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Hajduk Split will be facing visitors Slaven Belupo at Stadion Poljud in this Prva Liga match on Wednesday.
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Hajduk Split, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-2 Prva Liga triumph versus Lokomotiva Zagreb.
In that match, Hajduk Split managed 51% possession and 11 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. For Hajduk Split, the goalscorers were Marko Livaja (15') and Umut Nayir (48'). For their opponents, Lokomotiva Zagreb got 5 attempts at goal with 0 of them on target.
Hajduk Split have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, hitting the target in each and every one of their last 6 games.
They have claimed a sum of 8 during that period while also conceding a total of 1. We will just have to see if that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
Pre-game facts show that Hajduk Split:
- are unbeaten in the league by Slaven Belupo in their previous 3 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
Last time out, Slaven Belupo drew 1-1 in the Prva Liga match with Varaždin.
In that match, Slaven Belupo had 50% possession and 13 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. The only player to score for Slaven Belupo was Ivan Delić (90'). Varaždin got 16 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Neven Đurasek (43') was the scorer for Varaždin.
The stats don’t lie, and Slaven Belupo have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 9 goals in all. In defence, Farmaceuti seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly.
Leading up to this clash, Slaven Belupo:
- haven't won against Hajduk Split when they've played them away from home in the last 5 league games. Not good at all.
- have not been beaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
- have not won away from home in their last 6 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 11/08/2019 shows us that Hajduk Split have won 3 of these & Slaven Belupo 2, with the number of drawn results standing at 1.
An aggregate of 17 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 10 for Bili and 7 created by Farmaceuti. The average goals per game has been 2.83.
The last league encounter featuring these clubs was Prva Liga match day 12 on 21/11/2020 when it ended Slaven Belupo 0-2 Hajduk Split.
The referee was Ivan Bebek.
Team News: Hajduk Split
Umut Nayir (Thigh Problems), Alexander Kacaniklic (Unknown Injury) and Dimitrios Diamantakos (Unknown Injury) are unavailable for Hajduk manager Paolo Tramezzani.
Team News: Slaven Belupo
With a completely healthy group available to choose from, Slaven Belupo boss Tomislav Stipić has zero fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this game.
Our thinking is that Hajduk Split will more than likely fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding against Slaven Belupo, who could well find it tough getting goals.
We’re therefore expecting to see a controlled 2-0 victory for Hajduk Split come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Poljud (35,000)
Captain: Mijo Caktaš
Chairman: Lukša Jakobušić
Manager: Paolo Tramezzani
Competitions: Prva Liga position 5
⭐ Star Man: Mijo Caktaš
Usually taking to the field in the Centre Midfield position, Mijo Caktaš was born in Split, Croatia. After having made a senior debut playing for Hajduk Split in the 2011 - 2012 season, the dangerous Midfielder has managed to score 9 league goals in this Prva Liga 2020 - 2021 season to date in 17 appearances.