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The First League match at Lokotrans Aréna on Sunday sees home team Mladá Boleslav playing against opponents Karviná.
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Mladá Boleslav won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 2-1 First League loss in their previous game against Tescoma Zlín.
The only player to score from Mladá Boleslav was Ladislav Takács (90'). Tomáš Poznar (51') and Youba Dramé (78') scored for Tescoma Zlín.
It’s not been often in recent times where Mladá Boleslav haven’t conceded. In fact, Mladá Boleslav have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 8 goals during that time.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Mladá Boleslav:
- haven't lost in the league to Karviná in their previous 5 matches.
- have not beaten Karviná in their last 2 league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 6 matches in the league. Their supporters are understandably frustrated.
In their last game, Karviná drew 1-1 in the First League match with Slovan Liberec.
The only scorer from Karviná was Christián Herc (60'). Imad Rondić (57') was the scorer for Slovan Liberec.
Looking at their form, and Karviná have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 13 goals in all. In defence, Karviná can certainly do much better. With no two games being the same, we’ll just have to find out whether such a trend shall persist here in this game.
Looking at their past form shows that Karviná:
- have not won against Mladá Boleslav in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league games.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 17/02/2018 shows us that Mladá Boleslav have won 2 of them & Karviná 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 3.
15 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 8 of them from Mladá Boleslav and 7 belonging to Karviná. That’s an average goals per game of 2.5.
The last league game featuring the two was First League match day 5 on 26/09/2020 which ended up with the score at Karviná 0-0 Mladá Boleslav.
The referee was Alex Denev.
Team News: Mladá Boleslav
Aleksey Tataev (Knee inflammation), Milan Jirasek (Calf Injury), Petr Mikulec (Finger Injury) and Jiri Klima (Muscle Injury) will not be able to play for Mladá Boleslav boss Karel Jarolím. Marek Matejovsky is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Karviná
With a fully healthy squad available to choose from, Karviná boss Juraj Jarábek does not have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Karviná have the ability to score against this Mladá Boleslav team, however it isn’t expected to be as many as they will have scored against them.
We are anticipating a 2-1 win for Mladá Boleslav after the 90. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Lokotrans Aréna (5,000)
Captain: Marek Matějovský
Chairman: Josef Dufek
Manager: Karel Jarolím
Competitions: First League position 16
🔑 Key Player: Michal Škoda
Mostly used in the Striker position, Michal Škoda was born in Prague, Czech Republic. Having made a first senior appearance for FC Brno in the 2012 - 2013 season, the skilful Forward has scored a sum of 4 league goals in the First League 2020 - 2021 season to date coming from a total of 15 appearances.