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The Super League fixture at Kybunpark on Sunday will see hosts St Gallen play against FC Lausanne-Sport.
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St Gallen will be looking for another win after a 0-1 Super League triumph versus FC Basel 1893.
In that match, St Gallen managed 44% possession and 22 shots on goal with 9 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for St Gallen was Élie Youan (87'). For their opponents, FC Basel 1893 had 12 attempts on goal with 3 on target.
Matches involving St Gallen have usually been lively ones of late with a lot of goalmouth action being a real hallmark. Over their past six clashes, the sum of 20 goals have been recorded for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 10 of these belonging to St Gallen.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that St Gallen:
- have not been beaten in the league by FC Lausanne-Sport in their last 2 games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Lugano in Super League action, FC Lausanne-Sport and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, FC Lausanne-Sport managed 51% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. At the other end, Lugano got 11 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Reto Ziegler (81') and Hadj Mahmoud (94') scored for Lugano.
Looking at their form, and FC Lausanne-Sport have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 9 goals in total. Defensively, FC Lausanne-Sport just haven’t been too solid at all. That being said, time will tell if that trend will be sustained in this upcoming match or not.
A look at their previous results shows us that FC Lausanne-Sport:
- haven't beaten St Gallen when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- are without a win away from home in their last 7 league games.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 19/05/2018 shows us that St Gallen have won 3 of them & FC Lausanne-Sport 2, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 23 in total which averages out at 3.83 goals per match.
The last league fixture between these clubs was Super League match day 1 on 24/07/2021 when it ended FC Lausanne-Sport 1-2 St Gallen.
In that game, FC Lausanne-Sport managed 55% possession and 10 shots at goal with 3 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Brahima Ouattara (87').
St Gallen had 18 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Élie Youan (45', 71') was the scorer.
The referee was Urs Schnyder.
Team News: St Gallen
The St Gallen manager Peter Zeidler will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match owing to a fully healthy squad ready to go.
Team News: FC Lausanne-Sport
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available to select from, the FC Lausanne-Sport manager Ilija Borenović does not have any fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
We’re of the view that St Gallen have it within them to be able to create a high number of chances and successful shots on target.
However, FC Lausanne-Sport could well struggle to make a breakthrough although we do reckon that they could well end up scoring here.
We can therefore see a controlled 3-1 winning score for St Gallen at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Kybunpark (19,456)
Captain: Lukas Görtler
Chairman: Matthias Hüppi
Manager: Peter Zeidler
Competitions: Super League position 6, Swiss Cup (Quarter-finals)
⭐ Key Player: Élie Youan
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Élie Youan was born in Nantes, France. Having made his senior debut playing for Nantes in the 2018 - 2019 season, the skilful Forward has scored 5 league goals in this Super League 2021 - 2022 campaign to date coming from a total of 12 appearances.