Qabala vs St Etienne
UEFA Europa League – Group C
Date: Thursday, 3rd November 2016,
Kick-Off at 18:00 UK
Venue: Qabala City Stadium.
Qabala where unfortunate on Match day 3 as they lost the game via a Ricardinho own goal. They will be hosting Saint-Etienne at the Baku on Thursday night for the Europa League match day 4.
Qabala are among the teams who have lost their first 3 games in this stage of the competitions this season. They are at the foot of the table and need more than a miracle to qualify from this group. They are doing pretty well in their domestic league and a currently leading the table with a 2 point gap with arch rivals Qarabag. Most of their success are on the backyard of a strong home form. But the Azerbaijan league is way below the quality of French Ligue.
Meanwhile, Saint-Etienne are tied on same point with Anderlecht and Mainz 05 in the table. They have drawn their first two games and their lone win came on match day at home against Qabala. A win in this game will put them in the top of their group depending on the outcome of Anderlecht vs Mainz.
Qabala vs Saint-Etienne: Head to Head Statistics
Qabala have played only once against Saint-Etienne, which happens to be the match day 3 game. Also both teams have played few game against teams from opponent’s country, they have played 3 games each.
Qabala have won 1, drawn 1 and lost 1 game against French teams. While Saint-Etienne are unbeaten against Azerbaijan teams with 1 win and 2 draws.
Gabala vs Saint-Etienne: Prediction
There are no favorite in this game as both teams are in same phase of form. However Gabala have a slight edge being the home team and also among the best team in their League. Gabala will fight so hard to get at least a draw in this game to avoid a 4 straight defeats in the competition.
Gabala vs Saint-Etienne: Betting Tips
Draw no Bet – Qabala to win at 3.60.