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The Bundesliga match at Red Bull Arena on Wednesday will see home side Red Bull Salzburg welcome Wolfsberger AC.
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Red Bull Salzburg
Red Bull Salzburg, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following the 1-2 Bundesliga triumph versus Wolfsberger AC.
In that game, Red Bull Salzburg managed 51% possession and 24 attempts at goal with 11 on target. For Red Bull Salzburg, the goals were scored by Patson Daka (13') and Mërgim Berisha (48'). At the other end, Wolfsberger AC had 10 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Dejan Joveljić (29') scored for Wolfsberger AC.
Red Bull Salzburg have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, hitting the target every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They’ve hit an aggregate of 13 during that period while also conceding a total of 5. However, it remains to be seen if that trend shall continue on here in this match or not.
Coming into this contest, Red Bull Salzburg are unbeaten in their previous 7 home league matches.
Over the course of their last six outings, Wolfsberger AC have amassed a tally of 11 goals. Wolfsberger have also managed to score in every single one of those games. During that period, they’ve seen 15 goals scored by their opponents.
Coming into this contest, Wolfsberger AC remain undefeated by Red Bull Salzburg in games played away from home for the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 10/08/2019 tells us that Red Bull Salzburg have won 3 of these & Wolfsberger AC 1, with the number of drawn games being 2.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 23 in all which averages out at 3.83 goals per match.
The last league contest featuring these clubs was Bundesliga match day 5 on 25/04/2021 when the final score was Wolfsberger AC 1-2 Red Bull Salzburg.
That day, Wolfsberger AC had 49% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The scorer was Dejan Joveljić (29').
On the other side, Red Bull Salzburg got 24 shots at goal with 11 of them on target. Patson Daka (13') and Mërgim Berisha (48') scored.
Team News: Red Bull Salzburg
Ousmane Diakité (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Albert Vallci (Achilles tendon rupture) are not available for RB Salzburg gaffer Jesse Marsch. Antoine Bernede will not be able to play in this game through being suspended.
Team News: Wolfsberger AC
Wolfsberger boss Roman Stary has multiple availability issues to deal with. Sven Sprangler (Metatarsal bone bruise) and Eliel Peretz (Metatarsal bone bruise) will not be playing here.
We’re thinking that Red Bull Salzburg will probably stay in control for long periods of time and should be able to convert a few of the chances that they create.
At the same time, Wolfsberger AC won’t find it easy getting on the scoresheet although we do see them scoring.
We can therefore see a pretty comfortable 3-1 winning score for Red Bull Salzburg after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Red Bull Salzburg
Stadium: Red Bull Arena (30,188)
Captain: Andreas Ulmer
Chairman: Harald Lürzer
Manager: Jesse Marsch
Competitions: Bundesliga position 1, ÖFB Cup (Final), UEFA Qual (Play-Offs)
⭐ Star Player: Sékou Koïta
Mostly deployed in the Striker position, Sékou Koïta was born in Kita, Mali. Having played his first senior match for FC Liefering in the 2017 - 2018 season, the talented Forward has netted 14 league goals in this Bundesliga 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 16 appearances.