Europa League tips for September 28
FootyOn pick out Europa League tips for September 28, ahead of the second set of the 2017/18 season’s group stage.
Europe’s secondary competition continues with the second round of group stage fixtures this Thursday evening.
There are two Premier League sides aiming for success this season in Arsenal and Everton.
The Toffees have a home clash to look forward to, while the Gunners are on the road, with Italian outfit AC Milan also in action again.
After the opening Champions League provided plenty of drama, the Europa League can offer even more exciting action.
So, read on for our Europa League tips for September 28…
LIVE on BT Sport 2 and Showcase: BATE Borisov v Arsenal (18:00)
Arsene Wenger’s Londoners got off to a winning start in their European campaign against Cologne.
Clinical Chile forward Alexis Sanchez was among the goals in a fine performance.
That strike in the 3-1 victory has been his only goal of the season so far and will seek another against BATE Borisov.
Chosen bet: Alexis Sanchez to score first
Best price: 7/2 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport 3: Zenit St Petersburg v Real Sociedad (18:00)
Russian giants Zenit St Petersburg will fancy their chances of success over Real Sociedad on home soil.
The hosts smashed five past a helpless Vardar Skopje in their European opener and are on a run of three straight wins.
They have also kept three successive clean sheets in those trio of victories in recent weeks.
Chosen bet: Zenit St Petersburg to win to nil
Best price: 16/5 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport 3: AC Milan v Rijeka (20:05)
AC Milan have had their critics of late, but they have only lost twice so far this season in Serie A.
The Rossoneri have won all five of their home games at the San Siro this current campaign too.
Vincenzo Montella’s men have netted two more goals in each of those home outings as well.
Andre Silva hit a hat-trick in his last European appearance, bringing his impressive tally to four for the term.
Chosen bet: Andre Silva to score two or more
Best price: 5/1 with betway
LIVE on BT Sport 2: Everton v Apollon Limassol (20:05)
Ronald Koeman’s Merseysiders are struggling so far this season, particularly in the Premier League.
Everton lost 3-0 to Atalanta in their Europa League opener but look to have enough firepower to beat minnows Apollon Limassol.
Home advantage will also be a big boost for the stuttering Toffees, who are relying on the goalscoring efforts of Oumar Niasse.
Chosen bet: Oumar Niasse to score anytime
Best price: 23/20 with BetVictor
LIVE on BT Sport ESPN: Lyon v Atalanta (20:05)
French outfit Lyon are another side struggling for a consistent run of form recently.
They tackle Serie A team Atalanta next but have the comfort of home territory.
Highly rated France international prospect Nabil Fekir has been superb so far this current campaign.
The 24-year-old has struck five times in eight outings, including last time out in Ligue 1.
Chosen bet: Nabil Fekir to score anytime
Best price: 15/8 with Paddy Power