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Cherno More Varna visit Stadion Balgarska Armia on Saturday for the First League clash with home team CSKA Sofia.
All CSKA Sofia v Cherno More Varna game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
CSKA Sofia will be looking for another win after the 0-1 First League triumph versus Slavia Sofia.
In that match, CSKA Sofia had 58% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for CSKA Sofia was Ali Sowe (24'). Slavia Sofia got 6 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Their more recent scorelines show that quality has been evident in the CSKA Sofia rearguard. The Army Men have been mean at the back, with the tally of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their last six matches standing at 2. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend can be sustained in this game.
Taking a look at their past results, CSKA Sofia:
- have not been beaten in the league by Cherno More Varna in their last 2 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 19 home league matches. What a fantastic run.
Cherno More Varna
In their previous game, Cherno More Varna drew 0-0 in the First League match with Lokomotiv Plovdiv.
Throughout their 6 most recent matches, Ilian Iliev's Cherno More Varna have found the net 5 times, earning them the goals scored per game average of 0.83.
Ahead of this meeting, Cherno More Varna are without an away win for the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 16/02/2019 tells us that CSKA Sofia have won 3 of these & Cherno More Varna 2, with the number of drawn results being 1.
A total of 15 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 8 from The Army Men and 7 belonging to The Sailors. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The last league meeting between the two was First League match day 5 on 12/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Cherno More Varna 1-1 CSKA Sofia.
The referee was Stanislav Todorov.
Team News: CSKA Sofia
CSKA Sofia boss Bruno Akrapović has no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Cherno More Varna
With a fully injury-free squad to pick from, Cherno More Varna manager Ilian Iliev does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this clash.
In this game, CSKA Sofia can create the chances to score more than once when they play Cherno More Varna, who will be up against it to break down their defence.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 2-0 winning margin for CSKA Sofia when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Balgarska Armia (22,995)
Captain: Petar Zanev
Chairman: Grisha Ganchev
Manager: Bruno Akrapović
Competitions: First League position 2, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Ali Sowe
Normally used in the Striker position, Ali Sowe was born in Banjul, Gambia. After having made a senior debut playing for Chievo Verona in the 2012 - 2013 season, the goalscoring Forward has contributed 8 league goals in the First League 2020 - 2021 season so far in a total of 16 appearances.