VADUZ VS LEVSKI PREVIEW & PREDICTION
Vaduz and Levski Sofia meet at Rheinpark Stadion, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (1st Qualifying Round). This will be the first direct confrontation between these two teams, as they have never faced each other before. Particular attention is required for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results at home and abroad.
The home team will make its debut in this edition of the UEFA Europa League with the intention of conquering a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses in away matches; against 9 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss at their stadium. The team comes to this match after a home victory over Zürich by (2-1). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Vaduz won 7, tied 2 and lost 1. Their defense has not been very strong, as they have conceded goals in 8 of the last 10 matches, but their attack has scored regularity, as they scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches.
For small and minor league clubs the Europa League has already started and Vaduz will be participating, hoping at least not to be eliminated in the first round. Getting to the group stage is very difficult, therefore, you want to show your strength in this beginning and at least get to the next phase, so it is clear that it is important to achieve an advantage, since you will decide the qualification outside of home. That being the case, he wants to play good football and not make mistakes, because in this way he will be able to win a good result.
The visiting team will make its debut in this edition of the UEFA Europa League with the intention of conquering a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since in the last 30 matches they register 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses in away matches, with 30 goals scored and 13 conceded; against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 24 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the last match that they disputed, for the Friendlies, they lost with Septemvri Sofia at home (1-2). In the last 10 away matches Levski Sofia has won 5, tied 2 and lost 3. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 20 of the last 48 matches have ended with Under 1,5 goals and 29 out of 48 ended with Under 2,5 goals.
In Bulgaria the Levski Sofia is a well-known team, but it does not live moments of glory. However, the third place in the national championship allowed him to participate in these previous rounds of the Europa League and hopes to at least be able to go as far as possible, perhaps the group stage. The fact of deciding the qualification in your domains is very good, but it does not mean that far from home you do not want something favorable, because you know that having a score in your favor is important for the second leg. Therefore, he hopes to be able to play well and cancel his opponent, since if he manages to draw at least with goals it will be positive.
PREDICTION: Levski to win @ 1.75