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FC Yverdon-Sports are going up against visiting club Lugano at Stade Municipal Yverdon in this Super League tie on Saturday.
Our FC Yverdon-Sports v Lugano tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below including the latest game odds.
FC Yverdon-Sports head into this game following on from a 2-2 Super League stalemate versus FC Lausanne-Sport.
In that game, FC Yverdon-Sports managed 51% possession and 13 shots on goal with 6 on target. For FC Yverdon-Sports, the goals were scored by Varol Tasar (1') and Kevin Carlos (45'). Lausanne-Sport got 19 shots at goal with 6 on target. Kaly Sène (33', 39') was the scorer for FC Lausanne-Sport.
It’s been all too rare in recent times where FC Yverdon-Sports have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that FC Yverdon-Sports have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 10 goals along the way.
Looking at their past form shows that FC Yverdon-Sports:
- are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 3 league matches.
Following on from a loss in their previous game against FC Zürich in Super League competition, Lugano will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, Lugano had 61% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 3 on target. FC Zurich got 17 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Jonathan Okita (14'), Lindrit Kamberi (33') and Antonio Marchesano (88') scored for FC Zürich.
The stats tell the story, and Lugano have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, conceding 12 goals overall. At the back, Lugano just haven’t been too solid at all. That pattern isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Coming into this fixture, Lugano haven’t won away from home in the past 2 league games.
Team News: FC Yverdon-Sports
The FC Yverdon-Sports manager Alessandro Mangiarratti will be grateful not to have any fitness worries to speak of before this game owing to a completely injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Lugano
Lugano boss Mattia Croci-Torti has multiple availability issues to deal with. Amir Saipi (unknown injury), Zan Celar (unknown injury), Sebastian Osigwe (unknown injury), Mattia Bottani (unknown injury), Milton Valenzuela (unknown injury), Shkelqim Vladi (unknown injury) and Anto Grgic (unknown injury) can’t be considered.
Here, we’re thinking that FC Yverdon-Sports will need to push hard to see themselves scoring against this Lugano outfit who we reckon should get the vital goal that wins it.
We’re therefore predicting a good battle with a 0-1 victory for Lugano when all is said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stade Municipal Yverdon (6,600)
Captain: William Le Pogam
Chairman: Jeffrey Saunders
Manager: Alessandro Mangiarratti
Competitions: Super League position 6
🔑 Star Player: Boris Céspedes
Mostly deployed in the Central Defensive Midfielder position, Boris Céspedes was born in Santa Cruz de la Sierra, Bolivia. Having played his first senior match for Servette FC in the 2019 - 2020 season, the accomplished Midfielder has bagged 3 league goals in this Super League 2023 - 2024 campaign so far in 14 appearances.