As the next stage of the UEFA Europa League qualifiers take place, Italian side AC Milan will be facing the less rated Macedonian side, KF Shkendija. The match will be played on Thursday 17th August at the San Siro stadium with kick off time being at 19:45 GMT +1. This match will be the first encounter out of a two-legged playoff.
AC Milan vs KF Shkendija Preview
At a first glance, one can easily say that AC Milan should have an easy ride, especially following their transfer activity in this transfer window. That said, football sometimes can be unpredictable. AC Milan enjoyed a positive season last year following several seasons without qualification to European competitions. This season they will want to make the best out of their participation in European competitions. AC Milan are currently enjoying a great vibe at the club thanks to all the signings they made this summer therefore, expectations are high. Overconfidence can be their achilles heal in their match against KF Shkendija. KF Shkendija are a much smaller club that has enjoyed a certain level of success at domestic level. In the last two seasons they challenged for the league title ending runners-up twice. Their side is mainly made up by local players with the addition of some foreign players.
AC Milan vs KF Shkendija Betting Odds
Bookmakers have no doubt that AC Milan will win this match. An AC Milan win is being offered at 1.16 whilst a KF Shkendija win can be backed at 17.00. A draw between these two side can be backed at 6.50. Other interesting bets that can be placed on this match are Goals Over/Under 2.5 with over being offered at 1.53 whilst under at 2.40. Whilst AC Milan vs KF Shkendija Betting Odds vary from one bookmaker to another, we recommend Bet365 to get the best odds for this match.
AC Milan vs KF Shkendija Prediction
Whilst everything can be possible in football we strongly believe that AC Milan are too strong for KF Shkendija and will win the match easily. In their recent encounters both AC Milan and KF Shkendija have had high scoring results therefore we also recommend placing a bet on Goals Over 2.5. To place your bets visit Bet365.
Foot Odds Prediction: AC Milan 3 KF Shkendija 0