After being one step away from missing a European presence after three previous preliminary rounds which were designed to accommodate parking in Giurgiu with a race team attended premiere Astra increasingly believed in her chance. Romanians will now support a real test in front of the most difficult opponent met in this competition, the stake is a special one: accede to the Europa League since its first participation. After the draw, both sides said they were satisfied. Israelis rejoiced that will play against a team not known at European level, and the Romans enjoyed because it could worse. After this double meeting, only one of the camps will continue to enjoy.
Championship Israel has not started, what can be an advantage for Astra. Maccabi finished last season in second place international competition. Without major stars in the team, with many domestic players that have joined Rayo Spaniard brought from Asteras Brazilian Boccoli or Bosnian Cocal, Haifa has a solid team and unpredictable, especially at home.
From the point of view of the value of the lot, the team’s Isaila seems superior. With Budescu, Muresan, Barboianu, Enache, Lung and a plethora of foreign players extremely talented and Fatai, Tembo, Bukari, Ivanovski, William, Seto Junior Moraes Ben Youssef, owner Nicholas managed to form a lot remarkably capable great results not only internally. In the current season, Astra debuted in force in Ligue 1, with 4 wins in as many matches, last achieved even land their colleagues in European competition, Newcastle. Astra thus remains unbeaten this season and hopes to remain the same after this game, which will be refereed by Dutchman Kevin Blom.
After missed the start of Europe because of a visa and after suffering a slight accidenare which temporarily removed from the team, it seems that the girl has lost her job holder, this situation advantage Macedonian Ivanovski was in shape, with four goals in the domestic championship.
Romanians play this first great skill, owner promising them a third of the money raised in the event of accession in the group stage, which means almost 400,000 euros.
Team that could start Isaila this game is: Long – Matel, Youssef, Muresan, Moraes – Seto, Cristescu – Tembo, Budescu, William -Ivanovski.