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Nitra host away team MFK Ružomberok at Štadión pod Zoborom in this Super Liga meeting on Saturday.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Nitra v MFK Ružomberok, scroll down - plus the latest betting odds.
Nitra won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 2-3 Super Liga losing effort in their last game against FK Pohronie.
It’s been a rare occasion in recent games that Nitra have shown defensive steel. In fact, Trogári have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 matches, shipping 8 goals along the way. That trend won’t necessarily be sustained into this game, however.
Leading up to this clash, Nitra:
- have left without a victory over MFK Ružomberok in their last 8 league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 8 matches in the league. Such a poor run.
MFK Ružomberok will go into this encounter following a 2-0 Super Liga win in the defeat of Zemplín Michalovce in their previous game.
Throughout their six previous matches, Jan Haspra's MFK Ružomberok have seen their goal attempts be successful a total of 7 times - giving them the goals per game average of 1.17.
Leading up to this clash, MFK Ružomberok:
- are undefeated by Nitra when they've played them away from home in the last 4 league matches. A very good run of results for them.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 7 league matches.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs stretching back to 06/10/2018 tells us that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for Nitra. They’ve not been able to get any victories at all whereas MFK Ružomberok have dominated them, beating them in 67% of those games where they have faced each other.
13 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 3 from Trogári and 10 being from Ruža. The average goals per game has been 2.17.
Team News: Nitra
Nitra manager does not have any fitness concerns at all before this match thanks to a completely healthy group available to select from.
Team News: MFK Ružomberok
With a fully healthy squad available for selection, MFK Ružomberok manager Jan Haspra has no fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
In our opinion, Nitra will need to push hard to score goals against this MFK Ružomberok team who should end up scoring and staying ahead.
We’re going for a good battle with a 0-1 winning margin for MFK Ružomberok at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Štadión pod Zoborom (5,050)
Captain: Pavol Farkaš
Chairman: Jozef Petráni
Competitions: Super Liga position 11