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Etar Veliko Tarnovo visit Stadion Ogosta on Thursday for the First League meeting with home side Montana.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for Montana v Etar Veliko Tarnovo - plus the latest betting odds.
Montana enter this match following on from a 1-1 First League draw vs Slavia Sofia.
In that match, Montana managed 44% possession and 6 attempts at goal with 4 on target. At the other end, Slavia Sofia got 5 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. Andrea Hristov (10' Own goal) and Georgi Valchev (45') scored for Slavia Sofia.
Montana have found it difficult to unlock defences in more recent games. Their sum of goals equals just 3 vs opponents during the course of their previous 6 outings. In those meetings, Montana have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 11.
Coming into this clash, Montana have not won at home in their last 4 league matches. Their fans aren't happy.
Etar Veliko Tarnovo
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Botev Vratsa in First League competition, Etar Veliko Tarnovo and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
In that match, Etar Veliko Tarnovo managed 43% possession and 8 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. On the other side, Botev Vratsa got 8 shots at goal with 6 on target. Dorian Babunski (78') and Chavdar Ivaylov (90') scored for Botev Vratsa.
In the course of their six most recent matches, Aleksandar Tomash's Etar Veliko Tarnovo have found the net 5 times thus yielding them the goals scored per game average of 0.83.
Coming into this fixture, Etar Veliko Tarnovo are without a win away from home in their last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league meeting between the two was First League match day 16 on 15/12/2020 and the score finished Etar Veliko Tarnovo 0-0 Montana.
That day, Etar Veliko Tarnovo had 45% possession and 6 shots on goal with 3 on target.
On the other side, Montana got 7 attempts at goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Radoslav Gidzhenov.
Team News: Montana
Montana manager Atanas Atanasov will be happy not to have any fitness worries to speak of before this clash with a completely healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Etar Veliko Tarnovo
With a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, Etar Veliko Tarnovo manager Aleksandar Tomash has zero fitness concerns to report before this match.
Our feeling is that Etar Veliko Tarnovo and Montana could end up without much reward for their efforts here.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level and two clean sheets. Our tip is therefore for a very close game with a 0-0 scoreline when all is said and done.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Ogosta (6,000)
Captain: Ivan Mihov
Chairman: Rumen Panayotov
Manager: Atanas Atanasov
Competitions: First League position 14
⭐ Key Man: Toni Tasev
Customarily used in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Toni Tasev was born in Bulgaria. After having made a senior debut playing for Pirin in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Midfielder has accumulated 5 league goals in this First League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 23 appearances.