Amid the scare of coronavirus spread Europe, the second leg of the Round of 16 continues this midweek. This week, the reigning champions Liverpool will try to bounce back from their underwhelming performances as they take the Spanish giant Atletico Madrid at home to continue defending their title. The hosts were seen underwhelming in their previous matches, while the visitors remain consistent in bagging points in every games they played. You will never run out of reasons to enjoy your betting experience here at 12BET Sportsbook. Sign up now and collect more prizes and rewards like no other.
The home team bounced back from shocking back-to-back defeats on the road when they took on Bournemouth 2-1 at home. They were stunned by the relegation-threatened Watford 3-0 that ended their 44-game domination run in the league and knocked out of the FA Cup by Chelsea 2-0. Prior to these defeats, the Reds were beaten by the same opponent for this match during the kick-off game on the road that broke their then 12-games unbeaten run across all competitions. Despite these losses, they remain the top team in their domestic league with 82 points collected in 29 games. Back at home for this match Jurgen Klopp’s men will defend the vital record they hold which is the 33 home games unbeaten in all European competitions since losing to Real Madrid 0-3 in October 2014.
Atletico Madrid (Away)
The visitors are currently unbeaten in 6 games across all competitions, won 3 and drawn 3 since losing to Real Madrid 1-0 on the road. However, they remain winless in 6 away games across all competitions, lost 4 and drawn 2 since their last win in January against Barcelona 2-3 in the semifinal round of Supercopa de Espana. They are currently on the 5th place of their domestic league table with 45 points from winning 11, losing 4 and drawing 12 of 27 games in the Spanish league so far this season. They finished 2nd in the Group D table during the previous round of this tournament, having won 3, lost 2 and drawn 1 of 6 games in the group. They have scored 8 goals from those matches, conceded to 5 and kept 3 clean sheets which is the 4th most clean sheets kept in 6 matches of the group stage.
In the last 10 years, these teams locked horns for 4 times where Liverpool have won 1, while Atletico Madrid have won 2 and the other match ended in draw.
Liverpool 3 – 2 Atletico Madrid
Liverpool 1.54 – Draw 3.90 – Atletico Madrid 6.40
FT.HDP – Liverpool: 1.0
Date and Time:
Thursday, March 12, 2020, 4:00 AM (GMT+8)
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