Betting Tips and Sports Predictions for This Week 45, 2023
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Please note: These predictions are now outdated. If you’re looking for up-to-date betting tips and odds, check out our predictions for this week 46.
We’re back with another weekly roundup of predictions for this week 45. As usual, we’ve got all the hottest betting picks and tips for the Spanish La Liga, the EPL, the AFA First Division, and, of course, all the UEFA action for this week.
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Formula 1 Odds and Predictions For This Week 45
There are no Formula 1 odds and predictions for this week 45 as the F1 show takes a week off after Max Verstappen’s win in Brazil.
However, our picks and tips for the last two F1 races this season are up and ready for you to bet on. Here’s what’s ahead.
- F1 Las Vegas Grand Prix Prediction: 1st — Max Verstappen; 2nd — Carlos Sainz, and; 3rd — Sergio Perez.
- F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Prediction: 1st — Max Verstappen; 2nd — Charles LeClerc, and; 3rd — Lewis Hamilton.
UEFA Champions League Predictions For This Week 45
Dortmund vs Newcastle
- Dortmund, after a loss in their debut match against PSG, faces challenges with several key players injured, including Morey, Meunier, and Sabitzer, which could make upcoming matches more difficult.
- Newcastle, despite being newcomers to the UEFA Champions League, aims to perform well and hold their ground, with a promising start by securing a draw against Milan. Unlike Dortmund, they have nearly their entire squad available.
- Our Dortmund vs Newcastle predictions for this week 45 show a 1-1 draw.
Shakhtar vs Barcelona
- Shakhtar faces a challenging task after losing their debut match against Porto 1-3. Realistically, reaching the round of 16 may be a tough goal for them, given their recent history in the competition.
- Barcelona is aiming to reclaim its reputation in the UEFA Champions League, starting with a dominant performance against Antwerp in their opening match. However, while they have a favorable group, they can’t take anything for granted.
- Our Shakhtar vs Barcelona predictions for this week 45 show a 1-3 win for Barcelona.
Red Star vs RB Leipzig
- Red Star Belgrade is trying to establish itself in European football and considers its current presence in the UEFA Champions League a source of pride, despite facing tough opponents like the reigning champions.
- RB Leipzig is a resilient and competitive team with a short but impressive history in the Champions League. They are known for their strong tackling and frontal attacks.
- Our Red Star vs RB Leipzig predictions for this week 45 show a 0-2 or 1-3 win for RB Leipzig.
Atletico Madrid vs Celtic
- Atletico Madrid, despite a disappointing debut in the competition, is the favorite to advance as group winners, and they are keen to bounce back and reaffirm their status as a top club in the Champions League.
- Celtic has struggled in recent decades, with their last notable achievement being the Champions League win in the 1966/1967 campaign. Since the 2000s, they have only reached the round of 16 once and more recently have been limited to the group stage.
- Our Atletico Madrid vs Celtic predictions for this week 45 show a 1-0 or 2-0 win for Atletico.
Milan vs PSG
- Milan is entering the Champions League with renewed confidence after a successful domestic league season and a strong performance in European competitions, including reaching the semifinals alongside Inter.
- PSG finds themselves in a challenging group in the Champions League, and despite their star-studded squad, they have not been able to win the trophy in recent times. They have reached one final and one semifinal in the last decade, with two round of 16 exits in the most recent seasons.
- Our Milan vs PSG predictions for this week 45 show a 1-0 or 2-1 win for Milan.
Man City vs Young Boys
- Manchester City, despite losing midfielder Kevin De Bruyne to injury until January 2024, remains a strong favorite in the Champions League and showcased their dominance with a 3-1 victory over Red Star in their debut match.
- Young Boys face an uphill battle in the Champions League, as they have struggled to progress beyond the group stage in recent years. Their first match against RB Leipzig ended in a 1-3 defeat, which doesn’t bode well for this upcoming match.
- Our Man City vs Young Boys predictions for this week 45 show a 3-0 or 4-1 win for Young Boys.
Porto vs Antwerp
- Porto has a favorable group that positions them as strong contenders to advance to the next round of the Champions League. They began their campaign with a crucial victory against Shakhtar, showcasing dominance and goal-scoring prowess.
