points clear of Santiago Solari’s side .