Slovak-Polish duel with German mark – or: Dunajska Streda with German coach Peter Hyballa receives in the first leg of the first round of qualifying for the Europa League Cracovia Krakow. That one of these two clubs will eventually reach the group stage of the competition may already be in doubt. While Dunajska Streda reached the second round of the Europa League qualification last year, but failed there with 1: 3 and 1: 4 to Dinamo Minsk, the Poles entered the international arena two years ago. In the first round of qualifying for the Europa League Shkendija from North Macedonia was over.
Football Betting Tips Dunajska Streda vs Cracovia Krakow
On Thursday you can expect in the MOL Arena certainly no high football art. Seen over two-leg play, the team from Krakow is the favorite to progress. But especially in the qualifications such predictions are to be treated with caution. In the first leg between Dunajska Streda and Cracovia Krakow the odds for a tip on the winner are in any case close to each other.
Dunajska Streda – Statistics & Current Form
With the best result not only in the Slovak football league, which has existed since 1993, but also with the best result of the Czechoslovak football league, which existed from 1925 to 1992, Dunajska Streda finished last season. In the final bill, there was the runner-up, which was set relatively early in the season. In the end, the gap to champions Slovan Bratislava was 17 points, but the lead over the third MFK Ruzomberok despite two defeats in the last three matchdays but also seven counters.
With 63 goals Dunajska Streda set the second best offensive in the country, although the team stinged towards the end of the season, especially with hits in their own stadium. In the last two home games, Dunajska Streda scored eight goals, but in the seven home games before the club brought only five hits. However, Dunajska Streda remained mostly victorious despite this meager scoring in that period, as the club conceded only two goals in that phase. Overall, however, Dunajska Streda came up against 37 goals in 32 league games, which corresponds to an average of one goal per game. In the games with the participation of Dunajska Streda fell in the league operation on average 3.1 goals, which is a very high value.
Invested in new players for the upcoming season Dunajska Streda has not a single penny. In the previous three free-of-charge new entrants, the club used in the two highest leagues of their own country. In addition, nine players returned after their loan to other clubs. With the two center-back Lubomir Satka and Tomas Huk, however, changed two regular players and absolute support of the team in the country of the next opponent to Lech Poznan and Piast Gliwice. Otherwise, the team of former co-coach of Bayer Leverkusen, Peter Hyballa, remained largely together.
In preparation for the new season Dunajska Streda tested against four first division teams from Poland, Russia, Romania and Hungary and two teams from Slovakia and again Hungary. Three wins face three defeats, with Dunajska Streda tackling the match on Thursday with their two recent defeats against Hungarian runners-up and Cup winners MOL Vidi (1-3) and Vasas Budapest (0-2). In Dunajska Streda’s home game against Cracovia Krakow, the odds of betting at home win are only minimally lower than the odds of betting on the guest.
Expected formation of Dunajska Streda:
➱ Jedlicka; Beskorovainyi, Blackman, Kruzliak, Simcak; Bednar, Connor, Nagy; Bilenkyi, Divkovic, Vida
Last matches of Dunajska Streda:
⚽️ 05.07.2019 – Vasas Vs. Dunajska Streda 2: 0 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 03.07.2019 – Videoton vs. Dunajska Streda 3: 1 (friendly)
⚽️ 02.07.2019 – Sepsi Vs. Dunajska Streda 0: 3 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 26.06.2019 – Dunajska Streda vs. Akhmat Grozny 1: 5 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 23.06.2019 – Dunajska Streda vs. Zaglebie Sosnowiec 3: 2 (Friendly Match)
Unlike their opponents Cracovia Krakow secured just one more place in qualifying for the Europa League. On the last day of the championship round last season, the club defeated Pogon Szczecin 3-0 at home and benefited from the simultaneous defeat of the tied team of Jagiellonia Bialystok. Cracovia Kraków finished fourth in the final round of qualifying for the Europa League despite the poorer scoring and Jagiellonia’s lost direct comparison, as the club gained one more point in the main round of the Polish Ekstraklasa.
