Sarajevo and Celtic face at Stadion Bilino Polje, in a match for the Europa League (Play ‑ offs). In the last 3 years, there are only 2 direct matches between these two teams: one on 17‑07‑2019, which ended with Celtic's victory by (2‑1), and the most recent on 09‑07‑2019, which ended with Celtic's victory by (1‑3).
The home team comes to this stage of the Europa League (Play ‑ offs) after a home win by (2‑1) with Budućnost. Sarajevo won 7, drew 2 and lost 1 of their last 10 home matches for all competitions. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, as he has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, but his attack has scored regularly, as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 10 games. In their matches there is a tendency for goals, since 9 of the last 10 home matches have scored Over 1.5 goals and 7 of the last 10 have scored Over 2.5 goals.
Sarajevo reaches this tie after beating Buducnost 2-1: the team's goals were signed by Benjamin Tatar and Natthuas Fanimo. Now, in this decisive game against Celtic, mister Vinko Marinovic must favor defensive organization and counterattacks by the runners, however, in some moments he must have the initiative of the game: Dani Salcin is the brain of the team, being responsible for organizing and creating the offensive process. Out of this game is Amar Rahmanovic due to suspension.
The away team comes to this stage of the Europa League (Play ‑
offs) after having eliminated Riga, with a victory by (0‑1) away in the
previous round. The team arrives in this match after a home win against
Hibernian by (3‑0). In the last 10 away matches in all competitions,
Celtic won 5, drew 3 and lost 2. Their attack has scored with great
regularity, since they have always scored at least one goal in the last
10 games. There is a tendency for goals in their away matches, as 23 of
the last 27 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1,5 goals.
Celtic heads into this match with a 3-0 win against Hibernian, in a game counting for the Scottish Championship. In the previous Europa League round, the Scots won Riga 0-1. In this match against Sarajevo, coach Neil Lennon should draw his team in 3-5-2, privileging the maintenance of ball possession and attacks through the corridors. Albian Ajeti is one of the most dangerous players in this team, being very fast and strong in finishing. For this match the visiting coach cannot count on Michael Johnston due to physical problems.
FK Sarajevo haven't lost in any of their last 6 home matches.
Celtic Glasgow have lost none of their last 5 away matches.
Celtic Glasgow have a winning streak of 4 matches away from home.
Celtic Glasgow have a winning streak of 6 matches.
FK Sarajevo have a winning streak of 5 matches.
FK Sarajevo wins 1st half in 50% of their matches, Celtic Glasgow in 59% of their matches.
FK Sarajevo wins 50% of halftimes, Celtic Glasgow wins 59%.
The winner of their last meeting was Celtic Glasgow.
On their last meeting Celtic Glasgow won by 1 goals.
FK Sarajevo scores 2.44 goals when playing at home and Celtic Glasgow scores 2.11 goals when playing away (on average).
When FK Sarajevo leads 1-0 at home, they win in 85% of their matches.
When Celtic Glasgow leads 0-1 away, they win in 84% of their matches.
When FK Sarajevo is down 0-1 home, they win 50% of their matches.
When Celtic Glasgow is down 1-0 away, they win 37% of their matches.
Celtic Glasgow have scored at least one goal for 11 consecutive matches.
FK Sarajevo have scored at least one goal for 21 consecutive matches.