Genk – Malmo FF SOCCER PICKS
Genk and Malmö meet at Cristal Arena, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (Group Stage). These two teams have never faced each other before, so this will be their first direct confrontation.
The home team won access to this group stage, after in the previous round they eliminated Brøndby IF, after a win by (2-4) and a home win by (5-2). The team comes to this match after a home win against Anderlecht by (1-0). In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Genk has won 9 and tied 1.
In this competition, he won the last 6 matches he played. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored at least one goal in each of the last 6 matches for this competition.
Genk enter this game motivated, after a triumph at home, 1-0, in the reception at Anderlecht: Dewaest, at minute 49 ‘, scored the only goal of the game. The greatest valence of the locals resides in the capacity that demonstrates in driving their offensive attacks through rapid transitions. The Tanzanian Samatta is responsible for making sense of the adversary’s defensive, with the highest quality being the ability to take advantage of spaces. The local coach must have all the players at his disposal.
The visiting team won the access to this group stage after having eliminated Midtjylland in the previous round, with an away win by (0-2) and a home draw by (2-2). The team comes to this match after a away win with Östersunds FK by (2-3). In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Malmö has won 8, tied 1 and lost 1. Their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches. In their away matches there is a tendency for goals, since 16 of the last 23 matches have ended with Over 2,5 goals. This is a team that usually scores many times first: opened the scoring in 12 of its last 15 games, of these 12 reached the break in advantage in 8 and managed to maintain the advantage until the end of the 90 ‘in 9.
The Malmo enters this game motivated, after a victory as visitor, by 2-3, in the visit to the arena of the Ostersunds: Rieks and Antonsson marked the goals of the triumph. Contrary to the opponent of this game, the outsider must act in a tactical system in 4-4-2, with the aim of trying to take advantage of the counterattacks. In any case, it is guessed that the Malmo adopts a more defensive strategy, with the aim of trying to avoid suffering the first goal. Coach Uwe Rosler will not be able to count on Fredrik Andersson, for being injured.