Fenerbahce – Trnava SOCCER PICKS
Fenerbahçe and Spartak Trnava face at Şükrü Saracoğlu Stadyumu, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (Group Stage). This will be the first direct confrontation between these two teams, as they have never faced each other before. Attention to the home factor, since the Fenerbahçe usually conquer different results at home and abroad.
The home team plays their second match in Group D, having lost by (4-1) in their first match in this group stage, against Dinamo Zagreb. 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, 2 draws and 8 losses in away matches; against 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses at their stadium. The team comes to this match after an away loss with Rizespor by (3-0). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Fenerbahçe have won 6, tied 3 and lost 1. Defensive consistency has not been their best feature, as they have conceded goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 25 of the last 26 matches have ended with Over 1,5 goals and 20 out of 26 have ended with Over 2,5 goals. In 15 games, they only got 1 comeback in the 9 games in which they suffered the first goal. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 10 home matches for all competitions: they have suffered 6 of their 13 goals between minutes (61′-75 ‘).
Fenerbahce did not start well in this group stage of the Europa League, as it was defeated in the field of its first opponent, so now, before its fans, it will try to recover from that negative result. By playing in his stadium, only the victory interests him and he will fight with all his strength to conquer the three points, so he must have attitude, determination and objectivity, because only then can he win. No doubt you should respect the opponent, but you will have to impose your football and show who is in charge in your stadium.
The visiting team arrives at this 2nd day of Group D after a victory in its debut in this group stage, against the Anderlecht, by (1-0). This is a team that usually shows similar results, at home and abroad, so it is not affected by the home team, as in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses in away matches; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses at their stadium. In the last match they played, for the Super League, they lost with Slovan Bratislava at home (1-2). In the last 10 away matches Spartak Trnava has won 4, tied 2 and lost 4. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches.
At home, in the opening game, Spartak Trnava achieved an optimal result and now hopes to continue at that pace, however, will have a very difficult adversary ahead. No facilities are expected, as his opponent has a lot of quality, but the team believes he can make a good result in Turkey. That being the case, the team hopes to recover the lost points and to achieve it, it will have to make a great exhibition.