With the clash practically set, Estonia’s Kalju and Scotland’s Celtic meet on Tuesday, July 30, in the return round of the third qualifying round that will define the last teams to qualify for the 2019 / 2020 of the Champions League. The match will be held at Le Coq Arena in Tallinn. The start is scheduled for 14h (Brasilia time).
The Scots took advantage of the field command and their technical advantage by applying a 5-0 rout in the first leg. This allows them the comfortable situation of reaching the next stage in case of success, a draw or a defeat by up to four goals difference. If they score at least one goal, even a five-goal disadvantage will put them in the next stage, in which a new draw will define the confrontations. For home owners, the only hope is a margin rout of six or more goals to reverse the situation.
The knockout phase of the 2019/2020 edition of the Champions League is on its third step. They were left behind in the preliminary stage, in which of the four teams they played survived Kosovo’s KF Feronikeli. In the second stage, 32 teams were divided into 16 keys of two.The winners moved to the current stage, which counts 24 teams as it embraces eight pre-ranked teams.
Kalju have even had an unexpected turn in the second round of the 2019/2020 Champions League qualifying round. At home against Shkendija of Northern Macedonia, they lost 1-0. However, they scored 2-1 at home to reach stage three.However, with a huge disadvantage and a technically superior rival, there is not so much hope. Thus, Tuesday’s game should really be seen as a form of training, as the team will have the opportunity to try a place in the Europa League.In addition, it is scheduled next Saturday, August 3, with Kuressaare at home for the twenty-second round of the 2019 season of Meistrilliga, the First Division of the Estonian Championship. With 40 points (11 wins, seven draws and two losses), Kalju is in fourth position, the first outside the continental tournament qualifying zone. It is three points behind Paide, who closes third in the elite squad. The difference for leader Flora is 12 points.
Celtic can also count on Tuesday’s meeting as a training platform. It will be your last test before the 2019/2020 Scottish Championship debut. His debut is scheduled for Saturday, August 3, at home against St. Johnstone.Champion of the last eight editions of the league, the team is expected to have stronger competition from Rangers in the current edition, which causes the warning signal to be on since the first round.In the Champions League, alviverde beat Sarajevo of Bosnia and Hezergovina in the previous stage, winning both games. He scored 3-1 in the first match, which was played at his rival’s home, and completed the service by making it 2-1 in Glasgow. Established an unbeaten streak, which started last season, which has reached five wins.
Football Prediction of the Day Kalju vs Celtic
Even with great advantage, which can bring some relaxation, and acting away from home, Celtic presents technical superiority large enough compared to Kalju so that the prognosis in its success is pointed as the best guess for this Tuesday’s match. fair for the return journey from the third round of qualifying for the 2019/2020 version of the Champions League.
Bet Tips: Celtic