The Ekstraklasa clash at Stadion Poznań on Friday sees home side Lech Poznań welcome opponents Wisła Kraków.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Lech Poznań v Wisła Kraków, scroll down (plus the best game odds).
Lech Poznań head into this game after a 2-2 Ekstraklasa draw versus Raków Częstochowa.
In that match, Lech Poznań had 55% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For Lech Poznań, the goals were scored by João Amaral (57') and Mikael Ishak (73'). At the other end, Raków Częstochowa got 13 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Marcin Cebula (14') and Sebastian Musiolik (48') scored for Raków Częstochowa.
Lech Poznań have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, hitting the target in each and every one of their last 6 matches.
They’ve hit an aggregate of 13 during that time and have conceded a total of 5.
Coming into this clash, Lech Poznań are unbeaten in their previous 5 home league matches.
In their last fixture, Wisła Kraków drew 2-2 in the Ekstraklasa match with Lechia Gdańsk.
In that game, Wisła Kraków had 70% possession and 11 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. The only player to score for Wisła Kraków was Michal Frydrych (71', 97'). Lechia Gdańsk got 10 shots at goal with 4 on target. Jarosław Kubicki (23') and İlkay Durmuş (45') scored for Lechia Gdańsk.
The numbers tell their own story, and Wisła Kraków have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 9 goals in total. Defensively, Wisła Kraków have been far from perfect. That being said, it remains to be seen if that trend might continue on in this upcoming match.
Head to head
An examination of their past head to head meetings stretching back to 19/08/2018 shows us that Lech Poznań have won 3 of them & Wisła Kraków 2, with the number of draws being 1.
A combined total of 18 goals were scored between them in these games, with 10 of them for Kolejorz and 8 being from Biała Gwiazda . That is an average goals per game value of 3.
The previous league match between these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 29 on 08/05/2021 when it finished Wisła Kraków 1-2 Lech Poznań.
In that game, Wisła Kraków managed 33% possession and 4 shots on goal with 1 on target. Their only player to score was Jakub Błaszczykowski (78').
At the other end, Lech Poznań had 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Mikael Ishak (12') and Pedro Tiba (61') scored.
The referee was Sebastian Jarzębak.
Team News: Lech Poznań
The Lech Poznań boss Maciej Skorża will be grateful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Wisła Kraków
Due to a completely healthy group to choose from, the Wisła Kraków manager Adrián Guľa has zero fitness concerns at all before this match.
We believe that Lech Poznań will more than likely get amongst the goals when they come up against Wisła Kraków, who could well struggle to find the back of the net.
We’re predicting a 2-0 victory for Lech Poznań by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Poznań (41,609)
Captain: Mikael Ishak
Chairman: Karol Klimczak
Manager: Maciej Skorża
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 1
🔑 Star Man: João Amaral
Mostly deployed in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, João Amaral was born in Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal. After making a first senior appearance for Vitória Setúbal in the 2016 - 2017 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored 2 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2021 - 2022 season so far in 7 appearances.