Salzburg vs Atletico Madrid Prediction & Match Preview

Salzburg vs Atletico Madrid
UEFA Champions League
Date: Wednesday, 9 December 2020
Kick-off at 20:00 UK/ 21:00 CET
Venue: Red Bull Arena (Salzburg).

Salzburg has a rare chance to kick out Atletico Madrid from the group if they could manage a win at Red Bull Arena against one of the strongest sides from Spain. Their previous encounter was on the road and they won with a 1-2 scoreline against Lokomotiv Moscow.

Atletico Madrid will have their doubts with the last three CL games ending in a draw. Despite an unbeaten run in the previous four clashes, the visitor had only one win in it. They will visit on the back of a 1-1 draw at home with Bayern Munich in the CL schedule.

Salzburg vs Atletico Madrid Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Their previous encounter in 2020 CL gave a 3-2 home win for Los Indios.
  • The host has won only one of their last five clashes with other Spanish clubs.
  • The visitor is on a six-game winning streak when facing other Austrian clubs.
  • Three of Los Indios’s last five clashes with other Austrian clubs have seen BTTS.

Salzburg vs Atletico Madrid Prediction

Even a draw will put Atletico Madrid through to the playoffs this season. For Salzburg, nothing other than a win will help them stay in the tournament. Their future in the campaign also depends on the other fixture in the group and its result.

We cannot count on both sides to produce a high-scoring affair in the fixture. However, there shall be some action in the game, regarding the visitor’s form in the league. The tip for under 3.5 goals will probably be a suitable option for the punters in the encounter.

The double chance favoring Atletico Madrid will probably be the best bet to yield decent returns in ninety minutes. The visitor is likely to create more chances in the game, but they are slightly down in their form subjected to consecutive draws in the CL schedule.

Salzburg vs Atletico Madrid Betting tips

  • Under 3.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).
  • Double chance: Draw or Atletico Madrid @ 1.40 (2/5).