Ace Football previews the Champions League round 2 match between SSC Napoli and Real Madrid and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.
SSC Napoli enjoy home advantage when visitors Real Madrid swing by on Tuesday for a Group C clash in the Champions League. The former will be looking to make that home advantage count.
Team form: SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid
SSC Napoli Form
SSC Napoli conquered seven points from their last three matches and started off drawing 0-0 with Bologna. Next up was a 4-1 win against Udinese, before Lecce were defeated in 0-4 win. SSC Napoli won four of their past six matches on home soil in the Champions League, where they also drew twice and went undefeated. They scored 13 goals and conceded five times.
Real Madrid Form
Real Madrid won twice in their last three matches, but began by losing 3-1 against Atletico Madrid, before beating Las Palmas 2-0. Another win followed, this time by 0-3 against Girona. In their last six Champions League away matches, Real Madrid have three wins, they’ve drawn one and lost two. They scored 13 while also conceding ten times. They also experienced one draw and two defeats.
Betting stats for SSC Napoli and Real Madrid
Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that SSC Napoli and Real Madrid played across all competitions.
- SSC Napoli have scored in the last 14 matches in a row
- SSC Napoli have not lost 19 of the last 21 matches
- SSC Napoli have scored in the last 13 home matches in a row
- SSC Napoli have not lost 15 of the last 17 home matches
- SSC Napoli have won 3 of the last 4 home matches without conceding a goal
- Real Madrid have won the last 6 matches in a row
- Real Madrid have won the last 4 matches in a row while scoring less than 2.5 goals
- Real Madrid have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
- Real Madrid have scored in 12 of the last 13 matches
- Real Madrid have won the last 4 matches in a row and the sum of goals was under 3.5
Players in form: SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid
With another Champions League season only just beginning to take form, we are still a bit in the dark as to who will dominate the scoring charts for both SSC Napoli and Real Madrid. Accordingly, we have listed some of the players who are expected to be getting it on for each team this season.
Popular markets: SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid
SSC Napoli claimed seven wins in the previous 10 matches at home, as well as drawing two and losing one. Real Madrid won six of their last 10 away games, as they also drew zero and lost four of these matches. SSC Napoli did not lose any of their last five matches.
Both teams to score
SSC Napoli scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Real Madrid scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Real Madrid have kept their opponents from scoring five times in their previous 10 matches. Meanwhile, SSC Napoli have been able to keep a clean sheet in five of their last 10 games.
SSC Napoli performed an average of 2.1 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out six times. Of the last ten games for Real Madrid, six had more than 2.5 goals, while they managed to score an average of 1.8 times goals per game. Real Madrid scored at least once in their previous 10 matches on the bounce.
Betting tip: SSC Napoli vs Real Madrid
In conclusion, we have a free betting prediction for this game between SSC Napoli and Real Madrid. The betting tip was formed based on the abovementioned statements.