Sofia’s CSKA and Zorya promise one of the toughest qualifiers in this Europa League. Two teams that are very similar in value, and whose winner can be found for details. Both teams have already started their championships, with CSKA going to round 5 and Zorya to round 3. There should be no significant advantage for either team. In last year’s edition neither team managed to reach the much-defended group stage. At Stadion Vasil Levski, the home side will need to do well, otherwise they will risk their chances of passing in Ukraine where Zorya is very strong. However, the Bulgarian team will need to be very competent defensively, as the away goals may be even more decisive in a well-anticipated tie between two home-factor teams that have a big “weight” in their results. Who will win this first “battle” in the Sofia arena?
Key Statistics for the match CSKA Sofia vs Zorya Lugansk
Sofia CSKA add 7 points after 4 matches in the Bulgarian league. In the two matches played for the Europa League, they scored two wins, and without any goals conceded (4-0) to Titograd and (1-0) to Osikek.
Zorya is ranked 5th with 4 points added in the Ukrainian championship. The Ukrainian team have only played one meeting for the Europa League in this edition and as a visitor, beating Bducnost (1-3).
However, in the last 10 UEFA Europa League trips, Zorya have only recorded 2 wins, 7 losses and 1 draw. Highlighting the fact that has scored goals in the last three trips.
Our Best Betting Tips Explained CSKA Sofia vs Zorya Lugansk
As noted above, both teams bet heavily on the home factor so they can have aspirations to move on to the next round. CSKA Sofia need to score, they have done it regularly, especially when playing at home, and it should be no different here. But Zorya’s ability to explore space is very efficient, and it is very likely that she will be able to reach the goal as well, or at the limit CSKA Sofia can take advantage of the second. Thus, it is highly likely that this game will have everything to have 2 or more goals. With over 2 goals odds at 1.70, this will be a value bet.
Bet Tips: Over 2 goals