Atalanta – Real Madrid
Atalanta meet Real Madrid in the Champions League last 16, firts leg match on Wednesday night. The hosts finished second in their group, after Liverpool and ahead of Ajax and Midtjylland. Their coach Gian Piero Gasperini can count on key players for wednesday clash. Josip Ilic is expected to lead Atalanta’s attack.
Real Madrid, on the other hand, qualified for the knockout stages, defeating Gladbach in the last match of the group. The other teams were Inter and Shakhtar and Real finished second, after Gladbach. In La Liga, they have won their last three games and are second in the standings. Benzema, Carvajal, Marcelo and Ramos are injured and are gonna miss the match.
Given the attacking potential of Atalanta and Real Madrid, we should put our money on both teams to score a goal and a home win.
This match will be played on 24/02/2021 at 22:00.