- Antwerp faces an uphill battle in the Champions League, being the club with the least experience. Their debut match against Barcelona resulted in a heavy 5-0 defeat, and they struggled to make an impact.
- Our Porto vs Antwerp predictions for this week 45 show a 3-0 win for Antwerp.
Lazio vs Feyenoord
- Lazio had a promising start in the Champions League, securing a draw against Atletico Madrid in their first match. Their upcoming match against Feyenoord provides an opportunity to build on this result and move one step closer to advancing to the next phase.
- Feyenoord had a strong start in the Champions League with a 2-0 victory over Celtic. However, they face the challenge of breaking out of their current rut and progressing beyond this stage in recent decades.
- Our Lazio vs Feyenoord predictions for this week 45 show a 0-0 or 1-1 draw.
Real Sociedad vs Benfica
- Real Sociedad has made a strong comeback, securing a valuable draw against Inter and a convincing 2-0 victory over RB Salzburg in their first two matches. They currently lead their group and aim to continue their impressive run.
- Benfica’s Champions League campaign has been disappointing so far, with two consecutive defeats against RB Salzburg and Inter. Currently, they find themselves at the bottom of the group standings.
- Our Real Sociedad vs Benfica predictions for this week 45 show a 2-0 win for Real Sociedad.
Napoli vs Union Berlin
- Napoli has been performing well in the Champions League so far, securing a victory in their first match. They are currently in a good position in the group but need to maintain their concentration to secure their progression in the competition.
- Union Berlin has faced a challenging start to the Champions League, with tough matches against Real Madrid and Napoli, resulting in two defeats despite showing determination and even taking an early lead in the second match.
- Our Napoli vs Union Berlin predictions for this week 45 show a 2-1 win for Napoli, or 2-2 draw.
Kobenhavn vs Man United
- Kobenhavn faced a challenging group draw in the Champions League, but they have managed to stay in contention for at least a Europa League spot. Currently sitting in third place in their group, they have a chance to compete for a better position in the group standings.
- Manchester United’s struggles continue in the Champions League, with a disappointing start to the season that has seen them concede seven goals in their first two matches and fail to secure any points.
- Our Kobenhavn vs Man United predictions for this week 45 show a 1-1 draw.
RB Salzburg vs Inter
- While RB Salzburg have struggled to advance in the competition in the last two decades, they started this campaign on a positive note with a victory against Benfica. They now have a chance to continue their participation in the major club competitions.
- Inter, the runners-up in the previous season’s Champions League, started this campaign with some difficulties after losing key players like André Onana and Romelu Lukaku. However, they have Lautaro Martinez leading the team and are still expected to perform strongly.
- Our RB Salzburg vs Inter predictions for this week 45 show a 0-1 win for Inter, or 1-1 draw.
Real Madrid vs Braga
- Real Madrid started their campaign with a victory against Union Berlin, though it took them until the final moments to secure the win. In their second match against Napoli, they showcased their resilience by coming from behind twice to secure a victory.
- Braga is holding their ground in a challenging group and has shown determination in their Champions League matches. They suffered a narrow defeat against Napoli in their first match, despite equalizing late, but they bounced back impressively in their second match.
- Our Real Madrid vs Braga predictions for this week 45 show a 2-0 or 3-1 win for Real Madrid.
PSV vs Lens
- PSV has struggled to replicate the success they enjoyed many years ago in the Champions League, with their furthest advancement in the past two decades being the round of 16 in the 2015/16 campaign.
- Lens is making a return to European competition after a long absence, with their last participation in the Champions League dating back to the 2002/03 campaign. In their debut against Sevilla, they managed to secure a draw, followed by a win in their second match against Arsenal.
- Our PSV vs Lens predictions for this week 45 show a 0-1 win for Lens.
Arsenal vs Sevilla
- Arsenal started the Champions League with a resounding 4-0 victory over PSV. However, they faced a painful 1-2 defeat in their second match, after underestimating their opponents and losing focus throughout the match.
- Sevilla is facing a challenging period both in their local league and UEFA, but they are determined to perform well. They’ve had two consecutive draws in the tournament.
- Our Arsenal vs Sevilla predictions for this week 45 show a 3-1 win for Arsenal.
