Prediction 10/22: Bayer Leverkusen vs Nice (Europa League)

Bayer Leverkusen welcomes Nice from France for matchday 1 of the UEFA Europa League.

Betting tips:

  • Leverkusen win
  • Over 2.5 goals

This Thursday evening, Bayer Leverkusen and Nice face eachother at 7:55 pm, in the BayArena for matchday 1 of the UEFA Europa League group stages.

The home team comes from an away win against Mainz 05 by 1 to 0 in the German Bundesliga. On the side of the visitors, victory away from home over Santin-√Čtienne by 3-1 for the French Ligue 1.

Match analysis: Bayer Leverkusen vs Nice
In the 2018/19 season, Bayer Leverkusen finished the first phase of the competition in 1st position in Group A with 13 points, with a campaign of four wins, one draw and one defeat, scoring 16 goals and conceding nine. For the knockout phase, the German club faced Krasnodar and ended up being eliminated after 1 to 1 on the aggregate score.

On the other hand, Nice ended the competition of the 2017/18 season in 2nd place in Group K with nine points added, with a campaign of three wins and three losses, scoring 12 goals and conceding seven. For the knockout phase, he faced Lokomotiv Moscow and was eliminated after 4 to 2 on the aggregate score.

At home, the German team is very strong. The odds are very favourable, which makes it a great bet according to the main bookmakers. The goal market should also be explored.

Register with Bongobongo and bet on Bayer Leverkusen victory. Another good betting option is in the goal market, with over 2.5 goals in the match.

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