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Dinamo Zagreb arrive at Stadion Šubićevac on Sunday for the Prva Liga clash with home side Šibenik.
View all of the Šibenik v Dinamo Zagreb predictions, poll and stats below (plus the best game odds).
Šibenik will be looking for an improved result here after the 0-2 Prva Liga defeat in their last game at the hands of Dinamo Zagreb.
In that match, Šibenik had 28% possession and 5 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. At the other end, Dinamo Zagreb got 15 shots on goal with 5 on target. Marko Tolić (39') and Petar Bočkaj (53') scored for Dinamo Zagreb.
It has been seldom in recent times that Šibenik have shown defensive steel. The reality is that Šibenik have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 13 goals during that time.
Ahead of this clash, Šibenik have not won against Dinamo Zagreb in their last 5 league games.
A succession of outstanding performances by the Dinamo Zagreb defensive players has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 3 from their past 6 outings overall. During the same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 10. Such a trend won’t necessarily be carried forward into this match, however.
Their prior results show that Dinamo Zagreb:
- are undefeated by Šibenik when they have played them away from home in the previous 5 league matches. A very good run of results for them.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 away league matches.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head meetings dating back to 30/01/2021 shows us that Šibenik have won 1 of these games & Dinamo Zagreb 4, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
An aggregate of 14 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 4 for Šibenik and 10 netted by Plavi. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The last league encounter between the two was Prva Liga match day 26 on 05/03/2022 when it ended Dinamo Zagreb 3-0 Šibenik.
On that day, Dinamo Zagreb had 72% possession and 30 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. Goals were scored by Petar Bočkaj (16'), Bruno Petković (58') and Martin Baturina (76').
On the other side, Šibenik got 6 shots at goal with 4 of them on target.
The referee was Zdenko Lovrić.
Team News: Šibenik
The Šibenik manager Dean Računica will be happy not to have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game with a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Dinamo Zagreb
Owing to a completely injury-free group to pick from, the Dinamo Zagreb manager Ante Čačić does not have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this clash.
We’re thinking that Šibenik should be able to find the back of the net against this Dinamo Zagreb lineup, but a single goal probably won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
Our tip is for both teams to score in a 1-2 advantage for Dinamo Zagreb at full-time. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Šubićevac (7,000)
Captain: Mario Ćurić
Chairman: Josip Bulat
Manager: Dean Računica
Competitions: Prva Liga position 8
🔑 Key Man: Antonio Marin
Mostly taking up the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Antonio Marin was born in Zagreb, Croatia. After having made a senior debut playing for Monza in the 2020 - 2021 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored a sum of 8 league goals in the Prva Liga 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 33 appearances.