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  • Shakhtar Donetsk host Inter Milan in the UEFA Champions League
  • The Ukraine champions beat Real Madrid 3-2 last week
  • Shakhtar Donetsk have seen BTTS in 5 of their last 6 Champions League matches
  • Inter Milan beat Shakhtar 5-0 in the Europa League in August
  • Inter have seen over 3.5 goals in 3 of their last 4 Champions League matches
Shakhtar Donetsk Inter Milan
Inter Milan beat Shakhtar Donetsk 5-0 in the Europa League semi-finals in August (Getty Images)

Shakhtar Donetsk host Inter Milan in the UEFA Champions League on Tuesday. The Ukraine club beat Real Madrid 3-2 last week with more goals expected in Kharkiv.

Shakhtar Donetsk Form


Shakhtar Donetsk are undefeated in seven matches this season. The Ukraine champions won 5-1 against Lviv with Viktor Kovalenko (2), Marcos Antônio, Dentinho and Manor Solomon on target.

Luís Castro’s side travelled to Spain to take on Real Madrid in the UEFA Champions League. Shakhtar established a 3-0 half time lead with Tetê and Solomon scoring before a Real fightback.

The La Liga giants scored in the 54th and 59th minutes but Shakhtar held on for a priceless three points.

Shakhtar Donetsk returned to Ukraine Premier League action with a 1-1 draw against Vorskla. Solomon equalised with his third goal in three matches, but they couldn’t find a winner despite playing against 10 men for the final 37 minutes.

Shakhtar Donetsk Team News


Shakhtar Donetsk suffered a COVID-19 outbreak before the Real Madrid match. Brazilian striker Junior Moraes is still unavailable.

Manager Luís Castro remains without injured centre-back Serhii Kryvtsov, left back Ismaily, attacking midfielder Viktor Kovalenko and winger Yevhen Konoplyanka.

Midfielder Alan Patrick and forward Taison are chances to start against Inter.

Inter Milan Form


Inter Milan started the Serie A season with two straight victories. A 4-3 home win against Fiorentina was followed with a 5-2 win at Benevento.

Antonio Conte’s side drew 1-1 at Lazio despite before a 2-1 defeat to rivals AC Milan at San Siro. The Nerazzurri were down 2-0 after 16 minutes with Romelu Lukaku getting the Italian club back into the match. 

Inter Milan drew 2-2 against Borussia Monchengladbach in their opening UEFA Champions League match. Romelu Lukaku opened the scoring and equalised in the 90th minute. 

Inter’s last match was a 2-0 win in Genoa in Serie A. Lukaku scored again to get the ball rolling with Danilo D'Ambrosio wrapping it up. Inter were completely dominant, registering 1.64-0.01 expected goals.

Inter Milan Team News


The Nerazzurri are missing injured midfielders Matías Vecino and Stefano Sensi. 

Midfielder Roberto Gagliaridini and centre-back Milan Skriniar are unavailable after testing positive for coronavirus. Wing-back Ashley Young is available.

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan Head to Head


Inter Milan have a 2-0 advantage against Shakhtar Donetsk with one draw. These clubs first met in the 2005/06 UEFA Champions League qualifying rounds.

The last encounter was in the 2019/20 UEFA Europa League semi-finals. Inter won 5-0 in Dusseldorf with Lautaro Martínez and Romelu Lukaku bagging braces, Danilo D'Ambrosio also on target.

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan Odds


Inter Milan are 1.85 favourites at bet365 with Shakhtar Donetsk 4.50 outsiders at Unibet. A draw can be backed at 4.10.

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan Match Up


Shakhtar Donetsk took advantage of an out of sorts Real Madrid in Spain. The Ukraine club scored three goals on six shots.

Inter Milan beat Shakhtar 5-0 in Germany just over two months ago. They will go into this match with plenty of confidence.

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan Stats


  • Shakhtar Donetsk have seen over 2.5 goals in 6 of their last 7 matches (UEFA Champions League).
  • Shakhtar Donetsk have seen BTTS in 5 of their last 6 matches (UEFA Champions League).
  • Shakhtar Donetsk have seen over 3.5 goals in 3 of their last 4 matches (all competitions).
  • Inter Milan have won by 2+ goals in 2 of their last 3 matches against Shakhtar Donetsk (all competitions). 
  • Inter Milan have seen BTTS in 6 of their last 7 matches (all competitions).
  • Inter Milan have seen over 3.5 goals in 3 of their last 4 matches (UEFA Champions League).

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Where is Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan being played?

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan is being played at the Oblasny SportKomplex Metalist in Kharkiv, Ukraine.

When does Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan kick off?

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan kicks off at 17:55 GMT on Tuesday 27 October 2020.

What competition are Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan playing in?

Shakhtar Donetsk vs Inter Milan are playing in the UEFA Champions League.

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Verdict

Shakhtar Donetsk and Inter Milan should produce goals in the UEFA Champions League. The Nerazzurri beat Shakhtar 5-0 not long ago and can win again.

Best Bet: BTTS Yes & Over 2.5 BTTS & Total Goals @-120.48 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Value Bet: Over 3.5 Goals Total Goals @150 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units
Value Bet: Inter Win & BTTS Win & BTTS @220 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: Inter Milan Win 3-1 Correct Score @1200 at 888sport - 1 Unit

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