The Croatian champion and silver medalist of the championship of Portugal will meet in the 1/8 LE. In the first match Benfica will welcome the visit of Dinamo Zagreb. So what is the outcome of their personal battle? Official bookmakers offer to win each of the teams is almost equal odds (quite a bit ahead of the hosts). So who do you put in a duel that promises to be difficult? All in good time.
The team of Nenad Belitsa is almost guaranteed the defense of the title in Croatia. Still, its major competitors in the face of Rijeka and Hajduk are too relaxed and behind an obscene number of points. So we can safely focus on the international arena.
In the 1/16 of the Europa League Zagreb, who in the fall won their group, which also Fenerbahce, Anderlecht and Spartak Tr, dealt with the Czech Victoria. Away Dynamo lost with the score 2:1, but the house confidently outplayed the guests with the score 3:0. But if the forces of Croats vis-a-vis the following?
In Primaire Vice-champion of Portugal could fight for the title for several seasons in a row. But now the charges Bruno Lage there is a real chance of gold. After twenty-three matches Benfica by just one point adrift of leaders Porto. But this does not mean that the Eagles will be to merge the Europa League for winning the championship. Although it is recognized that Galatasaray in the last round of the playoffs they passed with great difficulty. But that was more down to a strong opponent than a lack of Benfica.
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Both teams can Express themselves or miserably fail. Everything will depend on luck and match coaching vision of the game. But our forecast is still on the side of the hotel – N2. Although Dynamo and feels good the family stands.