Champions League Odds & Betting Picks: Predictions for Tottenham vs. RB Leipzig, Atalanta vs. Valencia

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Mar 10, 2020, 01:05 PM EDT
  • Tuesday's Champions League slate includes Tottenham vs. RB Leipzig and Atalanta vs. Valencia.
  • Read about odds, betting picks and predictions for both of these matchups.
The Champions League returns on Tuesday, offering two clubs that have a chance to advance to the quarterfinals for the first time in their histories.

Odds as of Monday at 10:30 a.m. ET and via FanDuel. Get up to a $500 risk-free bet at FanDuel today or see more offers and reviews for the best online sportsbooks.


Tottenham Hotspur at RB Leipzig

  • Tottenham odds: +480
  • RB Leipzig odds: -180
  • Draw: +330
  • Over/Under: 2.5 (-134/+110)
  • Time: Tuesday, 3 p.m. ET

RB Leipzig won the first leg at Spurs on Feb. 19, 1-0, on a Timo Werner penalty goal in the second half. That scoreline flattered Spurs, who were unable to retain possession against Leipzig’s high press. If not for Tottenham center back Davinson Sanchez and goalkeeper Hugo Lloris’ excellent performances, Leipzig could have scored two or three at Tottenham three weeks ago.

Without the attacking options of Heung-min Son and Harry Kane, Spurs have struggled to generate much of any offense, especially without an experienced striker in the squad. Spurs have created just 3.3 expected goals in their last four Premier League and Champions League matches since Son’s injury. This culminated in Saturday’s lackluster offensive performance at Burnley, where Spurs created 0.4 xG and needed a penalty to score their lone goal in a 1-1 draw.

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