In the third qualifying round of the Champions League Maccabi Tel Aviv will face Basel on Tuesday evening at 20:00. In the first leg of the tour, the Swiss have won 1-0 and thus have an advantage in this match.
Maccabi Tel Aviv has not yet started the championship in Israel and this was seen quite clearly in the tour match with Basel. Maccabi has played only three competitive matches so far and players are not at their maximum capacity. In the second round of the Uefa Champions League, Maccabi Gyor met the team that eliminated it after two victories. First in Hungary Maccabi was forced to return then 2-0 in Israel have checked a success, 2-1. Maccabi finished the championship at a great distance from these adversaries. Zahavi and Mane are the most important names who had arrived this summer at Tel Aviv. The Spaniard (Mane) was not holder in the first leg but now can appear on the left lane of the defense. After the very good developments Enyeama went to Lille in France and all Atar was transferred to Reims.
Basel can address this moral confrontation with an excellent result especially after the tour. The Swiss have not met the first goal and now you will be able to mark, Maccabi will be forced to score three times to qualify. Basel is still an experience more than their opponent in this game, the Uefa Champions League. In addition vizitoatoare team in this confrontation has already begun championship and reached the 4th round. Basel was imposed in parties at home and scoring at least two goals in the jersey they drew 1-1 in both matches. Basel are unbeaten in this season. Xhaka and sapphires arrived this summer at Basel, and the second was even left fullback position holder on tour with Maccabi. Chapter departures Basel was separated from most valuable player, Dragovic sold Dynamo Kiev 9 million. Also they have gone Joo-Ho Park and Cabral.