Braga vs Monaco: prediction for the Europa League match
Braga earned a second place in the Europa League group stage and secured a play-off spot. In the first round club faced a tricky opponent - Sheriff. Tiraspol club won the first leg, but in the second one The Minho Warriors clinched a crucial 3:0 victory.
The Archbishops have 13 victories and seven draws, delivering 46 points and a 4th spot in the Primeira Liga standings. Team has the fourth offensive record in the league with 41 goals. In the latest round hosts drew to Boavista (1:1).
Sequeira, Fernandes, Lucas Mineira and Gorby won't feature in the upcoming match.
Monaco put up a great performance in the Europa League group stage and secured a 1st spot in there. Team earned three victories and and three draws at that stage, delivering 12 points. Club managed to beat Real Sociedad and PSV to the first place.
After 27 rounds of Ligue 1 The Red-Whites have 11 victories and eight draws, delivering 41 points and an 8th spot in the standings. Team's defensive line is good, but there are some problems with converting chances on the offense. In the latest match Philippe Clement's men recorded an away victory over Marseille (1:0).
Diatta, Maripan, Fabregas and Fofana won't feature in the upcoming match.
Braga won 3 of 4 latest home matches
In four latest home games club scored three goals after the half-time
This bet played in three of six latest away matches of Monaco
Teams are pretty even right now, we are expecting a cautious defensive performance, because any mistake can lead to terrible circumstances. We are unlikely to see a bunch of goal opportunities today.
Our prediction - total under 2,5 goals
We believe that both teams are extremely motivated to get into the Europa League quarter-final. Both teams will try to get the victory, but we offer to place a bet on a draw, this result will give both opponents a chance in the second leg. The only head-to-head game between the clubs also ended in a draw.
Our second bet is on a draw