Dundalk vs Zenit St Petersburg Match Betting Preview

The Dundalk vs Zenit St Petersburg match will be played on Thursday, at the Tallaght stadium, Dublin. In Europa League group D, Dundalk is currently 2nd on the table with four points, while Zenit is 1st with six points.

Dundalk Betting News

Dundalk made a sensation when they qualified for Europa League and nobody expected they would be competitive in the group phase. However, after only two rounds, Dundalk is sitting on position number two with three-point advantage over the third placed AZ. And they are still undefeated! In the first round they played 1:1 in the away match against AZ, while they defeated Maccabi Tel Aviv at home by 1:0. Dundalk is very tough and they won’t concede goals easily. Also, they practically secured the title in Irish Premier League, since they have 71 points after 30 matches, which is seven more than their only rivals, Cork City. So, Dundalk can focus on Europa League and try to make their fantastic season even better. Currently, they are in a series of three victories in a row and in the last two matches they haven’t conceded a single goal.

Zenit St Petersburg Betting News

Zenit is proving they are the best team in this group. In the first two rounds they recorded two victories and they are currently sitting at the top of the table and they intend to stay there until the end of group phase. In the first round they defeated Maccabi Tel Aviv in a very tense and interesting away match by 4:3, while they had no problems whatsoever against AZ at home – they defeated them by 5:0! Zenit is rock solid in Russian Premier League as well, they are currently second on the table with the same amount of points as Spartak Moscow, which is the current leader – 22 after 10 matches. Zenit is currently in a series of 17 matches without a defeat in all competitions and they still haven’t lost a single match this season.

Dundalk vs Zenit St Petersburg Match Betting Prediction

This will be the first match between these two teams. Although Zenit is the absolute favourite to win this, we will go with under 2.5 goals here.

Match Betting Tip: Under 2.5 goals @2.15 at Bet365

: Posted in Europa League • Date: 09.10.2016