Big Game Focus: Tottenham v Real Madrid

Tottenham and Real Madrid will compete in the semi finals of the Audi Cup at the Allianz Arena today. Bet on the match here.

Both teams need to win following their respective defeats against Manchester United and Atletico Madrid.

Real Madrid have failed to win any of their three pre-season games and they come into this fixture off the back of an embarrassing 7-3 loss against city rivals Atletico.

Spurs did lose to Man United last time out, but it was a close game, while they did get on the score-sheet and created some decent chances during the match.

Betting preview

Real Madrid are favourites, but they have not won any of their last five games. The last meeting between the two teams saw Mauricio Pochettino’s men win 3-1 and you can back them to win with the insurance of a Double Chance at odds of 1.65.

Real Madrid have been involved in high scoring matches and the same goes for Tottenham, who have seen Over 2.5 Goals in four of their last five games in all competitions. The last match between these two teams saw four goals scored and you can back Over 2.5 Goals at odds of 1.40.

Both teams have scored in four of the last five outings between Real Madrid and Tottenham. With the quality of forwards involved you can back Both Teams to Score at odds of 1.40 here.

Team news

Real Madrid could once again shuffle the pack as they look to improve, meaning that Raphael Varane and Takefusa Kubo could come in. Thibault Courtois has suffered an ankle injury and will not feature.

Spurs are also likely to rotate, so Toby Alderweireld, Erik Lamela and Heung-min Son are likely to start after being on the bench last time out.

Possible line ups

Real Madrid: Navas; Carvajal, Ramos, Varane, Marcelo; Modric, Kroos, Isco; Hazard, Vazquez, Benzema.

Tottenham: Lloris; Walker-Peters, Vertonghen, Foyth, Georgiou; Ndombele, Winks, Sissoko; Lamela, Son; Kane.