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Šibenik come up against away team Lokomotiva Zagreb at Stadion Šubićevac in the Prva Liga clash on Saturday.
Our Šibenik v Lokomotiva Zagreb tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below including the latest game odds.
Šibenik head into this match following on from a 2-2 Prva Liga drawn match vs Slaven Belupo.
For Šibenik, the scorers were Prince Obeng Ampem (21') and Deni Jurić (40'). Törles Knöll (43') and Miroslav Iličić (44') scored for Slaven Belupo.
Krunoslav Rendulić's Šibenik have celebrated scoring 7 times over their preceding six outings. The comparative number of goals that have been scored against them in those same fixtures amounts to 6.
Taking a look at their past results, Šibenik:
- have not been beaten in the league by Lokomotiva Zagreb in their previous 2 matches.
- are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Gorica in Prva Liga competition, Lokomotiva Zagreb and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Matthew Steenvoorden (10'), Matar Dieye (74') and Josip Mitrović (83') scored for Gorica.
A tendency of at least one team not managing to score in games featuring Lokomotiva Zagreb has been noticeable in recent matches. Looking at their last six outings shows that this has happened 5 times. During these clashes, opposing sides have managed a goal total of 12 while Lokosi have scored 4.
Head to head
Looking at the statistics for their head to head duels going back to 21/08/2010, both clubs have shared the honours with Šibenik winning 2 of those games, Lokomotiva Zagreb 2 and 2 being drawn in regulation time.
A total of 12 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 7 of them for Šibenik and 5 netted by Lokosi. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.
The previous league contest featuring these sides was Prva Liga match day 14 on 26/01/2021 when it ended Lokomotiva Zagreb 0-4 Šibenik.
The match was refereed by Tihomir Pejin.
Team News: Šibenik
Šibenik manager Krunoslav Rendulić has no fitness concerns at all coming into this game thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Lokomotiva Zagreb
Out of a mainly healthy squad, there’s only the sole fitness issue for the Lokomotiva Zagreb boss Jerko Leko to be concerned with. Indrit Tuci (Torn Knee Ligament) misses out for this game.
We’re of the view that Lokomotiva Zagreb and Šibenik could find scoring goals difficult here.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level and two clean sheets. We’re therefore tipping a tight encounter with a 0-0 score by the conclusion of this game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Šubićevac (7,000)
Captain: Marko Bulat
Chairman: Josip Bulat
Manager: Krunoslav Rendulić
Competitions: Prva Liga position 6
🔑 Star Man: Prince Obeng Ampem
Generally used in the Striker position, Prince Obeng Ampem was born in Sunyani, Ghana. Having made a first senior appearance for Šibenik in the 2020 - 2021 season, the dangerous Forward has bagged 4 league goals in the Prva Liga 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 20 appearances.