Qarabag FK vs FC Sheriff
Champions League Qualification
Date: Wednesday, 25 August 2020
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Tofiq Bahramov Stadium (Baku).
Qarabag finished the last season Azerbaijan Premier League at the top of the table with the 45 pints picked up from their 20 appearances. They were eight points leading over the runners-up in the table.
Their previous encounter was at home and they won against Sabah Baku with a 2-0 scoreline in the opening match of the new season Premier League campaign. They had reached the quarter-finals of the qualifiers after defeating Sileks with a massive 4-0 scoreline.
FC Sheriff picked up a massive 70 points from their 28 appearances in the Moldovian Divizia Nationala. They were 17 points far from the next to kin in the table. Their new season started early last month. The visitor is on an 8 game winning streak in the campaign, following a 4-1 win at home against Petrocub. They will visit after defeating Fola at home in the prelims of the CL qualifiers.
Qarabag FK vs FC Sheriff Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has recorded two of the last three overall wins.
- Two of their five clashes have ended in a draw.
- Their previous encounter gave a 3-0 home win for the Horsemen.
- Both teams have scored in only one of their five clashes.
Qarabag FK vs FC Sheriff Prediction
Having a slight edge with their league’s competitive nature, Qarabag will be close to wrapping the encounter as a home win in full-time. Playing at home will also give them the ground advantage in the game, which also backs up their probability of victory in ninety minutes.
Since 2004, the teams have had five h2h meetings across all major competitions except club friendlies in their records. Out of these, only one clash in 2017 saw both teams score. So, the tip for no BTTS in the game will probably be a suitable option for the punters.
Qarabag FK vs FC Sheriff Betting tips
Full-time result: Qarabag FK @ 1.60 (3/5).
Both teams to score: No @ 1.66 (4/6).