Real Madrid – Atalanta : Preview & Prediction
It is one of the most undecided round of 16 in this Champions League. Real Madrid, however, took a good option for qualifying for the quarter-finals! Numerically superior for most of the first leg, Ferland Mendy delivered his own at the very end of the game (1-0). A short but precious away victory for the Merengue. After two draws in a row in La Liga, Zinédine Zidane’s team have just returned to success in the league. Badly embarked against Elche, a double from Karim Benzema allowed Real Madrid to win (2-1) and return to six points behind the leader, Atlético de Madrid. Enough to land in full confidence when it comes time to find Atalanta Bergamo for the return leg.
Surprising during the last edition of the C1, Atalanta Bergamo will be particularly awaited during this meeting. However, the Dea comes across a team that is used to these important meetings. In the obligation to discover themselves to catch up again, the team of Gian Piero Gasperini risks leaving a lot of space for the Madrid players. A situation that risks making Real Madrid happy, especially as Zinédine Zidane can count on the returns of Sergio Ramos and Eden Hazard. The Merengue therefore present themselves with a much more complete workforce than in the first leg. Atalanta Bergamo may have great difficulty creating a sensation in this round of 16 return of C1.
Real Madrid are in second place in La Liga.
Real Madrid have just won against Elche (2-1).
Real Madrid won in the first leg (1-0).
Real Madrid saw the returns of Sergio Ramos and Eden Hazard last weekend.
Atalanta Bergamo are fourth in Serie A.
Atalanta Bergamo will have to discover each other to catch up.
After his red card in the first leg, Remo Freuler will be suspended for this meeting.
Real Madrid are in a very favorable position ahead of the second leg. The Merengue managed to win away (0-1). They will not need to discover each other in this meeting. Quite the opposite of Atalanta Bergamo … Zinédine Zidane’s team will therefore try to take the opportunity to take shelter very quickly and compile their ticket for the quarter-finals of the Champions League.
Real Madrid – Atalanta : Betting Tips
Real Madrid – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70