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The 2. Liga meeting at Hofmann Personal Stadion on Saturday sees home team FC Blau-Weiss Linz up against opponents in Dornbirn.
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FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz will play in this fixture following a 1-1 2. Liga stalemate vs FC Liefering.
In that match, FC Blau-Weiss Linz had 36% possession and 12 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. The only player to score for FC Blau-Weiss Linz was Fabian Schubert (35'). FC Liefering got 12 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Forson Amankwah (81') was the scorer for FC Liefering.
Their most recent results show that quality has been evident in the FC Blau-Weiss Linz rearguard. BW Linz have given the opposition little, seeing the number of goals that have gone in at their end during their last 6 games standing at 3.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Floridsdorfer AC in 2. Liga action, Dornbirn will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Dornbirn managed 45% possession and 1 attempts at goal with 0 on target. For their opponents, Floridsdorfer AC had 12 attempts at goal with 8 on target. Tolga Günes (23', 62'), Leomend Krasniqi (32') and David Strmsek (71') scored for Floridsdorfer AC.
Indicating their involvement in productive matches, goals have been seen as many as 23 times in the previous 6 games in which Dornbirn have taken to the field, yielding an average of 3.83 goals for each meeting. Opposing teams have got 13 of this grand total. Let’s see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
Head to head
The previous league game between these clubs was 2. Liga match day 20 on 02/04/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Dornbirn 1-4 FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
That time, Dornbirn managed 53% possession and 2 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer was Christoph Domig (93').
FC Blau-Weiss Linz had 16 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Fabian Schubert (19', 60', 90') and Kristijan Dobras (52') scored.
The match was refereed by Arnes Talic.
Team News: FC Blau-Weiss Linz
Almost everyone can be considered, as there’s just a single fitness concern for the FC Blau-Weiss Linz gaffer Ronald Brunmayr to be concerned about thanks to an almost full-strength squad. Raphael Dwamena (Bruise) misses out.
Team News: Dornbirn
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, Dornbirn manager Markus Mader doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of before this clash.
One thing is for certain, Dornbirn will need to be at their best to break down a FC Blau-Weiss Linz lineup who should boss most aspects of this game if it turns out as we expect.
Our selection here is for a very comfortable 3-0 win for FC Blau-Weiss Linz at the end of the 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
Stadium: Hofmann Personal Stadion (2,000)
Captain: Bernhard Janeczek
Chairman: Stefan Reiter
Manager: Ronald Brunmayr
Competitions: ÖFB Cup (First round)