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Korona Kielce head to Stadion Miejski Floriana Krygiera on Saturday for the Ekstraklasa meeting with home team Pogon Szczecin.
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Pogon Szczecin will be wanting a better result here following a 1-0 Ekstraklasa loss in their previous game against Zagłębie Lubin.
In that match, Pogon Szczecin managed 49% possession and 7 shots on goal with 1 on target. On the other side, Zagłębie Lubin had 19 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. Bartosz Kopacz (78') scored for Zagłębie Lubin.
It’s not been often in recent games that Pogon Szczecin haven’t conceded. In fact, Pogon Szczecin have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, giving up 12 goals on the way. It will be interesting to see if that trend will be sustained into this next match.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Pogon Szczecin:
- have not lost a league tie with Korona Kielce in their last 2 games.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 league games.
In their last game, Korona Kielce drew 0-0 in the Ekstraklasa tie with Cracovia.
In that game, Korona Kielce managed 44% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Cracovia had 14 shots on goal with 3 of them on target.
The strike force from Korona Kielce have struggled for goals over their last 6 encounters, netting the poor return of only 4. In those matches, Korona have also seen the collective goal aggregate against them equal 5.
Leading up to this clash, Korona Kielce:
- remain unbeaten by Pogon Szczecin in away games against them for the last 5 league games. An impressive run.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head-to-head meetings stretching back to 16/09/2018 shows that Pogon Szczecin have won 2 of these and Korona Kielce 1, with the tally of drawn matches being 3.
A combined total of 9 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 5 of them from Pogoń and 4 being from Korona. The average goals per game has been 1.5.
The last league contest between these clubs was Ekstraklasa match day 25 on 18/03/2023 when it ended Pogon Szczecin 0-0 Korona Kielce.
That time, Pogon Szczecin had 70% possession and 21 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
Korona Kielce had 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Tomasz Kwiatkowski.
Team News: Pogon Szczecin
Marcel Wedrychowski (Unknown Injury), Wojciech Lisowski (Ruptured sideband), Olaf Korczakowski (Muscle Injury) and Mariusz Malec (Nose Injury) are not available for Pogon Szczecin boss Jens Gustafsson.
Team News: Korona Kielce
Owing to an otherwise available group, there’s just the one fitness worry for the Korona Kielce manager Kamil Kuzera to contend with. Jakub Lukowski (Torn Ligament) misses out for this game.
We’re of the opinion that Korona Kielce will likely create enough chances to find the back of the net against this Pogon Szczecin side, although it probably shouldn’t be as many as they will have scored against them.
We’re tipping a 2-1 advantage for Pogon Szczecin when the full-time whistle blows. 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: Stadion Miejski Floriana Krygiera (4,200)
Chairman: Jarosław Mroczek
Manager: Jens Gustafsson
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 15
🔑 Key Man: Efthymis Koulouris
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Efthymis Koulouris was born in Greece. After making a first senior appearance for PAOK in the 2013 - 2014 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored 2 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in 6 appearances.