Man City holds a 2-1 lead from the first leg over Real Madrid towards this matchup, and will be hosting at the Etihad stadium making them as the favorites on winning this one, yet we would be rooting for the La Liga champions to conquer this round-of-16 second leg. Head over to 12BET to check the amazing odds offered on this fixture and win!
Venue: Etihad Stadium
Date & Time: Sat, August 8, 2020 03:00 (GMT+8)
12BET (Football Tip)
The hosts still displayed impressive football on the Premier League after the restart, yet attained a loss from Southampton and Chelsea, and fallen against Arsenal in the FA Cup semifinal, finishing second behind Liverpool in claiming the title.
Guardiola’s squad doesn’t have any latest injury concerns except for Sergio Aguero, who had his knee surgery back in June, as he remains in question if his fit enough to play against Real Madrid and the later rounds if they reach the semifinals and finals in Portugal.
From the visiting side, Real Madrid went completely unstoppable winning games in the Spanish league and thus resulted claiming the La Liga title. you can look at our Europa League Prediction between Inter Milan vs. Getafe at here!
Gareth Bale and James Rodriguez are left out of the picture to play in this fixture, while Mariano Diaz as well won’t be playing after being tested positive with COVID-19, and Sergio Ramos will be present this time after being suspended from the first leg.
Man City have been struggling from the defensive end, which could give a potential advantage for Zidane’s men, as they are clearly prowess when it comes to attacking down and scoring goals.
With Ramos present for Madrid, this would give boost for the club on both ends, especially giving rooms for Benzema and Hazard to tackle opportunities to score.
With a total of 7 head-to-head matches, Manchester City won 2, Real Madrid won 3, and 2 matches ended by a draw.
Real Madrid may look like the underdog from here, but they stand with the most number of Champions League titles in history, and they are current La Liga Champions for a reason, seeing them leave the Man City’s place with a win.
Yes for Both teams to score.
Manchester City to win – 1.71, Draw – 4.55, Real Madrid to win – 4.20
FT.HDP – Manchester City: 0
Predicted Score: 2-1 in favor of Real Madrid
(Odds might change without prior notice)