League – Play-off
start: 21:05 (GMT+1)
of the most interesting two-legged tie of the first round of the
Europa League playoffs will take place in Naples and then in Leipzig
with participation of the only leader of the current champion race of
Serie A and the vice-champion of German Bundesliga.
the last calendar matches both rivals have scored new winning points.
Azzurri during home match had won over Lazio Rome (4:1). And Leipzig
also during the home match had won over Augsburg (2:0) and at once
had moved to the second line of the tournament brackets.
(the head coach Maurizio
victory that was gained on Saturday over Biancocelesti
had brought to the Neapolitan club the first line of the tournament
bracket. A day earlier the defending champion of Italy Juventus in
Florence had won over local Fiorentina (0:2) and therefore exactly
for one day the team had was leading the champion race.
Maurizio Sarri’s team became the only leader of the Italian season
again and is still ahead of the super club from Turin with one point
(63 against the 62 points).
(the head coach Ralph Hasenhüttl)
defending vice-champion of Germany has gained quite convincing
victory in the last round of Bundesliga. Two unanswered goals into
the gates of Augsburg, and, obviously, three new winning points have
immediately put Ralf Hasenhüttl’s
team on the second line and it happened that the team becomes the
main challenger for a new vice-championship title. Of course, nobody
will be able to catch Bayern Munich but for the second place Leipzig,
Borussia Dortmund and Bayer are still able to fight.
Maurizio Sarri’s team will be ready in the first home match on San
to resolve an problem of getting into next round of the playoffs
ahead of schedule? It is the main issue of the Italian sports press
is difficult to answer this question. But possible victory of the
only leader of calico in the first match doesn’t raise any doubts.
– 1.90, draw – 3.60, Leipzig – 3.80;
to win – odds 2.15 5Dimes