Atletico Madrid will be aiming to close the gap at the top of the league table when they welcome Real Sociedad at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday night. Atletico Madrid only managed a 1-1 away draw at Villarreal last time out in La Liga, despite the fact that Filipe Luis gave them the lead after the break. Real Sociedad, on the other hand, won 3-1 on the road at Athletic Bilbao thanks to a brace from Mikel Oyarzabal and another goal from Luca Sangalli. Follow all our predictions, odds, free bets and betting tips below.
Betting Tips for the game
Atletico Madrid enter the fray on the back of an eight-game unbeaten streak across all competitions, winning five in the process. Los Colchoneros currently lie 5th in the league table tied on 16 points with 4th-placed Sevilla, just two points behind current leaders Barcelona. Simeone’s men are unbeaten on home soil this season, registering four wins and one draw in five competitive games.
On the other hand, Real Sociedad have been a decent side in La Liga so far this season, having lost just three of their opening eight fixtures. They were on a two-game winless run in the league prior to their 1-3 victory at Athletic Bilbao at the weekend. The positive thing is that Real Sociedad looked great on the road of late, having won each of their most recent three trips across all competitions.
Although Real Sociedad looked solid on the road of late, Atletico Madrid should be able to grab all three points in this one. Our betting tips and predictions expect Atletico Madrid to win at odds 1.53.
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Atletico Madrid have won each of their last five home meetings with Real Sociedad in La Liga. In addition, Simeone’s men have won four and drawn one of their last five home games across all competitions. Away from home, Real Sociedad managed to win just six of their last 15 competitive trips. Our preview would back Atletico Madrid to win at odds 1.53.
Atletico Madrid to win at odds 1.53
Atletico Madrid vs Real Sociedad Draw at odds 3.60
Real Sociedad to win at odds 7.50
Correct Score odds
Atletico Madrid have kept a clean sheet in four of their last six games across all competitions. In addition, Diego Simeone’s men have only conceded twice in their last five competitive games. Furthermore, Atletico Madrid have allowed just once in their last five home meetings with Real Sociedad in La Liga. Our correct score anticipate Atletico Madrid to win 2-0 at odds 6.50.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”Correct score prediction:”]Atletico Madrid to win 2-0 at odds 6.50[/bet_tip_now]
Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
Three of Atletico Madrid’s last four competitive games have seen few than three goals. Simeone’s men hold the best defensive record in the division with just five goals conceded in nine rounds. Furthermore, they have only allowed once in their last five home meetings with Sociedad. Our total goals prediction fancies under 2.5 goals at odds 1.72.
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First Goalscorer odds
Although Atletico Madrid are lacking some firepower within their ranks at the moment, they still sit in a comfortable position in the standings. Antoine Griezmann hasn’t been at his best in this early part of the season, but he still managed to help the team with two goals and three assists. Our first goalscorer prediction is Antoine Griezmann at odds 4.33.
[bet_tip_now stars_1_2_3=”3″ block_title=”First goalscorer prediction:”]Antoine Griezmann at odds 4.33[/bet_tip_now]
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