Ace Football previews the Europa League game between Ferencvaros and Bayer Leverkusen, who meet up this coming Thursday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.
Ferencvaros take on Bayer Leverkusen for a second-leg match in the Europa League this coming Thursday at Puskas Arena.
The advantage lies with Bayer Leverkusen for this game. Xabi Alonso’s side won the opening leg 2-0 in Germany last week, leaving them on course to reach the quarter-finals.
Form: Ferencvaros vs Bayer Leverkusen
In their last three matches, Ferencvaros beat Debrecen 0-2, drew 1-1 with Mezokovesd SE, before losing 2-0 against Bayer Leverkusen. The Green Eagles won four of their previous six Europa League games at the Puskas Arena. They both drew and lost once, as they conceded seven and scored 13 goals.
Bayer Leverkusen Form
Bayer Leverkusen look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting off against Hertha Berlin, who were defeated by 4-1. Then, Ferencvaros got outclassed in a 2-0 win, before beating Werder Bremen by 2-3. Xabi Alonso’s men won twice, while also recording one draw, and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Europa League. The scoreline from these matches says 14 goals were conceded and 18 scored.
Betting facts for Ferencvaros and Bayer Leverkusen
Here are some interesting betting-relevant stats and facts. They take into account matches that Ferencvaros and Bayer Leverkusen played across all tournaments.
- Ferencvaros have not lost 15 of the last 17 matches
- In the last 5 Ferencvaros matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- In 9 of the last 11 Ferencvaros matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Ferencvaros have not won 4 of the last 5 matches
- Ferencvaros have scored in 5 of the last 7 matches
- In 6 of the last 7 matches Bayer Leverkusen played, both teams scored
- Bayer Leverkusen have scored in 12 of the last 14 matches
- In 5 of the last 7 Bayer Leverkusen matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- Bayer Leverkusen have conceded in 8 of the last 9 matches
- Bayer Leverkusen have not lost the last 4 matches in a row
Players in form: Ferencvaros vs Bayer Leverkusen
Moussa Diaby scored three goals in his last six Europa League games. He will be eager to add to his total when Bayer Leverkusen take aim at Ferencvaros. This could be a good opportunity for him to improve his tally, and siding with him in the betting market looks like a decent prospect.
Popular betting markets: Ferencvaros vs Bayer Leverkusen
Ferencvaros won five of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Puskas Arena. They drew four and lost one as well, while Bayer Leverkusen won six of their last 10 games away. They drew one and lost three. Bayer Leverkusen scored at least once in their previous 8 matches on the bounce.
Both teams to score
Ferencvaros scored the first goal of the match in five of their previous ten games. Bayer Leverkusen got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive home games Ferencvaros played. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive away games Bayer Leverkusen played.
Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in four of Ferencvaros’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 1.3 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of Bayer Leverkusen’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.5 goals in these matches. Bayer Leverkusen scored at least once in their previous 8 matches on the bounce.
Betting prediction: Ferencvaros vs Bayer Leverkusen
The match between Ferencvaros and Bayer Leverkusen should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Europa League game.