The first leg between goals and expulsions ended in a draw. The Danes are more advanced in preparation, the Scots lost the last friendly 6-2
Two goals and as many red cards. The first match between Celtic and Midtjylland was a high tension. Before the advantage of the Scots with Abada in the 39th minute, the Danish response came in the second half with Evander: 1-1 the final result. Everything is decided in the second leg in Denmark on Wednesday 28th. It was the first time that the two teams competed in an official competition. Now a place is up for grabs to continue the race for the groups of the next Champions League. The defeated club will face the Europa League preliminaries.
Later in the preparation the men of Bo Henriksen. The Superliga has already begun and Midtjylland have played two games: the first they lost against Odense, the last one won last weekend with Aalborg. Not very well Celtic, who to prepare for the delicate return match played a friendly with West Ham: 6-2 for the English the final result. Heavy passive. The Premiership kicks off on July 31: debut against Hearts on Saturday. The Postecoglu group will have to dose the energies for the midweek European confrontation.
The winner of Midtjylland-Celtic will see who will pass the round between Psv Eindhoven and Galatasaray. The Dutch won the first leg 5-1 and can manage an important lead ahead of the second leg. The next step is the third qualifying round, then there will be the play-offs: the last obstacle to reach the groups. Last season the Scots did not pass the Champions League preliminaries and earned their participation in the Europa League by challenging Milan as well. Forward in Europe that counts Midtjylland, which faced Atalanta in the groups, snatching a good 1-1 draw in Bergamo. Now the goal for both is to continue the path in the Champions League. Edouard for the Danes, Evander for the Scots are the men to watch. Ready to drag their team to the end.
July 26 – 15:56
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