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SV Lafnitz arrive at Hofmann Personal Stadion on Friday for the 2. Liga fixture with home side FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for FC Blau-Weiss Linz v SV Lafnitz, scroll down (plus the best game odds).
FC Blau-Weiss Linz
FC Blau-Weiss Linz will be looking for a repeat result of a 2-0 2. Liga triumph vs Floridsdorfer AC.
In that match, FC Blau-Weiss Linz managed 60% possession and 12 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. For FC Blau-Weiss Linz, the scorers were Fabian Schubert (32') and Nicolas Wimmer (63'). Floridsdorfer AC had 1 attempts at goal with 0 on target.
Matches involving FC Blau-Weiss Linz have proved to be entertaining ones recently with high scoring being a common characteristic. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 24 goals have flown in for both teams combined (at an average of 4 goals per game) with 21 of these being chalked up by BW Linz. It will be interesting to find out if that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Pre-game facts show that FC Blau-Weiss Linz:
- haven't won against SV Lafnitz in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- have not been beaten in their last 5 league matches at home.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against Austria Wien Amateure in 2. Liga competition, SV Lafnitz and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, SV Lafnitz had 46% possession and 5 attempts on goal with 1 on target. The scorer for SV Lafnitz was Florian Prohart (31'). On the other side, Austria Wien Amateure got 10 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Anouar El Moukhantir (81') and Can Keles (84') scored for Austria Wien Amateure.
Showing their appetite for action-packed encounters, goals have been seen as many as 21 times in the previous six matches in which SV Lafnitz have sent out their troops, yielding an average of 3.5 goals each meeting. Their opponents have managed 7 of these goals.
Head to head
The previous league clash featuring the two was 2. Liga match day 12 on 06/12/2020 which ended up with the score at SV Lafnitz 1-0 FC Blau-Weiss Linz.
The referee was Alan Kijas.
Team News: FC Blau-Weiss Linz
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just the sole fitness concern for the FC Blau-Weiss Linz gaffer Ronald Brunmayr to be concerned about thanks to an otherwise robust group of players. Fabio Strauss (Double Torn Ligament) is sidelined.
Team News: SV Lafnitz
Due to a completely healthy squad ready to go, SV Lafnitz manager Philipp Semlic has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
In this game, SV Lafnitz have the capability to break down this FC Blau-Weiss Linz outfit, however that possibly won’t prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
Our tip is for a very close game with a 2-1 winning margin for FC Blau-Weiss Linz at full-time. Let’s just see how this one goes.
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🏟️ 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: Fabian Schubert
Normally taking up the Striker position, Fabian Schubert was born in Eisenkappel, Austria. After making a first senior appearance for SV Ried in the 2015 - 2016 season, the gifted Forward has scored 31 league goals in this 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 season so far from a total of 25 appearances.