Carlo Ancelotti’s side are defending their domestic and European crowns this season and have started with aplomb, winning all eight of their games including the Super Cup final.
A crack at the LaLiga title will be on a number of Atleti fans’ wishlists but they have already dropped points against Villarreal and Real Sociedad this season, along with a midweek defeat at Bayer Leverkusen.
Therefore, plenty more than bragging rights are up for grabs in this Spanish capital showdown.
Here are all the details for tuning in for free…
How to watch Atletico vs Real Madrid
TV channel: In the UK, the game will be shown live for FREE on ITV4, with coverage starting at 7.30pm BST ahead of an 8pm kick-off. Premier Sports 2 will also cover the game for subscribers.
Live stream: The derby will be shown live online via the ITV Hub plus on the subscription services LaLiga TV and the Premier Player.