On Tuesday, 23 July, Viktoria Plzen receives Olympiakos for the first leg of the second qualifying round for the next Champions League. Both teams will want to win to take an option for the third round.
Plzen vs Olympiakos Piraeus Soccer Prediction of the Day
The Victoria Plzen qualified for these preliminary rounds by finishing 2nd in the Czech Republic last season, 5 points behind Slavia Prague. Author of a good preparation phase during which he won 5 of his 7 games, the club started very well by winning the Sigma Olomouc (3-1). Before this meeting, he must go to the Slovan Liberec lawn.
Opposite, Olympiakos also finished in 2nd place of its national championship behind PAOK Thessaloniki. For the Piraeus players, the preparation was coherent if not flamboyant. Mathieu Valbuena’s partners have not lost a single match but have won only 2 wins for 4 draws. They remain even on two parity scores against Dynamo Kiev (1-1) and Hamburg (1-1) before facing Nottingham Forest Tuesday, July 16th.
The staff for Plzen vs Olympiakos Piraeus
For Plzen, most players are unknown to the general public. Even Frenchman Jean-David Beauguel has never played in France despite his 15 goals in the league last year. With his attacking partner Michael Krmencik, they form a powerful attack duo.
On the Olympiakos side, Mathieu Valbuena has just arrived from Fenerbahce. Algerian international Hillel Soudani and former Caennais Youssel El Arabi scored 76 goals in 60 league games in Qatar. These 3 recruits will be responsible for forgetting Egyption Koka, gone to Sporting Braga.
Soccer Prediction Explained Plzen vs Olympiakos Piraeus
No doubt superior on paper, the Olympiakos could establish its domination of entered by imposing itself with Plzen.
Prediction Today: Draw or victory of Olympiakos