Real Madrid vs Shakhtar Donetsk Prediction & Tips
After the crush in the last round of the championship, beaten at home by Cadiz for 0-1, Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid returns to his field, the Estadio Alfredo Di Stefano in his “Ciudad deportiva”, for the first match of the 2020/2021 Champions League against the Ukrainians of Shakhtar Donetsk coached by Portuguese Luis Castro. For Real it was the first braking of the season and now they face a team that comes from 5 consecutive useful results in the league even if 3 were draws. However, Shakhtar returned to victory in the last match by overcoming Lviv 5-1 at home: for the orange-blacks Kovalenko twice and goals from Marcos Antonio, Dentinho and Solomon.
There have been 10 Over 2.5 in Real Madrid’s last 11 Champions League matches.
This season there were 4 Under 2.5s in the first 5 official Real Madrid matches.
Shakhtar Donetsk unbeaten in 5 official matches.
In the first two home games of the season, Real Madrid scored only 1 goal overall.
Real Madrid favored even if the last performance against Cadiz was quite colorless. The merengues are struggling in general, often at the start, and that’s why we risk an Under 1.5 first half.
Real Madrid – Shakhtar Donetsk FREE TIPS
Real Madrid – Win @ 1.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90