Sūduva and Ferencváros face in Marijampolės sporto centro stadione, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (Play-offs). These two teams have never faced each other before, so this will be their first direct confrontation.
Until reaching this stage of the UEFA Europa League (Play-offs), the home team eliminated: Maccabi Tel Aviv and Tre Penne. In its last 10 home games, Sūduva records 8 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss.
For this competition, record a sequence of 4 wins in their last matches. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored at least one goal in each of the last 4 games for this competition.
The Suduva comes to this motivated match, after eliminating Maccabi TA in the previous round, winning both matches 2-1. We remember that the Lithuanians had already eliminated Tre Penne in the second round of the Europa League. Now, in this match against a rival that comes from the Champions League, coach Vladimir Cheburin must maintain his usual tactical scheme, that is, 5-3-2, with Jovan Cadenovic being the team’s master: this player is very competent to create and organize the offensive process. On the other hand, Mihret Topcagic is the top scorer of the Suduva, with 4 goals scored. For this match, the local coach cannot count on Tadic, Sirgedas and Slavickas, all with physical problems.
The visiting team will make its debut in this edition of the UEFA Europa League with the intention of winning a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. In the last match he played, for NB I, he won the Kaposvári Rákóczi at home by (1‑0). In its last 10 away games, Ferencváros records 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss. His attack has scored regularly, as he scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games.
Ferencvaros comes to this match after a 1-0 victory against Kaposvári, in a match for the Hungarian championship. As mentioned earlier, visitors come from the previous rounds of the Champions League, eliminated by the Dynamo Zagreb. Usually, coach Sergey Rebrov plays 4-3-3, favoring the movement of the ball and organized attacks, especially through the flanks. It is important to emphasize the importance of David Sigér in the tactical scheme of Ferencvaros: this player is very important in the defensive and offensive process of the team. For this match, the visiting coach cannot count on Eldar Civic, by suspension.