Salzburg – Villarreal : Preview & Prediction
Round of 16 first leg of the Europa League!
Red Bull Salzburg are first in the Austrian championship and still face strong competition from Raid Vienna this year. Third in their Champions League group behind Atletico and Bayern, the Austrian club will not be unworthy but faced stiff competition.
Villarreal, 6th in Liga this season, has had a good season but struggles to turn their draws into victories. With 12 draws already in 23 days, more will have to be done to gain places in the standings. In Europa, the yellow submarine easily finished first with 5 wins and 1 draw.
Red Bull Salzburg are 4th (out of 12) at home in the Austrian championship this season with 6 wins and 2 losses.
Salzburg have scored 28 goals and conceded 10 in 8 home league games this year.
Villarreal is 7th (out of 20) in La Liga away this season with 3 wins, 6 draws and 2 losses.
Villarreal has scored 12 goals and conceded 12 in 11 away league games this year.
One of the best posters of the Round of 16, between two playing teams who will not close the game. Both teams score!
Salzburg – Villarreal : Betting Tips
Salzburg – Win Odds: 2.25
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70