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Barcelona vs Eintracht: Pre-match analysis and betting tips

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Our betting experts at Ace Football preview the Europa League quarter-final game between Barcelona and Eintracht and offer team stats, fixture history and the best betting suggestions for the match.

A home win is a must for Barcelona as they face Eintracht on Thursday for the second leg of their Europa League quarter-final tie at Camp Nou.

It’s even stevens at the halfway line between these two sides. They played out a 1-1 draw in last week’s first leg in Germany, leaving the tie wide open. Whoever wins, progresses to the semi-finals, while the loser goes home empty-handed.

Current form and fixture history of Barcelona vs Eintracht

Barcelona look in good shape before their upcoming match, as they seek to remain unbeaten. In their last 3 matches they first beat Sevilla by 1-0, before drawing 1-1 with Eintracht. They were back as winners last time out when they took out Levante 3-2.

Eintracht, meanwhile, go into this encounter hoping to turn a page, as performances in their last 3 matches have been pretty scrappy. They first drew 0-0 against Greuther Fuerth, followed by another draw. This time it ended 1-1 against Barcelona, before going down in a 1-2 defeat against Freiburg.

Latest encounters between Barcelona and Eintracht

Neither Barcelona nor Eintracht managed a breakthrough when they last faced each other in the Europa League. They ended up settling for a point in a 1-1 draw at Deutsche Bank Park. Depending on your betting strategy, another draw will no doubt spice up your next accumulator.

Highlights from the last match between Barcelona and Eintracht:

Betting stats and facts for Barcelona and Eintracht

Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on statistics from the last couple of matches that Barcelona and Eintracht played across all tournaments.

  • Barcelona have not lost the last 15 matches in a row
  • Barcelona have scored in 23 of the last 24 matches
  • Barcelona have won 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Barcelona have not conceded in the last 4 home matches in a row
  • In 7 of the last 9 matches Eintracht played, both teams scored
  • Eintracht have conceded in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Eintracht have drawn 5 of the last 6 matches (L1)

Players to focus on in Barcelona vs Eintracht

It is difficult to look past Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, when on the search for a marksman. He seems to be on a strong run as he hit the target 5 times in his last 6 games for Barcelona. Filip Kostic scored last time out for Eintracht, and he will be looking to do so again here.

Best betting tips: Barcelona vs Eintracht

In conclusion, we present betting tips for this game between Barcelona and Eintracht, which are based on the above-mentioned stats and facts. Besides the main prediction for this match, we have some low and high-risk alternatives as well.