Bayer Leverkusen vs Monaco Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the UEFA Europa League on Thursday, 16 February 2023.
These two teams will head into their Europa League knockouts with highest of spirits on Thursday. A closer look at the stats of the two teams gives us a short description of their form, which is good.
They both seems to have the shape to deliver a highly-competitive display here. Bayer Leverkusen have the home advantage in the first leg which might give them an upper hand considering the recent stats here.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Monaco Head-to-head Stats
Their most recent meeting was in 2016. It was a Champions League match-up which ended in a 3-0 win for Leverkusen.
Going on, they both have won, drew and lost one apiece of their total three head to head meetings at this stadium. Two of those three saw plenty of goals.
Who will win the match between Bayer Leverkusen vs Monaco?
Bayer Leverkusen have played a set of friendlies at home with teams across Europe of late. Their displays were very impressive and they are on an eight-game unbeaten streak at home excluding a 2-0 defeat recorded against Borussia Dortmund in the previous outing.
Meanwhile, Monaco’s Ligue 1 display looks decent, following a 10-game unbeaten streak on the road. However, their opponents weren’t that stronger when compared with that of Leverkusen’s at home.
For all the above reasons, we expect a win for Bayer Leverkusen on Thursday in the first leg of this Europa League knockout match-up.
How many goals will be scored in the match?
The defensive side of neither of the two are solid. At the same time, their attacking display have been impressive and we can expect them to deliver a cumulative total of over 2.5 goals here.
Will Both teams score in the match?
These two sides are having a defensive line which have allowed goals at a rate of over one per game. Since we expect a goal fest, they both could possibly score goals past the weak defenses here.
Bayer Leverkusen vs Monaco Prediction
A win for the hosting outfits, Bayer Leverkusen is our first betting tip for this match. We like to place the option at 1.80 odds for all the above reasons.
For the second tip, both teams to score and over 2.5 goals option at 1.95 odds considering the attacking and defensive line of both.