Apoel from Cyprus and Qarabag from Azerbaijan open on Tuesday, August 6, the penultimate leg of the journey to a place in the 2019/2020 Champions League. The first round of the fourth qualifying round will be held at the GPS stadium in Nicosia, starting at 2 pm GMT. The return meeting is scheduled for August 13.The Champions League is in its fourth qualifying round to define the last six teams to take place in the group stage in its 2019/2020 edition. It is the last step that gets its name.The 10 clubs out of the 20 that have survived this stage will play the so-called playoffs, which already have two pre-ranked teams, namely Young Boys from Switzerland and Slavia Prague from the Czech Republic.
Apoel, who made it to the Champions League group stage last season, had the opportunity to begin their journey in an attempt to repeat the feat already at stage three of the feat. Result of its best position in the ranking of Uefa, which is the organizer of the tournament.It surpassed the Sutjeska of Montenegro. In the first match, as a visitor, they scored 1-0. In the return match, completed the service 2 to 0. The Cypriot soccer calendar allows Apoel to have exclusive dedication to the playoffs. The national league will not start until the second half of August. The defending national champion will begin his home title defense on August 24 with Nicosia.His preparation for the Champions League tryouts featured three friendly matches. Lost to Slovakia’s Zilina 1-0; for Rijeka, from Croatia, by 4 to 1; and beat Ukraine’s Shakhtar Donetsk 1-0.
Qarabag also has exclusive dedication to the continental tournament. However, he had to start his qualifying battle early to get a place in the Champions League. Their campaign began in the second phase against Albania’s Partizani.In the first leg, the Azerbaijan team tried to hold back the goalless draw. But instead it was worth the field command in the return encounter making 2-0 and taking a step forward in the dispute.In the third phase, the rival was Ireland’s Dundalk, and the script was repeated. Qarabag returned home with a draw in the bag, this time even better than in the second round, by 1 to 1, which gave them the classification even with a goalless equality. But it did much more than that. He thrashed 3-0 in the second game extending his unbeaten run, which began last season, to eight matches (six wins and two draws).
Football Prediction of the Day Apoel vs Qarabag
Both teams base their tactical structure on a strong defensive system and pursue the attack without taking great risks. The home factor makes the prognosis for Apoel’s success the best guess for the match in the round of the fourth round of qualifying for the Champions League final 2019/2020.
Bet Tips: Apoel