Stadium: Olimpico (Rome).
Referee: Slavko Vincic.
Prediction for the Champions League game between Lazio vs. Atlético Madrid, which will take place on September 19th. Who will turn out to be stronger? Check the team conditions! Several betting options are available.Claim Your Welcome Bonus!
Lazio could have had a better start to the season in Serie A. Maurizio Sarri's team did not earn a single point in the first two rounds - an away defeat against Lecce (1:2) and a home defeat against Genoa (1:0). In the third round, Biancocelesti visited the reigning champions Napoli and caused a sensation - a victory with a score of 2:1. The previous weekend, Lazio's opponent was Juventus and Sarri's wards left the field as losers 1:3. Lazio occupies only 15th place in the Serie A standings.
Atletico has made a good start to the new La Liga campaign. A 0:0 draw with Betis followed a 3:1 win over Granada. In the third round, the Indians claimed their biggest victory in the Primera Division - seven unanswered goals against Rayo Vallecano. The following weekend, Diego Simeone's side disappointed their fans by losing to Valencia at the Mestalla. In the fourth round, Atletico suffered their first defeat of the season - 3:0. They currently occupy the seventh position in the table.
Expert Betting Tips
The upcoming match will be crucial for both teams. Let's start with the Romans - they had three consecutive defeats in personal meetings with the Indians. Speaking of Madrid - a terrible run with only one productive action before the break in the last eight away games in the Champions League. Matches involving Italian and Spanish clubs are fiercely contested, with players known for constant clashes and arguments with referees.