Fenerbahce vs HJK Helsinki prediction on August 19, 2021. Fenerbahce is playing at home at Sukru Saracoglu Stadium in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League Playoff round 2021/22. The goal of coach Vitor Pereira’s team is to get themselves a victory to get an advantage for the march to Finland. Fenerbahce is in a pretty high form with a series of 9 consecutive unbeaten matches in all competitions.
The representative Fenerbahce from Turkey had a quite successful season when taking 3rd place overall in the domestic tournament. The team’s best performance in recent years has passed the group stage of the UEFA Europa League 2018/19 and progressed to the round of 16. Fenerbahce is in pretty good form before coming to this round when in the last 10 matches in all competitions they have got 7 wins, 2 draws, and 3 defeats.
HJK Helsinki Overview
The Finnish representative HJK Helsinki had an extremely successful season when they won the domestic championship and got the only ticket to the UEFA Champions League qualifying round. But they had to stop early when in the 2nd qualifying rounds. They had to receive a total defeat of 4-3 after 2 matches against Malmo FF and fell down to play in this tournament. In the previous round with only one FC Neftci Baku, they easily got themselves a victory with a total score of 5-3 to enter the Playoff round.
Asian Bet – Fenerbahce vs HJK Helsinki prediction
Fenerbahce’s home form is really excellent with 7 wins and 9 consecutive unbeaten matches, a scoring rate of 2.4 goals per game. Including impressive victories at home 4-1 against Kasimpasa or 3-2 against Greuther Furth. The home-field advantage, confidence, and class have been confirmed, the victory difference for Fenerbahce is undisputed.
Fenerbahce vs HJK Helsinki Prediction: Choose Fenerbahce -1.5
European odds greatly appreciate the possibility of the host winning. This choice is not in dispute when they proved to be superior in both form and quality of the squad. Helsinki is hard to avoid the force of disobedience to current people.
Choose Fenerbahce (FT)
Over/Under Bet – Fenerbahce vs HJK Helsinki prediction
HJK Helsinki has no rivals in the Finnish league and has played very well in the European Cup qualifiers this season. In the past 6 matches, the strikers have shot 15 times but also received 7 goals, an average of 3.5 goals per game.
Including an unfortunate 3-4 defeat to Malmo in the Champions League qualifying round. The offensive play is extremely dedicated, but the weakness in the downline cannot be denied. It was evident in the two trips that Helsinki had a good game but only got a 2-2 draw with Neftci and a 1-2 defeat at Malmo’s field.
Fenerbahce vs HJK Helsinki Prediction: Choose Over 2.75
Fenerbahce: Bayindi, Kadioglu, Kahveci, Tisserand, Szalai, Novak, Samuel, Zajc, Dias, Ozil, Samatta.
HJK Helsinki: Tannander, Lingman, Browne, Murillo, O’Shaughnessy, Tenho, Moren, Saksela, Jair, Valencic, Riski.