The prediction of Atalanta and PSG comes before the match of the Champions League Playoff – quarter-finals. This game will be played on August 12th, at Estádio da Luz, Portugal. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
Atalanta vs PSG Match Preview and Team News
Atalanta played solidly in the group stage, and eight points were enough for second place. The Italian side plays attractive football with a lot of goals. Midfielder Remo Freuler found the right role in the team, he moves great in the middle of the game on the field, and it’s hard to take the ball away from this guy. Mario Pasalic enjoys the pitch, and when he receives the ball and goes towards the goal, the opponent has problems. He is reliable, and it is challenging to keep this guy. He is a player for great deeds. Duvan Zapata scored 18 goals in the Serie A and one goal in the Champions League, he is fast, has reasonable ball control, and many teams are ready to give a fortune for his arrival. Gian Piero Gasperini is proud of his guys, Atalanta has a great season, and they have the chance to face one of the most dominant teams in Europe.
PSG played great in the group stage and deservedly won first place with five wins and one draw. They scored 17 goals in six games and conceded only two goals. It is a joy to watch the French champions, as they are lethal for the oppositions’ goalkeepers. They won the title in France dominantly, showed strength, and are deserving champions. Idrissa Gueye is a tremendous defensive midfielder, he’s strong, and it’s not easy to take the ball away from him. Pablo Sarabia finally shows why he was brought in as a significant signing. He plays excellent and creates a lot of problems for the opponent’s defense. Neymar is a football machine, and it is a real pleasure to watch this man. Mauro Icardi has scored five goals, has reasonable ball control, the Argentine international is a big reinforcement. Thomas Tuchel can be satisfied with the game of his players, and his positive energy drives the team in every game. Kylian Mbappe is injured and won’t be available for this clash.
Atalanta vs PSG Predicted Lineups
Atalanta: Sportiello, Toloi, Caldara, Djimsiti, Hateboer, De Roon, Freuler, Gosens, Gomez, Malinovskiy, Zapata
PSG: Navas, Kehrer, Silva, Kimpembe, Bernat; Gueye, Marquinhos, Herrera, Sarabia, Icardi, Neymar
Atalanta vs PSG Tips and Predictions
It is going to be a fascinating clash, and although PSG is a favorite, it won’t be easy for them at all. However, we believe the French side will proceed to the semi-finals thanks to a tight victory.
Both sides have been involved in high-scoring matches very often during this campaign, and we think the football fans will be able to see both teams scoring at least once.
PSG to win @ 1.90
BTTS Yes @1.45
Correct score 2:3 @19.00