Legia Warszawa and Qarabağ face at Stadion Miejski Legii Warszawa im. Marszałka Józefa Piłsudskiego, in a match for the Europa League (Play ‑ offs). These two teams have never faced each other before, so this will be their first direct encounter. It is necessary to analyze with special attention the home / away condition, as Legia Warszawa presents different results at home and away.
The home team comes to this stage of the Europa League (Play ‑ offs) after a home win by (2‑0) with Drita. This is a team that, curiously, has been stronger away than at home, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses as a visitor; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 home matches Legia Warszawa has recorded 5 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses. His attack has scored regularly, since he managed to score in 8 of the last 10 games. In 15 matches, he has never managed to turn the score around in the 7 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 15 home matches for all competitions there are 1 periods that stand out: they have conceded 5 of their 13 goals between minutes (46' ‑ 60 ').
Legia de Warsaw enters this game with a 2-0 triumph, receiving Drita, advancing to the next phase of the Europa League: the goals of the team were signed by Pawel Wszolek and Tomas Pekhart. Coach Czeslaw Michniewicz usually plays in a traditional 4-3-3, where the three most advanced players are Joel Valencia, Pawel Wszolek and Tomas Pekhart. The brain of the Warsaw Legia is midfielder Bartosz Slisz, the player responsible for defining and conducting his team's attacks. For this match the home coach cannot count on Nagy and Sanogo, both with physical problems.
The visiting team makes its debut in this edition of the Europa
League with the intention of achieving a positive result and surprising
the home team. This is a team that is little affected by the home
factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in
the last 30 games it registers 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses as a
visitor, with a total of 23 goals scored and 18 conceded. At home, he
won 7 wins, 7 draws and 1 loss, with a total of 20 goals scored and 9
conceded. In their last match, for the Premyer Liqa, they drew with
Sumqayıt by (2‑2). In the last 10 away matches Qarabağ won 5, drew 3 and
lost 2. The defense has been in good shape and has only conceded goals
in 3 of the last 10 games, and their attack has scored regularly, since
they managed to score in 7 of the last 10 games.
Qarabağ enters this match with a draw, in 2x2, against Sumqayit, in a game counting for the Championship of Azerbaijan. Note that the visitors reach this stage of the Europa League after the elimination of the Champions League: they lost on penalties against Molde. In this away game, coach Qurban Qurbanov must prioritize defensive organization and counterattacks by the runners. The greatest quality of the visiting team lies in its ability to conduct its offensive attacks through rapid transitions. The visiting coach can count on all his players.
Qarabag FK haven't won in their last 4 games.
Qarabag FK have lost none of their last 7 away matches.
Legia Warszawa wins 1st half in 41% of their matches, Qarabag FK in 39% of their matches.
Legia Warszawa wins 41% of halftimes, Qarabag FK wins 39%.
Legia Warszawa's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Qarabag FK's.
Legia Warszawa scores 2.47 goals when playing at home and Qarabag FK scores 1.69 goals when playing away (on average).
When Legia Warszawa leads 1-0 at home, they win in 90% of their matches.
When Qarabag FK leads 0-1 away, they win in 75% of their matches.
When Legia Warszawa is down 0-1 home, they win 37% of their matches.
When Qarabag FK is down 1-0 away, they win 0% of their matches.