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come up against visiting team KSV 1919
at Red Bull Arena in the 2. Liga tie on Saturday. View all of the FC Liefering v KSV 1919 predictions, poll and stats below - along with the latest match odds.
FC Liefering will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-4 2. Liga success over FC Wacker Innsbruck. For FC Liefering, goals were scored by Amar Dedić (2'), Chikwubuike Adamu (39', 57') and Youba Diarra (61'). Raphael Gallé (18') scored for FC Wacker Innsbruck.
It has been seldom in recent games where FC Liefering have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Liefering have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 6 goals on the way.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Liefering:
- are unbeaten in the league by KSV 1919 in their last 9 matches. Quite a long unbeaten run against them.
- are unbeaten in their previous 5 home league matches.
Following on from a losing effort in their last game against SKU Amstetten in 2. Liga action, KSV 1919 and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here. Daniel Maderner (44', 64') scored for SKU Amstetten.
Demonstrating their involvement in high-scoring encounters, goals have been scored 21 times in the last six matches in which KSV 1919 have taken to the pitch, making it a mean average of 3.5 goals each fixture. Their opponents have hit 14 of those goals. Historical results aside, we will just have to wait and see if the trend might be maintained here in this match or not.
Their past results show that KSV 1919:
- haven't won against FC Liefering when they have played them away from home in the previous 7 league matches. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are undefeated by FC Liefering when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
- have not won away from home in their last 3 league games.
Head to head
A study of their past head to head meetings going back to 12/09/2017 reveals that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for KSV 1919. They’ve not been able to register any victories whatsoever while FC Liefering have been the better of the two, finishing as winners in 67 per cent of those ties.
A combined total of 15 goals were produced between them in these games, with 13 from Liefering and 2 belonging to KSV. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
The previous league game between these sides was 2. Liga match day 9 on 27/09/2019 and the score finished KSV 1919 0-2 FC Liefering. The referee was Achim Untergasser.
Team News: FC Liefering
FC Liefering boss Bo Svensson doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash owing to a completely injury-free group available to select from.
Team News: KSV 1919
Due to a fully healthy squad available to choose from, KSV 1919 manager Kurt Russ has no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
It looks to us that FC Liefering are likely to get a lot of shots on goal and make them count. At the other end, KSV 1919 could well find it tough to get a goal of their own although we do see them hitting back at some stage here, too. We therefore think that it’s going to be a decent 3-1 win for FC Liefering at full-time.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Red Bull Arena (30,188)
Captain: Daniel Antosch
Chairman: Jürgen Edtbauer
Manager: Bo Svensson
Competitions: 2. Liga position 7
⭐ Key Player: Tobias Anselm
Normally taking up the Striker position, Tobias Anselm was born in Austria. After having made a senior debut playing for FC Liefering in the 2017 - 2018 season, the dangerous Forward has scored 6 league goals in the 2. Liga 2019 - 2020 campaign so far in a total of 17 appearances.