CEL vs MIDT Dream11: Celtic will be back in action later tonight as they take on Midtjylland for the upcoming UEFA Champions League qualifying round. Celtic finished 2nd in the Scottish Championship with 77 points, and will be looking to further impress in the league, as well as in Europe.
As for Midtjylland, they finished at the top of the Danish Premier League and were crowned the champions. They will be looking to ensure their superiority domestically, and a win against Celtic in the tie ahead could further boost their confidence levels for the season ahead. That being said, we can expect the upcoming fixture to be an intriguing contest.
Date: July 20, Tuesday
Kick-Off: 12: 15 AM (IST)
Venue: Celtic Park
Head to Head
This will be the first time both sides will be squaring off.
Injury Report and Unavailability: No injury concerns
Expected Changes and Strategy: Barkas should be starting in at goal, while, Kenny, Welsh, Ajer and Taylor could line up in defence. McGregor and Brown could partner along in central midfield. Christie, Turnbull and Elyounoussi could provide the service to Edouard up top.
Barkas, Kenny, Welsh, Ajer, Taylor, McGregor, Brown, Christie, Turnbull, Elyounoussi, Edouard
Injury Report and Unavailability: V Birsko misses out due to injury.
Expected Changes and Strategy: J Lossl should be starting in at goal, while, H Dalsgaard, E Sviatchenko, D Hoegh and Paulinho could line up as the back four in defence. N Madsen, R O Nwadike and Evander should feature in the midfield region. A Dreyer, Junior Brumando and P Sisto are in contention to lead the attack up front.
J Lossl, H Dalsgaard, E Sviatchenko, D Hoegh, Paulinho, N Madsen, R O Nwadike, Evander, A Dreyer, Junior Brumando, P Sisto
Odsonne Edouard can play a pivotal role in the forward line for Celtic. Edouard has bagged 22 goals from 43 appearances last season. He can be included to the CEL vs MIDT Dream11 Team as well.
Sory Kaba bagged 14 goals from the 42 appearances this season for FC Midtjylland. He is expected to start here. He can be added to the CEL vs MIDT Dream11 Fantasy Football side too.
Mohamed Elyounoussi has impressed from the flanks for Celtic. Elyounoussi has 17 goals from the 48 appearances last season.
Andres Dreyes has scored 11 goals from the 45 appearances last season, and should be starting here for Midtjylland. He can be added to the CEL vs MIDT Dream11 Team.
R Christie scored seven goals from 46 appearances last season for Celtic, an is in contention to start here.
GK: V Barkas
DEF: D Heogh, H Dalsgaard, K Ajer, S Welsh
MID: R Christie, C McGregor, M Anderson, A Dreyer
FOR: O Edouard, S Kaba
Both sides have some quality players up their ranks, and it could turn out to be an open ended affair. However, the CEL vs MIDT Today Match Prediction odds are in favor of the hosts Celtic nicking the win.