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CSKA Sofia will face off against visiting club Levski Sofia at Balgarska Armia Stadium in the First League clash on Saturday.
All CSKA Sofia v Levski Sofia game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
CSKA Sofia fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 1-2 First League success against Montana.
The only scorer from CSKA Sofia was Ali Sowe (76'). Rayan Senhadji (8' Own goal) and Nikolay Minkov (78') scored for Montana.
CSKA Sofia have really been misfiring in more recent games. Their goals record equals just 4 versus opposition teams over the course of their previous six outings. In those games, The Army Men have also seen the tally of goals scored against them come to 7. It will be interesting to find out if that trend will be sustained in this game.
Leading up to this clash, CSKA Sofia:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Levski Sofia in their previous 2 matches.
- are winless against Levski Sofia in their previous 4 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 16 league matches at home. What a fortress they have created.
After being beaten in their last game against Ludogorets Razgrad in First League action, Levski Sofia and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Cauly Souza (84') was the scorer for Ludogorets Razgrad.
Georgi Todorov's Levski Sofia have converted 5 times throughout their previous 6 matches. The overall goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period comes to 6.
Pre-game facts show that Levski Sofia:
- haven't been beaten by CSKA Sofia in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
- are without an away win for the past 3 league games.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels dating back to 24/02/2019, there has been little to separate the clubs with CSKA Sofia winning 1 of those games, Levski Sofia 1 and 4 being draws in normal time.
A combined total of 13 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 7 of them from The Army Men and 6 being from The Blue Avalanche. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
Team News: CSKA Sofia
CSKA Sofia boss Daniel Morales has zero fitness worries whatsoever before this game with a completely healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Levski Sofia
Levski manager Georgi Todorov has to currently contend with reduced team options. Radoslav Tsonev (Cruciate Ligament Surgery) and Borislav Tsonev (Torn Knee Ligament) are not ready for selection.
When taking all factors into account, CSKA Sofia will likely score a couple of goals when they meet Levski Sofia, who will be up against it to score themselves.
We’re predicting a fairly comfortable 2-0 victory for CSKA Sofia at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Balgarska Armia Stadium (22,995)
Captain: Petar Zanev
Chairman: Grisha Ganchev
Manager: Daniel Morales
Competitions: First League position 3, Europa League (Group A), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Player: Valentin Antov
Mostly taking up the Central Defensive Midfielder position, Valentin Antov was born in Bulgaria. Having played his first senior match for CSKA Sofia in the 2018 - 2019 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has contributed 2 league goals in this First League 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 12 appearances.