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FC Krasnodar head to Akhmat-Arena on Saturday for the Premier League fixture with home side Terek Grozny.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Terek Grozny v FC Krasnodar - plus the latest betting odds.
Terek Grozny, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 0-1 Premier League triumph over Ural.
In that game, Terek Grozny had 45% possession and 6 attempts at goal with 2 on target. The scorer for Terek Grozny was Mohamed Konaté (44'). For their opponents, Ural got 19 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
Miroslav Romaschenko's Terek Grozny have celebrated scoring 9 times in their preceding six outings. Conversely, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in those fixtures amounts to 6.
Going into this one, Terek Grozny haven't been beaten in the league by FC Krasnodar in their last 3 games.
FC Krasnodar will come into the encounter following on from a 2-0 Premier League win over Spartak Moscow in their most recent game.
In that match, FC Krasnodar had 47% possession and 10 shots on goal with 4 on target. For FC Krasnodar, the goalscorers were Jhon Córdoba (39') and Eduard Spertsyan (84'). Spartak Moskva got 11 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
In 6 of the previous 6 games involving FC Krasnodar, a comparatively low number of goals have been struck between them and opposing teams. The overall average goals scored per game in that spell works out to a paltry 1.5, with the number of goals averaged by Byki equalling 1.33. We will find out if that trend can be sustained in this game.
A look at their previous results shows us that FC Krasnodar:
- are undefeated by Terek Grozny in games played away from home for the previous 2 matches in the league.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 5 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking over their past head-to-head meetings going back to 31/10/2020 shows us that Terek Grozny have won 3 of them & FC Krasnodar 1, with the tally of draws standing at 2.
A total of 20 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 13 for The Wolves and 7 netted by Byki. That is an average goals per game value of 3.33.
The previous league encounter featuring these sides was Premier League match day 30 on 03/06/2023 when it finished Terek Grozny 2-2 FC Krasnodar.
That day, Terek Grozny managed 31% possession and 9 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The goals were scored by Vladislav Kamilov (70') and Ivan Oleynikov (78').
FC Krasnodar got 5 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Jhon Córdoba (66') and Olakunle Olusegun (91') scored.
The match was refereed by Rafael Shafeev.
Team News: Terek Grozny
The Terek Grozny boss Miroslav Romaschenko doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of before this game with a completely healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: FC Krasnodar
Thanks to a completely injury-free group ready to go, the FC Krasnodar manager Vladimir Ivić doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
We’re inclined to think that FC Krasnodar and Terek Grozny may well both score, with little between these two teams.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. We’re therefore expecting a 1-1 draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Akhmat-Arena (30,597)
Captain: Rizman Utsiev
Chairman: Magomed Daudov
Manager: Miroslav Romaschenko
Competitions: Premier League position 8
🔑 Star Man: Vladimir Ilyin
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Vladimir Ilyin was born in St. Petersburg, Russia. After having made a senior debut playing for Ural in the 2016 - 2017 season, the accomplished Forward has managed to score 2 league goals in this Premier League 2023 - 2024 season so far in 7 appearances.