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FC Basel 1893 are set to play against Eintracht Frankfurt in Thursday’s upcoming Europa League clash.
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FC Basel 1893
FC Basel 1893 head into this game following a 0-0 Super League drawn match vs FC Luzern.
Fixtures involving FC Basel 1893 have usually been engaging ones recently with high scoring being the norm. Over their past half dozen clashes, a grand total of 21 goals have gone in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 15 of these accredited to Bebbi.
Eintracht Frankfurt come into this match after a 3-2 Bundesliga win to beat SC Paderborn 07 in their last match.
In that match, Eintracht Frankfurt managed 61% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. For Eintracht Frankfurt, the goals were scored by Sebastian Rode (9'), André Silva (32') and Bas Dost (52'). SC Paderborn 07 got 17 shots on goal with 5 on target. Mohamed Dräger (55') and Sven Michel (75') scored for SC Paderborn 07.
Demonstrating their bias toward productive encounters, the back of the net has been hit 20 times in the previous 6 games in which Eintracht Frankfurt have sent out their troops, making it an average of 3.33 goals per clash. Their opponents have managed 9 from this total. Let’s see whether or not that trend can be continued on here.
Team News: FC Basel 1893
Luca Zuffi (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Ramires (Unknown Injury), Jonas Omlin (Hamstring Injury) and Afimico Pululu (Unknown Injury) aren’t available for Basel boss Marcel Koller.
Team News: Eintracht Frankfurt
Thanks to a mainly healthy group of players, there is only a single fitness problem for the Eintracht Frankfurt gaffer Adi Hütter to be concerned with. Yannick Brugger (Ligament Injury) won’t be in action. Djibril Sow will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
We’ve got the feeling that Eintracht Frankfurt will likely create enough chances to find the net against this FC Basel 1893 team, however that probably shouldn’t be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re expecting a 2-1 win for FC Basel 1893 at the end of the match. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Basel 1893
Stadium: St. Jakob-Park (37,994)
Captain: Valentin Stocker
Chairman: Bernhard Burgener
Manager: Marcel Koller
Competitions: Super League position 3, Coupe de Suisse (Quarter-finals), Europa League (Round of 16)
🔑 Star Player: Arthur Cabral
Generally deployed in the Striker position, Arthur Cabral was born in Campina Grande, Brazil. After having made a senior debut playing for Ceará in the 2018 season, the dangerous Forward has scored a sum of 14 league goals in this Super League 2019 - 2020 campaign so far from a total of 25 appearances.