Molde vs Hoffenheim Prediction & Tips
The first leg of the 16th final of the Europa League between Molde and the Germans of Hoffenheim will not be played in Norway, but at the Estadio de la Ceramica in Villarreal (Spain). Norwegians had to migrate due to Covid-19 not from their country, but from the German one, which has imposed restrictions on countries considered more at risk. The Molde of coach Erling Moe, like many teams in northern Europe, has not played official competitions since just over mid-November when he defeated Sarpsborg at home 5-0 in Tippeligaen and finds a Hoffenheim that instead in the last three rounds of the championship is not managed to win: after two knockouts in a row, however, a precious 2-2 draw came at Borussia Dortmund.
Hoffenheim was the big surprise of the Europa League groups with 5 wins and 1 draw, 17 goals scored and 2 conceded.
Hoffenheim have not won in 3 official matches but have always scored and conceded at least 1 goal in these matches. He is also back from 3 Over 2.5 in a row.
There were 5 Over 2.5s in Molde’s 6 Europa League group stage games.
Hoffenheim have scored at least 2 goals in 5 of their 6 matches in the Europa League group stage.
We are aiming for Over 2.5 in this race. Molde will not be able to have the support of the home environment but certainly a higher temperature compared to Norway could make this challenge more vibrant against a Hoffenheim who scores and often scores.
Molde – Hoffenheim FREE TIPS
Hoffenheim – Win @ 1.55
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90