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The Premier League clash at Petro Sport Stadium on Friday will see home team ENPPI up against opponents in Smouha.
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ENPPI will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 3-0 Premier League defeat in their last game at the hands of Ghazl El-Mehalla.
It’s been all too rare in recent times where ENPPI haven’t conceded. In fact, ENPPI have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, shipping 9 goals along the way. Previous results aside, it remains to be seen if that trend will persist in this next game or not.
Smouha come into this game following on from a 3-0 Premier League win in the defeat of El Sharkia in their most recent outing.
Indicating their involvement in action-packed matches, goals have been scored 21 times in the previous six matches in which Smouha have taken to the pitch, yielding a mean average of 3.5 goals for each clash. Their opponents have managed 7 of those goals.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 14/08/2018 tells us that ENPPI have won 0 of these & Smouha 2, with the number of drawn games standing at 4.
A sum of 10 goals were produced between them in this period, with 4 from The Petroleum Team and 6 created by The Blue Wave. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.67.
Team News: ENPPI
The ENPPI boss Khaled Metwalli has a full complement, with no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match thanks to a completely injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Smouha
Owing to a completely healthy group available to select from, the Smouha manager Hossam Hassan doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
Here, we’re thinking that ENPPI will need to push hard to score goals against this Smouha outfit who we think might get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
Our tip is therefore for a good tussle with a 0-1 winning margin for Smouha at the conclusion of the game.
Should be interesting.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Petro Sport Stadium (16,000)
Captain: Rami Sabri
Chairman: Maged Nagaty
Manager: Khaled Metwalli
Competitions: Premier League position 14