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Khimki – Zenit

Khimki Moscow Region (3-26) is out of the playoff race but looks to finish the season in style behind Jordan Mickey (14.6 ppg., 5.6 rpg.), Errick McCollum (11.1 ppg.) and Sergey Karasev (4.7 ppg.). Zenit St Petersburg (16-13) needs to keep adding wins to remain in the playoff zone. Kevin Pangos (12.6 ppg., 6.4 apg.), Arturas Gudaitis (10.0 ppg.) and Mateusz Ponitka (8.3 ppg., 5.0 rpg., 3.2 apg.) are leading Zenit so far this season.

Khimki has a lot of talent on offense, with McCollum and Mickey posting strong numbers and Karasev eager to prove his value against his former team. Khimki has been making efforts to improve its defense. It has allowed 90.4 points on 44.0% three-point shooting and 10.1 offensive rebounds per game. Against Valencia, however, Khimki allowed 77 points on 30.4% three-pointers and 7 offensive boards. If Khimki remains effective on defense, its chances to beat Zenit again should be higher.

  • Devin Booker has missed the last nine games.
  • Stefan Jovic has not played in the last eight games.
  • Janis Timma has not played in the last five games.
  • Alexey Shved did not play in the last two games.

Zenit has a deeper, more experienced roster, and that should allow Coach Xavi Pascual’s team to play with high rhythm on defense for 40 minutes. Zenit has allowed 70.4 points in wins and 81.5 in losses, so everyone on the team should know it all starts with defense. Zenit allows a league-low 7.9 offensive rebounds per game. If Zenit is able to box out and get its best shooters, Hollins and Baron, involved and with good spacing, it should generate double-team situations that lead to many advantages on offense.

basketball prediction Tip: Zenit Under 77.5 at 1.80 with bet365
( Euroleague predictions with correct price at 26/03/2021, 08:40 CET. Odds subject to change )

Baskonia – Milano

It will be another battle with playoff implications on Friday when TD Systems Baskonia Vitoria-Gasteiz (16-14) welcomes AX Armani Exchange Milan (19-11) in Round 31. The hosts are sitting in ninth place and having won seven of their last games, the last one at Zenit St Petersburg, 75-79, in their final push for the top eight spots. On the other side, Milan could qualify for the playoffs as early as this week if several things come to pass, but all of them require a win combined with scenarios involving other games. Milan comes off a home loss to FC Barcelona, 56-72, last week.

Baskonia is making a hard push for the playoffs, so the news that big man Tonye Jekiri will miss at least six weeks with knee injury is as untimely as they come. The hosts will have to watch out for Milan’s snipers, as the team boasts a league-best 41.8% from beyond the arc. However, Baskonia has the second-best numbers in the league regarding overall PIR, which means that it does things rather well. Heart will play an important part in Baskonia’s final attempts to not lose track of the top eight teams in the standings, starting with Milan, one of the strongest teams this season.

Milan can almost touch a playoff ticket with its fingertips. A win could mathematically advance the Italian team. It all depends on how that win is combined with other results, but it’s safe to say that Milan will go into the game knowing that half the job is mostly done. However, Baskonia pursues the same goal and the Spanish team is on a roll lately. The hosts have many weapons spread all over the court, including the fourth-best defense in the league. It will be a tough battle for both sides with a big prize at the end of the road.

  • Malcolm Delaney has missed the last four games and is set to be sidelined for at least four weeks after undergoing an arthroscopic cleaning of his left knee.

basketball prediction Tip: Under 154.5 at 1.90 with bet365
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Olympiacos – Fenerbahce

It will be a hard-fought battle with the playoffs in mind on Friday when Olympiacos Piraeus (14-16) hosts Fenerbahce Beko Istanbul (18-12) in Round 31. A loss could have fatal implications for the Reds, so they will have to give it all to get a win and hope for the same result in the coming weeks. On the other hand, Fenerbahce currently sits in sixth place. A win would not guarantee anything yet for Coach Kokoskov’s team, but it would definitely be a big step forward. The hosts are currently on a three-game winning streak, the last one against ALBA in Berlin, 80-84. Fenerbahce had a couple of hiccups after its long winning streak, but last week won again against Zalgiris, 84-61.

It’s probably one of the last opportunities – if not the last – for Olympiacos to retain realistic chances to advance. Looking through the numbers, both teams aren’t far apart. For instance, the Reds have the 10th best offense in the league, Fener has the ninth. Olympiacos is fifth in average combined PIR, Fener is seventh. Details, talent and experience will be key in such a close contest with that much at stake. If anything, the Reds will have to pay attention to Fenerbahce’s snipers and, in turn, try to get more open shots from long-range themselves to try to balance things out even a little more.

