Puskás Akadémia come up against visiting side Budapest Honvéd FC at Pancho Aréna in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I fixture on Saturday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Puskás Akadémia v Budapest Honvéd FC can be found here - as well as the best betting odds.
Puskás Akadémia are hoping to win again following a 0-3 Nemzeti Bajnokság I success versus Budafoki.
For Puskás Akadémia, the scorers were Alexandru Băluță (3'), Luciano Slagveer (64') and Antonio Mance (92').
Puskás Akadémia haven’t had any problems with scoring, netting in one hundred percent of their last 6 games.
They’ve managed to rack up 12 during that period and have conceded a total of 4. It will be interesting to see whether or not that trend can be continued on in this game.
Pre-game facts show that Puskás Akadémia:
- have not lost a league tie with Budapest Honvéd FC in their last 4 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 6 home league matches.
Budapest Honvéd FC
Following on from suffering a loss in their previous game against Ferencvárosi TC in Nemzeti Bajnokság I action, Budapest Honvéd FC and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Myrto Uzuni (56') was the scorer for Ferencvárosi TC.
The numbers tell their own story, and Budapest Honvéd FC have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 10 goals in total. At the back, Honvéd just haven’t been too solid at all.
Looking at their past form shows that Budapest Honvéd FC:
- have left without a victory over Puskás Akadémia in games played away from home for the previous 2 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 04/05/2019 shows us that Puskás Akadémia have won 3 of them & Budapest Honvéd FC 1, with the tally of drawn results being 2.
In all, 14 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 8 of them from Puskás and 6 netted by Honvéd. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.33.
The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 12 on 29/11/2020 when it finished Budapest Honvéd FC 0-1 Puskás Akadémia.
The referee was Ádám Pillók.
Team News: Puskás Akadémia
Puskás Akadémia boss Zsolt Hornyák will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all before this match thanks to a completely healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Budapest Honvéd FC
Due to a fully injury-free group to choose from, Budapest Honvéd FC boss Ferenc Horváth has zero fitness worries to report ahead of this match.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Budapest Honvéd FC have the firepower to find the net against this Puskás Akadémia team, however that isn’t expected to be enough to prevent defeat.
Our selection here is for a very close game with a 2-1 advantage for Puskás Akadémia after the 90. Let’s just see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Pancho Aréna (3,816)
Captain: Roland Szolnoki
Chairman: Lőrinc Mészáros
Manager: Zsolt Hornyák
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 2
⭐ Star Player: Antonio Mance
Generally playing in the Striker position, Antonio Mance was born in Rijeka, Croatia. After making a first senior appearance for Istra 1961 in the 2013 - 2014 season, the talented Forward has scored 7 league goals in this Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 19 appearances.