Our prediction for this Europa League match:
Basel and Fiorentina both are close to qualifying for the knock out stage of the Europa League 2015/2016. In the first 4 games FC Basel managed to win 3 and lose 1 which brings them in first place with 9 points. Fiorentina on the other hand won 2 and lost 2 games and is placed as second with 6 points. In order to reach the next round both teams need at least one victory. In the first game between Basel and Fiorentina Basel surprisingly won 1-2 away which is a impressive performance. FC Basel is currently in a dip losing 2 games in a row after a victory streak. We predict Fiorentina can make use of Basel's poor performance in the last 2 games, taking the home advantage in note both teams will be very equal to each other and will tie.
Highlighted Team (Fiorentina):
AC Fiorentina was founded on 29th of August in 1926 after a fusion between Libertas and CS Firenze. Currently Fiorentina is playing his home games in the Stadio Artemio Franchi in Florence which can accommodate 47282 supporters. The stadium was build in 1931 by Pier Luigi Nervi. De first prize ever won by Fiorentina was the CoppaItalia in the season of 1939/1940. The first Scudetto (name for the Serie A title) was in 1955/1956. One of the most important players in that season was the Brazilian Juninho. In 1996 he was rewarded as the best player in club history.
One year later Fiorentina lost the semi finals in the European Cup 1 against Real Madrid. During that period of time Fiorentina won the Europan Cup 2 against Glasgow Rangers and the Coppa Italia as well. In total Fiorentina won the league title twice.
Important football players that played for Fiorentina are: Batistuta, Baggio, Effenberg, Laudrup, Mijatovic and Rui Costa.