Betting tips for Slovan Bratislava vs Lyngby - 13.07.2017
Stadion Pasienky of Bratislava, Slovakia, hosts the first leg of the Europa League second qualifying round on Thursday between the Slovan side's Danish team and the Danish Lyngby. Both teams reach this phase from the previous and ambition to reach at least the playoff. The local team is a regular of these phases, despite not reaching the group stage for three years. Meanwhile, the Danes have not participated in European competitions since 1999 and although they are the rookies of the tie have in their favor to be in a more advanced stage of preparation for the new season.
Slovan Bratislava reach this match after having made their last pre-season friendly against Inter, having lost (0-1) thanks to a goal from Osman. However, those in the Slovak capital now have three official matches, with a defeat in the penalties against Zilina in Supercopa and in the first pre-qualifier of this Europa League, having eliminated the Armenians of the Pyunik (4-1,5- 0). The team trained by the Serbian Ivan Vukomanovic thus reaches the phase in which was eliminated last season. And the second place in the Slovak league does not make a presence in the group stage of the Europa League since 2014, falling then from the playoff Champions. Striker Mares, with 3 goals is the top scorer of a team that has 10 goals scored and 2 goals in three games. For this duel, which is predicted to be balanced, Vukomanovic will have to line up his best eleven who may be the one who presented in the first leg against the Pyunik a few weeks ago.
Europa League Lyngby BK travels to Slovakia in the week that also begins the Danish League and having the last game to victory at home on Bangor City (0-3) Wales, which had already won at home (1 -0), in the first qualifying round of the Europa League. The Danish team, ranked third last season in their country obtained their best classification since 1991 and aims to return to the group stage of the Europa League after an absence of 18 years. For that, coach David Nielsen managed to maintain the base of the team last season, with many young Danish players of value, taking in the front Larsen and Ojo their main stars. For the game of Thursday, in Bratislava, the Danish coach recovers to Jonasson, expelled in the first leg with Bangor, and the center will have to return to the eleven, being this the only change anticipated in the alignment for the duel of the Pasienky.
This is expected to be a very even match and the tie should not be decided on Thursday. The locals have more experience in European competitions and in these knockout stages and should be considered favorites. However, the Danes are already in a more advanced phase of their preparation, very close to the start of the League and may surprise. Thus, a commitment to a positive outcome of visitors could be a good choice.
Slovan Bratislava vs Lyngby Prediction: X/X 5.00
Slovan Bratislava vs Lyngby betting tip: Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.80
Slovan Bratislava vs Lyngby final score recommendations: 2-2 10.00