Simeone: Atletico-Valencia 'not normal'

Simeone's men will welcome Valencia to Madrid on Sunday, with the two sides separated by just one point in the La Liga table and potential UEFA Champions League qualification on the line.

Atletico (54 points) sit third in Spain's top flight - a position that includes a spot in next season's Champions League group stage - while fourth position would see Valencia (53) enter the qualifying rounds of Europe's leading club competition.

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