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FC Blau-Weiss Linz will be taking on guests Floridsdorfer AC at Hofmann Personal Stadion in the 2. Liga game on Friday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for FC Blau-Weiss Linz v Floridsdorfer AC can be found here - plus the latest match odds.
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following a 1-2 2. Liga victory vs SV Horn.
In that match, FC Blau-Weiss Linz managed 55% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For FC Blau-Weiss Linz, the goalscorers were Aleksandar Kostić (15'), Nicolas Wimmer (55' Own goal) and Stefano Surdanovic (82'). SV Horn got 3 shots at goal with 1 on target.
Their more recent scorelines really do illustrate the point that not much more can be done by the FC Blau-Weiss Linz rearguard. BW Linz have given the opposition little, resulting in the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last 6 clashes standing at 4. It will be interesting to find out if that trend can be continued on in this game.
Ahead of this meeting, FC Blau-Weiss Linz haven't been defeated in their previous 4 league matches at home.
Floridsdorfer AC come into this meeting after a 1-0 2. Liga win with the downing of SC Austria Lustenau in their last game.
In that match, Floridsdorfer AC managed 37% possession and 7 shots on goal with 4 on target. The scorer for Floridsdorfer AC was Marco Sahanek (75'). SC Austria Lustenau had 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
Mitja Mörec's Floridsdorfer AC have managed to stick the ball in the net 5 times throughout their most recent six matches. The total of goals that they have conceded during the equivalent period adds up to 5.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head meetings dating back to 21/05/2018, it’s been all-even between these two clubs with FC Blau-Weiss Linz winning 3 of those games, Floridsdorfer AC 3 and 0 being drawn after 90 minutes of play.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 26 in total at an average of 4.33 goals per meeting.
The previous league clash featuring these sides was 2. Liga match day 11 on 27/11/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Floridsdorfer AC 4-1 FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
The referee was Oliver Fluch.
Team News: FC Blau-Weiss Linz
Fabio Strauss (Double Torn Ligament) and Fabian Schubert (groin strain) will not be able to play for BW Linz manager Ronald Brunmayr.
Team News: Floridsdorfer AC
FAC Wien boss Mitja Mörec has multiple availability issues to deal with. Bernhard Fila (Unknown Injury) and Nils Zatl (Cruciate Ligament Injury) can’t be considered. Christian Bubalovic cannot play in this game through suspension.
We feel that in this game, Floridsdorfer AC have enough to breach the defence of this FC Blau-Weiss Linz team, although it probably won’t be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re going for a narrow 2-1 victory for FC Blau-Weiss Linz at the end of this one. Hopefully this is a good one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
Stadium: Hofmann Personal Stadion (2,000)
Captain: Bernhard Janeczek
Chairman: Stefan Reiter
Manager: Ronald Brunmayr
Competitions: 2. Liga position 1
⭐ Star Player: Philipp Pomer
Customarily taking up the Centre Midfield position, Philipp Pomer was born in Austria. After having made a senior debut playing for FC Blau-Weiss Linz in the 2019 - 2020 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has accumulated 6 league goals in this 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 season to date in 16 appearances.