Bayern vs Galatasaray
- Bayern Munich is known for its endurance, and they’ve positioned themselves at the top of the table in the Champions League. In their first match against Man United, they won 4-3, and came back from a losing position in their second, securing another three points.
- Galatasaray is determined to secure a spot in the next round of the Champions League, and they’ve been fighting against the odds. Despite being considered unlikely candidates, they drew their first match against Kobenhavn and managed a victory in their second.
- Our Bayern vs Galatasaray predictions for this week 45 show a 1-0 or 2-1 win for Bayern.
AFA First Division Predictions For This Week 45
San Lorenzo vs Boca Juniors
- San Lorenzo has had a strong season, currently sitting in the #3 position with 46 points and twelve victories in the table.
- Boca Juniors has struggled in the AFA First Division this season, with shaky performances and difficulties in scoring, especially in the first phase.
- Our San Lorenzo vs Boca Juniors predictions for this week 45 show
Rosario Central vs River Plate
- Rosario Central had a strong start in the season but has seen a drop in form, with more draws than wins.
- River Plate won the title in the first phase with impressive stats, including only four defeats and 50 goals scored.
- Our Rosario Central vs River Plate predictions for this week 45 show
Boca Juniors vs Newells
- Boca Juniors is facing instability with a series of setbacks, and their ability to collect consecutive good results has been challenging.
- Newell’s had an even record in the first phase of the tournament, with the same number of wins and losses.
- Our Boca Juniors vs Newells predictions for this week 45 show
Premier League Predictions for This Week 45
Wolves vs Tottenham
- Wolves have been somewhat sluggish and are struggling this season. They have faced a similar start to the previous season before turning things around.
- Tottenham has shown improvement with a new captain, Son Heung-Min, leading the team, and is now in contention at the top of the table.
- Our Wolves vs Tottenham predictions for this week 45 show either a 1-2 or 0-2 win for Tottenham.
Crystal Palace vs Everton
- Crystal Palace has shown gradual improvement in recent seasons. They have moved up the table, from #14 finish in 2020 to #11 in the last season.
- Everton struggled in the last EPL campaign, and their pre-season wasn’t promising, and they now continue to face challenges.
- Our Crystal Palace vs Everton predictions for this week 45 show a 1-0 win for Crystal Palace.
Arsenal vs Burnley
- Arsenal has the strength to compete at the top and should seize opportunities in games like Arsenal vs Burnley to improve their goal average.
- Burnley is still struggling to adapt to the Premier League and has faced consecutive defeats.
- Our Arsenal vs Burnley predictions for this week 45 show a 2-0 win for Arsenal.
Man United vs Luton Town
- Manchester United is currently facing complications and hasn’t reached their expected performance level.
- Luton Town is experiencing the challenging nature of the First Division firsthand and is struggling to meet the demands.
- Our Man United vs Luton Town predictions for this week 45 show a 2-0 win for Manchester United.
Bournemouth vs Newcastle
- Bournemouth has started the new campaign with little strength and has been relying on draws for points.
- Newcastle had a strong debut but has faced difficulties since then, collecting only three points in four games.
- Our Bournemouth vs Newcastle predictions for this week 45 show an even chance of either team taking a one-goal win.
Liverpool vs Brentford
- Liverpool is off to a strong start in the season, with clear offensive performances and accumulating points.
- Brentford, despite having a strong squad, has found it challenging to secure wins, especially in the current campaign.
- Our Liverpool vs Brentford predictions for this week 45 show either a 1-0 win for Liverpool or a 2-2 draw.
West Ham vs Nottingham Forest
- West Ham has had a strong start to the season, with three wins and a draw in their first four matches.
- Nottingham Forest narrowly avoided relegation last season. They have shown signs of improvement this season, although they still face challenges in some matches.
- Our West Ham vs Nottingham Forest predictions for this week 45 show either a 2-0 or 2-1 win for West Ham.
Brighton vs Sheffield United
- Brighton has been on an upward trajectory, improving season by season, reaching a #6 position last season.
- Despite finishing first in the Championship, Sheffield United are currently struggling to score goals.
- Our Brighton vs Sheffield United predictions for this week 45 show either a 2-0 or 3-1 win for Brighton.
