Our betting experts preview the Copa del Rey match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid and offer team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
Real Madrid welcome Atletico Madrid for a quarter-final clash in the Copa del Rey at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu this Thursday.
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Real Madrid Form
In the previous three matches, Real Madrid lost 1-3 against Barcelona, beat Villarreal by 2-3 and won 0-2 against Athletic Bilbao. In their last six Copa del Rey home matches, Los Blancos have three wins, while they’ve drawn zero and lost three. They scored 17 and conceded 12 goals.
Atletico Madrid Form
In their last three matches, Atletico Madrid drew 1-1 with Almeria, beat Levante by 0-2 and beat Real Valladolid by 3-0. In their last six Copa del Rey away matches, Diego Simeone’s side claimed a full handful of five wins. They’ve drawn none but instead lost once, scoring 14 whilst conceding three times.
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Stats
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Real Madrid have scored in the last 29 matches in a row
- In 11 of the last 12 home matches Real Madrid played, both teams scored
- Real Madrid have scored in the last 15 home matches in a row
- Real Madrid have not lost 18 of the last 20 home matches
- In 10 of the last 12 matches Real Madrid played, both teams scored
- Atletico Madrid have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Atletico Madrid matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 9 of the last 11 Atletico Madrid matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Atletico Madrid have won 5 of the last 6 away matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
- Atletico Madrid have won 6 of the last 8 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid – In-form players
Alvaro Morata shows decent form right now for Atletico Madrid, as he scored two goals in his last two appearances. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Real Madrid, who are strong favourites on Thursday. Siding with Karim Benzema looks like a nice prospect as he scored at least one goal in seven of his last nine games.
Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid Betting Tips
Real Madrid claimed seven wins in the previous 10 matches at home across all tournaments, as well as drawing two and losing one. Atletico Madrid won six of their last 10 away games, as they also drew one and lost three of these matches. Diego Simeone’s side did not lose any of their last 6 matches away from home.
Both teams to score
Real Madrid scored the first goal of the match an impressive nine times in the last ten home games. Atletico Madrid got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in the last 9 consecutive home games Real Madrid played. Of the previous 10 outings, Real Madrid scored the opening goal six times, whereas their opponents were first on target in six of their last 10 games. Real Madrid have scored in 4 consecutive home meetings with Atletico Madrid.
Real Madrid saw over 2.5 goals in seven of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 2.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in three of Atletico Madrid’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.9 goals in these matches. Real Madrid are on a fine streak of scoring at least one goal in their last 30 matches.
Match predictions: Real Madrid vs Atletico Madrid
To sum up, the upcoming match between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid seems to be a good betting opportunity.