Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray Prediction, Odds and Betting Tips 08/08/2023

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UEFA Champions League Qualifying - Stozice Stadium

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change

Olimpija Ljubljana and Galatasaray meet at the Stadion Stožice to contest a Champions League Qualifier fixture on Tuesday, August 8th. Galatasaray are odds-on favourites to earn a positive first leg result in Slovenia. Read our Champions League Qualifiers predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Today's Predictions for Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray

Can Galatasaray live up to their billing as favourites when they face Olimpija Ljubljana in the Champions League qualifiers on Tuesday? Read our top Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray predictions for this week’s fixture below.

Galatasaray to Win

  • Galatasaray won their last UCL qualification test against Zalgiris.
  • Olimpija Ljubljana have never made it past the second round of the UCL qualification phase.
  • Olimpija Ljubljana have failed to win two of their last four competitive fixtures.

Both Teams to Score

  • Olimpija Ljubljana managed to score in in 100% of their six competitive contests this term.
  • Five of those six matches produced goals at both ends.
  • Both teams found the net in Galatasaray’s last Champions League away clash at Zalgiris last month (2-2).

Top Betting Odds and Stats for Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray

View our list of key stats for Tuesday’s contest below alongside a tool to help you choose the most attractive Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray odds. View more of our football betting tips today by clicking the link.

Head to Head

08/08/23

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Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

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Last Five - Olimpija Ljubljana

13/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

CSKA 1948 Sofia

CSKA 1948 Sofia

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

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3

W

06/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Slovacko

Slovacko

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

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3

W

02/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

FK Sarajevo

FK Sarajevo

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

0

1

W

26/06/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

FC Buzau

FC Buzau

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

0

2

W

19/05/24

Slovenia Prva Liga Slovenia

NK Bravo

NK Bravo

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana

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Last Five - Galatasaray

18/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

AS Trencin

AS Trencin

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

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4

W

15/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Fortuna Dusseldorf

Fortuna Dusseldorf

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

5

2

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11/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

3

2

L

26/05/24

Turkey Super Lig Turkey

Konyaspor

Konyaspor

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

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3

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19/05/24

Turkey Super Lig Turkey

Fenerbahce

Fenerbahce

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

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Let's take a closer look at the latest markets, odds and probability figures ahead of Tuesday’s clash featuring Olimpija Ljubljana – Galatasaray below.

Olimpija Ljubljana odds: 4/1 (5.00) – 20%

Draw odds: 27/10 (3.70) – 27%

Galatasaray odds: 61/100 (1.61) – 62.1%

Galatasaray are this week’s expected winners with the implied probability of an away victory on Tuesday currently sitting at 62.1%. Elsewhere, in the correct score market, a 2-1 away win could be an option to consider at 13/2 (7.50 – 13.3%), while Gala are the market favourites at 1/2 (1.50) in the first team to score stakes. That option carries an implied probability of 66.7%.

Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray Team News & Injuries

Read all of the latest injury updates, Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray lineups and team news for Tuesday’s encounter below.

Olimpija Ljubljana

Olimpija Ljubljana have no fresh injury or suspension issues to report this week and the hosts should be able to name a similar XI to the one that edged out FK Razgrad in their last Champions League fixture.

Predicted Lineup for Olimpija Ljubljana: Vidovsek – Silva, Ratnik, Muhamedbegović, Sualehe – Pedro, Doffo, Elsnik, Seslar – Nukic, Posavec

Galatasaray

Galatasaray have plenty of quality in their ranks and the Turkish giants should be able to deploy all of their big guns in Slovenia on Tuesday. Gala made hard work of beating Zalgiris in the previous round.

Predicted Lineup for Galatasaray: Muslera – Boey, Nelsson, Bardakci, Angelino – Kutlu, Oliveira, Yilmaz, Mertens, Akturkoglu – Dervisoglu

Player to Watch – Dries Mertens

Even at 26, Dries Mertens has the ability to win games for Galatasaray and the diminutive Belgian showcased his class in the previous round with the winning goal against Zalgiris. Mertens could turn the tide in Gala’s favour again on Tuesday.

Starting Lineups

Official lineups are usually released approximately one hour before kick-off.

Olimpija Ljubljana vs Galatasaray prediction


Simon Winter is a professional football tipster and sports journalist with over ten years in the industry. Best known for his time with Racing Post, Simon has also had work published by Freesupertips, Bloomberg Sports, bet365, Paddy Power, Colossus Bets, These Football Times and more. Simon covers the Bundesliga and Serie A for Football Whispers.