Zurich vs Villareal 11/06/2014 UEFA Europa League Preview,Odds & Prediction
Villareal vs Zurich
Thursday 6th November 2014 18:00(GMT)
The Line: Zurich 3/1 Draw 3/1 Villareal 1/1 See the Latest Odds
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After beating Zurich 4-1 in the reverse fixture things have gone pearshaped for Villareal as they have lost their last two and look out of sorts, to be fair to Villareal though both games were tough fixtures losing away to Sevilla and at home to a high flying Valencia. With Gio and Johnaton Dos Santos, Vietto and Uche there is plenty of individual talent but its all about putting it together on the field. Villareal have played well this season, home or away. The team has actually only lost four games this year and that includes home losses to Real Madrid and Barcelona which is hardly a disgrace. Villareal are a really solid team, with good defenders and some very talented forwards. Can they go to Zurich and win tomorrow?
Zurich although they lost 4-1 in the reverse they were quite unlucky. Zurich havent made the group stages of the Europa League since 2011, bottom of the table with one point from three games the Swiss side need a result if they are to qualify. This is a tough group with Villareal and high flying Bundesliga side Borussia Mochengladbach. Tough game here for the swiss but they must get something from this game so that should leave to an open game.
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Quite often the Europa League is called the Punter's graveyard such is the regularity with which favourites are turned over, even with this warning I am still taking Villareal to get a win here 9/10 is too big a price considering the gulf in quality between the teams. Take Villareal to get the win.
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