Austria Vienna VS AC Milan ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Austria Vienna vs AC Milan
Austria Vienna and Milan join forces at the Ernst-Happel-Stadion in a meeting for the Europa League (Group Stage). These two teams have never played before, so this will be their first direct confrontation. In this match the home factor may play an important role, as Austria Vienna presents significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Austria Vienna Team News
The home team gained access to this group stage after the previous tie eliminated Osijek after a 0-1 home defeat and a 1-2 away win. This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 matches it has 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 defeats as a visitor, with 44 goals scored and 14 conceded, against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 defeats at home, with 60 goals scored and 16 conceded. The team arrives at this meeting after a home draw with Wolfsberger AC by (2-2). Austria Vienna won 5, drew 2 and lost 3 of their last 10 home games for all competitions. The team conceded goals to their opponents in 3 of their last 4 games in this competition, so they have not been very strong defensively. In his matches there is a tendency for goals, since in 32 of his last 36 matches at home there were more than 1.5 goals and in 24 of the last 36 there were more than 2.5 goals.
Austria Vienna vs AC Milan Stats
Austria Vienna play their forty-seventh appearance in 2017, which marks their fifth game in this edition of the Europa League, but only the first in the group stage, trying to keep up the good performance it has been showing to take advantage of the field and debut with a positive result in the continental tournament. The team have a good moment this season, as they have lost only one of the last ten matches, but their defense has been leaked in eight of them, thus showing a certain inconsistency in this sector. In the Austrian Championship, the club occupies the fourth position, and has one of the best attacks of the competition. For that game, the technician should maintain the team in the 4-1-4-1 or in the 4-4-1-1, emphasizing the Brazilian Felipe Pires in the offensive sector.
AC Milan Team News
The visiting team arrives in this group stage after having eliminated Shkendija after a 2-0 away victory and a 6-0 home win. This is a team little affected by the house factor, that is, presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games has recorded 7 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with a total of 24 goals scored and 14 conceded. Already inside the house, it won 9 victories and 6 defeats, with a total of 30 goals scored and 18 conceded. In the last game he played, for Serie A TIM, lost with Lazio away by (4-1). In the last 10 games as a visitor Milan won 5, drew 3 and lost 2.
In this competition, he won the last 4 games he played. Defensive solidity has been one of his strengths as he has not conceded goals in the last four games and his attack has scored regularly as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last four games for this competition. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 6 times and never managed to turn the score.
Milan take the field for its thirty-fifth match that year, which marks its fifth appearance in this edition of the Europa League, but the first in the group stage, trying to maintain the good performance that has been presenting to start a reasonable result away from home in the premiere of the continental tournament. Although the team are in good shape at the start of the season, they have won seven of the last nine games and have not won six of their last four games. In the Italian Championship, the club occupies the seventh position. For that match, the coach should keep the team in the 4-3-3, with Suso standing out in the offensive sector.