Linfield – Rosenborg : Preview & Prediction
At Windsor Park in Belfast, the first match in the Champions League 2019/2020 of Northern Ireland’s Rosenborg” rel=”noopener” target=”_blank”>Linfield and Norway’s Rosenborg opposed in the first qualifying round of the most prestigious cup is played. In the past season Linfield did not take part in the European cups and the team coached by David Healy arrives at this appointment after three defeats in a friendly, the last one 4-2 against the Scots of St. Johnstone. Rosenborg is in full swing as the Tippeligaen is in progress: Eirik Horneland’s team is only sixth in the league and in the last round won 2-3 on the Ranheim field. In the past season the Trondheim club arrived in the second Champions League first round before being relegated to the Europa League where it stopped in the group stage.
There are 4 precedents between Linfield and Rosenborg, with 2 Norwegian wins and 2 draws.
In the previous 4 there have always been a total of less than 3 goals per game and the two games played at Windsor Park have always ended in a draw: 1-1 in the 1986/1987 Champions Cup and 0-0 in the 2010/2011 Champions League.
Linfield has a tally of 1 win, 6 draws and 5 defeats against Norwegian teams.
Rosenborg has a budget of 6 wins and 2 draws against Northern Irish teams.
Rosenborg largely favored according to the odds of the bookmakers who see a win by Eirik Horneland highly probable. It would be the first time at the home of Linfield against whom he drew twice in the past.
Linfield – Rosenborg : Betting Tips
Rosenborg – Win Odds: 1.50
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70