Match Time: 10/1/2020 03:00 Thursday（GMT+8）
Red Bull Arena will see Salzburg welcome Maccabi Tel Aviv this coming Thursday 1 October, for a Champions League clash. The kick-off time is 3:00am. Keep reading for the preview and match prediction. There is positive expected value to be had for this match. Our analysis will highlight where it can be found.
Head To Head
For the head-to-head, first we look at their most recent meeting. Salzburg played Maccabi Tel Aviv earlier this month. It was a Champions League match. The winners on the day were Salzburg - with a margin of 1-2. This is also the only time these two sides have met in the last ten years.
In their recent form over the last year, Salzburg have played 37 matches. They have 21 wins; 9 draws; and 7 losses. This puts them on a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 56%-24%-18%.In these matches, they have averaged 2.68 goals for, and 1.24 goals against.When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 57% (11 wins) from their last 19 home fixtures. 21% (4) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 21% (4) ending in a loss for the home team.On average they have scored 2.68 times when at home in this same period and they have conceded 1.26.In their last ten matches they have averaged 2.6 goals per match; they have won 7 of these matches. Regarding the BTTS count, 8 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. There has been 9 matches with a goal total of three or more. They have scored in their last 23 matches.
Maccabi Tel Aviv
Looking over the last year, Maccabi Tel Aviv have played 34 matches. They have 23 wins; 7 draws; and 4 losses. This form gives them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 67%-20%-11%.Over this 12-month period, they average 1.94 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 0.59.On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 68% (11 wins) from their last 16 away fixtures. 18% (3) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 12% (2) resulting in a loss when they are the away team.On average they have scored 2.0 times when away from home in this period. They have conceded 0.81.Across all formats, they are averaging 1.8 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 60%. In terms of the BTTS, 3 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored. There has been 6 matches with a combined goal total of three or more.And they have scored in each of their last 7 matches.
Betting tip for Salzburg vs Maccabi Tel Aviv
It is hard to make a case for both sides having success in front of goal. We are going with No in the both teams to score market. We are feeling confident about this one.Odds of 1.87 are available with some companies in their BTTS market.
Red Bull Salzburg VS Maccabi Tel Aviv
Prediction: Red Bull Salzburg