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FC Liefering host visiting club FC Juniors OÖ at Das.Goldberg Stadion in the 2. Liga tie on Friday.
Our FC Liefering v FC Juniors OÖ predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
FC Liefering, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-3 2. Liga victory against SV Lafnitz.
In that game, FC Liefering managed 48% possession and 14 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. For FC Liefering, the goals were scored by Nene Dorgeles (20'), Benjamin Atiabou (23') and Roko Šimić (78'). SV Lafnitz had 12 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Thorsten Schriebl (16') scored for SV Lafnitz.
Matches with FC Liefering have proved to be absorbing affairs recently with a lot of goalmouth action expected. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, a total of 24 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 4 goals per game) with 17 of those belonging to FC Liefering. However, time will tell if that pattern shall be sustained in this upcoming match.
FC Juniors OÖ
Following on from a loss in their previous game against SKN St. Pölten in 2. Liga action, FC Juniors OÖ will be aiming to make amends here.
In that match, FC Juniors OÖ managed 54% possession and 4 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer for FC Juniors OÖ was Marco Sulzner (55'). On the other side, SKN St. Pölten got 15 shots on goal with 11 of them on target. Thomas Salamon (32'), Bernd Gschweidl (71') and Deni Alar (80') scored for SKN St. Pölten.
The numbers tell their own story, and FC Juniors OÖ have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 13 goals in total. In defence, FC Juniors OÖ just haven’t been too solid at all.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head clashes dating back to 23/09/2018 tells us that FC Liefering have won 3 of them and FC Juniors OÖ 1, with the tally of drawn games being 2.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 22 in all at an average of 3.67 goals per meeting.
The previous league game between the two was 2. Liga match day 19 on 20/04/2021 when it finished FC Liefering 1-1 FC Juniors OÖ.
On that day, FC Liefering managed 64% possession and 13 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Alexander Prass (87').
For their opponents, FC Juniors OÖ had 2 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Valentino Müller (94') scored.
The match was refereed by Julian Weinberger.
Team News: FC Liefering
Julian Halwachs (Unknown Injury), Daniel Owusu (Unknown Injury) and Lucho (Shoulder Injury) won’t be able to feature for FC Liefering manager René Aufhauser.
Team News: FC Juniors OÖ
FC Juniors OÖ has not got a full squad to pick from. Erwin Softic (Muscle Injury), Strahinja Kerkez (Torn Muscle Fibre), Lukas Burgstaller (Unknown Injury), Tobias Lawal (Knee Surgery) and Ibrahima Dramé (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) can’t be considered.
For this match, we think that FC Juniors OÖ must be fancied to find the net against this FC Liefering team, however it might not be enough to prevent defeat.
We reckon that it will be a 2-1 win for FC Liefering at the end of this one. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Das.Goldberg Stadion (4,132)
Chairman: Susanne Billinger
Manager: René Aufhauser
Competitions: 2. Liga position 2
⭐ Star Player: Roko Šimić
Typically used in the Striker position, Roko Šimić was born in Milan, Italy. Having made a first senior appearance for FC Liefering in the 2021 - 2022 season, the dangerous Forward has netted 6 league goals in the 2. Liga 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 9 appearances.