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visit Stadion ŠRC Zaprešić on Saturday for the Prva Liga showdown with hosts Inter Zaprešic
. All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Inter Zaprešic v NK Osijek are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Inter Zaprešic will be hoping to bounce back here after a 2-0 Prva Liga losing effort in their last game against Istra 1961.
Inter Zaprešic have really struggled up front in more recent games. Their sum of goals equals just 2 vs opponents during their last 6 fixtures. In those games, Keramičari have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 15. It will be interesting to find out whether or not that trend will be continued on here.
Their prior results show that Inter Zaprešic:
- have not been beaten in the league by NK Osijek in their last 2 games.
- haven't beaten NK Osijek in their previous 7 league games.
- have not won at home in their last 4 league matches. Things will have to change soon.
NK Osijek will come into the game following on from a 2-1 Prva Liga win with the downing of Gorica in their previous game.
The trend of at least one team not managing to score in games featuring NK Osijek has become evident in recent matches. Checking on their last 6 outings reveals that it has occurred 5 times. During these clashes, opposing sides have hit a goal tally of 2 and Bijelo-plavi have scored 5. We will have to find out whether or not that trend can be sustained in this game.
Taking a look at their past results, NK Osijek:
- haven't been beaten by Inter Zaprešic in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head meetings going back to 16/12/2018 tells us that these encounters have ended in disappointment for Inter Zaprešic. They’ve not managed to come away with any wins whatsoever whereas NK Osijek have maintained the edge over them, finishing as winners in 67 per cent of those matches played.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 26 in total at an average of 4.33 goals per match.
The previous league clash between these clubs was Prva Liga match day 21 on 08/02/2020 when the final score was NK Osijek 1-1 Inter Zaprešic. The match was refereed by Marin Vidulin.
Team News: Inter Zaprešic
Inter Zaprešic boss Tomislav Ivković has no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this match with a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: NK Osijek
With a completely healthy group available to select from, NK Osijek manager Ivica Kulešević has no fitness concerns to report ahead of this game.
We believe that Inter Zaprešic will have to perform well to score goals against this NK Osijek team who we reckon will score one, at least. We’re going for a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for NK Osijek when all is said and done. Let’s see.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion ŠRC Zaprešić (5,228)
Captain: Tomislav Mazalović
Chairman: Branko Laljak
Manager: Tomislav Ivković
Competitions: Prva Liga position 10