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Dornbirn will visit Untersberg-Arena on Sunday for the 2. Liga showdown with hosts FC Liefering.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for FC Liefering v Dornbirn can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
FC Liefering will be hoping to bounce back here after a 1-2 2. Liga losing effort in their last game against SKN St. Pölten.
In that game, FC Liefering had 62% possession and 14 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for FC Liefering was Karim Konaté (75'). At the other end, SKN St. Pölten had 11 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. Yacouba Silue (14') and Din Barlov (38') scored for SKN St. Pölten.
It’s not been often in recent games that FC Liefering have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that FC Liefering have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 10 goals in the process. That trend isn’t assured to follow through into this next game, however.
Dornbirn will go into the clash following on from a 2-1 2. Liga win against KSV 1919 in their last outing.
For Dornbirn, the goalscorers were Cavafe (7') and Renan (90'). Marc Grosse (40') was the scorer for KSV 1919.
In the course of their six previous matches, Thomas Janeschitz's Dornbirn have seen their goal attempts be successful 7 times thus earning them the goals per game average of 1.17.
Head to head
A review of their past head to head results stretching back to 14/09/2019 reveals that these fixtures have not been good ones for Dornbirn. They have not managed to register any wins whatsoever while FC Liefering have just been stronger than them, beating them in 83 per cent of those ties.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 29 overall at an average of 4.83 goals per meeting.
The last league clash between the two was 2. Liga match day 24 on 15/04/2022 and the score finished Dornbirn 1-4 FC Liefering.
That time, Dornbirn managed 44% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer was Patrik Mijić (49').
At the other end, FC Liefering had 18 attempts at goal with 11 on target. Oumar Diakité (44', 53'), Mamady Diambou (58') and Roko Šimić (93') scored.
The referee was Florian Jandl.
Team News: FC Liefering
Benjamin Atiabou (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Justin Omoregie (Hamstring Injury) will not be taking part for FC Liefering manager Fabio Ingolitsch.
Team News: Dornbirn
Dornbirn manager Thomas Janeschitz has some current player fitness concerns. Silvan Kriz (Cartilage Damage), Ljubomir Popovic (Ankle Fracture) and Ignacio Jauregui (Torn Muscle Fibre) can’t be considered.
Dornbirn are certainly able to find the back of the net against this FC Liefering lineup, although it may not be as many as they’ll concede.
We’re expecting both teams to score in a 2-1 winning margin for FC Liefering at the end of this one. Hopefully this is a good one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Untersberg-Arena (4,638)
Captain: Lukas Wallner
Chairman: Susanne Billinger
Manager: Fabio Ingolitsch
Competitions: 2. Liga position 13
⭐ Star Player: Elias Havel
Mostly played in the Striker position, Elias Havel was born in Austria. Having played his first senior match for FC Liefering in the 2020 - 2021 season, the goalscoring Forward has netted 2 league goals in this 2. Liga 2022 - 2023 campaign so far in 7 appearances.