Aston Villa vs Fulham
- Aston Villa had a successful campaign in the previous season. They are now looking to continue their improvement in the current season.
- Fulham is experiencing their first consecutive First Division campaign and have started the season well, including a draw against Arsenal in their third match.
- Our Aston Villa vs Fulham predictions for this week 45 show a 1-0 win for Aston Villa.
Chelsea vs Manchester City
- Chelsea has made changes in the squad in an attempt to improve their performance across various competitions.
- Manchester City is currently in excellent form, maintaining their strong position at the top of the league.
- Our Chelsea vs Manchester City predictions for this week 45 show a 0-3 win for Manchester City.
La Liga Predictions for This Week 45
Athletic vs Celta Vigo
- Athletic had a tough start with a loss against Real Madrid but has shown recovery and strength in subsequent matches.
- Celta Vigo has been experiencing a decline in performance over recent seasons, with lower finishes in the standings.
- Our Athletic vs Celta Vigo predictions for this week 45 show either a 2-0 or 1-0 win for Athletic.
Rayo Vallecano vs Girona
- Rayo Vallecano has been struggling with a less solid defense since the start of the competition.
- Girona is aiming high and competing for top spots in the table with determination. They have been achieving positive results and show a good balance in all aspects of their game.
- Our Rayo Vallecano vs Girona predictions for this week 45 show either a 1-2 or 0-1 win for Girona.
Almeria vs Real Sociedad
- Almeria had a tough season last year, and their current season has also started with difficulties, including two defeats and a draw in the first three games.
- Real Sociedad surprised with a third-place finish in the previous campaign, despite the challenges of playing in both the Champions League and LaLiga.
- Our Almeria vs Real Sociedad predictions for this week 45 show a 0-2 win for Real Sociedad.
Osasuna vs Las Palmas
- Osasuna has improved over the years, and started the season with good results, including a victory in their debut, and are well-positioned.
- Las Palmas has faced difficulties in adapting to La Liga and has already suffered two losses and earned only two points in their first four games.
- Our Osasuna vs Las Palmas predictions for this week 45 show either a 1-0 or 2-1 win for Las Palmas.
Granada vs Getafe
- Granada’s defense has been a major weakness in the competition, conceding twelve goals in just four games.
- Getafe is familiar with being in the #15 spot and must make a significant effort to maintain distance from the bottom of the table.
- Our Granada vs Getafe predictions for this week 45 show either a 1-1 draw or a 2-1 win for Getafe.
Real Madrid vs Valencia
- Real Madrid is aiming for the championship and must avoid repeating past mistakes that saw them stumble in the competition.
- Valencia needs to improve after facing relegation, but have suffered two consecutive defeats in the early stages of the current campaign.
- Our Real Madrid vs Valencia predictions for this week 45 show a 2-0 win for Real Madrid.
Mallorca vs Cadiz
- Mallorca had a decent performance in the previous season but has not carried that form into the new cycle.
- Cadiz is showing signs of improvement compared to the previous season and has already secured seven points in four games.
- Our Mallorca vs Cadiz predictions for this week 45 show a 0-2 or 1-2 win for Cadiz.
Barcelona vs Alaves
- Barcelona has shown some defensive difficulties in the current season, conceding more goals than in the previous one.
- Alaves, newly promoted to LaLiga, is facing challenges in adapting to the top division.
- Our Barcelona vs Alaves predictions for this week 45 show a 3-1 win for Barcelona.
Sevilla vs Betis
- Sevilla is facing a challenging start to the competition, after suffering three consecutive defeats in the first three matches.
- Betis experienced a strong start in the previous LaLiga season but eventually saw a decline in their performance. Currently, they are regaining momentum.
- Our Sevilla vs Betis predictions for this week 45 show a 0-1 win for Betis.
Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal
- Atletico Madrid is determined to be a top contender and has shown remarkable improvement since the middle of the previous season.
- Villarreal, after a strong season in its previous LaLiga campaign, is currently struggling and sitting near the bottom of the table.
- Our Atletico Madrid vs Villarreal predictions for this week 45 show either a 2-1 win for Atletico Madrid or a 1-1 draw.
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That does it for our predictions for this week 45. Of course, we’ll be back at the same time next week with another truckload of the best betting picks and tips for the week ahead.
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