Hibernians vs Riga Prediction & Match Preview

Europa Conference League Predictions from LeagueLane

Hibernians vs Riga
UEFA Europa Conference League
Date: Thursday, 12 August 2021
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Centenary Stadium.

Both Hibernians as well as Riga are on good form, and are scoring goals at a good rate. And either of these squads had delivered great performances in their respective leagues the past season. With a spot in the Conference League at stake, expect a fierce encounter with goals this Thursday at the Centenary Stadium.

Hibernians had finished second in the Maltese top flight, and had scored a total of 53 goals from just 23 games. And all through their campaign, they had lost just four matches.

They had also won the first leg with a 1-0 scorecard, and now have some momentum going into this return fixture.

In the meantime, Riga are the defending champions of Latvia, and they had secured the title in style. They had won 23 of their total 27 games, and had scored a total of 60 goals in the process.

Going on, they also had a lead of 22 points over the third-placed Valmiera, and as of now, they are on a great streak on the road.

By the looks of things, expect a high-scoring thriller.

Hibernians vs Riga: Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The only match-up between the two had ended in a 1-0 win for Hibernians.

Hibernians vs Riga Prediction

Hibernians are on a three-fixture winning streak, and they had also scored a total of eight goals in the process. Going on, they have lost just thrice in total in the whole of 2021 so far.

On the other hand, their counterparts had won five of their last six overall fixtures, and they are also on a four-game winning run on the road.

Taking into account these stats, as well as the determination of these two to qualify for the Conference League, expect a goal-fest this Thursday.

Hibernians vs Riga: Betting Tips

  • Both Teams to Score @ 1.75 (3/4)
  • Over 2.5 Match Goals @ 2.00 (1/1).