Match: Real Madrid – Manchester City Preview, Predictions and Betting Tips
Date: Wednesday, 4 May, 2016
Start time: 19:45 GMT
Real Madrid host Manchester City in the semi-final second leg of the Champions League. The match at the stadium “Santiago Bernabeu” is Wednesday, May 4, from 19:45 GMT.
Real Madrid chasing winning their 11th trophy in the Champions League after a goalless draw in the first leg is in a good position to qualify to the final. Real Madrid is closer to success in Manchester, but good intervenes Joe Hart left the intrigue for the rematch.
This weekend Real Beat 1:0 Real Sociedad in Primera and remained in the battle for the title with a point less than leaders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid. In a hero for the team again became Gareth Bale, who in recent matches pulls the team in the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo. All, however, expect that Ronaldo will return to the squad on Wednesday. Sidelined almost certainly remain Karim Benzema, who treats an injury. The match missed almost certainly Karim Benzema, who have an injury.
Manuel Pellegrini victim game weekend with Southampton Premier League to allow his players are in optimum form for the visit of the “Bernabeu” and Manchester City lost 2:4 at St Mary’s Stadium. The two goals scored wKelechi Iheanacho that can start as a starter in Madrid at the expense of the injured David Silva.
The team of Manuel Pellegrini will have a far more difficult task compared to their previous two away games in the competition. “The Citizens” face the team, who hold the record for the most victories, having won the competition 10 times. Real is expected to be almost full squad for the upcoming game. The team of Zinedine Zidane has more experience in European club tournaments and I think this will be of great importance in the upcoming match. “Merengues” beat Wolfsburg 3:0 in their last home game in the tournament and expect new strong performance at home on their part and win the game with which to qualify for the final.