Legia Warsaw vs Linfield
Champions League 2020/21 (First qualifying round)
Date: Tuesday, 18 August 2020
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Stadion Wojska Polskiego (Warsaw).
Legia Warsaw from Poland will fight it out against the Northern Ireland contingents Linfield FC for a spot in the quarterfinals of the Champions League qualifiers for the next season.
The Wojskowi was the Champions of Ekstraklasa last season and had a narrow three points lead over the next to kin in the table. They picked up 69 points from their 37 league appearances.
The Blues, on the other hand, finished as the NIFL Premiership champions last season. Their title came with 69 points from the 31 league matches in the schedule and had a 4 points lead over the runners up in the table.
Legia Warsaw vs Linfield Head-to-head (h2h)
The teams are meeting for the first time in recent times.
Legia Warsaw vs Linfield Prediction
Legia Warszawa will play on the back of a 1-6 win on the road against Belchatow, and Aleksandar Vukovic will thus be confident about his team in the upcoming match.
The Blues had consecutive clean sheet wins in the preliminary rounds of the Champions League qualifiers earlier in their schedule.
They will visit on the back of a 0-3 win against Drita last time out in the tournament.
Linfield hasn’t played in the league post lockdown as their league ended in March itself. They had a wonderful run in the campaign but their league is not that competitive compared to the Poland fixtures.
With these stats, we can expect a couple of goals or maybe more. The tip for under 4.5 goals will probably be the best bet for the punters in the encounter.
In terms of the winner, the match is sizing to be in the hold of the Poland contingents. The tip for Legia Warszawa to win with a -1 handicap will probably be a suitable option for the punters.
Legia Warsaw vs Linfield Betting tips
Under 4.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
Linfield +3 Asian handicap @ 1.52 odd