Will the LASK reach the Champions League group stage for the first time? Find out the answer in our betting prediction below!
The dream is within reach. After the surprising progress against FC Basel separate the Lask only two games from the first-time entry into the group stage of the Champions League. Linz had to cope with the departure of long-time success coach Oliver Glasner before the season.
Lask vs Bruges Soccer Betting Prediction
As a successor was unfortunately obliged Valerien Ismael, who so far as a coach can show no great successes. But the start under the former football pro was fine. After six league wins in a row, there was the first draw on Saturday in the league against WSG Tirol.
Opponent of the athletics sports club in the first leg in Linz on Tuesday evening is the Club Bruges KV. Brugge prevailed in the last qualifying round against Dynamo Kiev and wants to move in as the first Belgian runner-up in the group stage of the premier class. As for the progress, the guests, who are peppered with three Belgian internationals, before the duel Lask vs. Bruges according to the odds the favorites.
But even the FC Basel failed as a favorite at Lask. The betting base trusts the Linzern another surprise and sets in the game Lask vs Bruges her tip on “victory Lask”. Try our ⭐️ Paid Tips from expert tipster – Bet on football matches with high win probability!
Lask – Statistics & Current Form
The athletics sports club in Linz was able to avert bankruptcy just six years ago. At that time the club played in the third Austrian league. Under coach Oliver Glasner, who took over the Linzer for the 2015/16 season, the upswing began. As champions of the second league season 2016/17, the Upper Austrians returned to the Bundesliga.
In the first year in the first league Glasner led the ASK directly to the vice champion title. Thus, Linz is allowed to compete in the CL qualifier this year. Following the change from successful trainer Glasner to Wolfsburg, successor Valerien Ismael is now seamlessly linked to the work of his predecessor.
“I can only compliment the team. It was a really good game. The team has proven morale, played great football and combined great. Overall I am very satisfied. To stand with 10 points after 4 matchdays – you can be very satisfied. ” – Valery Ismael
From the first three league games, the black and white drew nine points and remained clean sheet. Also in the Cup, the team reached with a 6: 2 at Union Vöcklamarkt sovereign the next round. In addition, there are two victories in the Champions League qualification against FC Basel.
The first leg at FCB won the Austrian vice champion 2-1 and then moved with a 3-1 victory in the second leg at home in the playoffs. On Saturday, the Lask went for the first time after six competitive wins in a row as the winner of the field. Against newly promoted WSG Tirol it was enough in the league at home only to a 1: 1.
But coach Ishmael had spared his regulars for the premier class and rebuilt the starting eleven on eight positions. Until the 81st minute, the B-Elf of Linzer was 0: 1 behind before Wiesinger met to draw. Linz had actually had the game under control even without many regular players, only in the game forward miss the effectiveness. In the Austrian Bundesliga, the ASK remains with ten points first pursuer of defending champion Salzburg. The gap to the champion is currently two meters. Against Bruges missing Christian Ramsebner, Dominik Reiter and In-Pyo Oh.
Probable team of Lask:
↳ Schlager – Wiesinger, Trauner, Pogatetz – Ranftl, Holland, Michorl, Renner – Goiginger, Klauss, Tetteh
Last matches from Lask:
⚽️ 17.08.2019 – Lask Vs. WSG Tyrol 1: 1 (Bundesliga)
⚽️ 13.08.2019 – Lask Vs. FC Basel 3: 1 (Champions League)
⚽️ 10.08.2019 – Admira Vs. Lask 0: 1 (Bundesliga)
⚽️ 07.08.2019 – FC Basel vs. Lask 1: 2 (Champions League)
⚽️ 03.08.2019 – Austria Vienna Vs. Lask 0: 3 (Bundesliga)
Bruges – Statistics & Current Form
Club Brugge is number two behind RSC Anderlecht with 15 league titles in Belgium. In the last season, Bruges had to give the KRC Genk the lead and settle for second place. Bruges wants to attack again this season. For Genk they read off the master coach Philippe Clement. In addition, goalkeepers Simon Mignolet from Liverpool and Marvelous Nakamba from Aston Villa. With player sales, however, the club took almost 60 million euros.
