Tottenham are about to get the full package of matches in Milano as they take on AC Milan in the Last 16 of the Champions League, after fighting off Inter for the top spot in the group phase. Everyone remembers the 4-3 game at the San Siro against Inter with Bale scoring a hattrick in the second half, but now they are against their city rivals Milan in the stage of direct eliminations. The big news about this Milan v Tottenham prediction is that Bale misses out through injury and that’s most definitely is a big blow for Harry Redknapp. Meanwhile, the Rossonerri have some injury worries of their own.
BetOnWins.com brings you the most accurate AC Milan v Tottenham Hotspur prediction so that we can help you beat the online betting companies and make some money. The Italians are favored to win the first leg and to eventually qualify, which is absolutely logical considering that they are one of the most well-established and respected clubs in Europe’s premier football competition. Champions League is what Milan live for, that’s their playing ground and truthfully, anything less than a semifinal will be a dissapointment for the club’s management and fans, considering how heavily they’ve invested over the past 6 months or so. The additions of Ibrahimovic, Robinho, Boateng, the return to form of Pato, have made the Rossonerri deadly in attack. Cassano is not eligible to play as he took part in the tournament already with Sampdoria. Mark Van Bommel is also unavailable as he played with Bayern Munich. The absentees of Cassno and MVB are not major factors in this Milan v Tottenham prediction, because they have adequate replacements.
Tottenham on the other hand will have to do without their most ifluential player this season Gareth Bale, who already made a name for himself at the San Siro. Inter are following him closely and a safe Milan v Tottenham prediction would be that the Welshman won’t participate which will seriously hurt the visitor’s chances. Another big blow for Londoners is that they will also have to do without Jenas who is suspended.
The biggest miss for Milan is that they will be without their inspiration midfielder Andrea Pirlo who is set to miss both ties with an injury. However, Nesta is now back and he played the full 90 minutes against Parma, so that’s good news for the hosts going into this Milan v Tottenham prediction.
BetOnWins.com picks the hosts to win in this Milan v Tottenham prediction and that’s a good bet which pays off at 1,70 at Bet365. In terms of the total number of goals scored, we reckon they will be Over 2,5 goals which is offered at 1,80. Tottenham got Crouchy and Defoe in front and with skillfull players in the middle of the park such as Van der Vaart, Pienar, Krancjar, and Lennon, one can certainly see them scoring in their trip to Milano. Both teams like to play an attacking style of football which should set up a nice match to watch.
Milan v Tottenham Prediction: Champions League football is Milan’s treademark and their main area of interest. Meanwhile, Tottenham are absolute debutants in this compeition and reaching the elimination stage is more than what they hoped for. The Londoners will be eliminated at this very round, but they won’t go down without a fight. We back Milan to win this first leg.