Bet Live on the UEFA Champions League Final: Real Madrid vs. Atletico MadridPublished May 24, 2014 by OCR Editor
Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid, UEFA Champions League Final, 7:45pm UK time.
Millions of eyes will be set at the Estadio do Sport Lisbona in Benfica tonight, as Real Madrid meet Atletico Madrid for an all-out Spanish final for the UEFA Champions League 2013/14 season, the first ever European cup final derby. The two same-city teams have been long-time rivals, with the intensity strengthening in the last few seasons. Real Madrid would love to hamper Atletico's hopes for a double after winning the Spanish La Liga's championship last week.
It wasn't easy for the two to reach tonight's final. Atletico fought "The Special One's" Chelsea, an always favorite, ultimately managing to beat Chelsea with 3 to 1 in the second leg at Stamford Bridge. On Real's road to the final, Carlo Ancelotti's men bestowed upon last season's Champions League holders Bayern Munich a devastating 0-4 defeat at their own home in the Allianz Arena.
Real's offense will be sharp with the confirmed fitness to play for both forwards, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo. These two have brought 68 goals together to Real Madrid in all of its competitions this season. The two clubs have met four times during this season; two legs in the Spanish Cup saw Real winning 5-0, and two league games concluded with one win for Atletico and a draw.
Winner Sports is offering over 100 betting markets for tonight. In full time result Winner has 19/20 on Real Madrid, 3/1 on Atletico Madrid and 49/20 for a draw at 90 minutes. In "To Lift The Cup" Real gets 1/2 while Atletico stands on 8/5.
Over at bet365, punters who place a pre-match bet on the final will be given a refund for their first in-play bet placed during the game should they lose it, valued as their largest pre-match bet (up to £50).