Betting. Atletico Madrid vs Celta [12.02.17] : Celestes keep on falling

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Betting. Atletico Madrid vs Celta [12.02.17] : Celestes keep on falling

La Liga

Matchweek 22

12.02.2017

Bet: Total Goals under 2,75

Contrary to the majority of the sports betting predictions Celta blew a chance to get to the Copa del Rey final. This midweek they were defeated (0-1) by Alaves in the second leg of the semi-final. Celestes are hard hit and it’s difficult to say how long it will take for them to recover. On the other hand this failure could just make them angry. Anyway, the betting companies think Berizzo’s side will not bounce back at Vicente Calderon.

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The sports betting experts expected Atletico to be in the top-3 after the half of the season. However, Simeone’s team had a slump in the results and they sit only on the 4th position. Although, they got close to Sevilla who now hold the third place. Besides, like Celta, los Colchoneros reached the Copa del Rey semi-final. But, confirming betting predictions, they were eliminated from the tournament by Barcelona (2-3).

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While choosing a bet you should take into account the fact that Madrid are undefeated in the last 4 matches a home. What’s more, they managed to keep clean sheets in all of these 4 games. So this time again they are considered to be a favorite on the betting markets even missing Fernandez, Tiago, Godin and Oblak with Gimenez remaining a doubt. At the same time, Beauvue and Ruben Blanco will miss out for Celestes. Despite a recent victory over Leganes, Celta show poor performances playing on the road with only 2 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses.

The bookmakers don’t express doubts about the winner the match: Atletico Madrid – 1,42, Draw – 4,75, Celta – 8,00. As there have been under 2,5 goals in Madrid’s last 4 home games it is recommended to bet on “Total Goals under 2,75” (1,78). Besides, there is a good option “Atletico to win and Total Goals under 3,5” (2,05). Apart from that, you can risk to bet on “Total Goals by Away Team under 0,5” (1,81).