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The 2. Liga game at Ertl Glas Stadion on Friday sees home side SKU Amstetten lock horns with FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
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SKU Amstetten will be wanting a better result here following a 3-1 2. Liga loss in their previous game against SC Austria Lustenau.
In that game, SKU Amstetten managed 41% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for SKU Amstetten was Sebastian Leimhofer (57'). SC Austria Lustenau got 15 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. Brandon Baiye (55'), Haris Tabaković (80') and Muhammed Cham Saračević (86') scored for SC Austria Lustenau.
Over their prior six fixtures, Joachim Standfest's SKU Amstetten have hit the back of the net 12 times, an average number of goals per match of 2.
Analysis of their past results shows that SKU Amstetten:
- have not beaten FC Blau-Weiss Linz when playing them at home in the last 2 league games.
- are winless against FC Blau-Weiss Linz in their last 2 league matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz go into this match following a 1-0 2. Liga win over Grazer AK in their last fixture.
In that match, FC Blau-Weiss Linz had 55% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 10 on target. The scorer for FC Blau-Weiss Linz was Julian Gölles (33'). Grazer AK had 5 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target.
In their last half-dozen outings, FC Blau-Weiss Linz have bagged a tally of 10 goals. FC Blau-Weiss Linz have additionally got on the scoresheet on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, their defenders have seen 6 goals go against them.
Head to head
Looking over their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 15/03/2019 tells us that SKU Amstetten have won 3 of these & FC Blau-Weiss Linz 2, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
A sum of 18 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 10 from Amstetten and 8 coming from BW Linz. The average goals per game has been 3.
The last league clash featuring these clubs was 2. Liga match day 19 on 20/04/2021 which ended up with the score at SKU Amstetten 0-2 FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
That day, SKU Amstetten had 44% possession and 5 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target.
For their opponents, FC Blau-Weiss Linz got 16 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Kristijan Dobras (38') and Fabian Schubert (62') scored.
The referee was Felix Ouschan.
Team News: SKU Amstetten
Lukas Deinhofer (Unknown Injury) and Dino Kovacec (Unknown Injury) will not be taking part for SKU Amstetten gaffer Joachim Standfest.
Team News: FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz boss Ronald Brunmayr has a number of players out of action. Simon Pirkl (Ankle Fracture) and Raphael Dwamena (Bruise) are those who can’t be considered.
We’re of the opinion that SKU Amstetten are capable enough to breach the defence of this FC Blau-Weiss Linz team, although just one goal may not be enough to prevent defeat.
We’ve gone for a 1-2 winning margin for FC Blau-Weiss Linz by the conclusion of the game. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Ertl Glas Stadion (3,030)
Chairman: Alois Reikersdorfer
Manager: Joachim Standfest
Competitions: 2. Liga position 9, ÖFB Cup (Second round)
🔑 Star Man: Alin Roman
Mostly taking to the field in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Alin Roman was born in Romania. Having played his first senior match for Vorwärts Steyr in the 2019 - 2020 season, the dangerous Midfielder has contributed 2 league goals in the 2. Liga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far coming from a total of 7 appearances.