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FC Sion visit Stade de la Tuilière on Sunday for the Super League fixture with hosts FC Lausanne-Sport.
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FC Lausanne-Sport head into this game following on from a 1-1 Super League drawn result vs FC Luzern.
In that match, FC Lausanne-Sport managed 40% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for FC Lausanne-Sport was Elton Monteiro (27'). FC Luzern had 15 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Silvan Sidler (62') was the scorer for FC Luzern.
FC Lausanne-Sport have not been the best at stopping their opponents lately, but they’ve also managed to score goals themselves. Over their last 6 matches, FC Lausanne-Sport have been punished defensively in 6 of them as well as scoring in 6 of those matches.
Their previous form shows that FC Lausanne-Sport:
- haven't won against FC Sion in their previous 8 league games.
- haven’t won at home in the past 5 league games. Fans are getting restless.
FC Sion will go into this meeting after a 3-2 Super League win with the eclipse of Lugano in their last match.
In that match, FC Sion managed 34% possession and 11 shots on goal with 3 on target. For FC Sion, goals were scored by Kevin Bua (33'), Dimitri Cavaré (66') and Théo Berdayes (94'). For their opponents, Lugano had 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Mattia Bottani (36') and Kreshnik Hajrizi (91') scored for Lugano.
Looking at their form, and FC Sion have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 14 goals in all. In defence, FC Sion just haven’t been too solid at all. That being said, we will just have to wait and see if that trend will be replicated in this upcoming game.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Sion:
- haven't been beaten by FC Lausanne-Sport when they have played them away from home in the previous 7 matches in the league. A very good run of results for them.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head meetings stretching back to 18/02/2018 reveals that these encounters have not been happy ones for FC Lausanne-Sport. They’ve not been able to register any wins at all whereas FC Sion have managed to find a way, beating them in 67 per cent of those match-ups.
A sum of 13 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 3 of them for Lausanne and 10 coming from Sion. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.17.
The previous league clash featuring these sides was Super League match day 32 on 02/05/2021 which finished with the scoreline of FC Sion 1-1 FC Lausanne-Sport.
That day, FC Sion managed 41% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 7 of them on target. The scorer was Gaëtan Karlen (67').
For their opponents, FC Lausanne-Sport had 17 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Moritz Jenz (83') was the scorer.
The referee was Adrien Jaccottet.
Team News: FC Lausanne-Sport
Maxen Kapo (Unknown Injury), Goduine Koyalipou (Unknown Injury), Aldin Turkes (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Archie Brown (Unknown Injury), Trae Coyle (Unknown Injury) and Joël Geissmann (Unknown Injury) aren’t available for FC Lausanne-Sport gaffer Ilija Borenović.
Team News: FC Sion
FC Sion manager Marco Walker has a number of players out of action. Mattias Andersson (Unknown Injury), Ivan Martic (Unknown Injury), Itaitinga (Unknown Injury), Mauro Rodrigues (Unknown Injury), Siyar Doldur (Unknown Injury), Dennis Iapichino (Unknown Injury), Baltazar (Unknown Injury) and Jared Khasa (Unknown Injury) won’t be making appearances.
In this match, FC Sion are certainly able to put a goal past this FC Lausanne-Sport lineup, but that might not quite be enough to avoid a loss.
We are anticipating both teams to score in a 2-1 win for FC Lausanne-Sport after 90 minutes. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stade de la Tuilière (12,544)
Captain: Stjepan Kukuruzović
Chairman: Bob Ratcliffe
Manager: Ilija Borenović
Competitions: Super League position 9
⭐ Key Man: Brahima Ouattara
Mostly deployed in the Left Wing position, Brahima Ouattara was born in Ivory Coast. After having made a senior debut playing for FC Lausanne-Sport in the 2020 - 2021 season, the gifted Forward has scored 2 league goals in this Super League 2021 - 2022 season to date coming from a total of 5 appearances.