Legia Warsaw will be the visitors at Stadion im. Ernesta Pohla on Saturday for the Ekstraklasa game with home team Górnik Zabrze.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Górnik Zabrze v Legia Warsaw are shown below including the latest game odds.
Górnik Zabrze will be hoping to bounce back here after a 2-0 Ekstraklasa defeat in their last game at the hands of Lechia Gdańsk.
Maciej Gajos (24') and Flávio Paixão (41') scored for Lechia Gdańsk.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times that Górnik Zabrze have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The reality is that Trójkolorowi have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 games, shipping 9 goals during that time.
Taking a look at their past results, Górnik Zabrze:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Legia Warsaw in their last 2 matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 home league matches.
Legia Warsaw come into this game after a 5-2 Ekstraklasa win to defeat Wisla Plock in their most recent outing.
For Legia Warsaw, goals were scored by Filip Mladenović (10', 40'), Bartosz Kapustka (16') and Luquinhas (49', 80'). Dušan Lagator (43') and Filip Lesniak (45') scored for Wisla Plock.
Looking at their form, and Legia Warsaw have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 8 goals in total. Defensively, Wojskowi have been far from perfect. Let’s see if that trend will be continued on here.
Ahead of this clash, Legia Warsaw are without an away win for the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head clashes going back to 13/05/2018 tells us that Górnik Zabrze have won 2 of them & Legia Warsaw 4, with the number of drawn results being 0.
A combined total of 21 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 7 of them from Trójkolorowi and 14 netted by Wojskowi. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.5.
The last league clash between these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 4 on 19/09/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Legia Warsaw 1-3 Górnik Zabrze.
The match was refereed by Paweł Gil.
Team News: Górnik Zabrze
Górnik Zabrze boss Marcin Brosz has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this match with a fully healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Legia Warsaw
Due to a fully healthy squad available to choose from, Legia Warsaw boss Czesław Michniewicz doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
We’re envisaging that Górnik Zabrze will have to play well to break down this Legia Warsaw outfit who we think should score one, at least.
Our tip is therefore for a hard-fought 0-1 win for Legia Warsaw at the end of this game.
Let’s see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion im. Ernesta Pohla (24,563)
Captain: Michał Koj
Chairman: Dariusz Czernik
Manager: Marcin Brosz
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 4
🔑 Key Man: Piotr Krawczyk
Usually playing in the Striker position, Piotr Krawczyk was born in Siedlce, Poland. Having played his first senior match for Górnik Zabrze in the 2019 - 2020 season, the gifted Forward has bagged 3 league goals in this Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 18 appearances.