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Baník Ostrava journey to Stadion Letná on Sunday for the First League fixture with home team Tescoma Zlín.
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Tescoma Zlín won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 0-4 First League defeat last time out to Slavia Prague.
In that match, Tescoma Zlín managed 44% possession and 12 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. At the other end, Slavia Praha had 9 shots on goal with 7 on target. Ondřej Lingr (2', 56'), David Douděra (5') and Peter Olayinka (28') scored for Slavia Prague.
Three or more goals per game have been seen in 6 of the past 6 meetings where Tescoma Zlín have played. Their opponents scored 15 of them in these games while Tescoma Zlín amassed a tally of 7. Such a trend isn’t assured to follow through into this match, though.
Their past results show that Tescoma Zlín:
- have not beaten Baník Ostrava in their last 7 league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
Baník Ostrava come into this match following on from a 4-1 First League win to defeat Bohemians 1905 in their previous match.
For Baník Ostrava, the scorers were Daniel Tetour (9'), Srđan Plavšić (35') and Ladislav Almási (73', 80'). Jan Kovařík (63') scored for Bohemians 1905.
Baník Ostrava have seen success in front of goal in their most recent fixtures, scoring 12 goals in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Baník Ostrava can also improve defensively after being scored against in 5 of those same clashes.
Their past results show that Baník Ostrava:
- have left without a victory over Tescoma Zlín when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- haven't been beaten by Tescoma Zlín when having played them away from home in the previous 5 league matches. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 13 league games. Their travelling supporters must be so depressed.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes going back to 30/05/2020 shows that Tescoma Zlín have won 0 of them and Baník Ostrava 3, with the tally of draws being 3.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 24 in all which averages out at 4 goals per meeting.
The last league match between the two was First League match day 3 on 13/08/2022 when the final score was Baník Ostrava 3-1 Tescoma Zlín.
On that day, Baník Ostrava managed 54% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The scorers were Michal Frydrych (14'), Petr Jaroň (34') and David Buchta (38').
For their opponents, Tescoma Zlín got 8 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Jakub Kolář (76') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Petr Hocek.
Team News: Tescoma Zlín
The Tescoma Zlín boss Pavel Vrba will be thankful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash with a completely injury-free group available to select from.
Team News: Baník Ostrava
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, the Baník Ostrava manager Pavel Hapal has no fitness concerns at all before this clash.
Here, we’re thinking that Tescoma Zlín may find it difficult to register a score against this Baník Ostrava team who we think will likely manage to get a goal of their own in a winning performance.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a good tussle with a 0-1 advantage for Baník Ostrava at the conclusion of the game.
There should be little in it.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Letná (5,898)
Captain: Václav Procházka
Chairman: Zdeněk Červenka
Manager: Pavel Vrba
Competitions: First League position 15
🔑 Star Man: Youba Dramé
Mostly played in the Right Wing position, Youba Dramé was born in Béziers, France. Having made a first senior appearance for Tescoma Zlín in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Forward has bagged 2 league goals in this First League 2022 - 2023 campaign so far in 14 appearances.