Sporting Charleroi and Lech Poznań meet at Stade du Pays de Charleroi, in a match for this stage of the UEFA Europa League (Playoffs). This will be the first direct meeting between these two teams as they have never met before. Attention to the home factor, since Sporting Charleroi tends to achieve different results at home and abroad.
Sporting Charleroi :
The home team reaches this stage of the UEFA Europa League (Playoffs) after a home win by (2‑1), at the end of extra time, against Partizan. This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 12 wins and 3 draws in his stadium. The team comes to this match after a draw against Excel Mouscron by (1‑1). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Sporting Charleroi won 8 and tied 2. Their attack has scored regularly, scoring at least one goal in each of the last 10 matches. In the last 5 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 3 of their 7 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).
The Sporting Charleroi team comes to this match after a one-ball draw with Mouscron, in a match for the Belgian championship. In the previous Europa League tie, the Belgians beat Partizan in extra time 2-1. Now, in this game against Lech Poznan, coach Karim Belhocine must focus on maintaining ball possession and on positional attacks, through the flanks. Kaveh Rezaei, Ali Gholizadeh and Mamdou Fall must make up the attacking trio of this team, being the first athlete quoted very competent when it comes to scoring. For this game the coach of the house can count on all his players.
Lech Poznań :
The visiting team reaches this stage of the UEFA Europa League (Playoffs) after having played previous qualifiers with: Apollon, Hammarby and Valmiera / BSS. This is a team that presents similar results at home and away, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 7 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses as a visitor; against 10 victories, 4 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium. In their last 10 away matches Lech Poznań has recorded 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss. His attack has scored regularly, having scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games. There is a tendency to have goals in their away matches, since 20 of the last 20 matches they have played have ended with Over 1.5 goals.
Lech Poznan’s team comes into this match after a 0-5 win at the Apollon Limassol stadium visit, advancing to the next round of the Europa League: the team’s goals were scored by Jakub Kaminski, Pedro Tiba (2) , Jan Sykora and Mikael Ishak. In this match against Sporting Charleroi, coach Dariusz Zuraw must keep the team 4-3-3, with the most advanced positions occupied by Jakub Kaminski, Jan Sykora and Mikael Ishak. On the other hand, Pedro Tiba is a very important player in this team, being very competent in passing, vision of the game and shots. All players are available for this important game.