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CSKA Moscow will face off against away team Ufa at VEB Arena in the Premier League game on Sunday.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the CSKA Moscow v Ufa game - along with the latest match odds.
CSKA Moscow will be hoping for a better result after a 3-2 Premier League defeat in their last game at the hands of Dynamo Moscow.
In that game, CSKA Moscow managed 49% possession and 13 shots at goal with 4 on target. For CSKA Moscow, goals were scored by Nayair Tiknizyan (18') and Chidera Ejuke (79'). On the other side, Dynamo Moskva got 16 attempts on goal with 8 on target. Vyacheslav Grulyov (65', 72') and Arsen Zakharyan (89') scored for Dynamo Moscow.
It’s been all too rare in recent times that CSKA Moscow have shown defensive steel. In fact, Armeytsy have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 8 goals in the process.
Ufa go into this game following on from a 2-1 Premier League win over Arsenal Tula in their previous match.
In that game, Ufa managed 41% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The only player to score for Ufa was Oleg Ivanov (7'). Arsenal Tula got 4 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. Evans Kangwa (33') and Maksim Belyayev (43' Own goal) scored for Arsenal Tula.
Aleksei Stukalov's Ufa have slotted home a total of 11 times in the course of their latest 6 matches. The overall goals that they have conceded during those same clashes comes to 5.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 15/09/2018 shows us that CSKA Moscow have won 2 of these and Ufa 0, with the number of draws standing at 4.
A combined sum of 12 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 8 for Armeytsy and 4 created by Gorozhane. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.
The previous league game featuring these clubs was Premier League match day 28 on 01/05/2021 when it finished CSKA Moscow 1-1 Ufa.
That time, CSKA Moscow managed 54% possession and 21 attempts on goal with 8 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Fyodor Chalov (71').
For their opponents, Ufa got 7 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Filip Mrzljak (66') scored.
The referee was Vasili Kazartsev.
Team News: CSKA Moscow
Maksim Mukhin (Ankle problems) and Hördur Magnússon (Achilles tendon rupture) won’t be playing for CSKA boss Aleksei Berezutski.
Team News: Ufa
Ufa boss Aleksei Stukalov has some current player fitness concerns. Aleksandr Sukhov (Hip Injury) and Jimmy Tabidze (Cruciate Ligament Surgery) can’t be considered.
We envisage that CSKA Moscow will more than likely score a couple of goals when they line up against Ufa, who may well find it hard to find the back of the net.
Our tip is for a controlled 2-0 victory for CSKA Moscow at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: VEB Arena (30,457)
Captain: Igor Akinfeev
Chairman: Yevgeni Giner
Manager: Aleksei Berezutski