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The Nemzeti Bajnokság I match at Bozsik József Stadion on Saturday will see home side Budapest Honvéd FC doing battle with Újpest FC.
Our Budapest Honvéd FC v Újpest FC predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
Budapest Honvéd FC
Budapest Honvéd FC will play in this game following on from a 0-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I drawn match versus Diósgyõri VTK.
It has been all too rare in recent games that Budapest Honvéd FC have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that Honvéd have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 8 goals on the way.
Ahead of this clash, Budapest Honvéd FC have not beaten Újpest FC in their last 4 league games.
Újpest FC will go into the meeting following on from a 3-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I win versus Kisvárda in their most recent fixture.
For Újpest FC, goals were scored by Giorgi Beridze (11', 35') and Yohan Croizet (14').
Michael Oenning's Újpest FC have found the back of the net 10 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The total of goals that have been scored against them during that same period equals 6.
Coming into this fixture, Újpest FC have not lost to Budapest Honvéd FC when they have played them away from home in the previous 4 league games. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head clashes going back to 20/04/2019 shows that Budapest Honvéd FC have won 1 of them & Újpest FC 3, with the number of drawn results being 2.
A sum of 12 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 5 of them from Honvéd and 7 coming from Lilák. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
The last league match between these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 16 on 20/12/2020 when the final score was Újpest FC 2-1 Budapest Honvéd FC.
The match was refereed by Peter Antal.
Team News: Budapest Honvéd FC
Budapest Honvéd FC manager Ferenc Horváth will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match with a fully healthy group to pick from.
Team News: Újpest FC
Due to a completely healthy squad to choose from, Újpest FC boss Michael Oenning doesn’t have any fitness worries to report coming into this clash.
In our view, Újpest FC and Budapest Honvéd FC may well end up cancelling each other out here.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. We’re therefore expecting a very close game with a score draw after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Budapest Honvéd FC
Stadium: Bozsik József Stadion (9,500)
Captain: Patrik Hidi
Chairman: Zoltán Bozó & Dániel Mendelényi
Manager: Ferenc Horváth
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 9
⭐ Star Player: Dániel Gazdag
Usually deployed in the Centre Midfield position, Dániel Gazdag was born in Hungary. After having played his first senior match for Budapest Honvéd FC in the 2014 - 2015 season, the skilful Midfielder has bagged 11 league goals in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 23 appearances.