Inter Milan and Shakhtar Donetsk Battles for a Final ticket to Meet with Sevilla
Merkur-Spiel Arena will host the Italian Inter Milan and Ukrainian side Shakhtar Donetsk in Europa League semi-final clash. The Nerazzurri set up a meeting with the Ukrainian champions thanks to a 2-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen, with the team moving one step closer to booking their place in the Europa League final.
A man to watch in the Italian team will be Former Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku, who has been scoring goals for fun in all competitions this term. Inter Milan midfielder Matias Vecino is likely to miss the game through injury. Shakhtar Donetsk impressed in the 4-1 win over Basel, and they are likely to stick to their attacking style of play.
The good news for the nominal visitors is that Davit Khocholava returns to contention after missing the Basel game through suspension. A lively contest is on the cards in Dusseldorf, and, given the attacking potential of the two semifinalists, we believe that punters can find value in betting on both teams to score. The winner will be playing final with Sevilla who came from behind to beat Manchester United in the semi-final clash 2-1.