Monaco – Atl. Madrid : Preview & Prediction
The Champions League group stage is back this week. AS Monaco was not spoiled during the draw. In addition to regaining Club Brugge, the club of the principality will be in the same pool as Borussia Dortmund and Atletico Madrid. Two teams that will have to be seriously watched in this competition. For his first meeting, AS Monaco hosts Atletico Madrid. If the Colchoneros do not make a very good start to the season, the men of Diego Simeone will be motivated as ever for this new edition. Indeed, the final of the Champions League is in their den and Antoine Griezmann’s teammates dream of being able to participate. While AS Monaco have still not won at home this season, teammates Radamel Falcao may well be in trouble by Atlético Madrid.
AS Monaco have not won at home this season.
Leonardo Jardim could cope with the absence of several players (Golovin, Lopes, Pellegri …).
The final of the Champions League is played at Wanda Metropolitano and Atletico Madrid dreams of being there.
AS Monaco took just two points last season in the group stage of the Champions League.
Having been eliminated in the first round last season, Atletico Madrid will be keen to catch up.
If both teams make a delicate start to the season, Atlético Madrid could still be above AS Monaco. Especially since the club of the principality will have to deal with many absences. Faced with the talents of Colchoneros such as Antoine Griezmann or Diego Costa, Monegasque players should not be the weight.
Monaco – Atl. Madrid : Betting Tips
Monaco – Win Odds: 5.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70