Suduva vs Maccabi Tel Aviv
Champions League Qualification
Date: Wednesday, 25 August 2020
Kick-off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: ARVI futbolo arena (Marijampolė).
Suduva were the champions in the last season, Lithuanian A Lyga with a lead of 13 points over the runners up in the table. They lost only 4 of their 33 league appearances that season. The new season has started for the Sudovians and they are still leading the table with 35 points after 15 fixtures.
Their previous encounter was on the road in the CL qualifiers, and they shared the spoils in ninety minutes with Flora. Their previous home match was the last league clash in which they defeated Zalgiris with a 2-0 score on the board.
Maccabi Tel Aviv’s last season ended only last month, and the new season is yet to start. However, the visitor has taken part in the Israel Super Cup and Toto Cup in their schedule.
In the last season of Israel Ligat ha’Al, Maccabi was the champion with a lead of 6 points over the runners up in the table. To reach the quarter-finals of the CL qualifiers, the visitor had to win 2-0 at home against Riga FC in their schedule.
Suduva vs Maccabi Tel Aviv Head-to-head (h2h)
- The teams have met twice last year in the Europa League qualifiers.
- The host has won both the meetings with the same 2-1 scoreline.
Suduva vs Maccabi Tel Aviv Prediction
In their most recent h2h meetings, the teams were put together to test in the Europa League qualifiers and Suduva emerged victorious in both the fixtures at home and away. Significantly, the scoreline in both games was 2-1 and we can expect them to record a hat-trick if not.
The host enjoys the ground advantage, and the prior experience in knocking out the visitors might also come in handy for the punters. We can back the host with a double chance in the encounter along with a BTTS as probably the best bet of the game.
Suduva vs Maccabi Tel Aviv Betting tips
Both teams to score.
Double chance: Suduva Maccabi or Draw.