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Cracovia make the trip to Stadion Miejski w Białymstoku on Friday for the Ekstraklasa tie with home side Jagiellonia Białystok.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Jagiellonia Białystok v Cracovia match are shown here (including the best match odds).
Jagiellonia Białystok will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 0-1 Ekstraklasa loss in their previous game against Śląsk Wrocław.
In that game, Jagiellonia Białystok had 54% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Śląsk Wrocław got 8 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Erik Expósito (45') scored for Śląsk Wrocław.
Jagiellonia Białystok haven’t exactly had impressive attacking statistics of late. Their goals record equals just 4 against opponents over their previous six fixtures. In those games, Jagiellonia have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 9.
Heading into this fixture, Jagiellonia Białystok are without a home win in the past 4 league matches. Fans are getting restless.
Cracovia will come into the meeting following on from a 2-1 Ekstraklasa win against Lech Poznań in their last match.
In that game, Cracovia managed 43% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. For Cracovia, the goalscorers were Michal Sipľak (45') and Pelle van Amersfoort (56'). For their opponents, Lech Poznań got 7 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Mikael Ishak (28') was the scorer for Lech Poznań.
In the course of their 6 most recent matches, Michał Probierz's Cracovia have converted 5 times thus earning them the goals per game average of 0.83.
Analysis of their past results shows that Cracovia:
- have not registered a win against Jagiellonia Białystok in away games against them for the last 6 league games. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head meetings dating back to 24/02/2019 shows us that Jagiellonia Białystok have won 4 of these games & Cracovia 2, with the tally of draws being 0.
A sum of 15 goals were produced between them in these games, with 8 of them from Jagiellonia and 7 belonging to Pasy. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The last league match between the two was Ekstraklasa match day 9 on 07/11/2020 when it ended Cracovia 3-1 Jagiellonia Białystok.
The referee was Paweł Gil.
Team News: Jagiellonia Białystok
Jagiellonia Białystok manager Rafał Grzyb will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all before this clash with a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Cracovia
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad available for selection, Cracovia manager Michał Probierz doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
We’re inclined to think that Cracovia and Jagiellonia Białystok should play out a closely-fought contest here.
It could well end in a draw. We therefore see a tight encounter with a 1-1 score when the full-time whistle blows.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Miejski w Białymstoku (22,432)
Captain: Taras Romanczuk
Chairman: Cezary Kulesza
Manager: Rafał Grzyb
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 12
⭐ Key Man: Jakov Puljić
Typically playing in the Striker position, Jakov Puljić was born in Vinkovci, Croatia. Having played his first senior match for Cibalia in the 2011 - 2012 season, the goalscoring Forward has managed to score 9 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 18 appearances.