Karviná will be the visitors at Stadión U Nisy on Sunday for the First League meeting with home team Slovan Liberec.
Our Slovan Liberec v Karviná predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Slovan Liberec fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being a 1-5 Europa League Qualifiers success versus Riteriai.
Fixtures involving Slovan Liberec have proved to be engaging affairs lately with high scoring anticipated. Over their past six clashes alone, a grand total of 20 goals have gone in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 13 of these coming from Modrobílí.
Leading up to this clash, Slovan Liberec:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Karviná in their last 2 games.
- are unbeaten in their last 7 league matches at home.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to Sparta Prague in First League action, Karviná will be aiming to make amends here.
The only scorer from Karviná was Michal Papadopulos (23'). David Lischka (28' Own goal), Adam Hložek (41', 56'), Bořek Dočkal (45'), Ladislav Krejčí II (53') and Libor Kozák (82') scored for Sparta Prague.
In the course of their six latest matches, Juraj Jarábek's Karviná have turned their attacks into goals a total of 6 times therefore giving them a goals scored per game average of 1.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 26/08/2017 shows that Slovan Liberec have won 4 of these games and Karviná 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 1.
An aggregate of 13 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 9 of them from Modrobílí and 4 being from Karviná. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The last league encounter featuring the two was First League match day 20 on 14/12/2019 and the score finished Slovan Liberec 3-0 Karviná.
The referee was Pavel Královec.
Team News: Slovan Liberec
Slovan Liberec manager Pavel Hoftych doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game owing to a fully injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: Karviná
Owing to a fully healthy group ready to go, Karviná boss Juraj Jarábek doesn’t have any fitness concerns to report before this match.
In our opinion, Slovan Liberec should really create the chances to score more than once when they come up against Karviná, who may well struggle to find the back of the net.
We’re therefore anticipating a decent 2-0 winning score for Slovan Liberec after 90 minutes.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadión U Nisy (9,900)
Captain: Jan Mikula
Chairman: Zbyněk Štiller
Manager: Pavel Hoftych
Competitions: First League position 5, Europa League Qual. (Second Round)
🔑 Key Player: Jhon Mosquera
Usually deployed in the Centre Midfield position, Jhon Mosquera was born in Cali , Colombia. After having made a senior debut playing for Bohemians 1905 in the 2014 - 2015 season, the talented Midfielder has scored 3 league goals in this First League 2020 - 2021 season so far in a total of 3 appearances.