Ventspils, Latvia team, will meet Jeunesse Esch, band evolving in Luxembourg, in the second qualifying round of the Europa League. The match will begin Thursday, July 18th at 20:00.
Ventspils is in full championship and currently occupies the second position in Virsliga, just two points behind leader Skonto Riga. In the last five matches played in the championship Ventspils managed to win four matches and drew once. In weekend he managed to win on his land Spartaks 3-2. In the previous round of the Europa League Ventspils went Airbus after two draws, 1-1 away first and the second at home 0-0. Ventspils in the matches in the championship marks averaged 3.3 goals. After a week in Latvia Cup, he went 6-0 from Saldus and is unbeaten in the last 12 matches played in all competitions.
Jeunesse Esch finished the championship in Luxembourg in May, the third, leading to the Europa League final. In the last game of the season ticked success, Wiltz 2-1. Away team from this confrontation has passed the first round of Europa League TPS Turku of the Finnish team after winning the first leg 2-0 at home and lost 1-2 away. In the last eight matches played in all competitions Jeunesse Esch never finished tied with the opponent.