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FC Schaffhausen meet away side FC Sion at The Wefox Arena in this Challenge League fixture on Friday.
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FC Schaffhausen will be looking for an improved result here following the 3-1 Swiss Cup losing effort in their last game against AC Bellinzona.
The only player to score from FC Schaffhausen was Orges Bunjaku (53'). Dragan Mihajlović (23') scored for AC Bellinzona. The match went to extra time and was won by AC Bellinzona.
It’s been all too rare in recent times where FC Schaffhausen have kept a clean sheet. The reality is that FC Schaffhausen have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 17 goals in the process.
Coming into this contest, FC Schaffhausen are without a home win in the past 5 league games. Fans are getting restless.
FC Sion will come into the clash following a 3-0 Swiss Cup win vs Grasshopper Club Zürich in their last game.
A succession of accomplished showings by the FC Sion defenders has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 3 from their past 6 fixtures combined. In that time, their own attack force has managed to score 10. It will be interesting to find out if that trend can be sustained in this game.
Coming into this clash, FC Sion are undefeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
Team News: FC Schaffhausen
The FC Schaffhausen manager Martin Andermatt has zero fitness concerns whatsoever before this match thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: FC Sion
Due to a fully injury-free group to choose from, the FC Sion boss Paolo Tramezzani has no fitness concerns to report ahead of this game. Théo Berdayes cannot play in this game through suspension.
We feel that FC Schaffhausen should get enough chances to put a goal past this FC Sion lineup, although one goal probably shouldn’t be good enough.
We’re therefore expecting a close game with a 1-2 victory for FC Sion after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Wefox Arena (8,200)
Chairman: Roland Klein
Manager: Martin Andermatt
Competitions: Challenge League position 10, Swiss Cup (Round 2)