Galatasaray vs Lokomotiv Moscow Prediction and Preview (04.11.2021)
Galatasaray vs Lokomotiv Moscow is one of the strongest duels of the round with the number 4 in the Europa League groups and is scheduled to start at 17:45, in group E. The round match between the two teams was a balanced one and ended with the victory of Galatasaray that prevailed with 1-0, due to the goal scored by Akturkoglu in the second half in the 82nd minute. Tonight will be the confrontation with the number six of the teams, the score being 3-2 for Galatasaray.
Galatasaray have suffered only two defeats in the last ten official matches. Before tonight's confrontation with Lokomotiv Moscow, Galatasaray won the championship match played at home against Gaziantep, score 2-0. Galatasaray has a very good start in the Europa League groups, being the leader of group E after the three matches played, in which she registered two victories and a draw result. With a victory in today's match, Galatasaray ensures its qualification in the European spring, having great chances to finish the group on the first place.
On the other hand, Lokomotiv Moscow comes after two championship victories, 2-1 with Sochi at home and 1-2 away with Nizhny Novgorod. With these two victories, Lokomotiv Moscow kept its 2nd place in the championship, but the distance to the 1st place, occupied by Zenit St. Petersburg remained five points behind. In the Europa League, things are not very good for Lokomotiv, which after three rounds played occupies the last place in the standings with only one accumulated point.
Prediction: Galatasaray WIN @ 1.70