  • Kostas Papanikolaou has missed Olympiacos’s last 15 games.
  • Hassan Martin is sidelined with a knee injury.

Fenerbahce cannot qualify this week, but a loss could become a big problem in such a tight race, especially against Olympiacos, a team that has a lot to gain. The Reds have faltered a bit this season, but seem to have found their rhythm when it mattered most, so the guests will have to watch the duo of Sasha Vezenkov and Shaquielle McKissic close as they seem to be the main catalysts of the late Olympiacos resurgence.

basketball prediction Tip: 1 at 2.45 with bet365
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Barcelona – ALBA Berlin

Regular season leader FC Barcelona (22-8) welcomes already-eliminated ALBA Berlin (11-19) for Round 31 on Friday. A win would clinch home-court advantage in the playoffs for Barca, which could also get the same result with losses by both AX Armani Exchange Milan and Anadolu Efes Istanbul in other games this week. ALBA will be looking to end the season on a high note, trying to get as many wins as possible. The hosts have won five of their last six games, most recently against Milan on the road, 56-72. On the other hand, ALBA saw a recently started winning streak come to a halt last week against Olympiacos Piraeus, 80-84.

Winning this game against ALBA would give the hosts some more peace of mind towards the end of the regular season. However, ALBA has a distinctive playing style to which all its opponents have to adapt to. Barca proved it could do it in Berlin already, but it would be wise to watch the guests’ offense closely, as they still lead the league with 20.3 assists per game. However, Barcelona has the best defense in the league and ALBA the second-worst, so if the hosts stick to the game plan, things look good on paper for them.

Already out of the playoff race, ALBA will look to keep growing as a team and maybe play the spoiler part. Injuries have not been kind to the team this season – again – but it has established itself as a name with a distinct style in the league. In front of them this time, the best defensive wall which, on paper, should be the biggest obstacle for the Berlin-based team. However, the visitors will also have to step up behind as Barcelona is the second-best team in the league from beyond the arc. So securing defensive rebounds and then running like there’s no tomorrow to play its game in offense will be ALBA’s major goal in this game.

basketball prediction Tip: Over 160.5 at 1.90 with bet365
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Who’s likely to start, who might be left out, and who is unavailable? We have brought together all the information provided by UEFA, so check out our Champions League tips today.

The football predictions are, as always, from livetipster. So, before you make your selections, you’d better read the injuries and suspensions for the Champions League. We have used several sources to come up with these lists.

Wednesday 14/09/2022

Milan – Dinamo Zagreb

Milan: Maignan; Calabria, Kalulu, Tomori, Hernández; Tonali, Bennacer; Saelemaekers, De Ketelaere, Rafael Leão; Giroud
Out: Rebić (back), Origi (thigh), Krunić (muscle)
Doubtful: none

Dinamo Zagreb: Livaković; Moharrami, Ristovski, J. Šutalo, Perić, Ljubičić; Ademi, Ivanušec, Mišić; Oršić, Petković
Out: B. Šutalo (calf/ankle)
Doubtful: Menalo (thigh)

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.00

Shakhtar – Celtic (in Poland)

Shakhtar: Trubin; Taylor, Bondar, Matviyenko, Konoplia; Shved, Bondarenko, Stepanenko, Sudakov, Mudryk; Zubkov
Out: Korniyenko (knee)
Doubtful: none

Celtic: Hart; Juranović, Carter-Vickers, Jenz, Taylor; O’Riley, McGregor, Hatate; Abada, Furuhashi, Jota
Out: none
Doubtful: Starfelt (knee)

Football bullet Tip: Over 2.5 at 1.75

Copenhagen – Sevilla

Copenhagen: Ryan; Diks, Vavro, Khocholava, Kristiansen; Falk, Zeca, Lerager; Claesson, Cornelius, Daramy
Out: Grabara (facial fracture), Amoo (knee)
Doubtful: Cornelius (calf)

Sevilla: Bounou; Carmona, Gudelj, Nianzou, Acuña; Fernando, Delaney; Lamela, Papu Gómez, Isco; En-Nesyri
Out: Marcão (hamstring), Corona (ankle)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: 2 at 2.10

Chelsea – Salzburg

Chelsea: Arrizabalaga; Fofana, Thiago Silva, Koulibaly; James, Jorginho, Kovačić, Cucurella; Mount, Sterling, Havertz
Out: Kanté (hamstring)
Doubtful: Mendy (knee)

