Pogon Szczecin face off with visiting side Cracovia at Stadion Miejski Floriana Krygiera in the Ekstraklasa game on Saturday. Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Pogon Szczecin v Cracovia can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Pogon Szczecin will be hoping to bounce back here after a 0-3 Ekstraklasa loss in their previous game against Zagłębie Lubin. Dejan Dražić (7'), Damjan Bohar (27') and Bartosz Bialek (42') scored for Zagłębie Lubin.
Pogon Szczecin haven’t exactly had impressive attacking statistics of late. Their ‘goals for’ figure equals just 2 vs opposing sides during their last six fixtures. In those games, Pogoń have also seen the tally of goals against them come to 8.
Heading into this contest, Pogon Szczecin have not won at home in their last 4 matches in the league. Fans are getting restless.
Since a loss in their previous game against Jagiellonia Białystok in Ekstraklasa competition, Cracovia will be hoping to turn things around here. Przemysław Mystkowski (88') was the scorer for Jagiellonia Białystok.
The stats don’t lie, and Cracovia have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, conceding 10 goals in total. Defensively, Pasy have seen their frailties exposed. Previous results aside, time will tell if that trend might be maintained in this game or not.
Their prior results show that Cracovia:
- have not been beaten by Pogon Szczecin when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 10/03/2018 tells us that Pogon Szczecin have won 2 of these & Cracovia 3, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
A sum of 18 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 9 from Pogoń and 9 for Pasy. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.
The last league meeting featuring these clubs was Ekstraklasa match day 13 on 25/10/2019 and the score finished Cracovia 2-0 Pogon Szczecin. The referee was Paweł Gil.
We believe that Cracovia and Pogon Szczecin may both find scoring difficult here. There should be little in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. We’re therefore tipping a close game with a 0-0 scoreline after 90 minutes.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Miejski Floriana Krygiera (4,200)
Captain: Adam Frączczak
Chairman: Jarosław Mroczek
Manager: Kosta Runjaić
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 6
⭐ Star Man: Paweł Cibicki
Mostly played in the Striker position, Paweł Cibicki was born in Malmö, Sweden. After making a first senior appearance for Malmö FF in the 2013 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 3 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2019 - 2020 season to date from a total of 7 appearances.