Betting tips for Real Madrid vs APOEL - 13.09.2017
The defending champion makes his debut in the UEFA Champions League at the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium by hosting the Cypriot APOEL in Matchday 1 of Group H. Real Madrid have won the first two official competitions of the 2017-18 season. A month ago he prevailed in the Super Cup of Europe, and did it clearing all the doubts arisen after not gaining nor a party in the preseason. Zinedine Zidane's men overcame Manchester United, a 2-1 win at Skopje, with only 10 minutes remaining from Cristiano Ronaldo in their opening game after the holidays. Two weeks ago, the team won the Spanish Super Cup, defeating a global 5-1 to FC Barcelona (1-3 in Barcelona, 2-0 in Madrid), demonstrating their position as the dominant team in national and European football. Last day, Real Madrid opened the season with a comfortable victory at Riazor on Deportivo de La Coruña.
Frenchman Theo Hernández and Sevillian Dani Ceballos are the two signings that the team has made this season, joining together with the return of Marcos Llorente, Borja Mayoral and Aragon Jesús Vallejo after being loaned last season in the Alavés , Wolfsburg and Eintracht Frankfurt, respectively.
In the Santander League, the white team did not have a good start, yielding two draws in their stadium against Valencia and Levante, being 4 points away from FC Barcelona.
The Legend opened its official season by measuring the Luxembourg Dudelange, who won in both games by a short 1-0. The set that trains Mario Been continued to suffer in the next round, this time against the Romanian Viitor, which managed to overcome the 1-0 of the first leg, winning 4-0 on lap after an extension. Slavia of Czech Prague was the rival in the last eliminatory, previous to this phase of groups and the Cypriots returned to assert the factor camp, leaving solved his pass with the 2-0 of the first leg.
The islanders won the championship last season with just four points ahead of the AEK Larnaca. With a budget of 17.33 million euros budget, the Cypriots hope to repeat their greatest success in the top competition of European football, when they entered the quarterfinals in the 2011-12 season. The team has been reinforced by making a minimum investment, paying only 200,000 euros for the pass of Andreas Makris, from the English Walsall. In addition, have arrived to the free team the Spanish central Jesus Rueda; the Australian extreme Tommy Oar; the French striker Mickael Poté; the end of Minas Antoniou; right-back Kypros Christoforou: and goalkeeper Neofytos Michael. In addition, the Brazilian central Carlao comes to loan from the Torino. On the other hand, the center forward Pieros Sotiriou, sold to Copenhagen in exchange for 2.5 million, and defender Rafail Anastasiou, apart from the Spaniards David Barral and Iñaki Astiz leave the team.
Real Madrid vs APOEL Prediction: 1/1 1.30
Real Madrid vs APOEL betting tip: Over 4.5 Goals @ 1.80
Real Madrid vs APOEL final score recommendations: 4-0 10.00