Real Madrid – Atletico Madrid : Preview & Prediction
Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid meet for their first official match of the season. While the Merengue were able to win the Champions League last season, the Colchoneros had imposed themselves in the Europa League. These two victories allow fans to attend the Madrid derby for this UEFA Super Cup. This match is announced by the way very undecided. If Real Madrid is still a step ahead, Luka Modric’s teammates have nevertheless experienced several major starts in recent weeks. In addition to Zinedine Zidane, Florentino Perez had to contend with Cristiano Ronaldo’s departure for Juventus. Losses that have not ruffled the Merengue machine for the moment. Julen Lopetegui’s men have won three of their four prestigious friendly matches. For its part, Atlético Madrid managed to strengthen during the summer transfer window. By attracting Thomas Lemar or Gelson Martins and retaining Antoine Griezmann, the Colchoneros hope to make a great season and join the final of the Champions League taking place in their stadium. However, the men of Diego Simeone are not yet rôdés and could therefore encounter some difficulties during this meeting.
Real Madrid have won three of their four friendlies.
Atlético Madrid have won just two of their five warm-up matches.
Apart from the departures of Cristiano Ronaldo and Zinedine Zidane, the Merengue rely on the same strong men for several seasons.
Real Madrid have lost just once in their last seven meetings against Colchoneros.
The Merengue will try to make speak their favorite status.
This UEFA Supercup promises to be exciting between the two clubs in Madrid. However, Real Madrid still has a slight advantage in this meeting. Having been able to gain confidence during the preparation matches, the Merengue will try to confirm against Atlético Madrid.
FC Lorient have won their two trips to Ligue 2.
The VAFC has just been held in check on its lawn by Chateauroux.
FC Lorient hopes to take a psychological advantage as the two teams find themselves in the league this Friday.
Both teams are in great form in Ligue 2 with the same record (2 wins and one draw).
This Coupe de la Ligue match promises to be very indecisive between VAFC and FC Lorient. However, the Hake could have a say in this meeting. Very solid outside, the men of Mickaël Landreau could, at least, hang the draw in this first round.
Real Madrid – Atletico Madrid : Betting Tips
Real Madrid – Win Odds: 1.80
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70