FC Basel vs Fiorentina Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in the UEFA Europa Conference League on Thursday, 18 May 2023.
Basel just lost 6-1 against St. Gallen in the Swiss Super League, and are under pressure for sure. They will have to deliver a special performance this Thursday to make it to the final of the Conference League.
Meanwhile, Fiorentina will be repenting their misses in the first leg, as they lost it at home 1-2. They are determined to make up this one-goal deficit at any cost.
FC Basel vs Fiorentina Head-to-head stats
The first leg ended in a 1-2 win for Basel, and that too on the road. Now they are at home, and will be eager to make the most of this lead. They also have a 100% unbeaten record in h2h meetings over the years, and scored two or more goals in every single encounter till now.
Who will win the match between FC Basel vs Fiorentina?
Fiorentina are high in confidence after their 2-0 win the last game week against Udinese, and will try to make the most of the opportunity this Thursday. The reason being, Basel just lost 6-1 against St. Gallen in their domestic league, and are under huge pressure.
Moreover, Fiorentina are from the Italian top flight, and regularly lock horns with some of the best teams in Europe. Pressure is not something new for them.
Anticipate a win for the Italians this Thursday at the St. Jakob-Park.
How many goals can be expected?
Basel might be on the backfoot, but make no mistake they are still in the fight. They are at home, and even have the lead in aggregate. They even scored two or more goals in three of their past five overall games.
It’s reasonable to expect goals in huge numbers this Thursday.
FC Basel vs Fiorentina Prediction
Fiorentina have plenty of experience in European competitions over the years, and they are also high in confidence after securing a 2-0 win the past game week, against Udinese. On the other hand, counterparts Basel lost 6-1 the previous match-day, against St. Gallen.
It appears that Fiorentina are about to deliver a winning performance this Thursday. The odds are placed at 1.80.
However, Basel are at home, and they did after all secure a 2-1 win in the first leg as well. They also scored two or more goals in three of their past five overall fixtures.
Chances are high for goals to come in huge numbers at the 1.75 odd.
FC Basel vs Fiorentina Tips
Fiorentina to Win @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Match Goals @ 1.75.