2016 UEFA Champions League Final is scheduled on May 28, on Stadio San Siro in Milan, Italy. This year’s competition for the most desired trophy in European football will be held between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid.
Real Madrid comes as favourite being the most successful club in Champions League’s history. In the 60 seasons, the club claimed a total of 10 titles, the last successful result being attained in 2014.
Betting markets and Odds
There are several betting markets available for those who wish to turn their betting predictions into money. The most popular and with the highest chances of winning are:
- first goal scorer;
- both teams to score;
- correct score.
Betting on the winner is maybe the most common type of wagering. Over 50% of gamesters are confident that Real Madrid will win the trophy, about 38% believe that Atletico Madrid is motivated enough to fight for the title while 12% expect a draw.
UEFA Champions League Betting tips
UEFA Champions League is hugely popular and comes with many betting opportunities. The clash between Real and Atletico can help you win big, as long as you keep in mind these betting tips.
The most important rule of successful betting is to focus on bookmakers that provide you access to all the popular betting markets. Bet365, Sportingbet, 888sport, Ladbrokes, and Unibet come with the whole package – traditional and exotic wagering options.
Those who decide to bet on the winning team need to know that the odds are in favour of Real Madrid. There are over 40% to beat Atletico, compared to 30% to be beaten or to make a draw.
If you decide to bet on the correct score, you need to know that the best wagers are for Real Madrid to beat Atletico Madrid by 1 point, and a Draw 1-1.
Real vs. Atletico Highlights
Atletico Madrid is a team that puts great emphasis on the defence, putting Real Madrid in an awkward situation. They can brag with an impressive evolution since the 2012/13 season that led them to the Champions League Final. Real Madrid, on the other hand, is a veteran of this competition and is aiming fo the 11th title.
Atletico’s strategy is to focus on an impenetrable defence mechanism that will make the opponents lose the ball and increase their chances of scoring. As a result, it is expected to see Real employing a pressing scheme.