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The Super League meeting at Stadion Letzigrund on Monday sees home side FC Zürich prepare for the visit of opponents, FC Thun.
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FC Zürich will be hoping for a better result after a 2-1 Super League loss in their previous game against FC Luzern.
FC Zürich have really struggled up front in more recent games. Their sum of goals equals just 2 vs opposition teams over the course of their previous six fixtures. In those meetings, Der Stadtclub have also seen the number of goals against them come to 17.
Heading into this contest, FC Zürich are without a home win in the past 3 league matches.
In the game prior to this, FC Thun drew 0-0 in the Super League match with FC Basel 1893.
A succession of outstanding performances from the FC Thun defence has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their past 6 clashes overall. Over that same period, their own attack force has managed to score 12. That sort of pattern might not be sustained here, however.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Thun:
- haven't won against FC Zürich when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league games.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
- are without an away win for the past 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head meetings stretching back to 07/10/2018 shows us that FC Zürich have won 3 of these & FC Thun 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 2.
A combined total of 19 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 12 of them from Der Stadtclub and 7 belonging to Thun. That is an average goals per game value of 3.17.
The previous league game featuring these sides was Super League match day 27 on 01/07/2020 which finished with the scoreline of FC Thun 3-2 FC Zürich.
The referee was Léonce Lionel Tschudi.
Team News: FC Zürich
Vasilije Janjicic (Ill), Mimoun Mahi (Unknown Injury), Willie Britto (Ill) and Aiyegun Tosin (Medial Collateral Ligament Injury) will not be able to play for FC Zürich gaffer Ludovic Magnin. Marco Schönbächler cannot play in this game through suspension.
Team News: FC Thun
Due to a mostly healthy group, there’s only the one fitness issue for the FC Thun manager Marc Schneider to be concerned about. Chris Kablan (Unknown Injury) won’t be playing here.
We’ve got the feeling that FC Zürich will manage to breach the defence of this FC Thun outfit, although just one goal might not prevent defeat.
We’ve gone for a narrow 1-2 win for FC Thun at the end of the match. Should be a good one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Letzigrund (26,104)
Captain: Yanick Brecher
Chairman: Ancillo Canepa
Manager: Ludovic Magnin
Competitions: Super League position 7
⭐ Star Player: Marco Schönbächler
Usually playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Marco Schönbächler was born in Urdorf, Switzerland. Having made a first senior appearance for FC Zürich in the 2006 - 2007 season, the skilful Midfielder has struck 7 league goals in the Super League 2019 - 2020 campaign so far in 29 appearances.