galatasaray Team News:

Maicon is a fitness doubt here, Emre Akbaba picked up a groin strain at the weekend.

lokomotiv-moscow Team News:

Fedor Smolov is suspended for this clash, while Maciej Rybus is set to miss this trip through injury.

galatasaray vs lokomotiv-moscow Head to Head:

This will be the first meeting between Galatasaray and Lokomotiv Moscow since they faced off during the group phase of the 2002/03 Champions League, with both sides winning their match away from home.

galatasaray vs lokomotiv-moscow Tip Reason:

Galatasaray, competing in their first Champions League since 2015/16, have only won one of their last 14 matches in the competition (D4 L9). Lokomotiv Moscow have won three of their last six games in the Champions League (D1 L2), as many victories as in their previous 15 such matches (P15 W3 D3 L9). Lokomotiv Moscow have not won any of their last seven Champions League matches away from home (D2 L5), however the Russian Champions’ last such win in the competition came at Galatasaray back in October 2002 (2-1). Lokomotiv Moscow have never won their opening match of a Champions League campaign (D1 L2). Galatasaray goalkeeper Fernando Muslera has kept only two clean sheets in 27 Champions League games. Fatih Terim has taken charge of 41 games in the Champions League, the most of any Turkish manager – all 41 of them have been with Galatasaray. Yuri Semin has taken charge of all 26 Champions League games played by Lokomotiv Moscow (2001/02, 2002/03, 2003/04).

Galatasaray vs Lokomotiv Moscow Betting Prediction:

Galatasaray 3 0 Lokomotiv Moscow
Tip: 1


Recommended BET Stakes : 7/10 units

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