AIK vs Zeljeznicar
2017/18 UEFA Europa League Qualification
Date: Thursday, 20th July 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Friends Arena (Stockholm).
The tie between AIK and Zeljeznicar Sarajevo is evenly poised after the first leg produced no goals.
AIK will be heavy favourites in this tie with a fine home record on their side, while Zeljeznicar are in tight spot with a poor overall away record to go buy.
The Swedes are in excellent form and their confidence will be high. With six matches played in all competitions this seasons, AIK picked up 3 wins and 3 draws. They thrashed Klaksvik 5-0 at Stockholm in the last round, under similar circumstances as the first leg then was also a goal-less draw.
Zeljeznicar’s competitive appearances this season is limited to Europa League. They have somehow managed to squeezed through Macedonian side Zeta. This was done on the basement of a narrow 1-0 home win, with the away leg ending in a 2-2 stalemate.
AIK vs Zeljeznicar: Head-to-head
The first leg clash ended in a goal-less draw in the lone meeting between the two sides.
AIK vs Zeljeznicar: Prediction
The ball is in AIK’s court and they have the confidence to finish off the job professionally. Moreover, Zeljeznicar are a poor side on the road, with no wins coming from the last five competitive games in all competitions.
AIK vs Zeljeznicar: Bet Tips
FT – AIK to win at the odds of 1.44 with William Hill is a banker.
Value seekers must chance the Over 2.5 match goals priced at 2.38 with Betfair.