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Zalaegerszegi TE will be taking on visiting side Debreceni VSC at ZTE Aréna in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I clash on Saturday.
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Zalaegerszegi TE will be hoping to return to winning ways here following a 2-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I defeat last time out to MTK Budapest.
Gergő Kocsis (60') and Khaly Thiam (78') scored for MTK Budapest.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games that Zalaegerszegi TE have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Zalaegerszegi TE have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 12 goals on the way. We will have to find out whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Leading up to this clash, Zalaegerszegi TE:
- have not registered a win against Debreceni VSC in their last 3 league games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 4 league games. Their fans aren't happy.
Debreceni VSC will go into the meeting following a 1-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I win with the defeat of Paksi SE in their last outing.
The only player to score from Debreceni VSC was Botond Vajda (37').
In their previous 6 outings, Debreceni VSC have amassed the sum of 9 goals. Debreceni VSC have also scored on each one of those occasions. During that period, they have seen 8 goals go into their own net.
Going into this contest, Debreceni VSC are without a win away from home in their last 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head meetings going back to 04/12/2021 shows that Zalaegerszegi TE have won 2 of these games and Debreceni VSC 3, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
15 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 from Zete and 9 coming from Loki. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
The last league match between these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 3 on 13/08/2023 when the final score was Debreceni VSC 1-0 Zalaegerszegi TE.
The match was refereed by István Vad.
Team News: Zalaegerszegi TE
The Zalaegerszegi TE manager Gábor Márton has zero fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Debreceni VSC
Due to a fully injury-free group available to choose from, the Debreceni VSC boss Srđan Blagojević doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match.
In our view, Debreceni VSC and Zalaegerszegi TE could both end up scoring in what appears to be a good match-up, with little separating these two teams.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw. Our tip is therefore for a very close game with a 1-1 scoreline at the end of this one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: ZTE Aréna (11,200)
Captain: Bence Bedi
Chairman: Gábor Végh
Manager: Gábor Márton
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 10
🔑 Star Man: Gergely Mim
Typically deployed in the Central Defensive Midfielder position, Gergely Mim was born in Pécs, Hungary. Having made his senior debut playing for Zalaegerszegi TE in the 2022 - 2023 season, the skilful Midfielder has scored 2 league goals in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2023 - 2024 campaign so far coming from a total of 9 appearances.