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The Premier League tie at Rostov Arena on Monday will see hosts FC Rostov lock horns with opponents FC Krasnodar.
View all of the FC Rostov v FC Krasnodar predictions, poll and stats below (including the best match odds).
FC Rostov go into this fixture coming off the back of a 1-1 Premier League drawn match vs Ural.
In that game, FC Rostov had 52% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for FC Rostov was Dmitriy Poloz (76'). At the other end, Ural got 4 attempts at goal with 1 on target. Artyom Maksimenko (81') scored for Ural.
FC Rostov have been conceding pretty frequently recently, although they’ve also done enough to hit the back of the net themselves. Over their last 6 matches, FC Rostov have been punished defensively in 6 of them while also getting on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches. It will be interesting to see whether or not that trend will be sustained here.
Leading up to this clash, FC Rostov:
- have not beaten FC Krasnodar in their last 14 matches in the league. What a terrible run without a win that has been.
- are without a home win in the past 4 league games. That's never good.
FC Krasnodar head into the match after a 2-0 Premier League win against Rubin Kazan in their last match.
In that game, FC Krasnodar had 63% possession and 13 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. For FC Krasnodar, the scorers were Aleksei Ionov (12') and Jhon Córdoba (35'). At the other end, Rubin Kazan had 15 shots on goal with 7 of them on target.
Throughout their six most recent matches, Viktar Hancharenka's FC Krasnodar have had reason to celebrate scoring a total of 11 times - earning them a goals scored per game average of 1.83.
Heading into this fixture, FC Krasnodar are without a win away from home in their last 2 league matches.
Head to head
There have been a high number of draws between the two sides. In their head to head clashes dating back to 04/11/2018, the records show 5 of them. That’s a comparatively high 83 per cent of games being drawn.
In all, 18 goals were scored between them in these games, with 8 of them for Rostov and 10 for Byki. That’s an average goals per game of 3.
The previous league match featuring these clubs was Premier League match day 30 on 16/05/2021 which ended up with the score at FC Rostov 1-3 FC Krasnodar.
On that day, FC Rostov had 40% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
FC Krasnodar had 7 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Kristoffer Olsson (45'), Yuri Gazinskiy (49' Own goal), Wanderson (60') and Kaio Pantaleão (97') scored.
The match was refereed by Aleksei Matyunin.
Team News: FC Rostov
The FC Rostov manager Yuri Semin has zero fitness worries to speak of before this game thanks to a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: FC Krasnodar
Thanks to a fully injury-free group available to select from, the FC Krasnodar boss Viktar Hancharenka has no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match.
We believe that FC Rostov will need things to go their way to score against this FC Krasnodar side who will likely end up scoring and staying ahead.
That’s why we have predicted a 0-1 winning score for FC Krasnodar at the end of the match.
Should be an interesting one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Rostov Arena (45,000)
Captain: Maksim Osipenko
Chairman: Artashes Arutyunyants
Manager: Yuri Semin
Competitions: Premier League position 14
🔑 Key Player: Nikolay Komlichenko
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Nikolay Komlichenko was born in Russia. After having made a senior debut playing for FC Krasnodar in the 2013 - 2014 season, the accomplished Forward has managed to score 2 league goals in this Premier League 2021 - 2022 campaign to date coming from a total of 6 appearances.