Eintracht Frankfurt vs Fc Basel Free Betting Tips
Round of 16 first leg of the Europa League on Thursday 12 March.
At the Commerzbank-Arena, Frankfurt will host FC Basel in the hope of saving their season. Accustomed to the top of the table in the Bundesliga, the men of Adi Hutter live a complicated 2019-2020 exercise with a current 12th place, far from the usual European objectives of the club. With 28 points on the clock, the semi-finalists of the last C3 are 19 points from 5th place and only a victory in this Europa League seems able to allow them to have a European future next year!
To do this, you will have to start by exiting Basel, the winner of APOEL Nicosia during the previous round and often present during these European games, whether in C1 or C3. The Swiss, who are not once not leaders in their championship, risk in addition to be short of competition, the Swiss authorities having decided to suspend the national championship because of coronavirus …
Key stats for the match Eintracht Frankfurt vs Fc Basel
Frankfurt brilliantly defeated Salzburg, yet impressive in the LDC this season, with a 4-1 victory in the first leg at home and then a 2-2 return to Austria.
Despite its 12th place, Frankfurt has kept a decent record at home this season: 6 wins, 3 draws, 3 losses.
FC Basel have not played a single official match since February 27: the Swiss championship has been suspended due to the coronavirus!
Basel have lost 4 of their last 8 trips to the Europa League, drawing 1 and 3 wins.
Before landing in C3, Basel had played several preliminary rounds of the Champions League: defeat at PAOK (1-2), defeat at PSV (2-3), defeat at Linz (1-3).
Free Betting Tips Eintracht Frankfurt vs Fc Basel
Despite its delicate position in the league, Frankfurt does not seem to abandon the Europa League either, as evidenced by its brilliant qualification at the expense of the very beautiful team from Salzburg in the previous round. Basel, deprived of championship, risk moreover to be short of form. German success!
Betting Tips: Eintracht Frankfurt wins the match