Europa League Round-Up: 13/12/2018

Europa League Round-Up: 13/12/2018

Rapid Vienna vs Rangers

A winner-takes-all contest in Austria on Thursday evening sees Rangers take on Rapid Vienna in a huge game for both teams. The home side currently sit second in Group G with seven points and can guarantee their place in the knockout stages here. Meanwhile, Rangers are a point below their opponents coming into this one in third and can also book their place in the last 32 with three points on the road here. Vienna are favoured in this one at 6/4 with Bet365, while a Rangers win is priced at 2/1 with Unibet.

Recommended Bet: Rangers win at 2/1 with Unibet – BET HERE

Celtic vs Salzburg

Another huge game involving a Scottish side sees Celtic host Salzburg in Glasgow on Thursday night. Brendan Rodgers’ side took a huge step towards qualification by beating RB Leipzig last time out, which now leaves them needing just a point in this contest to progress. As for Salzburg, they have already progressed after winning all five of their group games so far, but may well be out to do their Red Bull-affiliated Leipzig a favour in this one. Celtic can be backed to win here at 31/20 with Bet365, with their opponents best-priced at 2/1 with the same bookmaker.

Recommended Bet: Draw at 12/5 with SkyBet – BET HERE

RB Leipzig vs Rosenborg

The other game in Group B sees RB Leipzig try to save their future in the competition in a must-win game with Rosenborg. Anything less than a win for the Bundesliga side would see them eliminated from the competition, regardless of Celtic’s result against Salzburg. They face a Rosenborg side who have already been knocked out of the competition after losing five straight games. Leipzig are heavy favourites to win here at 2/13 with Unibet, while Rosenborg can be backed at a huge 22/1 with Betfair.

Recommended Bet: Leipzig win to nil at 4/6 with SkyBet – BET HERE

Olympiakos vs AC Milan

AC Milan will look to confirm their place in the last 32 of the Europa League on Thursday night when they travel to Olympiakos. The Italian giants simply need to avoid defeat if they are to progress to the next round of the competition, having beaten the Greek side 3-1 the last time they met. A two-goal win for Olympiakos here could see them snatch the remaining place in Group F as they look to overcome Milan at home. Milan are slight favourites to win here at 7/4 with Bet365, with an Olympiakos victory priced at 9/5 with the same bookmaker.

Recommended Bet: Both teams to score YES at 6/7 with Unibet – BET HERE

Sevilla vs Krasnodar

Finally, this week’s round-up concludes with Sevilla’s vital clash with group leaders Krasnodar. The Spanish side’s defeat against Standard Liege last time out leaves them locked on points with the third-placed Belgians, with Pablo Machin’s men needing a win to secure their place in the last 16. As for Krasnodar, they have to avoid defeat to guarantee their place in the next round, despite already claiming 12 points from their first five matches. Sevilla are heavy favourites to win here at 2/5 with SkyBet, with a Krasnodar victory priced at 7/1 with Paddy Power.

Recommended Bet: Sevilla win and both teams to score YES at 7/4 with Bet365 – BET HERE