2017/2018 champions of the Polish Ekstraklasa league, Legia( with 70 points) will clash with 2nd position team in the ongoing Ireland League, Cork City (57 points), in the return leg of their UEFA Championship match.
LAST 10 MATCHES ANALYSIS
- Last Match – Legia were able to snatch the only goal of the match in Ireland when these two met last week. Match ended (0-1) in favour of Legia
- National League matches – Until recently, Cork city have performed excellently in the ongoing Irish league. However their form dropped and this was more emphasized with their loss to Legia at home, where they usually should be strong.
- Pre season Matches – Legia have been involved in a series of friendlies, and have been unbeaten, winning teams like Viitorul constanta. They are a disciplined side, that can keep things tight at the back.
HEAD TO HEAD
Last weeks match was their first meeting. Legia won at Irealdn (0-1)
WHY LEGIA WILL WIN
Legia were able to win and get a very important away goal last week. They will want to qualitfy as this gives them an advantage. With Their opponent, also a strong side too, they would be defensive minded to protect their advantage. We see a low scoring game here.
WHY CORK CITY WILL WIN
They were narrowly beaten. With the ongoing league action keeping them inform, they will want to override their deficit and quickly score an away goal here too.
FINAL PREDICITON – Under 2.5 Goals.