Europa League Match Preview: Eintracht Frankfurt vs Lazio

Frankfurt opened up their Europa League campaign with an away victory over last season’s finalists, Marseille. The German side also won 4-1 against Hannover at the weekend.

Lazio slipped to a 3-1 defeat in the Rome derby at the weekend, ending their five-game winning streak. The Serie A side overcame Apollon Limassol 2-1 in GW1 of the UEL.

Frankfurt hasn’t won successive matches this season but Lazio has conceded in each of their last four. This could prove a thoroughly entertaining match. Latest Odds are available on Site

Team News

Eintracht Frankfurt- Jetro Willems is suspended for Frankfurt after being sent off against Marseille in their Europa League opener. Simon Falette is tipped to deputise.

Frankfurt are expected to be missing up to eight players in total, owing to suspension and injuries.

Sebastien Haller was brought off with 30 minutes remaining at the weekend to save his legs for this match.

Lazio- Jordan Lukaku and Stefan Radu are sidelined for Lazio ahead of their trip to Germany to face Frankfurt on Thursday.

Silvio Proto started in goal for Lazio’s Europa League opener and will hope to continue between the sticks here, giving first choice shot-stopper, Thomas Strakosha, a night off.

Match Facts

Eintracht Frankfurt has scored at least 2 goals in 11 of their last 12 matches in UEFA Europa League.

Eintracht Frankfurt are undefeated in 13 of their last 14 matches (UEFA Europa League).

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in 5 of Lazio’s last 6 UEFA Europa League games.

There have been over 2.5 goals scored in Eintracht Frankfurt’s last 3 games in UEFA Europa League.

Lazio has scored at least 2 goals in 5 of their last 6 matches (UEFA Europa League).

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As at the time this post Eintracht Frankfurt has 2.36 odd to win the match on NaijaBet while Lazio has 3.06 odd to win the match, the odd to draw the match is 3.42.

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