Újpest FC will visit Fehérvári úti Stadion on Sunday for the Nemzeti Bajnokság I clash with home team Paksi SE.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Paksi SE v Újpest FC can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
Paksi SE, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following the 3-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I success against Kisvárda.
For Paksi SE, the goals were scored by János Hahn (4'), István Bognár (45') and Richárd Nagy (84').
Fixtures featuring Paksi SE have tended to be entertaining encounters of late with plenty of scoring being the norm. Over their past 6 games alone, a grand total of 26 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 4.33 goals per game) with 16 of these belonging to Atomcsapat. However, we’ll just have to find out whether such a trend shall continue on in this match or not.
A look at their previous results shows us that Paksi SE:
- haven't won against Újpest FC in their last 15 league games. They'll surely be desperate to put an end to that run.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
After a losing effort in their last game against Zalaegerszegi TE in Nemzeti Bajnokság I competition, Újpest FC and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
Artem Favorov (34'), Regő Szánthó (61') and Márk Koszta (79') scored for Zalaegerszegi TE.
In a total of 5 out of the previous 6 clashes featuring Újpest FC, at least three goals have been struck. The overall average goals scored per game in that time is 3.67, with the number of goals averaged by Újpest FC being 1.
Coming into this meeting, Újpest FC have not been beaten by Paksi SE in away games against them for the last 7 matches in the league. Away fans have certainly had plenty to cheer about.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 30/03/2019 shows us that Paksi SE have won 0 of them and Újpest FC 3, with the number of draws being 3.
17 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 6 from Atomcsapat and 11 being from Lilák. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.83.
The last league encounter featuring these sides was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 12 on 27/11/2020 when the final score was Újpest FC 1-1 Paksi SE.
The referee was Bence Csonka.
Team News: Paksi SE
Paksi SE manager György Bognár does not have any fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game thanks to a completely injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Újpest FC
Owing to a completely injury-free squad to pick from, Újpest FC boss Michael Oenning has no fitness worries to report ahead of this clash.
One thing is for certain, Újpest FC will need to be at their best to find the net against a Paksi SE team who will most probably really dictate the terms of this match.
We’re therefore predicting a very comprehensive 3-0 win for Paksi SE by the conclusion of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Fehérvári úti Stadion (6,150)
Captain: Zsolt Gévay
Chairman: János Süli
Manager: György Bognár
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 5
🔑 Star Man: Martin Ádám
Typically playing in the Striker position, Martin Ádám was born in Hungary. After making a first senior appearance for Vasas SC in the 2015 - 2016 season, the dangerous Forward has managed to score 7 league goals in this Nemzeti Bajnokság I 2020 - 2021 season so far in 19 appearances.