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Hebei China Fortune will arrive at Dalian Sports Center Stadium on Tuesday for the Super League clash with home team Dalian Professional.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Dalian Professional v Hebei China Fortune match are shown here (plus the best game odds).
Dalian Professional are hoping to win again after their last result, the 5-1 Super League success over Shenzhen FC.
In that match, Dalian Professional had 48% possession and 16 shots at goal with 10 on target. The scorer for Dalian Professional was Streli Mamba (73'). At the other end, Shenzhen FC had 11 shots at goal with 4 of them on target.
Fixtures featuring Dalian Professional have often been entertaining encounters of late with plenty of scoring being a real hallmark. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 20 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 11 of them belonging to Dalian Professional. We will just have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained into this next match.
Hebei China Fortune
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Beijing Sinobo Guoan in Super League competition, Hebei China Fortune and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, Hebei China Fortune had 32% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 1 on target. On the other side, Beijing Guoan had 23 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. Zhang Xizhe (29') and Yuning Zhang (50') scored for Beijing Sinobo Guoan.
In as many as 6 out of the previous 6 clashes involving Hebei China Fortune, a minimum of three goals have gone in. The overall average goals scored per match during that spell is 5.83, with the average number of goals for Hebei China Fortune working out to 0.83.
Head to head
Looking at past results between these clubs stretching back to 18/07/2018 reveals that these encounters have not been fruitful for Dalian Professional. They have not been able to get any victories whatsoever whereas Hebei China Fortune have been dominant against them, getting wins in 67% of those ties.
In all, 14 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 of them from Blue Hawks and 9 belonging to Hebei CF. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.33.
The previous league clash between these sides was 2020 Super League match day 9 on 28/07/2021 when it finished Hebei China Fortune 1-0 Dalian Professional.
In that game, Hebei China Fortune had 56% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target.
For their opponents, Dalian Professional got 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
Team News: Dalian Professional
The Dalian Professional boss José González will be happy not to have any fitness worries whatsoever before this clash with a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Hebei China Fortune
With a fully injury-free group ready to go, the Hebei China Fortune manager Jong-boo Kim has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
In our view, Hebei China Fortune have the capability to find the back of the net against this Dalian Professional outfit, however it may not quite be enough to avoid defeat.
Our selection here is for both teams to score in a 2-1 winning margin for Dalian Professional at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Dalian Sports Center Stadium (61,000)
Captain: Zhao Xuri
Chairman: Zhang Lin
Manager: José González
Competitions: Super League position 14