D. Zagreb – Plzen SOCCER PICKS
Dinamo Zagreb and Viktoria Plzeň meet at Stadion Maksimir, in a return match of this UEFA Europa League (16th Finals) phase, after in the first leg Viktoria Plzeň won at home (2-1).
Despite the disadvantage of 1 goal in the first leg, the home team will try to take advantage of having scored 1 goal away in that match. In the last match they played, for 1. HNL, they beat Slaven Koprivnica at home (3-0). Dinamo Zagreb has won 8 and tied 2 of the last 10 home matches. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 5 of the last 7 matches for this competition.
It was a very balanced duel the first match of the round of 32 of the Europa League for Dinamo Zagreb, but unfortunately for the final score was not the best, it lost by 2×1 and that was not what I expected. On the other hand, it is not a marker that is extremely difficult to be reversed and the team knows that with a simple victory it will be in the next phase, being that it will fight for that until the end of the game, because it wants an even better campaign than the one that has . In this match the best players that are available will go to the field.
The away team comes to this second leg with an advantage of 1 goal, but suffered 1 goal at home in the first leg. In the last match they played, for the Czech League, they beat Slavia Praha at home (2-0). In the last 10 away matches Viktoria Plzeň has won 4, tied 3 and lost 3. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 7 of the last 10 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches.
It was with great difficulty, but Viktoria Plzen managed to win at home in the first leg and came out ahead in the tie, so now wants to maintain a good pattern of play to avoid risks of being eliminated. Now the visitors play for a draw or for defeats by a goal difference from 3×2 to remain alive in the competition, which is their greatest desire. It is evident that he will try to win, since if he has a good performance this can happen naturally. In this match the best players that are available will go to the field.