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Olimpik Donetsk will arrive at Chernihiv Stadium on Saturday for the Premier League clash with home team Desna Chernihiv.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Desna Chernihiv v Olimpik Donetsk are shown below - plus the latest betting odds.
Desna Chernihiv will be hoping to bounce back here after a 0-2 Premier League defeat last time out to Dnipro-1.
Oleksandr Ryabokon's Desna Chernihiv have netted 9 times in their last six outings. Conversely, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in those games amounts to 9.
Going into this contest, Desna Chernihiv haven't lost in the league to Olimpik Donetsk in their previous 6 matches.
After a losing effort in their last game against Vorskla Poltava in Premier League competition, Olimpik Donetsk and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The stats don’t lie, and Olimpik Donetsk have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 13 goals in total. In defence, Olimpik have been far from perfect. We shall soon find out if that trend can be sustained in this game.
Their past results show that Olimpik Donetsk:
- have not registered a win against Desna Chernihiv when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- are without a win away from home in their last 5 league games.
Head to head
A review of past results between these clubs going back to 09/12/2018 shows that these fixtures have not been fruitful for Olimpik Donetsk. They’ve not been able to come away with any victories whatsoever whereas Desna Chernihiv have dominated them, running out winners in 83% of those games where they have faced each other.
An aggregate of 13 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 10 from Siveriany and 3 coming from Olimpik. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
Team News: Desna Chernihiv
Desna Chernihiv boss Oleksandr Ryabokon doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this match with a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Olimpik Donetsk
Thanks to a largely full-strength group, there’s only the one fitness issue for the Olimpik Donetsk boss Ihor Klymovskyi to be concerned about. Yevgen Tsymbalyuk (Fractured Leg) won’t be in action.
It looks to us that Desna Chernihiv will likely be able to score a couple when they line up against Olimpik Donetsk, who may well struggle to find the back of the net.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 2-0 victory for Desna Chernihiv after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Chernihiv Stadium (12,060)
Chairman: Volodymyr Levin
Manager: Oleksandr Ryabokon
Competitions: Premier League position 5