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Ural will be facing away team Arsenal Tula at Central Stadium Yekaterinburg in the Premier League meeting on Monday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Ural v Arsenal Tula match are shown here - plus the latest match odds.
Ural will play in this match following a 0-0 Premier League tied result versus Lokomotiv Moscow.
In that game, Ural managed 35% possession and 7 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Lokomotiv Moskva had 13 shots at goal with 4 of them on target.
Ural have really struggled up front of late. Their ‘goals for’ figure stands at just 1 vs opposing sides over their last 6 fixtures. In those meetings, Ural have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them total 9.
Arsenal Tula will go into this meeting after a 2-3 Premier League win versus Nizhny Novgorod in their last match.
In that game, Arsenal Tula had 44% possession and 16 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. For Arsenal Tula, the scorers were Goran Čaušić (17', 94') and Yevgeni Markov (45'). At the other end, Nizhny Novgorod had 15 attempts on goal with 11 of them on target. Nikolay Kalinsky (9') and Aleksei Kozlov (85') scored for Nizhny Novgorod.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 clashes involving Arsenal Tula, a minimum of three goals have been hit. The average goals scored per match within that time is 3.67, with the average number of goals for Arsenal Tula equalling 1.83. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels going back to 29/09/2018, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with Ural winning 2 of those games, Arsenal Tula 2 and 2 being draws after 90 minutes of play.
A sum of 12 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 6 of them from Bumblebees and 6 netted by Pryaniki. That’s an average goals per game of 2.
The previous league game between the two was Premier League match day 24 on 04/04/2021 and the score finished Ural 2-0 Arsenal Tula.
That day, Ural had 43% possession and 11 shots at goal with 6 on target. The scorers were Pogrebnyak (13') and Ramazan Gadzhimuradov (85').
At the other end, Arsenal Tula got 8 shots on goal with 3 of them on target.
The referee was Sergey Ivanov.
Team News: Ural
Rafal Augustyniak (Leg Injury) and Roman Emeljanov (Surgery) will not be able to play for Ural boss Igor Shalimov.
Team News: Arsenal Tula
With a fully healthy group to pick from, the Arsenal Tula boss Miodrag Božović has zero fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Arsenal Tula have the firepower to get a goal against this Ural outfit, although it possibly won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We can see a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 winning margin for Ural at full-time. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Central Stadium Yekaterinburg (35,061)
Captain: Denys Kulakov
Chairman: Grigori Ivanov
Manager: Igor Shalimov
Competitions: Premier League position 16