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Diósgyõri VTK play host to visiting club Újpest FC at DVTK-stadion in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I tie on Sunday.
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Diósgyõri VTK will be wanting a better result here after a 2-1 Nemzeti Bajnokság I defeat last time out to Kecskeméti TE.
In that game, Diósgyõri VTK managed 56% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Diósgyõri VTK was Rudi Požeg Vancaš (59'). At the other end, Kecskemeti got 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Krisztofer Horváth (17', 71') scored for Kecskeméti TE.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Diósgyõri VTK have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that Diósgyõri VTK have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 14 goals on the way. Previous results aside, time will tell if that pattern will be maintained here in this match.
A look at their previous results shows us that Diósgyõri VTK:
- have left without a victory over Újpest FC in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 2 matches in the league.
Since a loss in their previous game against Debreceni VSC in Nemzeti Bajnokság I competition, Újpest FC will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Újpest FC managed 44% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 4 on target. The scorer for Újpest FC was Heinz Mörschel (101'). For their opponents, Debreceni got 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Brandon Dominguès (78', 93') scored for Debreceni VSC.
The stats tell the story, and Újpest FC have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 16 goals in all. In defence, Újpest FC can certainly do much better.
Pre-game facts show that Újpest FC:
- have not emerged victorious against Diósgyõri VTK when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head meetings going back to 23/11/2019 shows that Diósgyõri VTK have won 3 of these & Újpest FC 2, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
An aggregate of 11 goals were produced between them in these games, with 7 of them from DVTK and 4 netted by Lilák. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.83.
The last league game between these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 9 on 07/10/2023 which ended up with the score at Újpest FC 2-0 Diósgyõri VTK.
The match was refereed by Ferenc Karakó.
Team News: Diósgyõri VTK
The Diósgyõri VTK manager Miklós Simon has no fitness concerns to speak of before this game thanks to a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: Újpest FC
Thanks to a completely healthy group available to choose from, the Újpest FC manager Nebojša Vignjević has zero fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
It certainly seems that Újpest FC will do really well to score against a Diósgyõri VTK outfit who look likely to control this match, should everything go as we’re expecting.
We’re going for a very comprehensive 3-0 winning scoreline for Diósgyõri VTK after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: DVTK-stadion (15,325)
Captain: Gergő Holdampf
Chairman: Gergely Sántha
Manager: Miklós Simon
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 7
🔑 Star Player: Rudi Požeg Vancaš
Typically taking to the field in the Left Wing position, Rudi Požeg Vancaš was born in Novo Mesto, Slovenia. After having made a senior debut playing for Diósgyõri VTK in the 2023 - 2024 season, the skilful Forward has bagged 5 league goals in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in a total of 17 appearances.