One of the most interesting confrontations of 1/8 of the UEFA Champions League is a fight under the guise of "atlético – Juventus". Both show very similar viscous football, and is able to defeat the opponents and try to kill the game. Both teams are the real stars of world scale. So who will emerge victorious in their battle? The largest bookmakers believe that to advance to the quarterfinals, maybe Spanish, and Italian team. But let us try to determine the favorite of the meeting, which will take place in Madrid.
"Plans" is having this season. After twenty two rounds they are second in La Liga and is second only to Barcelona. Also it is worth mentioning that during this season of the championship of Spain Atletico lost only twice. However, the second defeat they inflicted not the most dangerous club – real Betis. And it happened on the third of February. That is, Betis broke their unbeaten run against real Madrid, which lasted from the first of September (i.e. over eighteen matches).
In the Champions League, the Spanish team is also in order. The team of Diego Simeone to the last fought for the first place in group A. But at the last moment, lost the lead on additional indicators Borussia Dortmund. It does not have left Bruges and Monaco.
Everything is fine and the current champion of Italy. After joining Juventus, Cristiano Ronaldo team, real Madrid began to play better. Almost no one doubts that Juventus will easily defend the title in Serie A. After all, for twenty-two rounds of the current season the team from Turin never lost. And its separation from the nearest pursuer in the face of Napoli is nine points.
So Juventus can safely focus on the Champions League. But whether it is something FRto evaporate uncompromising Atletico?
Given, what support will the "Plans" at the stadium Metropolitano Wanda, we propose to take a risk and put on their Victoria. Yes, our forecast – a victory of Atletico. But this does not mean that the Spaniards already in the quarterfinals, as everything will be decided in the second match.