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The First League game at Městský Stadion Karviná on Sunday will see hosts Karviná facing opposition in the form of Slovan Liberec.
Our Karviná v Slovan Liberec tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below (plus the best game odds).
Karviná prepare for this game coming off the back of a 2-2 First League draw versus FC Slovácko.
For Karviná, the scorers were Michal Papadopulos (11') and Marco Túlio (81'). Stanislav Hofmann (37') and Jan Kalabiška (56') scored for FC Slovácko.
It has not been often in recent times where Karviná have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Karviná have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 10 goals during that time. It will be interesting to see whether or not that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
Their past results show that Karviná:
- haven't won against Slovan Liberec in games played at home for the previous 2 league games.
- have not been beaten in the league by Slovan Liberec in their last 2 games.
- are without a win at home for the past 6 league matches. Their supporters are understandably frustrated.
Slovan Liberec head into the encounter following a 2-1 First League win over Bohemians 1905 in their last match.
For Slovan Liberec, the goalscorers were Matěj Chaluš (73') and Ľubomír Tupta (90'). David Puškáč (78') scored for Bohemians 1905.
Pavel Hoftych's Slovan Liberec have turned their attacks into goals 8 times in the course of their most recent six matches. The total of goals that have been scored against them during those same matches comes to 7.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head meetings going back to 21/07/2018 shows us that Karviná have won 1 of them & Slovan Liberec 3, with the tally of draws standing at 2.
12 goals were produced between them in this period, with 4 from Karviná and 8 belonging to Modrobílí. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.
The last league match featuring the two was First League match day 20 on 21/02/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Karviná 1-1 Slovan Liberec.
The match was refereed by Karel Hrubeš.
Team News: Karviná
The Karviná boss Bohumil Páník doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of before this game with a completely healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Slovan Liberec
Thanks to a fully injury-free group available to select from, the Slovan Liberec manager Luboš Kozel has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
We feel that Karviná will need to put in a solid display to get anything against this Slovan Liberec lineup who we reckon should end up scoring and staying ahead.
We’ve gone for a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning margin for Slovan Liberec at the end of the 90 minutes.
There should be little in it.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Městský Stadion Karviná (4,833)
Captain: Martin Šindelář
Chairman: Petr Hort
Manager: Jozef Weber
Competitions: First League position 15
🔑 Key Player: Michal Papadopulos
Normally taking to the field in the Striker position, Michal Papadopulos was born in Ostrava, Czech Republic. Having made his senior debut playing for Baník Ostrava in the 2001 - 2002 season, the skilful Forward has managed to score 4 league goals in this First League 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in 11 appearances.