06 Mar 2019
Arsenal Tula vs FC Orenburg
Arsenal Tula meets FC Orenburg in the 2nd leg match of the Russian Cup – Quarter-finals. The 1st leg match took place in November in 2018 in which Arsenal won 4-2 on the road. Due to bad pitch in Tula, this game will be played at Khimki Arena. The home side is in good form. They even beat CSKA Moscow 2-0 in their first official match in 2019. On the other side, FC Orenburg was surprisingly defeated 0-1 by Anzhi at home five days ago.
- Arsenal Tula is unbeaten for 7 home matches in Russian Premier.
- FC Orenburg has lost the last 2 away matches in Russian Premier.
After a high scoring 1st leg match, this clash should also be very interesting. Both teams try to perform well in Cup and they are going nearly with equal strength in this match. Therefore, the logical outcome might be a draw still, we give a small advantage to the home team and cover a bet with a double chance.
Prediction: Arsenal Tula or draw (double chance) @ 1.50