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Winterthur take on the visiting Kriens at Schützenwiese in this Challenge League meeting on Friday.
Our Winterthur v Kriens predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
Winterthur will be looking for another win after the 0-1 Challenge League success versus FC Thun.
Winterthur haven’t had any problems with scoring, hitting the target every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They’ve claimed a sum of 14 during that time and have conceded a total of 8.
Last time out, Kriens drew 0-0 in the Challenge League match with Chiasso.
Throughout their six previous matches, Stefan Marini's Kriens have had reason to celebrate scoring a total of 10 times, earning them the goals per game average of 1.67.
Team News: Winterthur
Raphael Spiegel (Tear in the abductor muscle), Silvan Kriz (Unknown Injury), Dimitri Volkart (Unknown Injury), Yannick Pauli (Unknown Injury), Michael Gonçalves (Unknown Injury), Gianluca Tolino (Hip Injury), Kevin Zeferino Costinha (Unknown Injury), Julian Roth (Unknown Injury) and Pascal Schüpbach (Unknown Injury) are not available for Winterthur manager Yannick Schwery.
Team News: Kriens
Kriens manager Stefan Marini has a number of players out of action. Progon Maloku (Unknown Injury), Pascal Brügger (Unknown Injury), Igor Tadic (Unknown Injury), Ibrahima Dieng (Unknown Injury), Robin Busset (Unknown Injury), Izer Aliu (Unknown Injury) and Daniel Fanger (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) are not able to play.
We feel that Kriens must be fancied to breach the defence of this Winterthur team, however it is unlikely to prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We can see both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Winterthur after the 90. It really should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Schützenwiese (14,987)
Captain: Renato Brugnoli
Chairman: Hannes W. Keller
Manager: Yannick Schwery
Competitions: Challenge League position 7, Swiss Cup (Round 3)