The Achilles heel of Cracovia Krakow last season was the offensive division. With only 45 goals in a total of 37 league games Cracovia Krakow made the worst attack of the eight teams in the champion group. Even in the relegation group, only two out of eight teams scored less often. The defense was not secure with 43 goals conceded. Cracovia Krakow then took eleven out of a total of 17 wins with just one goal difference. No other team from the Ekstraklasa won more often. Above all, Cracovia Krakow owed the fourth place to the struggles in the home stadium, where there were eleven victories and four draws and defeats. Away, Cracovia Krakow was the second-weakest team in the championship group with a 6-2-10 record.
Even Cracovia Krakow has not transferred any money to other clubs in terms of transfers, but could with Rafa Lopes of Boavista Porto, Rubio from CD Alcoyano and Pelle van Amersfoort of Heerenveen pilot three offensive players to Krakow, who will strengthen the team. The latter also met in preparation for a 1-0 win over Dinamo Zagreb. Cracovia Krakow also beat second-placed opponent NK Maribor 2-1 in preparation. Unlike the upcoming opponent, Cracovia Krakow even denies the first competitive game of the season with three defeats in a row. Against the FK Orenburg from Russia, Partizani Tirana from Albania and Pjunik Yerevan from Armenia, there was a respectively surprising 0: 1 defeat.
With a draw in Slovakia, the Poles would certainly be satisfied. Cracovia Krakow lost eight out of the ten appearances on international stage. Reaching the second qualifying round would be the biggest European success so far for the Poles. Cracovia Krakow scored six goals in their ten European games and 23 on the other. Therefore in the game of Dunajska Streda vs Cracovia Kraków the prediction may not necessarily be a chance to a win on away ground.
Expected formation of Cracovia Krakow:
➱ Peskovic; Dytyatev, Helik, Siplak; Dimun, Diego, Hanca, Rubio; Cecaric, Lopes, van Amersfoort
Latest matches of Cracovia Krakow:
⚽️ 02.07.2019 – Pjunk Erewan Vs. Cracovia Krakow 1: 0 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 02.07.2019 – Cracovia Krakow vs. Partizani Tirana 0: 1 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 29.06.2019 – Orenburg vs. Cracovia Krakow 1: 0 (Friendly Match)
⚽️ 27.06.2019 – Cracovia Kraków vs. Dinamo Zagreb 1: 0 (friendly)
⚽️ 24.06.2019 – NK Maribor Vs. Cracovia Krakow 1: 2 (Friendly Match)
Dunajska Streda vs Cracovia Krakow Direct Comparison & Stats Highlights
Not surprisingly, there was no direct clash in the history of the two teams.
Dunajska Streda vs Cracovia Krakow Our Best Betting Tips Analyzed
It certainly does not sound like a treat and accordingly, in the game between Dunajska Streda and Cracovia Krakow the prediction is anything but easy to hit. In such games of two interantionel blank slates at such an early stage of a qualification is to be recommended anyway a not too high employment. Still you can not suck a lot of honey from the previous test games in which many different players were used. Accordingly, it is difficult to judge who left the better impression. The stronger team is likely to have Cracovia Krakow through the transfers, but Dunajska Streda enjoys at least home rights.
Key facts – Dunajska Streda vs Cracovia Krakow tips
♦️ Dunajska Streda is Slovakian runner-up
♦️ Cracovia Krakow finished fourth in the Polish Ekstraklasa and has strengthened neatly
♦️ Both Dunajska Streda and Cracovia Krakow are in the lead with several friendly matches in a row
In the home games of Dunajska Streda came in the past season, well over 10,000 spectators in the stadium. The Poles would certainly sign a draw in the run-up, especially if you look at the away record in the last season. They also left a good impression in the friendly against Maribor and Dinamo Zagreb. Overall, the game should settle somewhere at a 1: 1. Considering all the alternatives in the game between Dunajska Streda and Cracovia Krakow is the tip to good odds that both teams to score, interesting.
Sure Tip: Both teams to score