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MFK Ružomberok are the guests at Mestský futbalový štadión on Saturday for the Super Liga showdown with home team Zemplín Michalovce.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Zemplín Michalovce v MFK Ružomberok can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Zemplín Michalovce go into this fixture after a 1-1 Super Liga tied result vs Senica.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games where Zemplín Michalovce have shown defensive steel. It will be a concern for them that Zemplín have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 8 goals during that time.
MFK Ružomberok will go into the clash following a 2-1 Super Liga win to defeat ŠKF Sereď in their last outing.
In 5 of the previous 6 games involving MFK Ružomberok, a notably low volume of goals have been hit between them and opposing teams. The overall average number of goals per game within that spell is a mere 1.5, with the average goals for Ruža equalling 1. That pattern might not be continued into this match, however.
Heading into this fixture, MFK Ružomberok are winless against Zemplín Michalovce when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 01/03/2020 shows us that Zemplín Michalovce have won 1 of them and MFK Ružomberok 3, with the tally of drawn games standing at 2.
A combined total of 18 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 6 for Zemplín and 12 belonging to Ruža. That’s an average goals per game of 3.
Team News: Zemplín Michalovce
Zemplín Michalovce manager Jozef Majoroš will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash owing to a fully healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: MFK Ružomberok
Due to a completely healthy squad available to choose from, MFK Ružomberok manager Jan Haspra doesn’t have any fitness worries at all before this clash.
We believe that MFK Ružomberok may well find it hard to breach the defence of this Zemplín Michalovce team who will likely end up scoring and possibly keep a clean sheet as well.
We’re therefore predicting a hard-fought 1-0 winning margin for Zemplín Michalovce when the referee blows for full-time.
There should be little in it.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Mestský futbalový štadión (4,440)
Captain: Igor Žofčák
Chairman: Ján Sabol
Manager: Jozef Majoroš
Competitions: Super Liga position 12