Malmo FF vs Cracovia Prediction & Tips
Malmo and Cracovia Kraków meet at Swedbank Stadion, in a match for the Europa League (1st Qualifying Round). These two teams have never played before, so this will be their first direct encounter. The home advantage may play an important role in this match, since Cracovia Kraków presents significant differences between home and away results.
The home team makes its debut in this edition of the Europa League with the intention of achieving a positive result, taking advantage of the home advantage. This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 matches they have recorded 8 wins, 5 draws and 2 losses as a visitor, with 33 goals scored and 13 conceded, against 11 wins , 2 draws and 2 losses at home, with 38 goals scored and 16 conceded. In their last match, for the Allsvenskan, they won at home against Falkenberg by (2‑1). In the last 10 home matches Malmo has recorded 8 wins and 2 draws. The team has allowed its opponent goals in 7 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored with great regularity, since they have always scored at least one goal in the last 10 games. There is a tendency for goals in their home matches, as 49 of the last 56 matches for this competition have ended with Over 1,5 goals. In 15 matches, they have conceded the first goal 5 times but have managed to turn the score around in 3.
Malmo comes motivated for this match after having won another 2-1 win against Falkenberg, thus adding the fourth victory in the last five games in the Swedish championship: the team’s goals were signed by Rieks and Thelin. Note that Malmo finished the Swedish Championship 2019 in 2nd position. In this match against Malmo, commander Jon Dahl Tomasson should play in the usual 4-3-3 with Anders Christiansen and Oscar Lewicki as the main organizers and creators of the offensive process. All players are available for this game.
The visiting team makes its debut in this edition of the Europa League with the intention of achieving a positive result and surprising the home team. This is a stronger team when playing at their stadium, as in the last 30 games they have recorded 3 wins, 3 draws and 9 losses as a visitor; against 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses at their stadium. In their last match, for Ekstraklasa, they beat Pogon Szczecin at home by (2‑1). In the last 10 away matches Cracovia Kraków won 4, drew 1 and lost 5. The team allowed the opponent goals in 8 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has scored regularly, since they managed to materialize in 9 of the last 10 games.
Cracovia Krakow comes to this game with a 2-1 triumph, receiving Pogon, in a game counting for the Polish Championship: the team’s goals were signed by Marcos Álvarez and Sergiu Hanca. In this match against Malmo we should observe a team organized in 4-2-3-1 with Mateusz Wdowiak, Sergiu Hanca and Rivaldinho being the most advanced men in the team. It should be noted that the visiting club has some difficulties in defensive dead balls and organization of their block. For this game the visiting coach can count on all his players.
Malmo FF – Cracovia FREE TIPS
Malmo FF – Win @ 1.35
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90