Betting tips for D. Zagreb VS Shakhtar Donetsk 06.11.2019
Although his favoritism in the face of this clash is slight, Zagreb has lost 28 of its 39 previous meetings in the group stage of the UCL (G5, E6), but after not receiving goals against in eight of its last 10 matches officials at home - and no goal against them during the first half since March - their solid defense could be key to keeping all three points.
Shakhtar has performed at a good level in his last clashes away from home, where he is undefeated (counting only 90 minutes) in his last 17 official matches in that condition (G15, E2 - excluding meetings on neutral court); The Ukrainian cast has left its goal unbeaten in 13 of those commitments. He will be especially interested in starting the match at a good level, considering that his last seven away victories recorded at least one goal from Shakhtar before the break.
However, with only two wins in their last ten UCL games (E4, P4), this could be a difficult test for the "Pitmen". Those two wins saw both teams score, as did their last seven UCL wins. But he failed to score in any of the last eight losses he has suffered in this competition.
Players to follow: Mislav Oršić, from Dinamo de Zagreb, has scored four goals during this UCL season. Each of the last five official matches in which he has scored has produced more than 3.5 goals.
The top scorer of the Shakhtar league, Junior Moraes (11 goals), scored the first goal of his team in the last three official matches that saw rival door.
Statistics to consider: Zagreb have not received goals against in their last eight UCL victories.
Eight of Shakhtar's last nine meetings at the UCL ended with more than 2.5 goals.
The three official matches between the two teams registered a goal during the first half. Two were before the 20th minute.