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Slavia Prague will be hosting visiting team Baumit Jablonec at Fortuna Arena in this First League game on Sunday.
View all of the Slavia Prague v Baumit Jablonec predictions, poll and stats below - along with the latest match odds.
Slavia Prague fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 2-3 First League success versus Baník Ostrava.
In that match, Slavia Prague managed 55% possession and 23 attempts on goal with 9 on target. For Slavia Prague, the goalscorers were Václav Jurečka (26'), Mick van Buren (45') and Jan Bořil (59'). On the other side, Banik Ostrava had 13 shots at goal with 7 on target. David Buchta (27') and Tomáš Rigo (29') scored for Baník Ostrava.
Fixtures featuring Slavia Prague have tended to be lively ones of late with high scoring being a common characteristic. Over their past half dozen clashes, a grand total of 23 goals have been scored for both sides combined (at an average of 3.83 goals per game) with 17 of them accredited to Slavia Prague.
Looking at their past form shows that Slavia Prague:
- haven't lost in the league to Baumit Jablonec in their last 10 games. A long run without a loss.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches.
In their previous game, Baumit Jablonec drew 0-0 in the First League tie with Karviná.
The stats don’t lie, and Baumit Jablonec have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 8 goals overall. Defensively, Baumit Jablonec have some weaknesses to address. We shall soon see if that trend will be continued on in this game.
Their previous form shows that Baumit Jablonec:
- haven't won against Slavia Prague when having played them away from home in the previous 4 league matches. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are without an away win for the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head results stretching back to 23/05/2021 reveals that these encounters have not been kind to Baumit Jablonec. They have not managed to come away with any victories whatsoever whereas Slavia Prague have just been too good for them, running out winners in 67 per cent of those games played.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 23 overall at an average of 3.83 goals per match.
The previous league clash between these clubs was First League match day 6 on 27/08/2023 when the final score was Baumit Jablonec 1-1 Slavia Prague.
The match was refereed by Dalibor Černý.
Team News: Slavia Prague
Lukas Vorlicky (Cruciate ligament surgery), Mohamed Ihattaren (Fitness), Sheriff Sinyan (Muscle injury), Jindrich Stanek (Calf injury), David Pech (Fitness) and Ondrej Kolar (Eye injury) won’t be available for Slavia Prague boss Jindřich Trpišovský.
Team News: Baumit Jablonec
Owing to a fully healthy squad to pick from, the Baumit Jablonec manager Radoslav Látal has zero fitness worries to report coming into this clash.
Our assessment is that Slavia Prague will, in all likelihood, stay in control for long periods of time and should be able to convert a few of the chances that they create.
Conversely, Baumit Jablonec will not find it easy to score but we can see them managing to get on the scoresheet here.
We’re therefore anticipating a pretty comfortable 3-1 winning score for Slavia Prague by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Fortuna Arena (19,370)
Captain: Jan Bořil
Chairman: Jaroslav Tvrdík
Manager: Jindřich Trpišovský
Competitions: First League position 2, Europa League (Round of 16), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Mojmír Chytil
Typically played in the Striker position, Mojmír Chytil was born in Czech Republic. Having played his first senior match for Sigma Olomouc in the 2018 - 2019 season, the talented Forward has managed to score 5 league goals in this First League 2023 - 2024 campaign to date from a total of 18 appearances.