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SV Horn will arrive at Raiffeisen Arena on Friday for the 2. Liga clash with hosts FC Juniors OÖ.
Our FC Juniors OÖ v SV Horn tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below (inc. the best betting odds).
FC Juniors OÖ
FC Juniors OÖ will be looking to improve on their last outing here following the 1-3 2. Liga loss in their previous game against SC Austria Lustenau.
The only player to score from FC Juniors OÖ was Fabian Benko (32'). Jan Stefanon (22') and Haris Tabaković (25', 49') scored for SC Austria Lustenau.
It has been all too rare in recent times where FC Juniors OÖ have shown defensive steel. In fact, Juniors OÖ have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 12 goals in the process.
Since a loss in their previous game against Austria Wien Amateure in 2. Liga action, SV Horn will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, SV Horn managed 53% possession and 2 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. For SV Horn, the goalscorers were Marco Siverio (18') and Simon Pirkl (27' Own goal). Austria Wien Amateure had 5 shots on goal with 3 on target. Niels Hahn (20'), Stefan Radulovic (48') and Csaba Mester (52') scored for Austria Wien Amateure.
Illustrating their fondness for eventful matches, goals have been celebrated 26 times in the previous 6 games in which SV Horn have sent out their troops, giving a mean average of 4.33 goals per meeting. Their opponents have managed 17 from this total. While that may be of interest, we will just have to wait and see whether that trend shall be replicated in this upcoming game.
Coming into this meeting, SV Horn haven’t won away from home in the past 7 league matches.
Head to head
The last league meeting between these sides was 2. Liga match day 5 on 02/10/2020 when it finished SV Horn 1-1 FC Juniors OÖ.
The match was refereed by Rene Eisner.
Team News: FC Juniors OÖ
Mohamed Konate (Cruciate Ligament Surgery), Mamoudou Karamoko (Torn Muscle Fibre), René Gartler (Collarbone fracture), Tobias Lawal (Knee Problems) and Ibrahima Dramé (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not available for Juniors OÖ boss Andreas Wieland.
Team News: SV Horn
SV Horn boss Alexander Schriebl has not got a full squad to pick from. Fabian Vyhnalek (Syndesmotic ligament tear) and Sebastian Gessl (Achilles tendon rupture) can’t be considered. Florian Sittsam will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
It’s looking like SV Horn and FC Juniors OÖ should end up playing out a closely-fought contest here.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw but we do expect to see goals at each end. We therefore think that it’s going to be a very even contest with a 2-2 score draw at the end of this one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
FC Juniors OÖ
Stadium: Raiffeisen Arena (6,009)
Captain: Sebastian Wimmer
Chairman: Franz Mayer
Manager: Andreas Wieland
Competitions: 2. Liga position 13
⭐ Key Player: Fabian Benko
Mostly deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Fabian Benko was born in Munich, Germany. Having made a first senior appearance for LASK Linz in the 2018 - 2019 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has got 4 league goals in the 2. Liga 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 17 appearances.