Salzburg: Köhn; Dedić, Pavlović, Bernardo, Ulmer; Seiwald; Capaldo, Kameri, Kjærgaard; Okafor, Fernando
Out: Diambou (ankle), Koïta (ankle), Omoregie (thigh), Piątkowski (thigh), Tijani (shin/fibula), Solet (thigh), Wöber (groin)
Doubtful: Sučić (groin)

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.10

Rangers – Napoli

Rangers: McGregor; King, Goldson, Sands, Barisić; Davis, Lundstram; Arfield, Kamara, Kent; Čolak
Out: Lawrence (knee), Souttar (unspecified), Helander (foot), Hagi (knee)
Doubtful: Tavernier (muscle), Davies (fitness)

Napoli: Meret; Di Lorenzo, Rrahmani, Kim, Mário Rui; Zambo Anguissa, Lobotka, Zieliński; Lozano, Simeone, Kvaratskhelia
Out: Osimhen (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: GG & Over 2.5 at 2.05

Real Madrid – Leipzig

Real Madrid: Courtois; Carvajal, Rüdiger, Alaba, Mendy; Modrić, Tchouameni, Camavinga; Valverde, Rodrygo, Vinícius Júnior
Out: Éder Militão (hamstring), Benzema (thigh), Lucas Vázquez (adductor)
Doubtful: Odriozola (muscle)

Leipzig: Gulácsi; Simakan, Gvardiol, Orbán, Raum; Laimer, Schlager; Nkunku, Forsberg, Szoboszlai; Werner
Out: Olmo (knee), Klostermann (ankle), Laimer (ankle)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: G/G & Over 2.5 at 1.83

Man City – Dortmund

Man City: Ederson; João Cancelo, Akanji, Rúben Dias, Sergio Gómez; De Bruyne, Rodri, Gündoğan; Bernardo Silva, Haaland, Foden
Out: Laporte (knee), Walker (unspecified)
Doubtful: none

Dortmund: Meyer; Meunier, Süle, Schlotterbeck, Guerreiro; Salih Özcan, Bellingham; Brandt, Reus, Reyna; Modeste
Out: Bynoe-Gittens (shoulder), Dahoud (shoulder), Kobel (groin), Morey (knee)
Doubtful: Adeyemi (foot), Hazard (hamstring), Malen (thigh)

Football bullet Tip: GG at 1.80

Maccabi Haifa – PSG

Maccabi Haifa: Cohen; Sundgren, Batubinsika, Seck, Goldberg, Cornud; Mohamed, Lavi, Chery; Pierrot, David
Out: Jaber (leg), Podgoreanu (leg)
Doubtful: Raz Meir (hip)

Paris: Donnarumma; Ramos, Marquinhos, Mukiele; Hakimi, Verratti, Vitinha, Nuno Mendes; Messi, Mbappé, Neymar
Out: Kimpembe (hamstring), Renato Sanches (adductor), Navas (back)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: Messi Goal anytime at 1.80

Juventus – Benfica

Juventus: Perin; Bremer, Bonucci, Danilo; Cuadrado, McKennie, Paredes, Miretti, Kostić; Vlahović, Milik
Out: Pogba (knee), Kaio Jorge (knee), Chiesa (knee), Alex Sandro (thigh), Locatelli (thigh), Rabiot (ankle)
Doubtful: Szczęsny (ankle)

Benfica: Vlachodimos; Gilberto, Otamendi, António Silva, Grimaldo; Florentino, Fernández; Neres, Rafa Silva, João Mário; Gonçalo Ramos
Out: Lucas Veríssimo (knee), João Victor (ankle), Morato (ankle)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.00


Source: www.uefa.com

Football Tips: livetipster.com

(All prices correct at 14/09/2022, 08:30 CET, subject to change)

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The UEFA Champions League 2022/23 has started early this year because of the World Cup and all 32 teams are set to make history in this unprecedented format of the competition.

Who’s likely to start, who might be left out, and who is unavailable? We have brought together all the information provided by UEFA, so check out our Champions League tips today.

The football predictions are, as always, from livetipster. So, before you make your selections, you’d better read the injuries and suspensions for the Champions League. We have used several sources to come up with these lists.

