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The Super Liga tie at Štadión pod Dubňom on Saturday sees hosts MŠK Žilina go up against Košice.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for MŠK Žilina v Košice can be seen below (including the best match odds).
MŠK Žilina enter this match coming off the back of a 0-0 Super Liga draw vs AS Trenčín.
In that game, MŠK Žilina managed 48% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, AS Trenčín got 9 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Fixtures involving MŠK Žilina have tended to be exciting affairs of late with plenty of scoring the rule rather than the exception. Over their past 6 clashes alone, a grand total of 21 goals have gone in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 15 of them coming from MŠK Žilina. That pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, of course.
Since a loss in their previous game against Spartak Trnava in Super Liga competition, Košice and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
Philip Azango (48') and Filip Bainović (50') scored for Spartak Trnava.
Indicating their predisposition for eventful encounters, the back of the net has been hit 24 times in the previous 6 matches in which Košice have taken to the pitch, yielding a mean average of 4 goals each fixture. Opposition teams have managed 19 from this total.
Coming into this clash, Košice are without a win away from home in their last 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league clash featuring these sides was Super Liga match day 4 on 19/08/2023 when the final score was Košice 0-3 MŠK Žilina.
Team News: MŠK Žilina
The MŠK Žilina boss Jaroslav Hynek doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: Košice
With a completely healthy squad available to choose from, the Košice manager Anton Šoltis doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game.
It’s looking like Košice will do well to get a goal against a MŠK Žilina outfit who appear set to boss most aspects of this game if it turns out as we expect.
We’re therefore predicting a comprehensive 3-0 victory for MŠK Žilina when all is said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Štadión pod Dubňom (10,897)
Captain: Tomáš Nemčík
Chairman: Jozef Antošík
Manager: Jaroslav Hynek
Competitions: Super Liga position 2