Slovan Bratislava and Sutjeska meet, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Champions League (1st Qualifying Round). This will be the first direct confrontation between these two teams, as they have never faced each other before.
The home team will make its debut in this edition of the UEFA Champions League with the intention of conquering a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. In the last match they played, for the Friendlies, they beat St. Pölten at home (2-0). In the last 10 home matches Slovan Bratislava has won 9 and tied 1. The team has conceded goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches, so his defense needs to improve, but his attack has scored regularly, as he has always scored at least one goal in the last 10 matches. In their home matches there is a tendency to have goals, since in 25 of their last 25 matches there were Over 1,5 goals and in 20 of the last 25 there were Over 2,5 goals.
Slovan Bratislava reaches this first round of the Champions League after having won the Slovak Championship of 2018/2019, with 80 points, 17 points more than the second, the DAC. In the last match, the home team beat St. Polten by 2×0, in a friendly match for the next official games. Compared to last season, the local club did not have major changes and, for this reason, it is expected to act in 4-3-3. In addition, and because it is the first leg, at home, coach Martin Sevela must carry an attack strategy, pressing the opponent’s attack. Andraz Sporar is one of the great dangers of this team, being a very powerful and strong player in the finalization. All equipment is available for this game.
The visiting team plays their first match in this edition of the UEFA Champions League with the intention of winning a positive result as a visitor. The team comes to this match after an away loss with Radnik Surdulica by (1-0). In the last 4 away matches for all competitions, Sutjeska drew 2 and lost 2. Their attack needs a bit of improvement, as they have not scored in the last 6 games.
The Sutjeska is in this first round of the Champions League after having won the Montenegro championship of 2018/2019, finishing with 9 points more than the second, the Buducnost. In the last match, the visitors lost with Radnik, 1-0. By playing as a visitor in this first game, coach Nikola Rakojevic must maintain the usual strategy, that is, favor a faster style of play, on the flanks. The striker Bozo Markovic was one of the great gunners of this team last season, with 12 goals scored. All equipment is available for this game.