Pyunik and Wolverhampton Wanderers face, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (3rd Qualifying Round). This will be the first direct confrontation between these two teams, since they have never faced each other before. Particular attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams have significantly different results at home and abroad.
Until reaching this stage of the UEFA Europa League (3rd Qualifying Round), the home team eliminated: Jablonec and Shkupi. This is a team that curiously conquers more positive results as a visitor than at home, since in the last 30 matches it records 9 wins, 5 draws and 1 loss as a visitor, with 24 goals scored and 12 suffered; against 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses in his stadium, with 18 goals scored and 19 suffered. In the last 10 games played at home for all competitions, Pyunik won 6, drew 2 and lost 2.
For this competition, he does not lose 4 games ago. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 3 of the last 4 games, so he has not presented great defensive solidity, but his attack has scored regularly, since he scored goals in 3 of the last 4 games for this competition.
Pyunik comes to this game with a 0-0 draw against Jablonec, however, this tie was enough to be present in this phase of the Europa League. We remember that the Armenians had won the first match 2-1. In this match against Wolverhampton, a rival of another championship, coach Aleksandr Tarkhanov should keep the team 4-2-3-1, with Artur Miranyan as the team’s most offensive reference. On the other hand, Russian Stanislav Efimov is the most prominent of this team, being the player responsible for creating and organizing the offensive process. The entire template will be available for this game.
Wolverhampton Wanderers :
The away team arrives at this stage of the UEFA Europa League (3rd Qualifying Round) after a win out by (1‑4) and a home win by (2‑0) with the Crusaders. This is a stronger team with the support of his fans, since in the last 30 games he has 6 wins, 4 draws and 5 losses as a visitor, with 24 goals scored and 21 suffered; against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses in his stadium, with 25 goals scored and 14 suffered. In its last 10 away matches, Wolverhampton Wanderers records 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 5 times, but got the comeback in 2.
Wolverhampton Wanderers reaches this third round of the Europa League after beating the Cruzaders without major difficulties. In the first game the English won 2-0 and in the second they won 1-4: the team’s goals in this last match were scored by Raúl Jiménez (2), Bennett and Forsythe (autogol). As we have seen in recent games, coach Nuno Espírito Santo plays 3-5-2, favoring the maintenance of ball possession and positional attacks, especially through the flanks: João Moutinho is the great teacher of this team . It should be noted that Diogo Jota is the great danger in the attack front of the English club, being a very fast and competent player in the finalization. Absent due to injury continues Matt Doherty.