Teuta Durrës and Granada face at Stadiumi Niko Dovana, in a match for this phase of the UEFA Europa League (2nd Qualifying Round). These two teams have never met before, so this will be their first head-to-head meeting. In this game, the home factor may be decisive, since Granada presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
Teuta Durrës :
The home team reaches this stage of the UEFA Europa League (2nd Qualifying Round) after a home win by (2‑0) with Beitar Jerusalem. This is a team that presents similar results at home and away, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 7 wins, 3 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses in his stadium. In their last match, for the Super Cup, they beat Tirana away by (1‑2). In their last 10 home matches Teuta Durrës has recorded 6 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 10 of their last 21 matches have ended with Under 1.5 goals and 15 out of 21 have ended with Under 2.5 goals.
Teuta Durres comes to this match highly motivated, after winning the Albanian Super Cup, by beating Tirana in the final by 1-2. It should be noted that the Albanians beat Beitar in the last round of the Europa League. The highest quality of the home team resides in the ability it shows in carrying out its attacks through quick transitions. Striker Rubin Hebaj is the player responsible for putting the opponent’s defense in direction and his greatest quality is completion. The coach can count on all his players.
The visiting team will make its debut in this edition of the UEFA Europa League with the intention of achieving a positive result, taking advantage of the home factor. This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 4 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses in his stadium. In the last match they played, for the First Division, they beat Athletic Club at home by (2‑0). In their last 10 away matches, Granada has recorded 4 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches.
Granada comes to this match after a 2-0 home win against Athletic Bilbao: the goals were scored in the second half by Luis Milla and Yangel Herrera. It should be noted that the Spanish reach this second round of the Europa League as a result of second place in La Liga 19/20. Coach Diego Martínez usually acts in a traditional 4-3-3, in which the three most advanced pieces are Antonio Puertas, Darwin Machís and Roberto Soldado. Granada’s brain is midfielder Yangel Herrera, the player responsible for defining and leading his team’s attacks. For this game the coach can count on all his players.