Brest – Shakhtyor Soligorsk : Preview & Prediction
Dinamo Brest won the Belarusian Cup in the 2017 and 2018 editions. The first time they defeated Shakhytor in the final: therefore, in the next race, the duel between these two teams renewing their place in the final is renewed. the 2020 edition of the competition. Dinamo Brest is the reigning champion of the Belarusian championship, although this year the season started quietly with tenth place in the standings and one victory between a draw and a defeat after only three days. Reaching this cup semifinal was a real feat: the round of 32 did not pass very easily, given that they had to overturn the initial 1-0 that lasted even an hour against FC Minsk, to then win the meeting with a peremptory 3-1. The quarterfinals were a double confrontation played on the nerves, given that the qualification came only on penalties against Isloch Minsk, beaten 5-3 after two games ended on 0-0. These games have also highlighted an important aspect, namely how much Dinamo Brest has difficulty in scoring. There are only three goals scored in the last five games …
The Shakhytor, for its part, is enjoying a start to the season without too many hitches and is the current holder of the trophy. The guests reached four of the last six finals, winning two. For this edition, Shakhytor beat Lokomotiv Gomel, second division team, 2-1. In the quarterfinals they dominated Zhodino with two wins, taking home a 3-0 overall as a final result. Shakhytor is currently in eighth place in the league, although the results obtained are the same as Dinamo Brest: a win, a draw and a defeat. Their last six games have had less than 2.5 goals, including a 2-0 defeat by Brest in the Super Cup.
Dinamo Brest have scored only three goals in their last five games.
Shakhytor’s last six games have scored less than 2.5 goals.
Dinamo Brest’s last two cup games both ended without a goal.
Historically, both clubs have some pride in the Belarusian Cup, especially in recent years. Shakhtyor is currently the cup holder and will try to take a good lead in this first leg. Neither team will go too far in this first race, to play it all in the second leg. The Under 2.5 is synonymous with prudence, like that which will be sought in this challenge.
Brest – Shakhtyor Soligorsk : Betting Tips
Brest – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70