The prediction of RB Leipzig and Atletico Madrid comes before the match of the Champions League Playoffs – quarter-finals. This game will be played on August 13th, 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.
RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Match Preview and Team News
RB Leipzig played great in the group, a good score of three wins, two draws, and one defeat. The real leader in defense is Dayot Upamecano, who plays every game without a mistake, and every team would want a defender like this. Christopher Nkunku shows talent, great signing for RB Leipzig, he has excellent ball control, can play in multiple positions, and every team needs such a player. Konrad Laimer is a real football pearl, and it is a pleasure to watch this guy this season. Dani Olmo creates a lot of problems for his opponents on the right flank. It’s hard to keep this guy in a one-on-one game, and he has fantastic dribbles. Emil Forsberg has scored three goals in the Champions League, Swedish international is an excellent technician, and has great dribbles. Julian Nagelsman asks his players in every game to give their maximum. Marcel Sabitzer is injured, it is a pity for this guy, he is playing great this season.
Atletico Madrid played solidly in the group stage of the Champions League, finishing second in the group with 10 points won. They scored eight times in six games, while the Spanish side conceded five goals. In La Liga, they finished in third place, an excellent position. Midfielder Thomas Partey found the right role in the team, he moves great, it’s hard to take the ball away from this guy. Joao Felix showed why he is paid dearly, he plays better offensively, and Portuguese international has excellent ball control. Joao is the pearl of football. Marcos Llorente enjoys the field, and when he receives the ball and moves towards the goal, the opponent has problems. Alvaro Morata plays excellent, he is strong, and he scored many vital goals this season. Diego Simeone, with his positive energy, drives the team in every game, and that is why this man is unique, the fans adore him. Angel Correa is injured and won’t be available for this match.
RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Predicted Lineups
Leipzig: Gulasci ,Klostermann, Upamecano, Halstenberg ,Mukiele, Sabitzer (c), Kampl, Angelino, Olmo, Nkunku, Schick.
Atletico Madrid: Oblak, Arias, Gimenez, Savic, Lodi, Llorente, Koke (c), Saul, Carrasco, Felix – Costa.
RB Leipzig vs Atletico Madrid Tips and Predictions
It is going to be a very tight clash, and we won’t be surprised if it goes to extra time. Therefore, a draw is expected in regular 90 minutes.
Diego Simeone will prepare his side for a tactical battle, and we shouldn’t expect to see too many goals. This match will remain under 2.5 margin.
Under 2.5 FT @1.60
Correct score 1:1 @6.00