Tuesday 13/09/2022

Marseille – Eintracht

Marseille: Pau López; Bailly, Gigot, Kolašinac; Clauss, Rongier, Gerson, Nuno Tavares; Cengiz Ünder, Alexis Sánchez, Payet
Out: Mbemba (suspended)
Doubtful: none

Frankfurt: Trapp; Knauff, Tuta, N’Dicka, Pellegrini; Sow, Dina Ebimbe; Lindstrøm, Götze, Kamada, Kolo Muani
Out: Touré (thigh), Buta (knee), Lenz (thigh), Rode (thigh), Onguéné (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: 1 at 1.90

Liverpool – Ajax

Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Matip, Van Dijk, Robertson; Elliott, Fabinho, Thiago Alcántara; Salah, Núñez, Luis Díaz
Out: Konaté (knee), Henderson (hamstring), Jones (shin), Ramsay (back), Keïta (thigh), Oxlade-Chamberlain (thigh), Robertson (knee)
Doubtful: Kelleher (groin), Fabio Carvalho (dead leg)

Ajax: Pasveer; Rensch, Timber, Bassey, Blind; Berghuis, Álvarez, Taylor; Tadić, Kudus, Bergwijn

Football bullet Tip: X/1 at 5.00

Leverkusen – Atletico

Leverkusen: Hradecky; Kossounou, Tah, Hincapie, Bakker; Aránguiz, Andrich; Frimpong, Diaby, Hudson-Odoi; Schick
Out: Wirtz (knee), Bellarabi (meniscus), Adli (collarbone), Lunev (thigh), Palacios (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Atlético: Grbić; Hermoso, Witsel, Reinildo; Molina, Marcos Llorente, Koke, De Paul, Carrasco; João Félix, Morata
Out: Savić (muscle), Reguilón (groin), Giménez (back)
Doubtful: Oblak (thigh)

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.10

Porto – Club Brugge

Porto: Diogo Costa; Zaidu, David Carmo, Pepe, João Mário; Uribe, Eustáquio, Galeno, Pepê; Toni Martínez, Evanilson
Out: Taremi (suspended), Otávio (ribs)
Doubtful: Grujić (muscle)

Club Brugge: Mignolet; Mechele, Sylla, Meijer; Skov Olsen, Nielsen, Odoi, Vanaken, Onyedika; Jutglà, Yaremchuk
Out: Buchanan (muscle), Lang (ankle), Rits (knee), Mata (ankle)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: Over 2.5 at 1.75

Bayern – Barcelona

Bayern: Neuer; Pavard, Upamecano, Hernández, Davies; Kimmich, Sabitzer; Sané, Musiala; Müller, Mané
Out: Coman (thigh), Sarr (knee)
Doubtful: none

Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Koundé, Araújo, Eric García, Marcos Alonso; Gavi, Busquets, Pedri; Dembélé, Lewandowski, Raphinha

Football bullet Tip: Lewandovski goal at 2.10

Viktoria Plzen – Inter

Plzeň: Staněk; Havel, Hejda, Pernica, Jemelka; Kalvach, Bucha; Sýkora, Vikanova, Mosquera; Bassey
Out: Kopic (thigh), Kliment (muscle)
Doubtful: Chorý (foot), Havel (unspecified)

Inter: Onana; D’Ambrosio, Škriniar, Bastoni; Dumfries, Barella, Brozović, Çalhanoğlu, Gosens; Džeko, Lautaro Martínez
Out: Lukaku (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: GG at 1.80

Sporting – Tottenham

Sporting CP: Adán; Inácio, Coates, Reis; Pedro Porro, Ugarte, Morita, Nuno Santos; Pedro Gonçalves, Edwards, Francisco Trincão
Out: Jovane Cabral (foot), Luís Neto (knee), St. Juste (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Tottenham: Lloris; Emerson, Dier, Romero, Lenglet, Perišić; Højbjerg, Bentancur; Richarlison, Kane, Son
Out: none
Doubtful: Lucas Moura (calf)

Football bullet Tip: X at 3.60


Source: www.uefa.com

Football Tips: livetipster.com

(All prices correct at 07/09/2022, 08:05 CET, subject to change)

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The UEFA Champions League 2022/23 is starting early this year because of the World Cup and all 32 teams are set to make history in this unprecedented format of the competition.

Who’s likely to start, who might be left out, and who is unavailable? We have brought together all the information provided by UEFA, so check out our Champions League tips today.

The football predictions are, as always, from livetipster. So, before you make your selections, you’d better read the injuries and suspensions for the Champions League. We have used several sources to come up with these lists.

