Peter Green - August 8, 2023
Palmeiras vs Atletico MG Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the South American Copa Libertadores on Thursday, 10 August 2023.
Palmeiras had an unimpressive start to this Libertadores season, but turned impressive sealing five victories in a row in their group stage match-ups. They ended the group stage match-ups being the Group C winners too.
Going on, they faced Atletico MG in their knockout match-ups. Palmeiras sealed a 0-1 win in the first leg of this match-up at Atletico MG’s home, and are now having a six -match winning streak in Libertadores.
Palmeiras are on a nine-match unbeaten streak against Atletico MG. Their latest meeting ended in a 0-1 win for Palmeiras.
Their last four meetings had goals under 2.5 ft. Palmeiras are on an eight-match unbeaten streak at this stadium too.
Palmeiras have generally been good at home across all competitions lately. They won all their Libertadores fixtures at home too.
On the other side, Atletico MG was winless in five of the last six road trips. They won, drew and lost one of their three Libertadores away outings too.
Since Palmeiras have an upper hand in the tradition of this match-up, we expect a win for them on Thursday.
Four of the total six matches of Atletico MG this Libertadores season were low-scoring. Palmeiras have often been recording high-scoring matches but we don’t expect when their recent clashes with Atletico MG recorded under 2.5 goals.
Palmeiras have a decent offensive and defensive line at home while Atletico MG owns an average attacking side on the road. Since we expect a low-scoring match, goals are unlikely to come from both ends.
Palmeiras are having a winning form at home unlike Atletico MG, who have failed to seal a win in many of their recent road trips. Backing Palmeiras to seal a win seem to be the ideal tip to start here.
We like to start with Palmeiras to win at 1.83 odds as the main betting tip for this match. For the second tip, we like to place the Under 2.5 goals bet at 1.75 odds.