Zenit hosts Molde in a first game from the Europa League playoffs.
Here are our vip soccer bets for this match in the beautiful city of Sankt-Peterburg.
Zenit qualified for the Europa League playoffs after a heroic performance against the Belarusian Dinamo Minsk. After losing the first match in Minsk with 0-4, nobody thought that Zenit could actually qualify for the next round. But they did. The Russian team won the second leg with 8-1 after extra time and did the impossible. And it’s even more impressive that they did it after a red card, which one of their players recieved during the game.
After proving that nothing is impossible in football, now Zenit would want to avoid such drama against Molde. They are favourites against the Norwegian team, but what happened against Dinamo in the first leg shall be a huge warning for them.
In the Russian Premier League Zenit are leading the standings with a perfect record of 4 wins from 4 games played. In their last match they crushed Ural with 4-1 at home.
Molde reached the playoffs of Europa League after eliminating the Scottish Hibernian in the previous round. The first game in Scotland ended with a 0-0 draw, but in the second leg Molde were more than convincing – 3-0. Erling Haland scored two goals for the Scandinavians, while Fredrik Aursnes added one more.
Meanwhile in the Norwegian Eliteserien Molde are 4th after 19 rounds played. They are currently trailing on 8 points behind the leader Brann. In their last game Molde suffered a 1-3 defeat during the visit to Stabaek. Eirik Helstad scored a goal for the visiting team, but it was not enough.
These are our vip soccer bets for the Europa League playoff game between Zenit and Molde.