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Ismaily make the trip to Cairo International Stadium on Wednesday for the Premier League clash with home team Zamalek.
View all of the Zamalek v Ismaily predictions, poll and stats below (including the best match odds).
Zamalek fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 2-0 Premier League triumph over Al Ittihad.
Their most recent results reveal that things are going according to plan in the Zamalek defence. The Royal Team have given the opposition little, seeing the total number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper over the course of their past six matches standing at 3. That sort of trend won’t necessarily be sustained into this match, however.
Leading up to this clash, Zamalek:
- have not been beaten in the league by Ismaily in their previous 4 games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Al Ittihad in Premier League competition, Ismaily and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The attacking players from Ismaily have had real problems scoring goals in their past six games, recording the unsatisfactory return of just 4. In those fixtures, El Daraweesh have also seen the collective goal tally against them equal 10.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Ismaily:
- have not won against Zamalek when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 14/12/2017 shows us that Zamalek have won 4 of these games & Ismaily 2, with the tally of drawn results being 0.
A sum of 18 goals were produced between them in this period, with 11 of them for The Royal Team and 7 being from El Daraweesh. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.
Team News: Zamalek
Zamalek boss Patrice Carteron will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash with a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Ismaily
With a completely healthy squad to choose from, Ismaily boss Miodrag Ješić does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
It certainly seems that Ismaily will be up against it to be getting goals against a Zamalek team who seem set to win pretty easily here.
We predict a very comprehensive 3-0 winning margin for Zamalek at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Cairo International Stadium (74,000)
Captain: Mahmoud Shikabala
Chairman: Mortada Mansour
Manager: Patrice Carteron
Competitions: Premier League position 1