Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
It seems like the best is saved for last. In the final game of this Saturday’s matchup, Real Madrid will host Atletico Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium.
Real Madrid are placed second in La Liga with thirteen points from four wins, a draw, and a loss. In the previous round, they faced Sevilla and suffered a surprising defeat by the score of 3-0. Sevilla played an incredible game and annihilated Real in the first half. Silva An. scored two goals and Ben Yedder added a goal of his own. Real tried to come up with a way to equalize but in the end, their efforts were in vain. They used all their subs, but they failed to make an impact and change the momentum in their favor.
Atletico Madrid hold the third slot in the league standings with eleven point from three wins, two draws, and a single loss. After a poor start to the season, they have changed their momentum and are now on a three-game unbeaten streak with a draw and two wins. In the previous round, they faced Huesca and triumphed over them by the score of 3-0. Atletico had an amazing first half in which they scored all goals. Griezmann, Thomas, and Koke scored a goal each to set the final result.
The Madrid derby has always been a great source of entertainment. The teams have plenty of matches between them and in the recent years, they have been equal in the results. Out of the previous five matches between them, Real Madrid have one win, same as Atletico, and the three most recent outings ended as draws. At the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, things don’t look that much different as Real have a win and four draws against Atletico Madrid there in the recent years.
Real Madrid do not have lots of missing players for the Madrids derby. Isco is injured and he can't play on Saturday night against Atletico. Daniel Carvajal and Marcelo are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Atletico Madrid also don't have big injury concerns for this game. José Giménez, Santiago Arias and Stefan Savic are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Real Madrid: Courtois; Nacho, Ramos, Varane, Carvajal; Kroos, Casemiro, Modric; Asensio, Benzema, Bale
Atletico Madrid: Oblak; Juanfran, Gimenez, Godin, Hernandez; Niguez, Rodrigo, Koke, Lemar; Costa, Griezmann
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Prediction
Madrid's derby between Real Madrid and Atletico brings us a perfect betting opportunity, but also this game is going to be a true football spectacle in Spain. As always two teams will play aggressive from the first minute and we will enjoy in a true football fight at Santiago Bernabeu. Two teams have played without a winner in the last three previous encounters. Real Madrid are unbeaten in the last 12 La Liga home matches, scoring 42 goals in that time and all players are in full of confidence when play at Santiago Bernabeu. On the other side Atletico play very well in their previous meetings with Los Blancos and Atleti are highly motivated for the match.
However, our prediction and betting tips for the match Real Madrid vs Atletico Prediction: Both teams to score. We expect from both sides to score in 2nd HT, but also we don't expect to see a winner at Santiago Bernabeu. Our second and risky bet goes on correct score 1-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.