After a disastrous season in 2020/21, Shakhtar Donetsk return to the circuit under new football management against Genk in the UCL Qualifiers 2021. Genk missed out on the Champions League qualification last time but will look to join the elite this term. Ahead of the game, here is our GEN vs SHA Dream11 Prediction and Preview.
GEN vs SHA Dream11 UCL Qualifiers 2021: Team Preview
Genk (GEN): The COPA America players are set to return to the outfit after a fruitful outing in the tournament. Though Genk have agreed the terms with Ike Ugbo, he is yet to arrive at the club. In the absence of Ugbo, we expect Paul Onuachu to start the game for Genk. Kristian Thorstvedt started from the bench in the league but is expected to feature in playing XI against Shakhtar on Tuesday.
Shakhtar Donetsk (SHA): Shakhtar Donetsk gaffer has employed a counter-attacking game/style and has got success till now. After being dispossessed as the Ukranian champions, Shakhtar will bank upon Marlon and Matviyenko to lead them to the next round. Serhiy Kryvtsov is ruled out of the game due to knee injury.
GEN vs SHA UCL Qualifiers 2021: Match Details
- Match Name: Genk vs Shakhtar Donetsk
- Timings: 03rd August 2021, 23:30 in IST
- Venue: KRC Genk Arena
GEN vs SHA UCL Qualifiers 2021: Firstsportz Probable Playing XIs
Genk (GEN): Vandevoort; Preciado, Sadick, McKenzie, Arteaga; Heynen, Hrsovosky; Ito, Tresor, Bongonda; Onuachu
Shakhtar Donetsk (SHA): Trubin; Dodo, Marlon, Matvienko, Kornienko; Maycon, Stepanenko; Pedrinho, Patrick, Solomon; Traore
GEN vs SHA UCL Qualifiers 2021: Firstsportz Key Players/ Captaincy Picks/Top Picks
Genk (GEN): Ito, Tresor, Bongonda
Shakhtar Donetsk (SHA): Pedrinho, Patrick, Solomon
GEN vs SHA UCL Qualifiers 2021: Firstsportz Dream Team Prediction
Goalkeeper: Martin Vandevoort
Defenders: Marlon Santos, Domilson Dodo, Mujaid Sadick
Midfielders: Dentinho, Malan Patrick, Taras Stepanenko, Manor Solomon
Attackers: Theo Bongonda, Pedrinho, Junya Ito
GEN vs SHA UCL Qualifiers 2021: Firstsportz Final Prediction
Genk have had a slow start to the tournament and the Ukranian outfit will look to capitalize on it on Tuesday. Shakhtar Donetsk are a rejuvenated and refreshed side going to the first leg of the qualifiers. We expect Shakhtar Donetsk to win the game against the Belgium club.
The aforementioned GEN vs SHA UCL 2021 Dream11 Prediction, GEN vs SHA UCL 2021 Dream11 Prediction, GEN vs SHA UCL 2021 Dream11 Prediction Top Picks are based on our in-house analysis. However, this does not guarantee a positive result.