Added on September 24, 2020 Category Europa League

Wolfsburg vs Desna Free Betting Tips – Europa League Playoffs 2020

Will Weghorst strike again with the wolves?

Betting Tips: W. Weghorst to score
Odds: 1.7

In the third qualifying round for the Europa League, Wolfsburg welcomes Desna from Ukraine. The Wolves started the Bundesliga season last Sunday with a goalless draw against Bayer 04 Leverkusen. For their part, the upcoming opponent is contesting a match on an international level for the first time in club history.

For the encounter between Wolfsburg and Desna, the tip aims to ensure that Wout Weghorst scores at least once on the Lower Saxony side. Spectators are not allowed in the match in the Volkswagen Arena.

Wolfsburg – Statistics & current form

The wolves presented themselves very stable in their first two games of the season: With 4-1 the compulsory tasks in the DFB-Pokal against Fürstenwalde and 4-0 against Kukesi in the second round of the qualification for the Europa League were done without any problems. In the last-mentioned match, Wout Weghorst is particularly strong.

The Dutchman scored a brace and showed a very good early form. With 33 goals in his two previous seasons at Wolfsburg, he has long since worked out the role of the strongest goal-getters in the Lower Saxony jersey.

Will the home side score in both halves of the game?

However, he didn’t score in the first Bundesliga game of the season against the Werkself last weekend. Now the task for Coach Glasner’s team is much easier again, which is why the odds for goals of the hosts in both halves of the game are on top with value in the encounter between Wolfsburg and Desna.


The probable lineup of Wolfsburg:

Casteels – Brekalo – Lacroix – Guilavogui – Otavio – Arnold – Mehmedi – Schlager – Klaus – Weghorst – Steffen

Last matches from Wolfsburg:

09/20 2020 Vfl Wolfsburg 0 – 0 Bayer Leverkusen
Europa League qualification
09/17 2020 Kukesi 0-4 Vfl Wolfsburg
09/12 2020 FSV Union Fürstenwalde 1 – 4 Vfl Wolfsburg
Club friendship games
09/05 2020 Magdeburg 1 – 4 Vfl Wolfsburg
08/22 2020 Vfl Wolfsburg 2 – 0 Holstein Kiel

Desna – Statistics & current form

Desna is largely a blank slate in Ukrainian football. The club was founded 60 years ago, but the rise to the top division in the country, which has existed for 29 years, only succeeded in 2018.

After an eighth place in the debut season, it was enough for the fourth place last season, which means that the qualification for the Europa League was also won. The match against Wolfsburg is now the premiere on a European level.

The home season opener is going well

Coach Aleksandr Ryabokon, who has been doing this job for eight years, can also be satisfied with the start of the new season of the domestic Premier League. After three-game days, it was not yet lost. Among other things, a goalless draw was wrested from the traditional top team and current second Dynamo Kyiv.

The probable lineup of Desna:

Past – Ermakov – Gitchenko – Konoplya – Zapadnya – Ogirya – Khylobas – Totovytsky – Hutsuliak – Kalitvintsev – Dehtiarov

Last matches from Desna:

Premier League
09/19 2020 Inhulets Petrove 1 – 1 Desna
09/11 2020 Dynamo Kiev 0 – 0 Desna
08/22 2020 Desna 3 – 1 FK Zorya Luhansk
Premier League Championship Group
07/19 2020 FK Zorya Luhansk 1 – 1 Desna
07/16 2020 Desna 1 – 3 PFK Olexandrija


Wolfsburg vs Desna – Direct comparison / H2H balance

Wolfsburg against Desna takes place for the first time. The odds for the premiere assign the home side the role of favorites in a clear form. The offers of a large number of bookmakers are always presented up-to-date in the odds comparison of the betting base.

Wolfsburg vs Desna – betting odds in comparison

Betting Tips: Wolfsburg
Odds: 1.16
Betting Tips: Draw
Odds: 7.5
Betting Tips: Desna
Odds: 13

Wolfsburg vs Desna Free Betting Tips

The Siveriany are the clear underdogs in the match against Wolfsburg and are playing the first game on a European stage in the club’s history. Still, the wolves shouldn’t take it too easy. The guests are already in the league and have more competition experience.

With Oleksandr Filippov, they also have a powerful striker. The 27-year-old is the vice-top scorer in the Ukrainian Premier League last season. Also, the Eastern Europeans will appear very motivated given the premiere character of the game, although of course, they lack experience on the European stage.

In the encounter between Wolfsburg and Desna, the tip includes at least one goal by Wout Weghorst for the hosts. The Dutch clippers from duty are already in a stable goal mood and scored twice in the previous round.

Key facts – Wolfsburg vs Desna tips

  • Desna finished fourth in the Ukrainian Premier League last season
  • Wolfsburg beat Kukesi from Albania 4-0 in the previous round
  • Duel is the first match at the European level in the history of the guests


Because of the Wolves’ unquestionably better squad, there should be clear playful overweight and sufficient opportunities for the more accurate attacker Weghorst to score another goal.