The competition has 21 openings for its group stage in the 2019/2020 version. The previous tournament is long and complex. Three phases, involving more than a hundred matches, have already been completed.Stage number four is ‘leaner’ compared to the previous ones. It has 72 clubs divided into 36 keys. Advances who adds the most points. Goal balances and goals scored away from home serve as a tiebreaker. Overtime and penalty decision are the final resources for definition.The survivors will have yet another stage to play, named after the playoffs, which will feature six other “relegated” clubs from the Champions League qualifiers. The 42 teams will be drawn in groups of 2 that will form the 21 pairings responsible for determining the teammates of the already classified Sevilla (Spain), Arsenal (England), Rome (Italy), Manchester United (England), Besiktas (Turkey), Sporting ( Portugal), CSKA (Russia), Wolfsburg (Germany), Lazio (Italy), Borussia Monchengladbach (Germany), Saint-Etienne (France), Getafe (Spain), Rennes (France), Mechelen (Belgium), Olexandriya (Ukraine) , Wolfsberg (Austria) and Lugano (Switzerland).

Sparta Praga

The lack of support from their fans is not the only problem that Sparta Prague will have to deal with on Thursday. The team, even at the beginning of the season, has the medical department in full swing. Eight athletes are in the process of recovering and should not be among the line-up options for the club’s debut qualifying match. In good standing in the UEFA ranking, you can skip the previous three stages.On Sunday, August 4, at their stadium and having a chance of having a public presence, Sparta Prague thrashed Pribram 3-0 in a match for the fourth round of the Fortuna Liga, the Czech Championship First Division. In this way, he reached the level of seven points (two wins, one draw and one defeat).Enough to enter the qualifying zone for international competitions through the tournament. It’s in the fourth post. The difference for Slavia Prague, leader, is three points.


Trabzonspor also makes their Europa League debut. But not only that. The Turkish team has at their meeting this Thursday their first official match of the season. After all, the 2019/2020 edition of SuperLig, the First Division of the Turkish Championship will only start in the second half of August. His debut is scheduled for the 18th, away from home, against Kasimpasa.Thus, his preparation for the match in the capital of the Czech Republic relied only on training and friendly matches. There were four tests performed. They all ended in a draw.The first, against Turkey’s Haladas, had no move on the scoreboard. The others had goals. In front of Germany’s Hoffenheim Trabzonspor were 3-3. Italy’s Parma scored 2-2. The friendly was played against Italy’s Verona. The match ended 1-1.

1.What is the form of the teams in the last 5 matches?
  • Sparta Prague
  • Last result: 3-0 vs Pribram
  • Shape: W D W L L

Sparta Prague start their Europa League campaign directly in the third round of the preliminaries. He will play the home game with Trabzonspor behind closed doors following a UEFA decision. The penalty comes after last year’s incidents, also in the Europa League preliminaries, when Czech supporters invaded the field at the match with Spartak Subotica.The advantage of the Czechs in this match is that they have already started the championship, and in the first four stages they have two wins, one draw and one defeat. In the weekend, they went 3-0 Pribram, and the Gabonese Kanga scored two goals. The striker scored another two goals in the other three championship games.Before the match against Trabzonspor, Sparta Prague also faces a lot of problems: it can count on no less than seven players, but all are unavailable for longer.

  • Trabzonspor
  • Last result: 1-1 vs Verona
  • Shape: D D D D W

Trabzonspor was one of the title contenders last season in Turkey, but eventually had to settle for only 4th place, six points behind champion Galatasaray.Trabzonspor played four friendly games this summer and scored on the line, two of them extremely spectacular: 2-2 with Parma and 3-3 with Hoffenheim. Brought this summer from Olympique Marseille, Yusuf Sari, integrated perfectly and scored twice in the preparations.

2.News, analysis, statistics and progress on the 2 teams.
  • He has not been in the Europa League groups since 2016.
  • He ranked 3rd in the Czech Republic last season.
  • He is currently in 4th place, with 7 out of 12 possible points.
  • Has 3 wins and 2 defeats in the last 5 official matches played at home. .
  • Kanga is the team’s daily goalscorer and in the championship with 4 goals in 4 stages.
  • He has not played in the Europa League preliminaries since 2015.
  • In 2014, it reached the spring of the Europa League, but was eliminated in 16th by Napoli.
  • He ranked 4th in Turkey last season.
  • He has not lost any of the last five official matches played away (3 wins, 2 draws).
  • It has a budget of over 50 million euros.

Football Prediction of the Day  Sparta Prague vs Trabzonspor

The house factor, in this case, must be relativized. The lack of audience in the stands ultimately diminishes the effect of field command. However, at a more intense pace, Sparta Prague make the prognosis in their victory against Trabzonspor the best option for Thursday’s duel for the 2019/2020 Liga qualifying round. Europe.

Bet Tips: Sparta Praga
Odds: 2.10