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Dynamo České Budějovice will be taking on visiting club Baník Ostrava at Střelecký ostrov in this First League fixture on Saturday.
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Dynamo České Budějovice
Dynamo České Budějovice head into this match after a 0-0 First League tied result versus Bohemians 1905.
Dynamo České Budějovice haven’t made the most of their chances in more recent games. Their goals record stands at just 1 against opposition teams during their previous six outings. In those meetings, Dynamo České Budějovice have also seen the tally of goals that have gone against them total 11.
Going into this encounter, Dynamo České Budějovice have not won at home in their last 3 league matches.
After tasting defeat last time out to Slavia Prague in First League action, Baník Ostrava will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, Baník Ostrava had 45% possession and 13 shots on goal with 7 on target. For Baník Ostrava, goals were scored by David Buchta (27') and Tomáš Rigo (29'). At the other end, Slavia Prague got 23 shots at goal with 9 on target. Václav Jurečka (26'), Mick van Buren (45') and Jan Bořil (59') scored for Slavia Prague.
The numbers tell their own story, and Baník Ostrava have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 10 goals overall. In defence, Baník Ostrava seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. That pattern isn’t assured to follow through into this match, of course.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings dating back to 05/02/2021, there has been little between the sides with Dynamo České Budějovice winning 3 of those games, Baník Ostrava 3 and 0 being drawn in normal time.
A total of 18 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 7 of them for Černý and 11 for Baníček. That is an average goals per game value of 3.
The last league encounter featuring these sides was First League match day 6 on 26/08/2023 when the final score was Baník Ostrava 2-0 Dynamo České Budějovice.
The match was refereed by Ondřej Pechanec.
Team News: Dynamo České Budějovice
The Dynamo České Budějovice boss Jiří Lerch has zero fitness worries at all coming into this match thanks to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Baník Ostrava
Owing to a fully injury-free group ready to go, the Baník Ostrava manager Pavel Hapal has no fitness worries whatsoever before this clash.
We’re envisaging that Dynamo České Budějovice could find themselves up against it to breach the defence of this Baník Ostrava lineup who we reckon should end up scoring and possibly keep a clean sheet as well.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a good tussle with a 0-1 winning margin for Baník Ostrava at the end of the match.
Should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Dynamo České Budějovice
Stadium: Střelecký ostrov (6,681)
Captain: Lukáš Havel
Chairman: Vladimír Koubek
Competitions: First League position 16
⭐ Key Player: Wale Musa Alli
Mostly playing in the Right Wing position, Wale Musa Alli was born in Lagos, Nigeria. Having made a first senior appearance for SKU Amstetten in the 2019 - 2020 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 2 league goals in the First League 2023 - 2024 season so far in 14 appearances.