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FC Luzern will be facing visiting rivals BSC Young Boys at Swissporarena in this Super League match on Sunday.
Our FC Luzern v BSC Young Boys tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - plus the latest betting odds.
FC Luzern enter this match following a 1-1 Super League tied result versus FC Vaduz.
The only player to score from FC Luzern was Louis Schaub (24'). Matteo Di Giusto (93') was the scorer for FC Vaduz.
FC Luzern have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net in each and every one of their last 6 matches.
They have managed to rack up 12 during that period and have conceded a total of 10. That kind of pattern isn’t assured to follow through into this game, though.
Their past results show that FC Luzern:
- have not emerged victorious against BSC Young Boys in their previous 3 league games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 home league matches.
BSC Young Boys
BSC Young Boys will come into the clash following on from a 0-2 Europa League win with the eclipse of Bayer Leverkusen in their previous match.
In that game, BSC Young Boys had 30% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 3 on target. For BSC Young Boys, goals were scored by Jordan Siebatcheu (48') and Christian Fassnacht (86'). On the other side, Bayer 04 Leverkusen had 12 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
Showing their involvement in action-packed matches, goals have been seen as many as 22 times in the prior 6 matches in which BSC Young Boys have taken to the field, making it a mean average of 3.67 goals each meeting. Opposing teams have got 6 of these goals.
Heading into this contest, BSC Young Boys are undefeated in their previous 13 away league matches. It doesn't get much better than that.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 07/12/2019 shows that FC Luzern have won 1 of these and BSC Young Boys 5, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
15 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 6 of them for Die Leuchten and 9 coming from Young Boys. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The last league contest between these sides was Super League match day 10 on 06/12/2020 when the final score was FC Luzern 2-3 BSC Young Boys.
The match was refereed by Urs Schnyder.
Team News: FC Luzern
Salah Aziz Binous (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Simon Grether (Unknown Injury), Samuel Alabi (Unknown Injury) and Tsiy William Ndenge (Meniscal Injury) won’t be playing for Luzern boss Fabio Celestini.
Team News: BSC Young Boys
Young Boys manager Gerardo Seoane has a number of players out of action. Vincent Sierro (Torn Muscle), Esteban Petignat (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Christopher Martins Pereira (Hip problems) are those who can’t be considered.
We feel that in this game, FC Luzern should get enough chances to score against this BSC Young Boys team, although just one goal likely won’t be as many as they will have scored against them.
Our selection here is for a close game with a 1-2 winning score for BSC Young Boys by the conclusion of the game. It’s a very tough call.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Swissporarena (16,490)
Captain: Christian Schwegler
Chairman: Philipp Studhalter
Manager: Fabio Celestini
Competitions: Super League position 8, Swiss Cup (Round 3)
⭐ Key Player: Dejan Sorgić
Customarily taking up the Striker position, Dejan Sorgić was born in Zug, Switzerland. After making a first senior appearance for FC Luzern in the 2006 - 2007 season, the gifted Forward has managed to score 9 league goals in this Super League 2020 - 2021 season to date in a total of 18 appearances.