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FC Aarau will face off against visiting team Grasshopper Club Zürich at Stadion Brügglifeld in this Challenge League game on Friday.
Our FC Aarau v Grasshopper Club Zürich predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - along with the latest match odds.
FC Aarau prepare for this match following on from a 3-3 Challenge League draw versus Winterthur.
Fixtures involving FC Aarau have usually been exciting affairs recently with plenty of scoring expected. Over their past six games alone, the sum of 22 goals have gone in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.67 goals per game) with 11 of them belonging to Aarau. Still, time will tell if that trend shall persist in this next match.
Grasshopper Club Zürich
Grasshopper Club Zürich will come into the meeting following on from a 3-1 Challenge League win over FC Thun in their most recent game.
Over the course of their previous half-dozen clashes, Grasshopper Club Zürich have helped themselves to a total of 10 goals. GCZ have also scored on each one of those occasions. In that time, they’ve had 9 goals scored by their opponents.
Team News: FC Aarau
Bryan Verboom (Unknown Injury), Shkëlzen Gashi (Calf Strain), Arijan Qollaku (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Miguel Peralta (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Nicolas Schindelholz (Ill), Bastien Conus (Unknown Injury) and Marco Thaler (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) will not be taking part for Aarau .
Team News: Grasshopper Club Zürich
Grasshoppers manager Uli Forte has not got a full squad to pick from. Nadjack (Patella rupture), Giotto Morandi (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Léo Bonatini (Unknown Injury) and Robin Kalem (Fractured Toe) are those who can’t be considered. Toti Gomes will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
One thing is for certain, Grasshopper Club Zürich could really find it hard to find the back of the net against a FC Aarau lineup who have all the attributes to control this match, should everything go as we’re expecting.
We are predicting a very comfortable 3-0 win for FC Aarau at the end of this one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Brügglifeld (9,249)
Chairman: Alfred Schmid
Competitions: Challenge League position 3, Swiss Cup (Semi-finals)