Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Preview

Vedran Ostojic 05 Nov 2019
  • Dinamo have been very convincing in front of the home fans this term

  • Can they show off as they host Shakhtar on Wednesday?

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Mario Gavranovic (left) on the ball for Dinamo Zagreb (PA Images)

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Score Prediction

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Match Info

Match date: 6th November 2019

Kick-Off: 8:00 pm

Stadium: Maksimir Stadium, Zagreb

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Head to Head Record

Last 3 meetings:

22 Oct 2019 Shakhtar Donetsk 2 – 2 Dinamo Zagreb
24 Jan 2018 Shakhtar Donetsk 1 – 0 Dinamo Zagreb
5 Feb 2016 Shakhtar Donetsk 2 – 0 Dinamo Zagreb

Matches played: 6

Dinamo Zagreb wins: 0

Shakhtar Donetsk wins: 4

Draws: 2

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Stats

  • Dinamo showed off and sit 2nd placed after three games played
  • Shakhtar Donetsk suffered just one loss in nine away games across competitions this term
  • ‎ ‎Blues have never beaten Shakhtar but held the rivals to an exciting 2-2 draw in Kharkiv two weeks ago

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Match Preview

Dinamo Zagreb host Shakhtar Donetsk for their Champions League clash just two weeks after snatching a thriller 2-2 draw in Kharkiv, where they kept hold of a top 2 spot in Group C with four points now to their name and better goal difference than the visitors thanks to a convincing win over Atalanta (4-0).

Indeed, Blues have been in great shape in front of the home fans and they’ll now have high hopes they can build on the performances, with six wins and a single draw in 11 home outings across competitions this term. We thus expect them in a great mood once again and Ukrainians could be in for an even tougher task.

Shakhtar Donetsk have thus seen the rivals end their six-match winning streak and they’ve seemingly struggled to recuperate quickly. They’ve seen Oleksandria (0-0) snatch a point at Metalist Stadium and Dynamo Kyiv (2-1) make their way to Cup Quarter-finals, only ending the unwanted series with a 0-3 win over Karpaty on Saturday.

However, it feels the Miners will have to do more to cause an upset at Maksimir although their records on the road look impressive, including a 1-2 win at Atalanta on their first Champions League trip this term. They have been scoring goals on the regular, though, and pose a very serious threat we feel.

Still, we are backing Dinamo Zagreb to bag all three points and going for a Home win here feels like the best approach to the fixture at 6/5 with William Hill, seeing the Blues’ fine form at this ground earlier this term.

We hope to see thrills and the visitors should be able to have their say in it. We’ll thus also go for a high-scoring occasion at Maksimir Stadium, where Over 2.5 Goals FT looks like great value for those keeping faith we’ll see a winner, priced at 17/20 with William Hill.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Betting Tips

Dinamo Zagreb to win @ 6/5 with William Hill

Over 2.5 Goals FT @ 17/20 with William Hill

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    Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Match Info Match date: 6th November 2019 Kick-Off: 8:00 pm Stadium: Maksimir Stadium, Zagreb Dinamo Zagreb vs Shakhtar Donetsk Head to Head Record Last 3 meetings: 22 Oct 2019 Shakhtar Donetsk 2 – 2 Dinamo Zagreb 24 Jan 2018 Shakhtar Donetsk 1 – 0 Dinamo Zagreb 5 Feb 2016 Shakhtar…