“I honestly admit that I know Basel better than Linz. Anyway, in the last qualifying round you only meet opponents who exploit every mistake. So we have to call on our best performance to be the first Belgian club to run as a runner-up in the group stage. But I think we will make it. ” – Philippe Clement
The plan seems to be working out in the Belgian league. After four games, the club leads the table with ten points. On Friday, however, there was the 0-0 home win against KAS Eupen the first point loss. Against the well defending guests the KV hardly came to scoring chances. Unlike Linz sent Clement in the championship game almost his best team on the field.
It was particularly dramatic in the previous round of the Champions League qualification. Brugge had won the first leg at home to Kiev 1-0. But after five minutes of the second leg, the Ukrainians had draw the result from the first duel. In the end, the Belgian runner-up handed a 3: 3 for entry into the playoffs.
The club could move into the CL group stage for the third time in four seasons with a progress against Linz. Away, the Belgians are having a hard time. Bruges won only one of the last twelve away games in the Champions League. There were eight defeats.
In this balance falls before the duel Lask vs Bruges a prediction on a victory of the guests difficult. New signing Percy Tau missed the first leg in Linz after his yellow-red card in the match against Kiev. Due to injury, Simon Deli is missing.
Probable team of Bruges:
↳ Mignolet – Clinton, Mechele, Mitrovic, Sobol – Vormer, Rits, Vanaken – Okereke, Dennis, Openda
Last matches from Bruges:
⚽️ 16.08.2019 – FC Bruges vs KAS Eupen 0: 0 (First Division A)
⚽️ 13.08.2019 – Dynamo Kiev vs. FC Bruges 3: 3 (Champions League)
⚽️ 10.08.2019 – Oostende vs. FC Bruges 0: 2 (First Division A)
⚽️ 06.08.2019 – FC Bruges vs Dynamo Kiev 1: 0 (Champions League)
⚽️ 02.08.2019 – FC Bruges vs VV St. Truiden 6: 0 (First Division A)
Lask vs Bruges Direct Comparison & Statistics Highlights
Both teams meet for the first time on Tuesday. Overall, however, Brugge played eleven times against Austrian clubs. The record is four wins, two draws and five defeats. In March 2019 there was the last duel with a team from Austria. In the sixteenth finals, the Belgians retired after a 2-1 home win and a 0: 4 in the second leg against RB Salzburg from the Europa League.
⭐️ Lask vs Bruges Betting odds & other interesting bets and odds:
As an alternative, in our opinion, in the game Lask vs Bruges offer a prediction on the tip “both teams to score“. Linz has been without a clean sheet in the last nine home games only three times. Brugge, meanwhile, are always good for a goal away from home and have scored at least one goal in their ten ten-toed matches.
Prediction of the Day: Over 2.5 goals
Prediction of the Day: Under 2.5 goals
Prediction Today: Both teams to score/ YES
Prediction Today: Both teams to score/NO
Lask vs Bruges Best Betting Prediction Explained Provided by Pickssoccer Tipsters
In the home game against Bruges want to submit the athletes and lay the foundation for the historic move into the group stage of the premier class. After progressing to Basel, the Linzer go into the duel with a broad chest and believe in their chance. Should the Linz ASK miss the group stage, the club would fall relatively soft. In case of a departure, there would still be a bonus of five million euros and a secure ticket for the group stage of the Europa League.
Both teams have started well into the new season. Lask coach Ismael continues successfully on the proven 3-4-3 system by Oliver Glasner, which he has inoculated the team. Bruges was especially vulnerable to Kiev on the right side. The second leg will take place on 28th August at the Jan Breydel Stadium in Bruges.
Key Facts – Lask vs Bruges tips
⭐️ Linz has not suffered defeat for nine competitive games
⭐️ Bruges has been unbeaten in seven competitive matches
⭐️ The club has played eleven times against ÖFB clubs
On Tuesday, the “Game of Games” is rising for Linz. Bruges certainly has the higher footballing quality. The current squad is well worth 100 million euros, five times the Lask. But already Basel underestimated the Linzer and had big problems against the 3-4-3 system. In the role of the outsider, the Linzer ASK feels comfortable. In addition, the home strength speaks for the Upper Austrians.
In the last league season Linz suffered only two home defeats. We believe that the Lask with a home win can lay a good basis for the second leg and thus set in the duel Lask vs Bruges our tip on “victory Lask”. Three units are a reasonable bet.