Dinamo Zagreb vs Legia Warsaw Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips (4/8/21)

Dinamo Zagreb need to make the most of the home advantage on Wednesday ahead of a tricky trip to Poland next week and the Croatia side remain the big favourites with the bookmakers to win this 1st leg. Both teams will have been fairly pleased with this draw and whoever wins the tie will be one step away from the Champions League group stage.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Legia Warsaw: Top Three Predictions

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The odds provided are up to date at the time of publication. Odds are subject to change though and you should always check with your bookmaker before placing any bets. Our recommended bookmaker for this match is Netbet.

Dinamo Zagreb to Win

We're going with the bookmakers and backing the home side Dinamo Zagreb to win on Wednesday. The hosts have won four of their last six matches in all competitions and beat Omonia Nicosia 2-0 at home in the last qualifying round. Legia Warsaw struggled against Flora at times and lost their last away game against Radomiak Radom 3-1 at the weekend.

Over 2.5 Goals

We're predicting goals in this game as two of Zagreb's last three matches have produced over 2.5 goals, as have two of Legia Warsaw's last four fixtures. The hosts have only failed to score in one of their last six outings and have scored at least two goals in four of their last six matches, while Legia have found the back of the net in each of their last six fixtures.


Clean sheets might well come at a premium in this game and we're actually backing both teams to find the back of the net in Croatia. Both teams scored in Zagreb's last game at home to Rijeka and the hosts have been finding the back of the net on a regular basis of late. Three of Legia's last five fixtures have seen both teams score and the visitors have scored in all of their last six outings.

All you need to know ahead of Dinamo Zagreb vs Legia Warsaw

Dinamo Zagreb looking to make the most of the home advantage

Dinamo Zagreb are the favourites to qualify from this tie after they secured a comfortable 3-0 aggregate win over Omonia Nicosia in the last round. Last time out Zagreb played out a 3-3 draw at home to Rijeka and we're hoping that the goals will continue to flow for our own entertainment this Wednesday. The hosts know the importance of securing a positive result and taking a lead into the next leg in Poland, as a draw on Wednesday will only give Legia Warsaw a confidence boost.

The visitors edged past Flora 3-1 on aggregate to setup their tie against Dinamo Zagreb and the draw couldn't have been much kinder for either club. However, the Polish side have made an indifferent start to the new season and the fact they could only manage a 1-0 win away at Flora suggests that they might not have what it takes to secure a win in Croatia this week.

Dinamo Zagreb vs Legia Warsaw – Your Questions

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  • What time does the game kick-off? – 19:00 GMT, 20:00 CET.

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A lifelong Evertonian, James started writing for an Everton fan site in the mid-2000s and then developed his own blog covering football transfers from across Europe's big leagues before becoming a regular match preview and betting tips writer for Biggest Free Bets. James moved to Free Super Tips next, and then Racing Post, where he worked as a full-time writer for a few years, taking on extra responsibilities such as creating the schedule and assigning out work. Following that, James wrote for a number of websites including Fore Bet before joining Football Whispers in December 2020.