The Ekstraklasa clash at Stadion Stali Mielec on Saturday sees hosts Stal Mielec lock horns with opponents Lechia Gdańsk.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Stal Mielec v Lechia Gdańsk match are shown here - as well as the best betting odds.
Stal Mielec go into this fixture following on from a 0-0 Ekstraklasa stalemate against Cracovia.
Leszek Ojrzyński's Stal Mielec have found the net a sum total of 5 times over their prior six outings. The comparative number of goals that have been scored against them in that same time is 7.
Their previous form shows that Stal Mielec:
- are unbeaten in their last 4 home league matches.
- have not won at home in their last 3 league games.
Lechia Gdańsk come into this game following a 2-0 Ekstraklasa win to defeat Górnik Zabrze in their most recent fixture.
For Lechia Gdańsk, the scorers were Maciej Gajos (24') and Flávio Paixão (41').
A run of reliable displays from the Lechia Gdańsk defensive players has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 4 from their past 6 outings combined. In that period, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 7. That trend isn’t assured to be carried forward here, however.
Coming into this fixture, Lechia Gdańsk are unbeaten in their previous 2 away league matches.
Head to head
The previous league encounter between these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 4 on 19/09/2020 when it ended Lechia Gdańsk 4-2 Stal Mielec.
The match was refereed by Bartosz Frankowski.
Team News: Stal Mielec
Availability isn’t a big problem, with just a single fitness concern for the Stal Mielec boss Leszek Ojrzyński to be concerned about from an otherwise complete set of players. Kamil Koscielny (Torn Ligament) is sidelined.
Team News: Lechia Gdańsk
With a completely injury-free group available to select from, Lechia Gdańsk manager Piotr Stokowiec has zero fitness concerns at all coming into this clash.
We’re envisaging that Stal Mielec may not find it easy to break down this Lechia Gdańsk lineup who should end up scoring and staying ahead.
That’s why we have predicted a narrow 0-1 win for Lechia Gdańsk at the conclusion of the game.
Should be a close one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Stali Mielec (6,864)
Captain: Krystian Getinger
Chairman: Bartłomiej Jaskot
Manager: Leszek Ojrzyński
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 16
🔑 Star Player: Andreja Prokić
Customarily used in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Andreja Prokić was born in Kragujevac, Serbia. After having played his first senior match for GKS Bełchatów in the 2014 - 2015 season, the talented Midfielder has scored a sum of 2 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 16 appearances.