Elche vs Athletico Madrid Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
There’s LaLiga action on Wednesday as Elche faces Athletico Madrid at the Martínez Valero. Kick off is at 9:30 pm. Los Franjiverdes, who have lost in seven out of twelve matches, will have the home advantage for this match.
Elche have a record of 6-3-1 in their last 10 matches against the Athletico Madrid. August 22, 2021 was the last time the sides clashed with each other and it ended in a 1-0 win for Ilicitano. Los Illicitanos have outscored Colchoneros across these head-to-head matches, scoring seven goals to their 19.
Elche vs Athletico Madrid Prediction
FanDuel have the Athletico Madrid as strong favorites going into this match with odds of -175, while the Elche are +500 outsiders. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of 10 wins, 16 losses and nine draws after 35 games, Elche head into this game in 14th place in the league. The team has had seven losses in the most recent twelve matches, bagging a total of 37 goals so far while conceding 48. This has generally been due to the capabilities of Pere Milla, who has four goals, and Fidel who has three. In their last, ilicitano outplayed Cadiz 3-0.
Athletico Madrid heads into this match with 64 points. They are in a Champions League position and their record right now has seen them pick up 19 wins, nine losses and seven draws over the course of 35 matches. The team has had 11 wins in the last seventeen matches and they have bagged a total of 60 goals so far, conceding 41. Their top players Joao Felix and Luis Suarez have scored six and four respectively. In their most recent match on Sunday, Indios beat Real Madrid 1-0.
Heading into this clash, Elche have not ruled out any players. Athletico Madrid will be missing Joao Felix and Thomas Lemar.
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Moneyline Pick: Athletico Madrid (-175) at FanDuel
Atletico de Madrid are considered to be the favorite according to the market. The club has been enjoying a good beginning to the month with a recent win percentage of 70% in their last 10 games (seven wins, two losses and one draw). In contrast los Franjiverdes have a win percentage of 30% in their last 10 games (three wins, six losses and one draw).
Elche vs Athletico Madrid Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Athletico Madrid (-175), Elche (+500)
- Spread: Athletico Madrid -1 (+110), Elche 1 (-140)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-140), Over 2.5 Goals (+100)
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Elche vs Athletico Madrid Betting Trends
- Record last 10 games: Elche 3-6-1, Athletico Madrid 7-2-1
- Home/Road Split: Elche (10-16-9), Athletico Madrid (19-9-7)
- Head-To-Head: Elche’s record is 6-3-1 in their last 10 matches against the Athletico Madrid
- Match Type: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-140) at BetMGM
Los Illicitanos have recorded an average of 0.9 goals per game over their last 10 matches. By comparison, Colchoneros have averaged 0.7 goals per game over their last 10 matches.
Spread Pick: Athletico Madrid -1 Goal (+110) at BetMGM
For the bet to be a winner, Athletico Madrid must win by the amount of the spread or more.