Dinamo Zagreb vs Anderlecht Prediction & Match Preview

Dinamo Zagreb vs Anderlecht
UEFA Europa League
Date: Thursday, 13th December 2018
Kick-off at 20.00 UK/ 21.00 CET
Venue: Stadion Maksimir (Zagreb).

Dinamo Zagreb, the best team in the group, hosts the worst of the lot, Anderlecht, at the Maksimir Stadium, this Thursday. Zagreb has already qualified for the next stage of the competition, while Anderlecht failed to do so.

Anderlecht occupies the fourth position, in a group of four. They have posted just two points so far, from their five matches. The team has not registered a single win in the tournament.

Dinamo is the topper of the group. They have not lost a single fixture in Europa League 2018-19. The team has posted 13 points out of an available 15. Dinamo scored a group record 11 goals and conceded just three in the process, another group record.

Anderlecht drew their last game, at home, against Charleroi. The final score was 1-1. They couldn’t properly utilize their home advantage, especially in the dying minutes of the game. Charleroi scored the equalizer in the 89th minute after Anderlecht had scored the first goal, in the 47th minute.

Dinamo won their last game, on the road, against Zapresic. The final scoreline was 0-2, in favor of the guests. An early goal in the first half and another one in the second half gave the three points to Zagreb.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Anderlecht Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Zagreb won the last two h2h games against Anderlecht. They kept clean sheets in both the games.
  • 100% of h2h games had only one team on the scoresheet.
  • Dinamo has lost only one of their last 21 overall matches.
  • Anderlecht has won just one of their last 10 games.
  • Zagreb won all five of their last five home-ties. They have lost just one of their last 22 home games.
  • Anderlecht lost six of their last eight ties on the road.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Anderlecht Prediction

The home team holds the favorite tag for this match. They have already qualified for the knockouts of the competition, while their opponents failed to do so earlier itself.

They face the uphill task of facing the potential group champions, on the road, who are desperate to become the group toppers. Meanwhile, Anderlecht has nothing left to play for.

Dinamo has lost only one of their last 21 overall matches. At home, they have won their last five fixtures and has lost only one of their 22 attempts. Anderlecht has just one win to their name in their last ten games and has lost six of their last fixtures on the road.

  • Zagreb will win the match, and both the halves.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Anderlecht Betting Tips

  • Dinamo Zagreb to win @ 1.60 (3/5)
  • Half Time/ Full Time: Dinamo Zagreb/ Dinamo Zagreb @ 2.50 (3/2).