There are no clear favorites in the Real Madrid versus Atletico Madrid match for the 2015-2016 season. Real Madrid has had many injured players, and Atletico Madrid has been the dominant team in recent matchups. The game between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid is called "El Derbi Madrileno."
As of January 2016, Atletico Madrid is in first place in the 2015-2016 La Liga standings, while Real Madrid is in third place behind Barcelona. Although Atletico Madrid is currently the best team in the league, Real Madrid is the most valuable sports team in the world. The team's roster is full of some of the world's best players such as Cristiano Ronaldo, James Rodriguez, Karim Benzema and Gareth Bale.