Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz prediction, odds and betting tips 31/08/2023

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Zrinjski Mostar - LASK Linz

UEFA Europa League Qualifying - Bijeli Brijeg Stadium

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

Zrinjski Mostar and LASK Linz go head-to-head at the Stadion Bijeli Brijeg in the Europa League qualifiers on Thursday, August 31st. LASK have a 2-1 lead to defend when they head to Bosnia for the second leg. Read our Europa League qualifiers predictions and betting tips along with the latest odds for the fixture below in our detailed match preview.

Today's Predictions for Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz

Can Zrinjski mount a comeback when they host LASK Linz in the Europa League playoffs on Thursday evening? Read our top Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz predictions for this week’s fixture.

Over 2.5 Goals

  • Over 2.5 goals landed when LASK Linz won against Zrinjski Mostar last week.
  • Four of Zrinjski Mostar’s last five games have featured over 2.5 goals.
  • Zrinjski Mostar’s last three home matches averaged a huge 6.67 goals per 90 minutes.

Robert Zulj

  • Robert Zulj hit both of LASK’s goals in their victory over Zrinjski Mostar last week.
  • Zulj also bagged a brace in LASK’s fixture at the weekend against Austria Vienna.
  • The attacking midfielder has scored four goals in his last five appearances overall.
  • Robert Zulj bagged an impressive 16 goals in all competitions last season.

Top Betting Odds and Stats for Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz

View our selection of key stats for Thursday’s match featuring Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz below alongside a tool to help you choose the best odds. Check the rest of our football betting tips out by clicking the link.

Head to Head

24/08/23

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LASK Linz

LASK Linz

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

2

1

Last Five - Zrinjski Mostar

18/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Zeljeznicar

Zeljeznicar

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

0

1

W

12/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Slaven Belupo

Slaven Belupo

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

2

2

D

08/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

FC Zorya Lugansk

FC Zorya Lugansk

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

1

2

W

04/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

NK Lokomotiva Zagreb

NK Lokomotiva Zagreb

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

3

1

L

28/06/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Vllaznia Shkoder

Vllaznia Shkoder

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar

1

0

L

Last Five - LASK Linz

16/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Puskas Academy

Puskas Academy

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

0

0

D

11/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Galatasaray

Galatasaray

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

2

3

W

05/07/24

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Ceske Budejovice

Ceske Budejovice

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

2

2

D

02/07/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

CFR Cluj

CFR Cluj

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

1

1

D

28/06/24

Europe Friendlies Europe

Askoe Oedt

Askoe Oedt

LASK Linz

LASK Linz

1

7

W

Let's take a closer look at the latest markets, Zrinjski Mostar – LASK Linz odds and probability figures ahead of Thursday’s contest below.

Zrinjski Mostar odds: 39/20 (2.95) – 33.9%

Draw odds: 41/20 (3.05) – 32.8%

LASK Linz odds: 71/50 (2.42) – 41.3%

The probability of a LASK Linz win this week has been set at 41.3% by the bookmakers while a stake on both teams to score on Thursday would net you a winner at 7/10 (1.70 – 58.8%). With LASK Linz listed as the expected winners, a 2-1 win in their favour could be one to ponder over at 8/1 (9.00) in the correct score markets. That outcome has an implied probability of 11.1%.

Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz Team News & Injuries

Read all of the latest injury updates, Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz lineups and team news for Thursday’s Europa League qualifiers tussle below.

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar fielded their team in a 4-3-3 formation last week and they should use a similar formation on Thursday. The hosts have a 2-1 deficit to overturn on home soil.

Predicted Lineup for Zrinjski Mostar: Maric – Corluka, Senic, Batarelo, Ticinovic – Ivancic, Ramic, Canadija – Cuze, Malekinusic, Bilbija

LASK Linz

Adil Taoui is a long-term absentee for LASK Linz, while Philipp Wiesinger and Tobias Anselm are also in the treatment room. Linz should stick with their favoured 3-4-1-2 formation on Thursday.

Predicted Lineup for LASK Linz: Lawal – Ziereis, Andrade, Luckeneder, Flecker, Horvath, Jovicic, Renner – Zulj, Mustapha, Usor

Player to Watch – Nemanja Bilbija

Nemanja Bilbija is Zrinjski’s talisman up front and the 32-year-old hit 24 and 33 goals in each of his last two campaigns respectively. Bilbija notched six times in his last three appearances alone and he should be a threat again on Thursday.

Starting Lineups

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

Zrinjski Mostar

Zrinjski Mostar
25
Mario Cuze
hr
20
Antonio Ivancic
hr
17
Matija Malekinusic
hr
95
Matej Senic
hr
7
Ivan Jukic
ba
4
Hrvoje Barisic
ba
5
Dario Canadjija
hr
91
Mario Ticinovic
hr
6
Josip Corluka
ba
Substitutes
44
Ivica Batarelo
hr
19
Tarik Ramic
ba
12
Antonio Soldo
ba
50
Kerim Memija
ba
23
Mato Stanic
ba
8
Damir Zlomislic
ba

LASK Linz

LASK Linz
7
Rene Renner
at
1
Tobias Lawal
at
18
Branko Jovicic
rs
5
Philipp Ziereis
de
23
Ibrahim Mustapha
gh
10
Robert Zulj
at
29
Florian Flecker
at
17
Moses Usor
ng
30
Sascha Horvath
at
16
Andres Andrade
pa
33
Felix Luckeneder
at
Substitutes
27
Thomas Goiginger
at
25
Sanoussy Ba
de
28
Ju00f6rg Siebenhandl
at
9
Marin Ljubicic
hr
11
Moussa Kone
sn
36
Lukas Jungwirth
at
21
Ivan Ljubic
at
24
Elias Havel
at
4
Maksym Talovierov
ua
2
George Bello
us

Zrinjski Mostar vs LASK Linz 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.