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Neuchatel Xamax FC will be the visitors at Stade de Genève on Sunday for the Super League tie with home side Servette FC.
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Servette FC will be hoping for a better result after the 5-1 Super League defeat in their last game at the hands of FC Thun.
The only player to score from Servette FC was Alex Schalk (52'). Nikki Havenaar (8'), Chris Kablan (32'), Ridge Munsy (50', 71') and Miguel Castroman (56') scored for FC Thun.
It’s been all too rare in recent games where Servette FC haven’t conceded. In fact, Les Grenats have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 14 goals in the process. Let’s see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on in this game.
A look at their previous results shows us that Servette FC:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Neuchatel Xamax FC in their last 5 games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 10 league matches at home. A very good run at home.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
Neuchatel Xamax FC
Since being beaten in their last game against BSC Young Boys in Super League action, Neuchatel Xamax FC and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
Looking at their form, and Neuchatel Xamax FC have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 8 goals overall. At the back, Xamax can certainly do much better.
Ahead of this clash, Neuchatel Xamax FC have not won against Servette FC in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 07/11/2004 shows us that Servette FC have won 2 of them and Neuchatel Xamax FC 1, with the number of drawn games being 3.
A total of 17 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 9 for Les Grenats and 8 created by Xamax. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
The last league fixture featuring these sides was Super League match day 19 on 25/01/2020 when the final score was Neuchatel Xamax FC 1-2 Servette FC.
The referee was Fedayi San.
Team News: Servette FC
Grejohn Kyei (Unknown Injury), Christopher Routis (Unknown Injury), Vincent Sasso (Unknown Injury), Yoan Severin (Unknown Injury), Varol Tasar (Unknown Injury), Dennis Iapichino (Unknown Injury) and Kastriot Imeri (Unknown Injury) aren’t available for Servette boss Alain Geiger.
Team News: Neuchatel Xamax FC
Due to a completely injury-free group to pick from, Neuchatel Xamax FC manager Stéphane Henchoz does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this clash.
We’re inclined to think that Neuchatel Xamax FC are capable enough to break down this Servette FC side, however it probably won’t be as many as they’ll concede.
We think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 2-1 victory for Servette FC by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stade de Genève (28,833)
Captain: Anthony Sauthier
Chairman: Didier Fischer
Manager: Alain Geiger
Competitions: Super League position 4
⭐ Star Player: Miroslav Stevanović
Mostly deployed in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Miroslav Stevanović was born in Zvornik, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Having made his senior debut playing for Palić in the 2009 - 2010 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored a sum of 6 league goals in this Super League 2019 - 2020 season to date in a total of 30 appearances.