Ace Football Team previews the Champions League round 1 match between Salzburg and AC Milan who meet up this coming Tuesday. The pre-match analysis includes the latest team stats, match history and the best betting tips.
Salzburg come up against visiting side AC Milan in a Champions League round 1 match. The duel will take place at Red Bull Arena this coming Tuesday and it should be interesting enough to follow. The way we look at it, both Salzburg and AC Milan will aim to do their best to prove to their fans that they are the better team on the pitch. We are bound to see an exciting game this coming Tuesday.
Current table in the Champions League
In the opening round of the Champions League, Salzburg and AC Milan will battle for their first points this campaign. Since Salzburg emerge as favorites, they are expected to only be satisfied with all three points from this match. However, AC Milan will surely not make it easy for them and might as well want to grab a point in their first game of the season. The opening round of the Champions League will bring us several matches to be excited about and we believe that this clash is one of them.
Latest form and fixture history of Salzburg against AC Milan
Salzburg looks ahead to new season
Salzburg are enjoying their football currently with three wins on the bounce, and it began with a 2-0 win against SK Austria Klagenfurt. They went on to beat Austria Lustenau by 0-6, before also getting the better of WSG Tirol in a 2-0 victory.
AC Milan show promising form
The reigning Serie A champions have started the season in fine form. In their last three matches, AC Milan beat Bologna 2-0, drew 0-0 with Sassuolo and beat Inter by 3-2.
Fixture history: Salzburg vs AC Milan
For the first time ever, AC Milan will face off against Salzburg in the Champions League. Thus, comparisons can only be drawn from previous meetings against clubs from the same nations as their upcoming opponents here.
Betting stats and facts for Salzburg and AC Milan
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Salzburg and AC Milan. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Salzburg have scored in 51 of the last 52 home matches
- Salzburg have scored in the last 29 matches in a row
- Salzburg have won 8 of the last 10 matches
- Salzburg have won 5 of the last 6 home matches
- Salzburg have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
- AC Milan have not lost 27 of the last 29 matches
- AC Milan have not lost 19 of the last 21 away matches
- AC Milan have scored in 14 of the last 15 matches
- AC Milan have scored in 9 of the last 10 away matches
- AC Milan have won 6 of the last 8 matches
The standings of the top-scoring players in the last 6 matches in the Champions League show that Salzburg might be relying on in-form Noah Okafor when it comes to scoring in the upcoming match. On the other side, Rafael Leao has been one of the decisive players from AC Milan recently. Both players are expected to be dangerous and difficult to stop this coming Tuesday.
Salzburg vs AC Milan Match predictions
In conclusion, we present betting tips for this game between Salzburg and AC Milan, which are based on the above-mentioned stats and facts. Besides the main prediction for this match, we have some low and high-risk alternatives as well.