Lazio And Atlético are preparing for an exciting match in the group stage of the UEFA Champions League.
Last time Laziolooks to be struggling in Serie A. They were defeated by "Juventus", a team that is traditionally one of the strongest in Italy. Lost 0:1 in a home match with "Genoa" and 2:1 in the match with "Lecce" further highlight the picture of a team that may be struggling for stability. However, the victory overNapoli" indicates that they are able to withstand high-level opponents.
Atlético, on the contrary, plays in La Liga, where he demonstrates an ambiguous game. Last defeat from "Valencia"may knock their confidence, but a big 7-0 win over "Rayo Vallecano"and a draw with the formidable"Seville" hint that they are capable of turning the tide at the right time.
Historically Atlético has an advantage over Lazio. In previous meetings in the Europa League Atlético came out victorious both times.
Considering the upcoming matches, Lazio there will be a meeting with "Monzei"in Serie A, and Atlético - a difficult duel with sworn rivals"real Madrid". This may affect managers' attitude towards the game. Will they prioritize the Champions League over their championship?
Event: Match outcome
Bid: Win Atlético, CF 2. 55
Why: Both teams have been in mixed form of late, with Lazio losing to Juventus and winning against Napoli, while Atlético suffered a surprise defeat to Valencia but secured a comfortable 7-point win over Rayo Vallecano:. Historically speaking, looking at their head-to-head matches since 2012, Atlético won both matches. Despite the fact that these meetings took place quite a long time ago, they give Atlético a slight historical advantage. The odds for Atlético to win are also favorable given their recent results and historical advantage.
Atlético Madrid's latest results combined with the historical records of these two teams give them the advantage. Factor 2.55 is good value for money. The Champions League is a high-stakes competition and Atlético Madrid's experience and track record could give them an advantage in this match against Lazio.
Event: Both teams will score
Rates: Both teams will score - Yes, CF 1. 88
Why: Both teams have demonstrated their ability to score goals in recent matches. Lazio, despite its recent defeats, managed to score against both Napoli and Juventus, and Atlético, with the exception of the defeat from Valencia, constantly hits the goal. Given the attacking potential of both teams, there is every chance that both will score.
Event: Total corners
Bid: Total corners mless10. 5, CF 1. 35
Why: In recent matches, neither team can boast of a large number of corners. For example, Lazio took 9 corners against Juventus, but only 2 against Napoli and Lecce. Atlético, on the other hand, took 8 corners against Valencia, but only 3 against Rayo Vallecano. The likelihood of more than 10 corners being awarded in a match seems low, making this a safe bet.
Event: Total yellow cards
Rates: Total yellow cards More 4. 5, CF 1. 8
Why: Statistics show a somewhat aggressive approach from both teams. In the last matches, Lazio received 5 yellow cards, and Atlético Madrid - 11. European matches, especially in the Champions League, are usually closely contested, so the likelihood of more than 4 yellow cards being used in a match seems likely.