Prediction 08/11: Shakhtar Donetsk vs Basel (Europa League)

Shakhtar Donetsk faces Basel for the Europa League quarter-finals.

Betting tips:

  • Shakhtar Donetsk win or draw
  • Over 2.5 goals

At the VELTINS-Arena, Shakhtar Donetsk faces Basel this Tuesday at 10:00 pm for the quarterfinals of the Europa League. Game during which the Ukrainians have a small advantage to get into the semifinals of the tournament.

In terms of background, the sole time they met was within the 2008/2009 edition of the Champions League: Shakhtar Donetsk, as a visitor, beat Basel 1-2, and within the rematch, the Ukrainians won at home by 5-0.

For this match, the betting tip foresees a win for Shakhtar Donetsk, although there’s a slim chance of a draw. To also consider a bet is more than 2.5 goals as a bet.

Match Analysis: Shakhtar Donetsk vs Basel
The quarterfinals of the Europa League continue this Tuesday, and one among the commitments agreed for that day is the one that Shakhtar Donetsk will hold against Basel in Gelsenkirchen. A match during which the Ukrainian squad has all the cards to win and advance to the semifinals, as indicated by the forecasts of the most bookmakers.

Shakhtar Donetsk has just become champion of the 2019/2020 edition of the Ukrainian Premier League and remains undefeated in twelve games, of which ten led to wins and therefore the other two in draws. In his last game, he beat Wolfsburg at home 3-0, for the second leg of the round of 16 of the Europa League. Meanwhile, Basel has just finished third within the 2019/2020 edition of Swiss Super League and remains unbeaten in eight games, of which four were wins and therefore the other four were draws. In their last game, they defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 1-0 for the second leg of the Europa League round of 16.

At Gal Sport Betting, the home win is priced at 1.90, a draw is at 3.90 and therefore the away victory is st 4.10

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