Atletico Madrid vs Bayer Leverkusen – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: October 24, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: October 24, 2022

The spotlight is on Atletico Madrid and Bayer Leverkusen when they go toe-to-toe at Civitas Metropolitano, for an exciting match this coming Wednesday. It is one of 16 matches in round five of the Champions League group stages, with teams fighting to secure qualification.

Atletico Madrid vs Bayer Leverkusen Stats

  • Atletico Madrid have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • In 4 of the last 5 home matches Atletico Madrid played, both teams scored
  • Atletico Madrid have scored in 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Atletico Madrid have conceded in 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Atletico Madrid have conceded in 5 of the last 6 home matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have conceded in 10 of the last 11 away matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have not won 6 of the last 7 away matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have not won 7 of the last 9 matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have lost 5 of the last 7 away matches
  • Bayer Leverkusen have conceded in 7 of the last 9 matches

Atletico Madrid vs Bayer Leverkusen Lineups

Atletico Madrid vs Bayer Leverkusen Preview

Atletico Madrid just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Champions League matches at the Civitas Metropolitano. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored five and conceded six goals. With just four points from four games, this is a must-win fixture for Atletico Madrid if they are to have any chance of setting up a winner-takes-all play-off against Porto in the final matchday of the group stages.

Xabi Alonso’s Bayer Leverkusen managed to win just once in their past six away games in the Champions League. On top of winning once they also drew one as well as losing four, while scoring seven times and letting in two. Winning only one of their last seven games in all competitions, Bayer Leverkusen will not be in a confident mood ahead of this trip to Madrid.

Atletico Madrid vs Bayer Leverkusen H2H

Bayer Leverkusen celebrated two wins against Atletico Madrid in their most recent meetings, outclassing their next opponent by 2-0 and 2-1. Atletico Madrid won three matches and Bayer Leverkusen won three Matches of the latest nine encounters. Bayer Leverkusen came out 2-0 winners in the most recent meeting, though, and the bookies’ best betting odds on another away win at full-time are at 4.33.

Full Time Betting

Atletico Madrid collected five wins, drew three and lost two in the 10 most games across all tournaments at Civitas Metropolitano. Bayer Leverkusen won two of their previous 10 away, drew one and lost seven times. Bayer Leverkusen scored the first goal of the match a modest three times in their 10 previous games played away from home. However, Atletico Madrid were first on target six times in their last 10 outings on home soil.

Both Teams to Score

Bayer Leverkusen got the better of Atletico Madrid in the last two h2h meetings, winning by 2-0 and 2-1, respectively. In the past nine matches between home side Atletico Madrid and Bayer Leverkusen, both teams found the back of the net five times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.80.

Over/Under Tips

Less than three came out three times in the past nine encounters between Bayer Leverkusen and Atletico Madrid, as both teams not to score was a winning bet four times. Atletico Madrid performed 1.32 goals on average, whereas Bayer Leverkusen averaged 1.21 goals. Atletico Madrid witnessed over 2.5 goals in four of their previous ten matches across all tournaments in which they averaged 1.3 goals a game. Over 2.5 goals appeared in six of the last ten matches that Bayer Leverkusen played across all tournaments this season. They scored 1.2 times on average in the process.

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