Can Barcelona keep their Champions League hopes alive? That is the question all football fans are asking themselves ahead of tonight’s last-16 second leg tie with AC Milan at Camp Nou.
The Catalans have it all to do after goals from Kevin-Prince Boateng and Sulley Muntari gave the Rossoneri a fully deserved 2-0 victory at San Siro three weeks ago, and Milan go to Spain with high hopes of reaching the last eight.
Yet Tito Vilanova’s side are the strong favourites to win in the 90 minutes at 7/25 with bwin, who make the draw at 21/4 and an away win at 27/4.
But make sure you take a look at these facts and figures before you have a bet on the big match.
1: Barcelona have only kept one clean sheet in their last 14 matches. It is priced up at 3/5 for Milan to score an away goal
4: There has been an average of four goals a game in Barcelona’s La Liga matches at the Camp Nou this season. It is 18/5 for exactly four goals to be scored tonight.
6: The number of times in the previous 11 meetings between the sides there has been under 2.5 goals. You can back that outcome at 9/5.
12: AC Milan haven’t lost inside 90 minutes in their 12 matches in 2013. You can get 5/2 that the Italians avoid defeat
78: The percentage of AC Milan goals that have come in the second half in this year’s Champions League. It is 9/4 that the Rossoneri strike more often after half time.