AZ Alkmaar – Antwerp : Preview & Prediction
The challenge between the Dutch side of AZ Alkmaar and the Belgians of Antwerp has the taste of derby, who will face the first leg of the Europa League playoffs scheduled at De Grolsch Veste in Enschede. Technician Andreas Alm’s AZ Alkmaar overcame the Swedes of the Häcken and the Ukrainians of the Illychivets Mariupol, while the Belgian team led by Romanian Laszlo Bölöni managed to eliminate the Czechs from the Viktoria Plzen and made it to the extra of the return race. It will not be easy for Antwerp to score to a team that so far has not yet scored a goal between the league and the cup in 7 official matches played this season.
AZ Alkmaar scored 4 wins and 3 draws in the 7 games played in the season between Eredivisie and Europa League.
AZ Alkmaar have not even conceded a goal in the first 7 official games of this season.
The AZ Alkmaar boasts an unbeaten run of 5 matches in the Europa League.
In the first 3 away games of the season between the championship and cups, Antwerp has always conceded goals.
We are focusing on the home team in this challenge. The goalkeeper Marco Bizot has not yet collected a single ball in his door and this is an added value against an Antwerp who lost the last 2 away matches between the league and the cup.
AZ Alkmaar – Antwerp : Betting Tips
AZ Alkmaar – Win Odds: 1.75
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70