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Austria Klagenfurt will arrive at Josko Arena on Saturday for the Bundesliga meeting with hosts SV Ried.
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SV Ried won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 4-2 Bundesliga defeat last time out to WSG Swarovski Tirol.
In that game, SV Ried managed 34% possession and 11 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for SV Ried was Seifedin Chabbi (59', 85'). WSG Swarovski Tirol had 17 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Thomas Sabitzer (28', 45', 63') and Raffael Behounek (31') scored for WSG Swarovski Tirol.
Matches with SV Ried have tended to be entertaining encounters recently with a lot of goalmouth action anticipated. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, the sum of 22 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.67 goals per game) with 10 of them coming from SV Ried. Regardless, it remains to be seen whether that trend will be sustained in this upcoming game.
Austria Klagenfurt will go into the meeting following on from a 0-4 Bundesliga win in the defeat of Cashpoint SCR Altach in their most recent fixture.
In that game, Austria Klagenfurt managed 37% possession and 13 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. For Austria Klagenfurt, the scorers were Florian Rieder (48') and Markus Pink (61', 66'). For their opponents, Cashpoint SCR Altach got 18 attempts on goal with 8 on target. Pape Alioune N'Diaye (39' Own goal) was the scorer for Cashpoint SCR Altach.
Austria Klagenfurt have been a threat going forward leading up to this encounter, having scored 11 goals in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Austria Klagenfurt have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 5 of those same matches.
Head to head
The last league fixture between these clubs was 2. Liga match day 17 on 21/02/2020 and the score finished Austria Klagenfurt 1-1 SV Ried.
The referee was Alan Kijas.
Team News: SV Ried
Ante Bajic (Torn Muscle Fibre), Matthias Gragger (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Marcel Ziegl (Ankle Injury) will be missing for SV Ried boss Andreas Heraf.
Team News: Austria Klagenfurt
Austria Klagenfurt manager Peter Pacult has not got a full squad to pick from. Kosmas Gkezos (Ankle Injury), Darijo Pecirep (Thigh Problems), Julian von Haacke (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Michael Blauensteiner (Adductor problems), Maximiliano Moreira (Ligament Injury), Fabian Miesenböck (Pulled hamstring at the adductors) and Benjamin Hadzic (Pubitis) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
We’re thinking that Austria Klagenfurt might have a difficult job to put one past this SV Ried team who we reckon should get a goal themselves and run out victorious.
Our tip is therefore for a 1-0 advantage for SV Ried at the end of the match.
Little in this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Josko Arena (7,334)
Chairman: Roland Daxl
Manager: Andreas Heraf
Competitions: Bundesliga position 4, ÖFB Cup (Second round)
🔑 Star Man: Ante Bajic
Mostly playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Ante Bajic was born in Austria. After having made a senior debut playing for SV Ried in the 2018 - 2019 season, the gifted Midfielder has contributed 2 league goals in the Bundesliga 2021 - 2022 season so far from a total of 4 appearances.