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Vorwärts Steyr journey to FAC-Platz on Friday for the 2. Liga clash with home team Floridsdorfer AC.
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Floridsdorfer AC won’t want a repeat of their last result here following a 1-0 2. Liga loss in their previous game against Grazer AK.
In that game, Floridsdorfer AC managed 51% possession and 4 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. For their opponents, Grazer AK got 13 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Markus Rusek (84') was the scorer for Grazer AK.
Mitja Mörec's Floridsdorfer AC have managed to score a sum total of 8 times in their preceding six outings. The corresponding tally of goals that have been scored against them in that time is 5.
After a losing effort in their last game against Rapid Vienna II in 2. Liga competition, Vorwärts Steyr will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Vorwärts Steyr had 52% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 11 on target. The only player to score for Vorwärts Steyr was Alem Pasić (14', 57'). On the other side, Rapid Wien II had 13 shots on goal with 8 on target. Nicolas Binder (18'), Tobias Hedl (43'), Adrian Hajdari (58'), Martin Moormann (63') and Marvin Zwickl (86') scored for Rapid Vienna II.
The stats tell the story, and Vorwärts Steyr have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 17 goals overall. At the back, Vorwärts Steyr certainly have room for improvement.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs stretching back to 21/10/2018 tells us that these encounters have been disappointments for Floridsdorfer AC. They’ve not been able to come away with any victories whatsoever while Vorwärts Steyr have remained in the ascendancy, getting wins in 67 per cent of those match-ups.
A total of 16 goals were scored between them in these games, with 6 for Floridsdorfer and 10 coming from Steyr. That is an average goals per game value of 2.67.
The last league contest between these sides was 2. Liga match day 23 on 13/04/2021 when it finished Floridsdorfer AC 0-1 Vorwärts Steyr.
In that match, Floridsdorfer AC had 44% possession and 3 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target.
At the other end, Vorwärts Steyr had 5 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Marcel Monsberger (54') scored.
The match was refereed by Gerhard Grobelnik.
Team News: Floridsdorfer AC
Looking at personnel, there is just the sole fitness concern for the Floridsdorfer AC gaffer Mitja Mörec to be concerned about from a near full-strength set of players. Christian Bubalovic (Unknown Injury) will miss out.
Team News: Vorwärts Steyr
Vorwärts Steyr manager Andreas Milot has multiple availability issues to deal with. Miroslav Cirkovic (Shoulder Injury), Michael Halbartschlager (Cruciate Ligament Rupture), Oliver Filip (Unknown Injury) and Michael Lageder (Surgery) will miss out on this game.
Vorwärts Steyr may well find it hard to break down a Floridsdorfer AC side who look likely to get the goals that they need to set up a big win here.
We’re going for a commanding 3-0 margin for Floridsdorfer AC at the end of this one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: FAC-Platz (3,000)
Captain: Mirnes Bećirović
Chairman: Walter Brand
Manager: Mitja Mörec
Competitions: 2. Liga position 8, ÖFB Cup (Third round)
🔑 Star Player: Anthony Schmid
Usually taking to the field in the Striker position, Anthony Schmid was born in Strasbourg, France. After making a first senior appearance for Floridsdorfer AC in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 4 league goals in the 2. Liga 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 10 appearances.