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The First League tie at Stadion Ticha on Friday will see home team Cherno More Varna take to the field against opponents Beroe Stara Zagora.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Cherno More Varna v Beroe Stara Zagora can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Cherno More Varna
Cherno More Varna are hoping to win again following the 0-2 First League success vs Botev.
In that match, Cherno More Varna managed 56% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 6 on target. For Cherno More Varna, the scorers were Yevgeniy Serdyuk (35') and Pablo Álvarez (88'). At the other end, Botev got 4 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Their latest results reveal that much solidity has been shown by the Cherno More Varna backline. Cherno More Varna have given the opposition little, seeing the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their previous 6 clashes standing at 2. Despite that, we must now wait to see if that pattern will be maintained in this upcoming match.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Cherno More Varna:
- are unbeaten in the league by Beroe Stara Zagora in their last 2 games.
- have not been beaten in their last 4 home league matches.
Beroe Stara Zagora
Previously, Beroe Stara Zagora drew 1-1 in the First League match with Pirin.
In that match, Beroe Stara Zagora had 58% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for Beroe Stara Zagora was Aboubacar Toungara (55'). At the other end, Pirin had 3 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Stanislav Manolev (83') scored for Pirin.
A succession of steadfast performances from the Beroe Stara Zagora defenders has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their last 6 fixtures overall. In that period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 5.
Going into this contest, Beroe Stara Zagora have not emerged victorious against Cherno More Varna when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head clashes going back to 21/05/2019 shows us that Cherno More Varna have won 3 of these games & Beroe Stara Zagora 2, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
A sum of 14 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 6 of them from The Sailors and 8 for Zelenite. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
Team News: Cherno More Varna
The Cherno More Varna boss Ilian Iliev does not have any fitness worries at all before this game with a completely healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: Beroe Stara Zagora
Thanks to a fully healthy squad available to select from, the Beroe Stara Zagora boss Petar Kolev has no fitness worries to report coming into this game.
We feel that Beroe Stara Zagora might well have a job on their hands to hit the back of the net against this Cherno More Varna team who we think should get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
We therefore see a narrow 1-0 victory for Cherno More Varna after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Cherno More Varna
Stadium: Stadion Ticha (8,250)
Captain: Daniel Dimov
Chairman: Marin Marinov
Manager: Ilian Iliev
Competitions: First League position 4
🔑 Star Man: Rodrigo Henrique
Normally taking up the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Rodrigo Henrique was born in Brazil. Having made a first senior appearance for Cherno More Varna in the 2018 - 2019 season, the accomplished Midfielder has struck 4 league goals in this First League 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in a total of 13 appearances.