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Legia Warszawa will be taking on away team Śląsk Wrocław at Stadion Wojska Polskiego in the Ekstraklasa game on Wednesday.
Our Legia Warszawa v Śląsk Wrocław predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Legia Warszawa fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 2-1 Ekstraklasa triumph versus Zagłębie Lubin.
The only player to score from Legia Warszawa was Tomáš Pekhart (30', 53'). Filip Starzyński (38') scored for Zagłębie Lubin.
Aleksandar Vuković's Legia Warszawa have hit the target a sum total of 7 times in their preceding six outings. The corresponding tally of goals that have been scored against them in those same games stands at 9.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Legia Warszawa:
- are unbeaten in the league by Śląsk Wrocław in their last 6 matches.
- have not won at home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Since being beaten in their last game against Wisla Plock in Ekstraklasa action, Śląsk Wrocław will be aiming to make amends here.
Torgil Gjertsen (87') scored for Wisla Plock.
Looking at their form, and Śląsk Wrocław have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 7 goals overall. Defensively, Śląsk could really do with shoring things up. That kind of pattern won’t necessarily be carried forward into this next game, though.
Ahead of this clash, Śląsk Wrocław haven't beaten Legia Warszawa in games played away from home for the previous 9 league games. A really bad run.
Head to head
Looking over their past head to head meetings stretching back to 16/02/2018 reveals that these encounters have not been fruitful for Śląsk Wrocław. They’ve not managed to get any victories whatsoever whereas Legia Warszawa have been the better of the two, finishing as winners in 83% of those matches.
A combined sum of 12 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 11 from Wojskowi and 1 for Śląsk. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
Team News: Legia Warszawa
Dominik Nagy (Unknown Injury), Vamara Sanogo (Achilles tendon problems) and Marko Vesovic (Torn Ligament) will not be able to play for Legia manager Aleksandar Vuković.
Team News: Śląsk Wrocław
Due to a completely injury-free group to choose from, Śląsk Wrocław boss Vítězslav Lavička has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this game.
We’re of the opinion that Legia Warszawa will probably get amongst the goals when they line up against Śląsk Wrocław, who could well find it tough to break down their defence.
Our selection here is for a comfortable 2-0 margin for Legia Warszawa after 90 minutes.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Wojska Polskiego (30,805)
Captain: Artur Jędrzejczyk
Chairman: Dariusz Mioduski
Manager: Aleksandar Vuković
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 9, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Tomáš Pekhart
Usually used in the Striker position, Tomáš Pekhart was born in Czech Republic. Having made his senior debut playing for Southampton in the 2008 - 2009 season, the goalscoring Forward has scored 4 league goals in this Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 campaign to date in a total of 4 appearances.