Betting tips for FK Zorya Luhansk vs Ath Bilbao - 07.12.2017
The Athletic is traveling, this Thursday, to the Ukraine, where in the Avanhard de Luhanks, will face the Zorya, in party of the sixth and last day of the group stage of Europa League. The Basques are second in the group and despite the bad season, in this competition, they only need a draw to move forward for the next phase. Meanwhile, this Ukrainian team comes to this day in the third place and with a victory would overtake the lions, but his bad moment, like his opponent, suggests a game of many nerves and a very complicated mission for the locals.
FC Zorya come to this game after, in the weekend, have tied on the field of Chornomorets (1-1), in a game in which he was ahead, but in five minutes he was left tied. The third place in the Ukrainian league last season amounts to just one victory in the last eight games and occupies the sixth place in the table, with the same points as the Veres and already 17 of the leader, Shakhtar Donetsk. In Europa League, Suman 6 point and are classified third of this group J, with two points more than Hertha and two Athletic. Suman, in the total of all competitions, 7 wins, 9 draws and 8 defeats, with 35 goals scored and 35 received, with Gromov and Opanasenko their top scorers, with 5 goals each, although they did not score in European competitions. For this match, coach Yuri Vernydub will not be able to count on Pryima and Kalitvintsev, both injured and will be able to make some changes in the eleven. Grechyshkin in defense and the Brazilians Silas and Iuri in the front will be the news in the Ukrainian coach's eleven.
Europa League Athletic Bilbao travels to Eastern Europe after, last Saturday, having tied, at home, with Real Madrid (0-0), in a match controlled by the Whites, but in which the Lions knew how to be solid in defence. Despite the good results, the team from Bilbao has won two victories in the last 11 games and has not won at home since August. In league, they are 16ºs, four points above the relegation zone and 7 of Europe, while in this group J of the Europa League they are second, two points behind the Ostersunds leader and two ahead of this Zorya. Add 8 wins, 9 draws and 8 defeats so far this season, with 29 goals scored and 8 received, with Aritz Aduriz his top scorer, with 9 goals in the two competitions. Muniáin and Bañat are still low in the options of Kuko Ziganda and Iturraspe are joined, with a small injury. For this game in Ukraine, Herrerín will have to be the goalkeeper, as usually happens in European competitions, while Laporte, San José, Vesga and Iñigo Córdoba will also be news.
FK Zorya Luhansk vs Ath Bilbao Prediction: X/2 2.50
FK Zorya Luhansk vs Ath Bilbao betting tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80
FK Zorya Luhansk vs Ath Bilbao final score recommendations: 1-2 10.00