Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv 2016 UEFA Europa League: Match Preview and Prediction
Fixture: Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv
Competition: UEFA Europa League 2016-17
Date: Thursday, 24 November, 16:00 GMT
Stadium: Stadion Petrovskiy, Sankt-Peterburg.
Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv: Preview
Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv match is going to be held on 24th November at Stadion Petrovskiy. It’s an important football clash between Russian and Israel football clubs where Zenit has already booked their place for next knockout round of UEFA Europa League 2016-17 and other side it’s a must win game for Maccabi Tel Aviv to make their hope alive for next knockout round of UEFA Europa League. Zenit has registered a 3-1 home win against Krylya Sovetov and Maccabi Tel Aviv registered a 1-2 away win against Ironi Kiryat in their previous league matches.
At the moment, Zenit has performed very well with 4 wins in a row along with top position in Group – D of UEFA Europa League 2016/17. In other side Maccabi Tel Aviv has performed overall medium with 1 win, 1 draw and 2 defeats along with 3rd position in Europa League group table. Zenit will start the match as favorite against Maccabi Tel Aviv in their crucial home fixture of UEFA Europa League at Stadion Petrovskiy.
Key Fact:This match is very unpredictable depend on first 11 lineup of Zenit. There is a possibility that Zenit will rest some of their key players as they are already qualified for the next stage of tournament. So, Maccabi Tel Aviv will try their best to secure a win from this away fixture if and only if Zenit will not play with their full squad strength.
Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv: Head-to-Head Stats
- Both teams have played only 1 match against each other in all the competitions. Zenit registered a 3-4 away win against Maccabi Tel Aviv in their last meeting in the match of UEFA Champions League on 15th Sep, 2016.
Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv: Prediction
Maccabi Tel Aviv will try their best to secure at least a draw from this tough away fixture and Zenit is ready to secure an home win from the match. Zenit is favorite side to win this match against Maccabi Tel Aviv when they will play against each other at Stadion Petrovskiy.
Predicted result will be a draw or home win for Zenit.
Zenit vs Maccabi Tel Aviv: Betting Tips
Draw No Bet: Zenit at 1.36