Our experts Best Bet in Sports, is the Soccer UEFA Champions League: Manchester City Goal Spread Pick -1 goal. In the upcoming Champions League Final in Istanbul, Manchester City is aiming to achieve a feat similar to Inter Milan’s three European trophy triumphs in 2010. City has already secured the English Premier League and FA Cup titles this season and now has its sights set on the coveted Champions League trophy. As the red-hot favorite, City’s quest for their first Champions League success seems promising.
In their recent FA Cup victory against Manchester United, Pep Guardiola’s team wasted no time, scoring a goal within 12 seconds. However, Inter Milan is expected to offer a tougher challenge and should be able to hold firm for at least a little longer against City’s attacking prowess.
Inter Milan finished 3rd in Serie A this season, showcasing a strong finish with only one loss in their last 13 games across all competitions. Their confidence received a significant boost with a 3-0 aggregate victory over their rivals, AC Milan, in the Champions League semifinals. However, facing the English champions elevates the level of difficulty once again. Inter has struggled against top-caliber opponents, suffering two losses to Juventus in the league and enduring heavy defeats against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
On the other hand, Manchester City has comfortably overcome challenges from Bayern Munich, Real Madrid, Arsenal, Liverpool, and Leipzig. Considering their dominant performances against such formidable opposition, it may be worth placing a bet on City -1 on the 3-way spread, expecting them to win by at least two goals.
For those interested in correct-score betting, a 2-0 victory for the English club could be a viable option.