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head to Pancho Aréna on Saturday for the Nemzeti Bajnokság I tie with hosts Puskás Akadémia
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Puskás Akadémia are hoping to win again after their last result, a 1-2 Nemzeti Bajnokság I victory versus Diósgyõri VTK. In that game, Puskás Akadémia had 58% possession and 17 shots on goal with 10 of them on target. For Puskás Akadémia, the goals were scored by László Deutsch (21') and David Vaněček (48'). Diósgyõri VTK had 11 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. Mirko Ivanovski (3') scored for Diósgyõri VTK.
It has been seldom in recent times that Puskás Akadémia have shown defensive steel. The reality is that Puskás have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 7 goals on the way.
Pre-game facts show that Puskás Akadémia:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Paksi SE in their previous 4 matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Paksi SE head into the encounter after a 3-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I win with the downing of Kaposvári Rákóczi FC in their last match. In that match, Paksi SE managed 61% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. For Paksi SE, goals were scored by János Hahn (21') and Zsolt Haraszti (33', 69'). For their opponents, Kaposvári Rákóczi FC had 3 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
Gábor Osztermájer's Paksi SE have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 11 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during that same period comes to 6.
Pre-game facts show that Paksi SE:
- have not won against Puskás Akadémia when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 matches in the league.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A review of their prior head-to-head meetings dating back to 02/06/2018 shows that Puskás Akadémia have won 3 of these & Paksi SE 1, with the tally of draws standing at 2.
16 goals were scored between them during those clashes, with 10 of them from Puskás and 6 created by Atomcsapat. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.67.
The last league match featuring these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 20 on 08/02/2020 when it finished Paksi SE 0-2 Puskás Akadémia. The referee was Csaba Pintér.
Team News: Puskás Akadémia
Puskás Akadémia manager Zsolt Hornyák will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all coming into this match thanks to a completely healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Paksi SE
Due to a completely healthy group to choose from, Paksi SE manager Gábor Osztermájer does not have any fitness worries to report before this clash.
Paksi SE will manage to score a goal against this Puskás Akadémia lineup, but it is unlikely to be as many as they will have scored against them. Our selection here is for a narrow 2-1 victory for Puskás Akadémia when all is said and done. Should be a good one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Pancho Aréna (3,816)
Captain: Lajos Hegedűs
Chairman: Lőrinc Mészáros
Manager: Zsolt Hornyák
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 4
🔑 Star Man: David Vaněček
Usually played in the Striker position, David Vaněček was born in Czech Republic. After making a first senior appearance for Viktoria Plzeň in the 2009 - 2010 season, the talented Forward has got 9 league goals in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2019 - 2020 campaign so far in 29 appearances.