Drita vs Antwerp
Europa Conference League Qualification
Date: Thursday, 28 July 2022
Kick-off at 19:00 UK / 20:00 CET
Venue: Stadiumi Fadil Vokrri-Pristina.
Drita play host to Antwerp in a match of their second-leg of Europa Conference League Qualification. A tie breaking game could be seen this Thursday as both sides battle it out at Stadiumi Fadil Vokrri-Pristina.
The Belgian side held Drita to a goal-less draw in the first leg played in Bosuilstadion on last Thursday. Antwerp had 28 goal attempts and 4 shots on goal but couldn’t get the ball inside the net. The visitors were defending deep and made it to a 0-0 in the end, to take it back to home.
Drita finished second in the Super League of Kosovo last season, gaining 64 points from 36 games, recording 18 wins and 10 draws. That runner-up achievement gave them this ECL qualifier ticket. The hosts lost 1-0 to Inter Turku in the first leg while they came back by 3-0 at home in the second -leg to advance into this qualifying fixture.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that much solidity has been shown by the Drita rearguard. They have kept it tight, resulting in the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their previous 6 clashes standing at four.
On the other hand, Antwerp were at the 4th spot of the league table at the end of the regular fixtures and they advanced it to the Championship group where they claimed the fourth spot. This is their first ECL qualifying tie and they were unable to get the most out in the first-leg at home.
Mark van Bommel’s Antwerp have managed to stick the ball in the net 5 times in the course of their latest 6 matches. The overall goals that have been scored against them during those same matches adds up to nine.
Drita vs Antwerp Head-to-head (h2h)
- They met only once in the reverse fixture where they settled for a goal-less draw.
Drita vs Antwerp Prediction
Antwerp outfit come into this contest in fantastic form, with their coach gaining 8 wins from 10 games recently. They are renowned for keeping things tight, with their last 3 away games saw consecutive wins while maintaining 2 cleansheets.
Meanwhile, Drita is on a 11-game unbeaten run at home but they haven’t netted in 2 of their last 3 games coming here.
Even though the hosts have home advantage, they couldn’t snatch a win this time around.
Drita vs Antwerp Betting tips
Antwerp (-1.0) Asian Handicap @ 1.91 odds.
No BTTS @ 1.72 odds.