UEFA’s Champions League last 16 was one of the most exciting phases of the past few years. Man Utd shocked Paris while Ajax hammered Real Madrid at home. Both teams lost the first leg at home and yet they managed to eliminate their opponents. It was a day to remember for sure. Not only for the fans of those two teams but all football lovers around the globe. And those punters who are attracted by the underdogs.
The draw for the quarter-finals gave us some very interesting ties also. And many things to be said until the first kick-off. Let us starter by taking the opinion of an expert. Ladbrokes as one of the most known and trustworthy bookmakers of the world give us their first approach for the 8 rivals of Europe’s throne.
We will begin with Premier league’s title contenders. Liverpool will face Porto at Anfield on the 9th of April. The Reds are of course the favourites, not only for the win (3/10) but also to qualify (1/5). Porto to win at Anfield is given at 9/1 and to qualify at 4/1. The draw for the first leg is at 21/5. There will be time to see this game’s special markets, and Ladbrokes have plenty of them, but now we will focus at the “Both Teams to Score” option. It is given at 1/1. Not bad would you say?
The second game is the Premier clash between Tottenham versus Man City. It will be held at the same day. Home win is at 10/3, draw at 14/5 and for the Cityzens win, we can get it 3/4. The Spurs are the underdog on this tie (to qualify at 7/2) and you can find City to get at the semi-final at 2/9. Ladbrokes thinks that a clean sheet is not expected here, so the “Both Teams To Score” is at 6/10.
On Wednesday on the 10th of April Manchester United will host Barcelona. The Catalans after eliminated Lyon they continue their pace to the final. Next stop Manchester. Barcelona are the favourites to qualify(1/5). The “Red Devils” to qualify is given at 11/4. As for the first leg itself, home win is given at 5/2, the draw at 5/2 and Barcelona to win 1/1.
At the same day, Ajax will face Juventus. The Dutch side surprised Real Madrid and now they will try one step further. It will not be easy though. They are considered again as the underdogs and if they make it this time, they will pay at 3/1. Juventus to qualify at 1/4 and to win in this clash at 21/20. The draw is given at 23/10 and the home win at 13/5.
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