Atletico Madrid vs Roma Preview and Prediction: Madrid to Win 1-0 at 6/1
Atletico Madrid and Roma will play their fifth Champions League group stage game at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Wednesday, 22nd November.
The teams’ first competitive meeting was last month and the game ended in a goalless draw.
Atletico Madrid are currently third in their group with 3 points having drawn three games and lost one. Over the weekend they drew 0 – 0 with Real Madrid.
Roma are first in the group with 8 points after winning two games and drawing two. Over the weekend they defeated Lazio 2 – 1.
Atletico Madrid will be hoping to close the gap with Chelsea in this game and climb up in the group. A series of draws have left them under considerable pressure. Roma will be hoping to maintain its spot at the top of the group and will be well aware that Chelsea have a fairly straightforward match this week. As a result, this could be a very intense match with both teams eager to avoid a draw and claim the maximum three points.
A 1 – 0 win for Atletico Madrid is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports both offering odds of 6/1.
Paddy Power Odds: 10/11 Atletico Madrid to Win, 12/5 for a Draw and 10/3 Roma to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 20/21 Atletico Madrid to Win, 9/4 for a Draw and 16/5 Roma to Win