Celtic vs CFR Cluj
Date: Thursday, 3 October 2019
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Celtic Park (Glasgow).
Celtic will be hosting their first match in the league. The host has defeated Rangers in one of their previous match in their visit. They were drawn to tie in their opening match in the Europa League with Rennes. The Scottish outfits are on a five-match unbeaten run at home in the major tournaments.
CFR Cluj will be visiting the host with a winless streak in the past five away fixtures in their schedule. They had a narrow win over the Italian side Lazio in their opening home match in the league with a 2-1 score. They even lost three of their previous four away games in the major competitions and their respective league.
The match will put into test the durability and strength of the current form of the host against the traveling side.
Celtic vs CFR Cluj Head-to-head (h2h)
- Cluj is unbeaten in all their three meetings since 2013.
- Both teams have scored in all the clashes.
- Their previous encounter at this venue ended in favor of the Cluj squad.
Celtic vs CFR Cluj Prediction
Celtic has lost only one game in the last ten home matches and that was with the current visitors in the game. Besides that, the guest has been winless in the last five away fixtures. The teams have been producing goals in abundant in their meetings. Both teams have scored goals in the last three clashes with each other.
With their tie from the encounter with Rennes in the opening match, the host will have gained confidence as Rennes has defeated PSV in an early match. Hence, there are more chances in the match to see both sides scoring and also the host winning the bout in the end.
Celtic vs CFR Cluj Betting tips
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5)
Full-time result: Celtic @ 1.50 (1/2).