17th August 2020 – 21:00, Merkur Spiel-Arena, Dusseldorf
Inter and Shakhtar are going to face each other in the battle for the place in the Europa League finals. Both teams will be searching for their chance to fight against Sevilla for the continental trophy.
Match Preview & Team News
Inter managed to finish as the runner-up in the Italian Serie A being just one point behind Juventus. However, the title battle was not too exciting since Juventus secured the title four rounds before the finish of the championship. Antonio Conte’s side hasn’t lost in the last ten occasions, and they are enjoying an excellent form. Moreover, Inter is in the run of five victories in a row, and they are looking forward to extending it. Romelu Lukaku and the lads have been the second most-efficient side in the Serie A. Their defending has been pretty tight lately as Inter conceded just once in the last six matches. They entered the Europa League by finishing third in the Champions League, and in the previous round, Inter managed to eliminate Ludogorets, Getafe, and Bayer Leverkusen.
Shakhtar is on the right way to securing another continental final. They managed to lift the title in the Ukrainian Premier League pretty dominantly being 23 points ahead of their fierce rivals Dynamo Kyiv. Evgen Konoplyanka and the lads suffered just one defeat in the last 15 games, while they managed to celebrate 12 times during that period. Shakhtar has been the most efficient team in the domestic league, while their defense was the tightest one. They also entered the competition by finishing third in the Champions League group stage. The Ukrainian champions were better than Benfica, Wolfsburg, and Basel in the previous knockout rounds.
Full-Time Winner Odds & Prediction
It is never easy to play against Shakhtar, but Inter is a slight favorite, and they should be able to come out as winners from this clash.
Goals Market Prediction
Both sides have been very tight in the back, and they will go with a cautious approach from the start of the match. We don’t think we will be able to see more than two goals in the game.
Inter vs Shakhtar predictions
Inter to win @1.60
Under 2.5 FT @ 2.30
Correct score 1:0 @9.00