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play host to the visiting Videoton FC
at Mezőkövesdi Városi Stadion in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I game on Saturday. Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Mezőkövesd v Videoton FC are shown on this page including the latest game odds.
Mezőkövesd go into this match following on from a 1-1 Nemzeti Bajnokság I tied result against Újpest FC. In that game, Mezőkövesd managed 49% possession and 6 shots on goal with 4 on target. The only player to score for Mezőkövesd was László Pekár (66'). Újpest FC had 5 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Márk Koszta (95') scored for Újpest FC.
Fewer than three goals per game were scored during 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Mezőkövesd have taken part. With regard to the goal attribution during that period, their opponents scored an aggregate of 7 while Mezőkövesd managed a tally of 3.
Their prior results show that Mezőkövesd:
- haven't beaten Videoton FC in their last 3 matches in the league.
- have not won at home in their last 4 matches in the league. Their fans aren't happy.
Videoton FC go into this match following a 1-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I win with the defeat of Debreceni VSC in their previous game. In that game, Videoton FC had 69% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Videoton FC was Márkó Futács (83'). On the other side, Debreceni VSC got 3 shots at goal with 1 of them on target.
In 5 of the prior six games involving Videoton FC, a notably low volume of goals have been struck between them and their opposition. The overall average number of goals per game within that spell comes to a meagre 1.83, with the number of goals averaged by Vidi equalling 1.17. While that may be of interest, time will tell whether that pattern might be sustained here in this game or not.
Leading up to this clash, Videoton FC:
- have not won against Mezőkövesd when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 matches in the league.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 away league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 14/04/2018 tells us that Mezőkövesd have won 1 of these & Videoton FC 3, with the number of drawn games being 2.
A combined sum of 9 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 3 of them for Mezőkövesd and 6 coming from Vidi. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 1.5.
The previous league match between these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 20 on 08/02/2020 when it ended Videoton FC 2-1 Mezőkövesd. The match was refereed by Péter Solymosi.
Team News: Mezőkövesd
Mezőkövesd manager Attila Kuttor has a full complement, with no fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game thanks to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Videoton FC
With a completely healthy group to pick from, Videoton FC manager Joan Carrillo doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
We’re of the opinion that Videoton FC and Mezőkövesd could both well score here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner. Let’s see how it plays out, but a draw is looking likely to us. We’re therefore tipping a very even match with a 1-1 scoreline at the conclusion of the game.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mezőkövesdi Városi Stadion (4,183)
Captain: Tamás Cseri
Chairman: András Tállai
Manager: Attila Kuttor
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 3
🔑 Star Man: Budu Zivzivadze
Generally playing in the Striker position, Budu Zivzivadze was born in Kutaisi, Georgia. Having made his senior debut playing for Esbjerg in the 2016 - 2017 season, the gifted Forward has managed 8 league goals in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2019 - 2020 season so far in 29 appearances.