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The 2. Liga clash at Stadion der Stadt Linz on Friday sees home team FC Blau-Weiss Linz ready themselves for the challenge from opponents SV Horn.
All FC Blau-Weiss Linz v SV Horn game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below including the latest game odds.
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz will want to continue from where they left off last time out with a 1-3 2. Liga triumph vs SV Ried.
For FC Blau-Weiss Linz, the goalscorers were Philipp Pomer (22'), Fabian Schubert (56') and Oliver Filip (85'). Bernd Gschweidl (39') scored for SV Ried.
It has been all too rare in recent games where FC Blau-Weiss Linz have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that BW Linz have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 games, letting in 11 goals along the way.
Ahead of this meeting, FC Blau-Weiss Linz are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches at home.
SV Horn will go into the meeting after a 1-2 2. Liga win versus SC Austria Lustenau in their most recent outing.
For SV Horn, the goals were scored by Philipp Siegl (22') and Florian Sittsam (26'). Ronivaldo (69') scored for SC Austria Lustenau.
Showing their partiality to high-scoring matches, goals have been seen as many as 21 times in the prior 6 matches in which SV Horn have taken to the field, giving an average of 3.5 goals each meeting. Their opponents have hit 11 of these goals. Such a pattern isn’t assured to be continued into this next game, though.
Ahead of this meeting, SV Horn have not lost to FC Blau-Weiss Linz when they've played them away from home in the last 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A review of their prior head-to-head clashes stretching back to 14/10/2016 tells us that FC Blau-Weiss Linz have won 3 of these games & SV Horn 2, with the number of draws being 1.
In all, 19 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 9 from BW Linz and 10 being from SV Horn. The average goals per game has been 3.17.
The previous league match between these clubs was 2. Liga match day 10 on 04/10/2019 when it ended SV Horn 2-4 FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
The match was refereed by Alain Sadikovski.
Team News: FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz boss Ronald Brunmayr will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: SV Horn
SV Horn manager Genadi Petrov has a number of players out of action. Sebastian Gessl (Achilles tendon rupture), Amro Lasheen (Ankle Injury), Christian Haselberger (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Patrick (Problems with the hip flexor) can’t be considered. Florian Sittsam cannot play in this game through suspension.
One thing is for certain, SV Horn will do well to score against a FC Blau-Weiss Linz lineup who certainly have the ability to control this match over the entire pitch.
We’re expecting a commanding 3-0 winning scoreline for FC Blau-Weiss Linz when all is said and done.
🏟️ Team Focus:
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
Stadium: Stadion der Stadt Linz (21,005)
Captain: Bernhard Janeczek
Chairman: Walter Niedermayr
Manager: Ronald Brunmayr
Competitions: 2. Liga position 10
🔑 Star Player: Oliver Filip
Mostly used in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Oliver Filip was born in Austria. Having made his senior debut playing for FC Liefering in the 2015 - 2016 season, the accomplished Midfielder has scored a sum of 4 league goals in this 2. Liga 2019 - 2020 campaign so far in a total of 24 appearances.