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The S League game at Bishan Stadium on Sunday sees home side Lion City Sailors locking horns with Balestier Khalsa.
All Lion City Sailors v Balestier Khalsa match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below including the latest game odds.
Lion City Sailors
Lion City Sailors fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 0-3 S League triumph versus Geylang International.
Matches featuring Lion City Sailors have often been engaging encounters recently with plenty of scoring being a common characteristic. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, the sum of 21 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 16 of those belonging to Lion City Sailors.
Balestier Khalsa head into the encounter after a 3-2 S League win vs Hougang United in their last match.
In a total of 5 of the previous 6 clashes featuring Balestier Khalsa, three or more goals have been hit. The average number of goals per game in that spell is 4.33, with the average number of goals for Balestier Khalsa equalling 1.83. We will have to see whether or not that trend can be sustained in this game.
Head to head
An examination of their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 26/05/2019 tells us that Lion City Sailors have won 4 of these & Balestier Khalsa 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 32 in all which averages out at 5.33 goals per meeting.
Team News: Lion City Sailors
Jorge Fellipe (Ankle Injury) and Stipe Plazibat (Ankle Injury) won’t be able to feature for Lion City Sailors manager Saswadimata Dasuki.
Team News: Balestier Khalsa
Balestier Khalsa boss Khidhir Khamis has to choose from a squad that has some fitness concerns. Kristijan Krajcek (Unknown Injury) and Aarish Kumar (Knee Problems) are names that won’t be on the team sheet.
In this game, Lion City Sailors have it within them to be able to create a decent number of chances and shots on target.
In contrast, Balestier Khalsa may well find it hard getting goals but we do think that it’s more than likely that they will be managing to get on the scoresheet, too.
Accordingly, we see a controlled 3-1 victory for Lion City Sailors at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Lion City Sailors
Stadium: Bishan Stadium (6,254)
Captain: Izzdin Shafiq
Chairman: Forrest Li
Manager: Saswadimata Dasuki
Competitions: S League position 1