Real Madrid vs Roma UCL Soccer Odds

Posted by Ryan Knuppel on March 7, 2016 in

On Tuesday, one of the biggest UCL soccer betting match ups of the season will feature Real Madrid taking on Roma. This is all part of the UEFA Champions League. The match will be played at Estadio Santiago Bernabeu in Madrid. Real Madrid comes into the match with a 5-0-1 mark on the season for 16 points. On the season, they have scored 16 goals, and allowed just 3. For Roma, they are part of Group E and come into the tilt with a 1-3-2 record for just six points on the season. They trail FC Barcelona in the group by 8 points. These two teams played back on February 17th with Real Madrid winning 2-0.

How To Bet on Real Madrid vs. Roma UCL Soccer Odds, TV and Game Info

When: Tuesday, March 8, 2016 2:45 PM ET
Where: Estadio Santiago Bernabeu, Madrid
TV: FOX Sports 1
Stream Option: FoxSportsGo
UCL Soccer Odds: Real Madrid -250, Roma +725

Why Bet on Roma

Roma is looking for some scoring punch on the season. They have three guys that have scored 2 goals, and have scored 6 points on the season. Edin Dzeko, Danielle De Rossi and Miralem Pjanic all have two goals and six points, while Vasilis Torosidis and Gervinho have a goal and 4 and 3 points respectively. The goaltender for Roma has been #25 Wojciech Szezesny. He has played in 7 games this season. Roma tied with Barcelona to start the season 1-1, and also came away with ties against Leverkusen and Bate on the season.

Why Bet on Real Madrid

Real Madrid of course is coming off that 2-0 blanking of Roma in their last meeting. Before that, the Real Madrid offensive power came out, as they scored 8 goals in a win over Malmo. The lone tie on the season came back in October, against Paris. The top scorers for Real Madrid on the season have been Cristiano Ronaldo with 12 goals, followed by Karim Benzema with 4 and Jese with 1. The goaltender on the season has been fantastic in net. That has been Keylor Navas for 5 games, and Kiko Casilla for the other two. The Real Madrid squad went to the Semi Finals a season ago, one season after winning the title.

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Expert Pick & Final Score Prediction

Do not expect this to be a competitive match. Real Madrid is head and shoulders better than the folks from Roma. The main question for this match is, will Roma score a goal? That is doubtful, as Real Madrid is playing excellent defense. Look for that to continue in this matchup. When you are ready to bet on the match, Real Madrid is a monster favorite at 2 to 5, you can wager on the Draw at 4/1, and if you are looking for an upset, Roma can be had at 6/1. The total for the match is set at 2.5 goals. Best of luck, and the best place for your money is on Real Madrid. They win 3-1 in this game.