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The First League clash at Vasil Levski National Stadium on Friday sees hosts CSKA 1948 welcoming opponents CSKA Sofia.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for CSKA 1948 v CSKA Sofia (plus the best game odds).
CSKA 1948 are hoping to win again following the 1-0 First League triumph against Lokomotiv Plovdiv.
In that game, CSKA 1948 had 47% possession and 2 shots at goal with 2 on target. The scorer for CSKA 1948 was Ivaylo Chochev (55'). Lokomotiv Plovdiv got 4 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target.
Krasimir Balakov's CSKA 1948 have hit the target 7 times in their preceding six outings. The comparative tally of goals that they have conceded in those same fixtures is 8.
Coming into this meeting, CSKA 1948 are unbeaten in their previous 6 home league matches.
CSKA Sofia will go into the clash after a 1-0 First League win over Arda Kardzhali in their last game.
In that match, CSKA Sofia had 58% possession and 9 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for CSKA Sofia was Jurgen Mattheij (88'). Arda Kardzhali had 6 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
A sequence of outstanding showings by the CSKA Sofia defenders has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their last 6 outings combined. During the same period of time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 11.
Head to head
The previous league game featuring these clubs was First League match day 14 on 29/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of CSKA Sofia 2-0 CSKA 1948.
The referee was Petar Kirilov Kostadinov.
Team News: CSKA 1948
CSKA 1948 boss Krasimir Balakov has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this match owing to a fully injury-free group ready to go.
Team News: CSKA Sofia
Thanks to a completely injury-free group ready to go, CSKA Sofia boss Bruno Akrapović does not have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
In this match, CSKA 1948 will likely be able to put one past this CSKA Sofia outfit, however a single goal may not prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’ve gone for a close game with a 1-2 winning score for CSKA Sofia after the 90. Expecting it to be very competitive.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Vasil Levski National Stadium (44,000)
Captain: Ventsislav Vasilev
Chairman: Dobrin Gyonov
Manager: Krasimir Balakov
Competitions: First League position 5
⭐ Star Player: Galin Ivanov
Generally playing in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Galin Ivanov was born in Kazanlak, Bulgaria. After making a first senior appearance for Beroe Stara Zagora in the 2006 - 2007 season, the accomplished Midfielder has scored a sum of 7 league goals in the First League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in 20 appearances.