We have quite a few fair soccer predictions for this 9. Aug 2018 UEFA . Europa League game where Besiktas is playing against LASK Linz. It looks like a fight between two unmatched teams.Besiktas has gained 11 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses from their last 20 games. Last 13 HOME games of Besiktas show us 9 wins, 4 draws and 0 losses. Their last game at HOME was on 2. August against B36 Torshavn, resulting in home win (6-0). Last 20 matches of LASK Linz show us 11 wins, 1 draws and 8 losses. Last 9 AWAY games of LASK Linzare: 5 wins, 0 draws and 4 losses. The last AWAY game was on 2. August against Lillestrom and that ended with away win (1-2). From this data, we see a high chance of DRAW as both teams have similar past performance.
Expecting an interesting game between Highranking team Besiktas and Medium ranking team LASK Linz. Besiktas‘s last 10 HOME games against Medium ranking teams: 8 wins, 2 draws and 0 losses. LASK Linz AWAY performance against High ranking teams: 0 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses from last 10 AWAY games. Besiktas‘s scoring power is 3.2 goals/game vs LASK Linz‘s 0.7. Looking at the defensive side, Besiktas performing 0.9 and LASK Linz with 2 goals conceded on average per each game. Taking all the Ranking-based facts into account we expect Besiktas being stronger and most likely winning this game.
Last 20 games of Besiktas show us 11 Over 2.5 Goals and 9 Under 2.5 Goals. Last 20 matches of LASK Linz have seen 10 Over 2.5´s and 10 Under 2.5´s. When we look at the ranking-based O/U 2.5 stats of Besiktasit shows us 8 Overs and 2 Unders in the last 10 HOME games against teams who perform in similar way and who have same ranking as LASK Linz. LASK Linz has had 5 Over 2.5´s and 5 Under 2.5´s in their last 10 AWAY encounters against teams with ranking nearly the same as Besiktas. Besiktas is averaging 2.62 goals in their home games while LASK Linz makes about 1.56 goals away from home. Taking both numbers together we get 4.18 goals per match between the teams. Besiktas concedes 0.77 goals on average and LASK Linz 1.33. Both teams´s stats combined, we get a total of 2.1 goals conceded per match. With these statistics, we guess a total score of 3.1 goals per match. History shows that 55% of games end Over 2.5 for Besiktas and 50% for LASK Linz. When trying to give a proper Over/Under 2.5 football prediction ,I would say it will end up being OVER 2.5 match.
Will both teams score or not? Looking at the Besiktas‘s last 20 games, we see 10 ´both teams scored´ and 10 ´only one team/no score´. From LASK Linz‘s last 20 games 8 have seen both teams scoring and 12 only one/no score. Looking at the rank-based BTTS stats, Besiktas had 8 BTTS YES and 2 NO’s. For LASK Linz, we have seen 5 BTTS YES and 5 NO’s. There is a 75% chance of Besiktas scoring in this game, the percent for LASK Linz is 75% . Probability of conceding a goal is 65% for Besiktas and 60% for LASK Linz. Looking at the stats above, it will probably be Both Teams to Score-YES match.