After some great action in the Champions League on Tuesday and Wednesday, football fans can enjoy some more thrilling plays in the Europa League.
EU gambling news reports that Dynamo Kiev is gearing up to play against Guingamp at home where they will be looking to over the 2-1 deficit from the first game and add another goal to make it to the next round. Tottenham will go head to head with Fiorentina away in what is aiming to be an exciting game as the first leg ended in a 1-1 draw.
• Fiorentina set for a great game against Tottenham
• Dynamo Kiev will play against Guingamp at home
• Inter strong favorites against Celtic
We will also take a look at the encounter between Inter and Celtic. The first round produced a great deal of action which saw the game finish in a thrilling 3-3 tie, so now both of the sides will be aiming to prove themselves for their fans. And for the last encounter we have left Legia vs Ajax, which saw the Dutch side seal a 1-0 win at home in the first leg.
Dynamo Kiev vs Guingamp and Fiorentina vs Tottenham
Dynamo Kiev will square off against Guingamp on Thursday evening, a side that beat them 2-1 last week. Now the Ukrainian side will have a chance to redeem themselves and all they have to do is score 1 goal and defend it until the referee blows the end of the game. This would grant them progression to the next round thanks to the away goal rule.
Bet365 favors 1.67 (3/5) them to clinch a victory on their own ground, while a draw between the two sides seem somewhat unlikely as it stands at 3.60 (27/10). Guingamp have managed to upset the odds and notched a win while playing at home however things will be different now as Dynamo are known to use their chances at when they presented to them. That is why the visiting side has been dealt outsider chances 5.75 (49/10).
Fiorentina couldn’t replicate the same sort of form that they have achieved in the Seria A this season to the Europa League. In last week’s game that they played against Tottenham the results ended in 1-1 as neither side managed to assert themselves throughout the match. Now that they’re gearing up to play at home they have been dealt favorite status 2.0 (1/1).
Tottenham on the other hand is not favored by mobile betting sites 3.70 (27/10) despite the fact that they boast some impressive players who are in sparkling form. Harry Kane has been an outstanding player for the Spurs this season and managed to notch an impressive 22 goals across all competitions, so he will definitely be one of the main threats in the game. A draw between the two sides stands at 3.40 (12/5), and event that is also likely to happen for a second time.
Inter vs Celtic and Legia vs Ajax
Inter has been great in the group stage of the competition where they finished 1at with a total of 12 points. However, in the knockout phase of the competition they weren’t able to make the same statement as they pulled out a 3-3 draw with Celtic. Now that they will be playing on their own ground they should be able to win and proceed to the next round. Bet365 has decided to give them favorite odds 1.53 (4/7) for this clash.
Celtic conceded 2 early goals in the first game and then they managed to fight back with two of their own (1 being an own goal) and the right before half time Inter’s Palacio scored another goal. In the dying minutes of the game Guidetti Celtic equalized which saw the game end 3-3, and is part of the reason why Bet365 has set a draw for the encounter at 4.00 (3/1). A win for Celtic in the second leg stands at an unlikely 6.00 (5/1).
And for the last game we will take a look at the encounter between Legia and Ajax. In the first round Ajax pulled off a 1-0 win by way of Milik, who will also be looking to bag a few more goals this Thursday in the return leg. Online sportsbooks in The EU don’t have high hopes for Ajax as they will be playing away from home where they haven’t always been the best.
Bet365 has give the Dutch side odds of 3.30 (23/10), while the hosts have been dealt preferential chances 2.20 (6/5). The club from Warsaw managed to clinch 1st place in their group as they totaled 15 points and is part of the reason why they are strong favorites to win this time around. A draw does not seem to be on the cards 3.40 (12/5), as the hosts should be able to pull off a win.