Din. Minsk – Zenit Petersburg : Preview & Prediction
After a last delicate season, Zénith Saint-Petersburg returns to European competitions. Having finished fifth in the Russian league last season, Branislav Ivanovic’s teammates must do much better this year. The Russian club started very well with two wins in as many matches. Sergei Semak’s men are now starting their campaign in the Europa League. For this, Zénith St. Petersburg is opposed to Dinamo Minsk on behalf of the third qualifying round of the Europa League. Great favorite on paper, the Russian team will play the first leg away. They will try to take a step towards the next turn. Especially since the Dinamo Minsk seems largely within reach of Zenith St. Petersburg. Currently second in its league, the Belarusian club has had some difficulties to qualify. Despite an easy second round against Dunajska Streda, Dinamo Minsk shook their head against Derry City in the first round. By bowing to their turf (2-1), Belarusians have been able to take advantage of their lead in the first leg (2-0) to avoid being eliminated.
Zénith Saint-Petersburg has just won its first two league games.
During the preparation phase, the Russian club recorded four successes and one draw.
The Zenith Saint-Petersburg is largely favored by this confrontation.
In the first round of the qualifiers, Dinamo Minsk lost on the pitch against Derry City (2-1).
The team coached by Sergei Semak will try to take cover in the first leg.
It is certain that the Zenith St. Petersburg shares a significant advantage on paper. Accustomed to European competitions, the Russian club should have no trouble qualifying for the next round. For that, the teammates of Artem Dzyuba could succeed to win in Belarus.
Din. Minsk – Zenit Petersburg : Betting Tips
Din. Minsk – Win Odds: 2.50
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70