Bronze medalist of the championship of Portugal is preparing to meet with a representative of La Liga. Who will get a ticket to one eighth LE: sporting or Villareal? According to major bookmakers, both teams are able to snatch victory in both matches. But who will be celebrating after the first half of their February confrontation?
The third team in Portugal is unlikely to be hooked for medals in this season Primary. Too many points wards Marcela Keyser lost over the past twenty rounds. Now sporting settled in fourth place, behind leader Port eleven, and reaching the third Braga seven points.
In LES, the Portuguese showed their good side, scoring in the fall with four wins, one draw and one loss. Thirteen points – an impressive result. However, among the opponents were lowly Vorskla, and Karabakh. So against serious opponents sporting can feel completely different.
"Yellow submarine" finished in last season's La Liga in fifth place. Now, after twenty-one round of the current season of the championship Spain Villarreal is on the penultimate place and is unlikely to avoid relegation in. It remains only to gather strength and make a noise in Europe. And to do this the team of Luis Garcia Plaza's grasp.
Still for the current period of time the Portuguese team is much stronger than his opponent. And to play in the first match. Our forecast – a victory of sporting.
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