AC Milan and Tottenham Hotspur face off on Tuesday in Leg 1 of the Group of 16 in the UEFA Champions League San Siro.
AC Milan vs Tottenham Hotspur Odds
AC Milan is the favorite in this game sitting at +145 while Tottenham Hotspur is the underdog sitting at +195. The total goals here sit at 2.5 with the under paying out at -120 if it hits.
AC Milan Betting Prediction
AC Milan finished in second place in Group E having picked up 10 points. On Friday, AC Milan faced off against Torino and they were able to secure a 1-0 victory. Olivier Giroud scored in the 62nd minute to secure the victory. They had 46 percent of the possession and four shots on target. Goalkeeper Mike Maignan could be back for the second league, but he still won’t be able to go in this game. Ismael Bennacer and Fikayo Tomori both could be back for this game, and both players are going to need to have big games here.
Tottenham Hotspur Betting Prediction
On the other side of this matchup is Tottenham Hotspur who finished in 1st place in Group D having picked up 11 points. The last two games for Tottenham Hotspur has been a great representation for how their season has gone. Two games ago against Manchester City, they were able to secure a 1-0 victory. In the last game against Leicester City though the defense gave up four goals and that led to the 4-1 defeat. Starting goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is dealing with a knee injury and won’t be able to go in this game. Fraser Forster gave up four goals over the weekend and he’s going to need to be better here. Cristian Romero is expected to move back into the starting lineup in this game. Check out the other Champions League game on Tuesday between PSG and Bayern Munich.
Shane’s Free Pick
Tottenham Hotspur’s defense really struggled in the last game, and they are going to struggle again here. AC MIlan’s defense didn’t give up any goals in the previous game and that is going to be an issue again in this game for Tottenham. Tottenham isn’t going to score any goals here, and that will be the difference here as AC Milan gets the job done. Back AC Milan on the money line.