Petersburg “Zenit” and FC “Krasnodar” are favorites of the matches of the fifth round of the group stage of the UEFA Europa League, according to quotes British bookmakers William Hill.
“Zenith” on Thursday in his field will meet with Israeli “Maccabi” (19:00 GMT). The coefficient on the victory of the Russian club equal to 1.85, the success of a rival – of 4.00 (on a tie – 3,75).
In the group stage of the tournament teams have already met in Israel on 15 September, then won by “Zenit” – 4:3, while trailing during the match with the score 0:3.
As for the “Krasnodar”, he on Thursday at the same time, will play on the home field with the Austrian “Salzburg”. The victory of “Krasnodar” estimated coefficient of 2.00, win Salzburg – 3,75 (draw – 3,40).
15 September in Salzburg, the Russian club defeated the Austrian team with the score 1:0.
“Zenith” acting in group D, scored four victories in four matches, scored 12 points and guaranteed to itself an exit in the playoffs from the first place. “Krasnodar” is in group I, the second line and has not yet secured a place in the spring stage of the tournament.