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The J2 League fixture at Fujieda Soccer Stadium on Sunday sees hosts Fujieda MYFC go up against Machida Zelvia.
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Fujieda MYFC, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 0-2 J2 League victory versus Roasso Kumamoto.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times that Fujieda MYFC haven’t conceded. The reality is that Fujieda MYFC have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, leaking 9 goals in the process.
Coming into this fixture, Fujieda MYFC have not won at home in their last 6 matches in the league. Fans are getting restless.
After a loss in their previous game against Tochigi S.C. in J2 League competition, Machida Zelvia and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
During their 6 latest matches, Go Kuroda's Machida Zelvia have seen their goal attempts be successful a total of 12 times therefore yielding them a goals per game average of 2.
Head to head
The last league meeting featuring these sides was J2 League match day 7 on 02/04/2023 when it finished Machida Zelvia 1-0 Fujieda MYFC.
The match was refereed by Hiroyoshi Takayama.
Team News: Fujieda MYFC
Kota Osone (Biceps femoris muscle injury), Masahiko Sugita (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Shohei Kawakami (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not available for Fujieda MYFC gaffer Daisuke Sudo.
Team News: Machida Zelvia
Machida Zelvia manager Go Kuroda has not got a full squad to pick from. Kai Miki (Thigh muscle rupture) and Erik (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) miss out here.
We’re of the opinion that Fujieda MYFC will have to perform well to be putting a goal past this Machida Zelvia lineup who we think should be able to get on the scoresheet themselves in a winning performance.
Therefore, we predict a hard-fought 0-1 victory for Machida Zelvia when the full-time whistle blows.
Should be a close one.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Fujieda Soccer Stadium (5,937)
Captain: Masahiko Sugita
Chairman: Kosuke Tokuda
Manager: Daisuke Sudo
Competitions: J2 League position 16
🔑 Key Man: Ryota Iwabuchi
Typically taking to the field in the Striker position, Ryota Iwabuchi was born in Japan. After having played his first senior match for Matsumoto Yamaga in the 2013 season, the skilful Forward has bagged 5 league goals in this J2 League 2023 season to date in a total of 31 appearances.