Krasnodar – Akhisar: prediction for the UEFA Europa League group stage match
The victory in the match Krasnodar – Akhisar on November 29, 2018 can significantly increase the chances of the Russian team in the fight for advancement from group J. The match at the Krasnodar stadium will start at 20:55 Moscow time.Krasnodar In the previous round, the “black-greens” played a home match against Standard, this game was extremely important for both teams. Krasnodar was close to taking the lead in the second minute, Masiel Wanderson played well on the rebound and struck, the ball went close to the post. Standard responded better, Carcela-Gonzalez struck with one touch and opened the scoring in the 19th minute. The conceded ball slowed down the hosts’ game a bit in attack, and until the end of the first half they were unable to respond with something dangerous. Krasnodar players showed a completely different game in the second half. Toward the end of the game, the “bulls” went on the attack and got the result they needed. Masiel Wanderson gave to Suleymanov, who put the ball exactly in the bottom corner – 1:1 in the 79th minute. In a slightly different role, Wanderson came out three minutes later, this time the striker hit a good one-touch and brought victory to his team. The result is 2:1 in favor of the “black-greens”, and in the match Krasnodar – Akhisar they will take the outsider of the group. Akhisar The debutant of the Europa League is still failing the current draw of the tournament. Akhisar is ranked last in Group J with four defeats in four matches. The Turks had a chance for the first points in the previous match, in which they hosted Sevilla. The first half of the duel Akhisar – Sevilla was completely for the guests. The hosts’ players practically did not approach the opponent’s goal, giving the playing advantage to the players of Sevilla. It didn’t take long for the Red-Whites to turn ball control into a goal. The scoring was opened by Nolito, the Spaniard reached for the ball in the 12th minute and sent it into the near corner. We didn’t have to wait long for the second Spanish goal either, Luis Muriel scored in the 38th minute, the striker shot from a meter into an empty net – 0:2. The players of the Turkish club looked completely helpless and all hope remained for the second half. Luck smiled on the players of the hosts and they quickly played one ball, Elvis Manyu removed two of the opponent’s defenders and reduced the gap from Sevilla in the 52nd minute. Five minutes later, Manyu again became the hero of the episode, it was against the Dutchman that Sergio Gomez broke the rules, who left the guests in the minority, Guray Vural approached the penalty spot, only the defender hit the post. Players of Akhisar felt confident in their abilities and rushed forward. The comeback happened in the 78th minute, Vural crossed into the penalty area, the ball landed exactly on the head of Onur Ayik, and the striker equalized the score. Akhisar continued to go on the attack and began to miss counterattacks from the enemy, one of these counterattacks led to a foul by Miguel Lopes, the defender broke the rules in his own penalty area and brought a penalty to the hosts’ goal three minutes before the end of regular time, the penalty was executed by Ever Banega. The result – 2:3, the Turks were close to earning their first points in the group, but they lacked quite a bit. They will have a chance to improve in the Krasnodar-Akhisar match on November 29. Odds for the match Krasnodar – Akhisar November 29, 2018 Bookmakers from Pari-Match do not believe in the away team and consider the home team to be the clear favorite. Odds for the match Krasnodar – Akhisar: Krasnodar win – 1.17; Draw – 7.50; Akhisar’s victory – 15.0. Krasnodar – Akhisar: forecast for the match Krasnodar approaches this game in excellent condition and it is unlikely that the outsider will be able to change something. Forecast for the match Krasnodar – Akhisar: handicap of Krasnodar -1.5 in the second half, odds – 2.41. Recall that in the event of a victorious result in the Zenit-Copenhagen match on November 29, 2018, the host team guarantees itself a place in the 1/16 finals of the Europa League. The start of the match at the St. Petersburg stadium is scheduled for 20:55 Moscow time.