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Ludogorets Razgrad host guests Tsarsko Selo at Huvepharma Arena in this First League fixture on Saturday.
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Ludogorets Razgrad, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following the 2-4 First League success vs Levski Sofia.
In that game, Ludogorets Razgrad managed 52% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 7 on target. For Ludogorets Razgrad, goals were scored by Dominic Yankov (29'), Pieros Sotiriou (47'), Elvis Manu (85') and Bernard Tekpetey (89'). For their opponents, Levski Sofia had 8 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Borislav Tsonev (26', 81') was the scorer for Levski Sofia.
It has been all too rare in recent times that Ludogorets Razgrad have shown defensive steel. The reality is that Ludogorets Razgrad have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 6 goals during that time. Nevertheless, it remains to be seen if such a trend will be replicated in this next game or not.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against CSKA Sofia in First League action, Tsarsko Selo will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Tsarsko Selo had 53% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The scorer for Tsarsko Selo was Lucas Dias (72'). CSKA Sofia had 11 shots on goal with 7 on target. Amos Youga (55') and Karlo Muhar (93') scored for CSKA Sofia.
The forward players for Tsarsko Selo have suffered from a shortage of goals over their last 6 games, contributing the poor return of only 2. In those matches, The Kings have also seen the overall goal tally against them equal 6.
Ahead of this clash, Tsarsko Selo are without a win away from home in their last 7 league games.
Head to head
The previous league contest between these clubs was First League match day 22 on 20/03/2021 when the final score was Tsarsko Selo 1-1 Ludogorets Razgrad.
That day, Tsarsko Selo managed 52% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The scorer was Martin Kavdanski (79').
Ludogorets Razgrad had 9 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Pieros Sotiriou (76') was the scorer.
The referee was Stanislav Todorov.
Team News: Ludogorets Razgrad
Higinio Marín (Ankle Injury), Cauly (Fibula Fracture) and Wanderson (Torn Collateral Ligament) will not be able to play for Ludogorets Razgrad manager Valdas Dambrauskas.
Team News: Tsarsko Selo
With a fully healthy squad available for selection, the Tsarsko Selo boss Antoni Zdravkov has zero fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match.
Ludogorets Razgrad will more than likely create the chances to score more than once when they come up against Tsarsko Selo, who might well find it difficult to break down their defence.
We reckon that it will be a fairly comfortable 2-0 win for Ludogorets Razgrad at the conclusion of the game.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Huvepharma Arena (10,422)
Captain: Anton Nedyalkov
Chairman: Aleksandar Aleksandrov
Manager: Valdas Dambrauskas
Competitions: First League position 1, Europa League (Group F), UCL Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Man: Pieros Sotiriou
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Pieros Sotiriou was born in Nicosia, Cyprus. After making a first senior appearance for Olympiakos Nicosia in the 2010 - 2011 season, the gifted Forward has accumulated 4 league goals in the First League 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 5 appearances.