Match of the day: Eintracht Frankfurt-Barcelona, Marseille-PAOK
By cy.Reporter, 7 April, 2022
Eintracht Frankfurt-Barcelona, Europa League quarter-finals, 22:00, stadium: "Deutsche Bank"
‘Eintracht Frankfurt and Barcelona are competing for the first match of the quarterfinal phase of the Europa League. For their part, the Germans want the victory in order to preserve the score in their favor in view of the match at Camp Nou. For their part, "Blaugrana" are in excellent condition and are the favorite to qualify.
He is looking for victory
Eintracht Frankfurt are in the quarter-finals of the Europa League, but they have been in control since March 13, when they beat Bochum 2-1 in the Bundesliga. From that match, he counts four consecutive matches in which he draws. The goal of Eintracht Frankfurt is to bring a positive result, the ideal will be victory, however due to the situation in which Barcelona is, it is difficult for this to happen based on the image of both teams.
To show that he is a favorite
Barcelona has exactly the opposite results from those of Eidracht. Xavi's team counts four consecutive victories in all matches, while the last unsuccessful result was on March 10 when it had drawn at home with Galatasaray. For today's match, the favorite for the victory and for the qualification is Barcelona, although everyone in the team tries to keep a low profile.
Plus and minus
+ She is undefeated in its last five matches
-It may be undefeated but it has four consecutive draws.
+ It is in excellent shape
-The many and demanding games can bring fatigue
In its last five matches it has four consecutive draws and one win
In the last five matches, Barcelona has four wins and one draw
Less than 2.5 goals have been scored in four of the five matches against Eintracht Frankfurt
In all three of Eintracht's five matches, both teams have scored
In three of the five matches of Barcelona, more than 2.5 goals have been scored.
There is no prehistory between the two groups
He wants to return to victories
There are concerns in Eintracht Frankfurt, as the Germans have not celebrated victory in their last four games. Naturally, their weight is now focused on today's match, however, the continuous unsuccessful results, have created pressure to return to victories, even if the opponent is the formed Barcelona.
Rumours about Lewandowski
It is quite possible that Robert Lewandowski will wear the Barcelona jersey. According to Catalan media, the Polish striker's agent is in constant contact with the Catalan club and as you leak, the Polish striker wants a closed three-year contract. The Polish striker will change team and leave Bayern, only if he is given a closed three-year contract.
Eintracht Frankfurt 3-4-3: Trapp, Tuta, Hinterger, Ediga, Jakic, So, Knauf, Kostic, Bore, Kamanda, Lindstrμm
Barcelona 4-3-3: Ter Stegen, Alba, Garcia, Pique, Araούjo, Busquets, Pedri, De Jong, Obamayang, Dembele
Marseille-PAOK, quarterfinals of the Conference League, stadium: "Velontrom", 22:00
Marseille and PAOK face in the quarterfinals of the Conference League, with the French being the favorite to qualify for the semifinals of the tournament and the guests wanting to make the surprise and with a positive result to try to qualify at home.
With the best psychology for victory
With the best possible psychology, Marseille will line up in tonight's match. The Marseilles come from an away victory with 4-2 against St. Etienne for the championship and the consecutive victories in all the tournaments make it a favorite for the victory and for the qualification in the specific pair.
He wants the surprise
PAOK is ready to make the surprise. Razvan Lucescu's team traveled to Marseille with the goal of a positive result. PAOK may have lost to Panathinaikos on Alexandras Avenue 2-1 for the playoffs of the Greek championship, however, the second place in the Super League is not in danger from anyone. For some time now, the course in the Conference has been the first goal of the team.
Plus and minus
+ The picture in the last games is extremely encouraging.
-In the last five matches she has conceded in all.
+ For quite some time now, everyone has been preparing for this match and they are focused on the goal of the Conference
-In three of his five away matches in the Conference, he has seen his home violated
In the last five matches, only victories count
In the last five matches he has one defeat and four victories
Both teams have scored in the last five matches of Marseille
In three of the last five matches of PAOK, only one team has scored
In two of the last five matches of PAOK, more than 2.5 goals have been scored
There is no prehistory
El Kaddouri: "Marseille is great"
Omar El Kaddouri also spoke about the match against Marseille, emphasizing: "Marseille is a great team but nothing is impossible. We can trouble Marseille even in the match in France. Of course, the regulation of the away goal is missing now, but I never liked where it was ".
Lucescu: "We want to go as far as possible"
Rasvan Lucescu spoke about today's match and stressed: "It is a great event, I can not compare with other great moments in the past in PAOK the possible qualification to 4. It is nice that we are here we have enthusiasm, and great desire to go as far as possible we can".
Marseille 4-2-3-1: Madanda, Lirola, Saliba, Chaleta-Tsar, Kolasinac, Weig, Gentuzi, Uder, Gerson Paget, Dieng
PAOK 4-2-3-1: Paschalakis, Liratzis, Ingason, Crespo, Vierinia, Tsigaras, Kurtic, Zivkovic, Douglas, Sindley, Akpom