Following three months of no action, all of Europe’s major league aside from the French Ligue 1 will be in play this weekend.
While the German Bundesliga resumed last month, this weekend will be the first time there’ll be play across Europe’s four major leagues since the season was suspended due to the coronavirus.
The Spanish La Liga returned last weekend, while the Premier League made its return during the week. And with the Serie A set to kick-off on Saturday, it’ll be a total feast of football activities this weekend.
As football fully returns, it also provides fans with the chance to earn some cash by placing bets on games. The pandemic has hit the finances of almost everybody, including football fans.
So with football back, it provides fans with the opportunity to stake on games, thereby earning extra cash. And in its usual tradition, Soccernet.ng will be providing betting tips for some selected games every weekend.
So here are the betting picks for this weekend.
Diego Simeone’s side moved into the Champions League places with a 5-0 win at Osasuna on Wednesday.
They’ll be confident of backing up the result with another win when they welcome Real Valladolid to the Wanda Metropolitano on Saturday.
The visitors, 15th in the Spanish topflight, played out a barren draw against Celta Vigo on Wednesday, although they won 2-1 at Leganes last Saturday.
Atletico have won eight of their last ten home matches against Real Valladolid in all competitions.
Atletico have kept a clean sheet in five of their last six matches against Real Valladolid in all competitions.
Atletico are undefeated in their last seven matches (LaLiga).
Betting Tip: Atletico Madrid are just two points ahead of Getafe in fifth place, which means they can’t afford to drop points.
Although the match will be played in an empty stadium, Rojiblancos have the quality to overcome their visitors. (Atletico Madrid win and under 3.5)