Wednesday 07/09/2022

Ajax – Rangers

Ajax: Pasveer; Rensch, Timber, Bassey, Blind; Klaassen, Álvarez, Berghuis; Tadić, Brobbey, Bergwijn
Out: Ihattaren (fitness)
Doubtful: Wijndal (knock)

Rangers: McGregor; Tavernier, Goldson, Sands, Barišić; Davis, Lundstram; Tillman, Kamara, Kent; Čolak
Out: Lawrence (knee), Souttar (unspecified), Davies (fitness), Helander (foot)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: Over 2.5 at 1.50

Eintracht – Sporting

Frankfurt: Trapp; Jakić, Tuta, N’Dicka, Lenz; Dina Ebimbe, Sow; Lindstrøm, Götze, Kamada; Kolo Muani
Out: Touré (thigh), Buta (knee)
Doubtful: Rode (thigh), Pellegrini (thigh)

Sporting CP: Adán; St Juste, Coates, Reis; Pedro Porro, Ugarte, Morita, Nuno Santos; Pedro Gonçalves, Edwards, Francisco Trincão
Out: Jovane Cabral (foot)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.00

Napoli – Liverpool

Napoli: Meret; Di Lorenzo, Rrahmani, Kim, Mário Rui; Anguissa, Lobotka, Zieliński; Politano, Osimhen, Kvaratskhelia
Out: none
Doubtful: Osimhen (thigh)

Liverpool: Alisson; Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Van Dijk, Robertson; Elliot, Fabinho, Milner; Salah, Firmino, Luis Díaz
Out: Konaté (knee), Oxlade-Chamberlain (hamstring), Keïta (muscle), Henderson (hamstring), Ramsay (back), Kelleher (groin), Fabio Carvalho (dead leg), Jones (calf)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: X at 3.80

Atletico – Porto

Atlético: Oblak; Carrasco, Reinildo, Witsel, Giménez, Molina; Koke, Kondogbia, Marcos Llorente; João Félix, Morata
Out: Felipe (suspended), Savić (muscle), Reguilón (groin)
Doubtful: Oblak (thigh), Lemar (knock), Matheus Cunha (hamstring)

Porto: Diogo Costa; Zaidu, David Carmo, Pepe, João Mário; Uribe, Eustáquio, Pepê, Otávio; Taremi, Evanilson
Out: none
Doubtful: Grujić (muscle)

Football bullet Tip: 2-3 goals at 2.00

Club Brugge – Leverkusen

Club Brugge: Mignolet; Mata, Mechele, Sylla; Olsen, Nielsen, Odoi, Vanaken, Meijer; Jutglà, Sowah
Out: Buchanan (muscle), Lang (ankle)
Doubtful: none

Leverkusen: Hradecky; Tah, Tapsoba, Hincapié, Frimpong; Palacios, Andrich, Demirbay, Bakker; Schick, Diaby
Out: Wirtz (knee), Bellarabi (meniscus), Adli (collarbone), Lunev (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: GG & Over 2.5 at 1.75

Barcelona – Viktoria Plzen

Barcelona: Ter Stegen; Roberto, Koundé, Piqué, Alba: De Jong, Busquets, Pedri; Dembélé, Lewandowski, Fati
Out: Alonso (unspecified), Bellerín (unspecified)
Doubtful: Araújo (muscle)

Plzeň: Staněk; Havel, Hejda, Pernica, Jemelka; Kalvach, Bucha; Sýkora, Vlkanova, Mosquera; Chorý
Out: Kopic (thigh), Kliment (muscle), Řezník (unspecified)
Doubtful: none

Football bullet Tip: Lewandovski 1st goal at 2.87

Inter – Bayern

Inter: Handanovič; Škriniar, De Vrij, Bastoni; Dumfries, Barella, Brozović, Çalhanoğlu, Gosens; Lautaro Martínez, Džeko
Out: Lukaku (thigh)
Doubtful: none

Bayern: Neuer; Pavard, De Ligt, Hernández, Davies; Kimmich, Sabitzer; Müller, Gnabry, Coman; Mané
Out: Sarr (knee)
Doubtful: Tel (joint capsule)

Football bullet Tip: GG & Over 2.5 at 1.75

Tottenham – Marseille

Tottenham: Lloris; Romero, Dier, Davies; Emerson, Højbjerg, Bentancur, Perišić; Kulusevski, Son, Kane
Out: none
Doubtful: Moura (calf), Gil (unspecified)

Marseille: Pau López; Mbemba, Bailly, Gigot; Clauss, Rongier, Gerson, Nuno Tavares; Cengiz Ünder, Suárez, Payet
Out: Alexis Sánchez (suspended)
Doubtful: Gigot (thigh), Payet (calf)

Football bullet Tip: X/1 at HT/FT at 4.50


Source: www.uefa.com

Football Tips: livetipster.com

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