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Raków Częstochowa are the guests at Stadion Miejski w Białymstoku on Wednesday for the Ekstraklasa tie with hosts Jagiellonia Białystok.
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Jagiellonia Białystok will be wanting a better result here after a 2-0 Ekstraklasa loss in their previous game against Warta Poznań.
In that game, Jagiellonia Białystok had 50% possession and 4 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Warta Poznań got 8 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Łukasz Trałka (40') and Makana Baku (86') scored for Warta Poznań.
Fixtures involving Jagiellonia Białystok have tended to be lively ones of late with a lot of goalmouth action being the norm. Over their past six clashes alone, a total of 21 goals have been recorded for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 10 of those being chalked up by Jagiellonia.
Coming into this clash, Jagiellonia Białystok are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
Raków Częstochowa will go into the game following a 2-0 Ekstraklasa win vs Śląsk Wrocław in their last outing.
In that match, Raków Częstochowa had 45% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. For Raków Częstochowa, the goals were scored by David Tijanič (48') and Marcin Cebula (85'). On the other side, Śląsk Wrocław got 8 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target.
A series of accomplished showings from the Raków Częstochowa defensive players has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded standing at 4 from their past 6 fixtures combined. During the same period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 11. Putting that to one side, we’ll just have to find out if the trend will be replicated here in this game.
Coming into this fixture, Raków Częstochowa are unbeaten in their previous 4 away league matches.
Head to head
The previous league fixture between these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 13 on 13/12/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Raków Częstochowa 3-2 Jagiellonia Białystok.
The referee was Mariusz Złotek.
Team News: Jagiellonia Białystok
Jagiellonia Białystok manager Rafał Grzyb has no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game owing to a completely injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Raków Częstochowa
Owing to a completely healthy squad to pick from, Raków Częstochowa boss Marek Papszun doesn’t have any fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
Our assessment here is that Jagiellonia Białystok will need to push hard to break down this Raków Częstochowa outfit who we think will get the vital goal that wins it.
That’s why our selection here is for a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 0-1 win for Raków Częstochowa when the referee blows for full-time.
Expecting it to be tight.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Miejski w Białymstoku (22,432)
Captain: Taras Romanczuk
Chairman: Cezary Kulesza
Manager: Rafał Grzyb
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 11
🔑 Star Man: Jakov Puljić
Usually deployed in the Striker position, Jakov Puljić was born in Vinkovci, Croatia. After having made a senior debut playing for Cibalia in the 2011 - 2012 season, the talented Forward has struck 9 league goals in this Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 season so far in 21 appearances.