The game at Anfield will be more interesting than in Madrid. In the 1/8 finals of the Champions League playoffs, Liverpool will host Atletico. Will be hot? Check our prediction.
At what time will Liverpool and Atletico play?
The game time is March 11, 2020, 20:00 (GMT).
Where the match will be shown?
BT Sport, CMore (Fin), CMore Sport (Fin), DAZN Deutsch, Digi Sport 1 (Rom), Eleven Sports (Por), Look Sport, M4 Sport, Match! Futbol, Match TV, O2 TV Fotbal, Orange Sport (Svk), Polsat Sport Premium 1, RMC Sport, Telekom Sport (Rom), TV3+, TV6 (Swe), TVP 1, Viaplay (Den), Viaplay (Nor), Viaplay (Swe).
Who are topscorers of the teams?
The topscorer in Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah with 4 goals, Alvaro Morata in Atletico Madrid with 2 goals in Champions League.
How many wins, draws and losses do the teams have?
Liverpool have 4 wins, 1 draws and 2 losses and Atletico Madrid have 4 wins, 1 draws and 2 losses in the Champions League.
Predictions and Tips
- MoneyLine Pick: Liverpool will win
- Over Under Pick: The Total Will Go Under 2.5
- Computer Predicted Score: 2-0
The Liverpool team finished the Champions League group stage in first place in the standings of Quartet E.
During six matches, the British earned 13 points, ahead of the nearest opponent by 1 point. In these matches, the Reds managed to score 13 goals, however, they also missed enough – 8 goals.
The Liverpool Euro Cup campaign started unsuccessfully. In Italy, Jurgen Klopp’s wards flew Napoli dry – (0:2). And the first three points, the Merseysides earned on the Anfield, beating the RB Salzburg (4:3).
Then the English team managed to defeat Genk twice (4: 1; 2:1). On November 27, the Reds again lost points in the confrontation with Napoli (1:1), however, in the 6th round of the Champions League this team dealt with RB Salzburg (2:0).
The results of Liverpool in recent matches in all tournaments can’t be called positive. Klopp’s team began to lose often. The Reds suffered one of the defeats just in the first playoff match in the Champions League 1/8 finals.
On February 18, at the Wanda Metropolitano stadium, the guests lost Atletico with a minimal advantage due to Saul’s goal in 4 minutes (0:1)
And after the victory in the Premier League over West Ham (3:2), Jurgen Klopp’s wards suffered their first defeat in the season against Watford (0:3).
The duel in the 1/8 finals of the FA Cup, in which the Merseysides were weaker than Chelsea (0:2), turned out to be a failure for the Reds. In the last game in the Premier League, Liverpool at Anfield won a strong-willed victory over Bournemouth (2:1).
At the group stage of the Champions League, the Madrid team fought for the playoffs with Juventus, Bayer and Lokomotiv.
For 6 rounds this team managed to earn ten points and get into the next round from second place. During six matches, Atletico scored eight goals and conceded five goals.
In the opening match at the Euroarena, Atletico at the Vanda Metropolitano couldn’t identify the strongest in the confrontation with Juventus (2:2). In the next match, wards Diego Simeone in Moscow beat Lokomotiv (2:0).
The victory of the Madrid also ended the game with Bayer (1:0). Then Atletico lost to Juventus (0:1) and dealt with Loco (1:0).
Now the team of Diego Simeone goes without defeat. The last time the they lost to anyone on February 1. That day, within the 22 round, they were weaker than Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu (0:1).
In the other two matches of the championship, they defeated the Granada (1:0), and also broke the draw with Valencia (2:2).
Atletico earned a minimal advantage in the Champions League as well, beating Liverpool at Wanda Metropolitano (1:0). On February 23, Simeone’s team at home won three points in a match with Villarreal (3:1).
And in the spring, Madrid still didn’t please their fans with wins. The last two rounds ended in a draw in meetings with Espanyol (1:1) and Sevilla (2:2).
Betting Tips Statistic
- Last head-to-head match Atletico won (1:0).
- Madrid won 2 of 12 road matches.
- Liverpool scored six goals in last 3 matches.
- Klopp won 12 from 16 home UCL home matches at Anfield.
Liverpool vs Atletico Madrid Prediction
In Liverpool, the owners will be forced to recoup, and Atletico will be closed at their own free kick. But at Anfield, the Diego Simeone’s team will not be able to keep their gates dry, so at some point in the game they will also have to go forward.
Klopp’s wards will not force events, because in this situation, you can easily provide the opportunity to catch yourself on a counterattack. It will not be easy to break through the defense of Atletico. Recently, a team from Madrid has often been mistaken and will take advantage of the enthusiastic Liverpool.
- We predict that Liverpool will win.