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KSV 1919 are the guests at Wörthersee Stadion on Friday for the 2. Liga showdown with home side Austria Klagenfurt.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Austria Klagenfurt v KSV 1919 can be found here (including the best match odds).
Austria Klagenfurt won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 0-2 2. Liga defeat last time out to SV Lafnitz.
In that game, Austria Klagenfurt managed 53% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, SV Lafnitz had 4 shots at goal with 2 on target. Milos Jovicic (13') and Mario Kröpfl (39') scored for SV Lafnitz.
In their prior six games, Peter Pacult's Austria Klagenfurt have hit the target a combined total of 7 times resulting in an average number of goals per match equal to 1.17.
Going into this one, Austria Klagenfurt have not lost a league tie with KSV 1919 in their last 4 matches.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against FC Juniors OÖ in 2. Liga competition, KSV 1919 will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, KSV 1919 had 54% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. FC Juniors OÖ got 9 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Metehan Altunbaş (8'), Thomas Sabitzer (30') and Enrique Wild (38') scored for FC Juniors OÖ.
Throughout their 6 latest matches, Abdulah Ibraković's KSV 1919 have found the back of the net 6 times therefore yielding them the goals scored per game average of 1.
Heading into this contest, KSV 1919 have left without a victory over Austria Klagenfurt in away games against them for the last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their past head to head meetings stretching back to 13/05/2016 shows that Austria Klagenfurt have won 3 of these games and KSV 1919 1, with the number of drawn matches standing at 2.
A combined total of 19 goals were produced between them in this period, with 10 of them for Klagenfurt and 9 coming from KSV. The average goals per game has been 3.17.
The previous league game featuring these sides was 2. Liga match day 7 on 26/10/2020 which ended up with the score at KSV 1919 1-1 Austria Klagenfurt.
The referee was Arnes Talic.
Team News: Austria Klagenfurt
Maximiliano Moreira (Ruptured ankle ligament), Julian von Haacke (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Lennart Moser (Hand Injury) and Herbert Paul (Achilles tendon problems) will not be able to play for Klagenfurt boss Peter Pacult. Kwabe Schulz cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: KSV 1919
With a completely injury-free group available to choose from, KSV 1919 manager Abdulah Ibraković does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
We’re thinking that Austria Klagenfurt will most probably be able to create a good number of chances & successful shots on target.
At the same time, KSV 1919 are also probably going to find it difficult finding the net themselves but do we see them converting at least once here.
Our selection here is for a fairly comfortable 3-1 winning score for Austria Klagenfurt by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Wörthersee Stadion (30,000)
Captain: Markus Rusek
Chairman: Ivica Peric
Manager: Peter Pacult
Competitions: 2. Liga position 4
🔑 Key Player: Markus Pink
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Markus Pink was born in Klagenfurt, Austria. After making a first senior appearance for in the 2008 - 2009 season, the talented Forward has got 9 league goals in the 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 21 appearances.