Champions League Round of 16 Betting Previews: PSG-Manchester United and Roma-Porto

Feb 12, 2019 11:00 AM EST
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  • The Champions League Round of 16 starts this week with some incredible match-ups including PSG-Manchester United and Tottenham-Dortmund.
  • PSG were huge -340 favorites to advance when odds opened back in December, but those have crashed down to -170 amid injuries and managerial changes.
  • I've broken down both of Tuesday's matches to pick out the best value plays to make.

The most exciting time of the year has arrived with Champions League, Europa League and domestic leagues all hitting their stride.

The Champions League Round of 16 is set to start on Tuesday as Manchester United host PSG (3 p.m. ET on TNT) and Roma take on FC Porto (3 p.m. ET on B/R Live).

Below I’ve previewed each match-up and broken down the betting market to find two value plays (2018-19 Champions League Record: 11-12-1 (+0.57 units).


Porto at Roma (Tuesday, 3 p.m. ET on B/R Live)
1st Leg Moneylines: Roma +105, Porto +285, Draw +245
1st Leg Total: 2.5 (o-110)

In last season’s Champions League tournament, Roma pulled off a mammoth comeback against Barcelona to reach the semifinals, and Porto were ousted in the Round of 16 by eventual runners-up Liverpool.

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