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Dynamo Moscow will be visiting VEB Arena on Saturday for the Premier League showdown with home side CSKA Moscow.
All CSKA Moscow v Dynamo Moscow game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
CSKA Moscow will play in this fixture following on from a 1-1 Premier League stalemate against Fakel Voronezh.
In that game, CSKA Moscow had 39% possession and 7 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. The only player to score for CSKA Moscow was Víctor Dávila (10'). Fakel Voronezh got 16 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Sergei Bozhin (93') scored for Fakel Voronezh.
In their preceding 6 fixtures, Vladimir Fedotov's CSKA Moscow have managed to score a total of 8 times which gives them an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.33.
Their prior results show that CSKA Moscow:
- have not registered a win against Dynamo Moscow in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- have not been beaten in their last 14 league matches at home. So impressive.
Dynamo Moscow head into the encounter after a 2-0 Premier League win vs Orenburg in their previous fixture.
In that game, Dynamo Moscow had 52% possession and 26 shots on goal with 6 on target. For Dynamo Moscow, the goals were scored by Konstantin Tyukavin (59') and Luis Chávez (67'). At the other end, Orenburg had 15 shots on goal with 4 on target.
In the course of their six latest matches, Marcel Lička's Dynamo Moscow have slotted home 8 times thus earning them a goals scored per game average of 1.33.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Dynamo Moscow:
- have not won against CSKA Moscow when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 3 league matches away from home.
- have not won away from home in their last 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 16/05/2021 shows that CSKA Moscow have won 1 of them and Dynamo Moscow 4, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
A total of 17 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 7 of them from Armeytsy and 10 netted by Dinamiki. The average goals per game has been 2.83.
The last league meeting between these clubs was Premier League match day 5 on 19/08/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Dynamo Moscow 2-1 CSKA Moscow.
On that occasion, Dynamo Moscow managed 53% possession and 18 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Goals were scored by Nicolas Moumi Ngamaleu (46') and Fyodor Smolov (83').
For their opponents, CSKA Moscow had 16 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. Anton Zabolotny (6') was the scorer.
The referee was Pavel Kukuyan.
Team News: CSKA Moscow
Konstantin Kuchaev (Muscle injury), Igor Diveev (Foot surgery) and Maksim Mukhin (Cruciate ligament tear) won’t be playing for CSKA Moscow gaffer Vladimir Fedotov.
It seems likely that Armeytsy will possibly go for a 3-4-2-1 formation this time, beginning the first half with Igor Akinfeev, Willyan Rocha, Saša Zdjelar, Moisés, Khellven, Víctor Méndez, Ivan Oblyakov, Milan Gajic, Abbosbek Fayzullaev, Fedor Chalov and Anton Zabolotny.
Team News: Dynamo Moscow
Dynamo Moscow manager Marcel Lička has a number of players out of action. Fedor Smolov (Torn thigh muscle), Nicolás Marichal (unknown injury), Milan Majstorovic (Cruciate ligament tear) and Aleksandr Kutitskiy (Right hip flexor problems) can’t be considered.
There’s a good chance that Dinamiki might play in a 4-2-3-1 formation, starting the game with Igor Leshchuk, Eli Dasa, Fabian Balbuena, Roberto Fernández, Dmitri Skopintsev, Diego Laxalt, Daniil Fomin, Yaroslav Gladyshev, Bitello, N. Moumi Ngamaleu and Konstantin Tyukavin.
In this match, Dynamo Moscow have it in them to find the back of the net against this CSKA Moscow lineup, but it might not quite be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re going for a 2-1 winning margin for CSKA Moscow after 90 minutes. Let’s see what happens here.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: VEB Arena (30,457)
Captain: Igor Akinfeev
Chairman: Yevgeni Giner
Manager: Vladimir Fedotov
Competitions: Premier League position 5, Super Cup (Final)
🔑 Star Player: Anton Zabolotny
Normally taking up the Striker position, Anton Zabolotny was born in Russia. Having made a first senior appearance for Tosno in the 2017 - 2018 season, the dangerous Forward has scored a sum of 5 league goals in this Premier League 2023 - 2024 season so far in a total of 14 appearances.