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Piast Gliwice host visiting club Zagłębie Lubin at Stadion Miejski w Gliwicach in the Ekstraklasa meeting on Sunday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Piast Gliwice v Zagłębie Lubin match are shown here (inc. the best betting odds).
Piast Gliwice are hoping to win again after their last result, a 0-1 Ekstraklasa victory vs Górnik Zabrze.
In that game, Piast Gliwice managed 55% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The only player to score for Piast Gliwice was Patryk Sokołowski (67'). For their opponents, Górnik Zabrze had 7 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
Waldemar Fornalik's Piast Gliwice have hit the back of the net a sum total of 10 times in their last 6 outings. The corresponding tally of goals that have been scored against them in that time stands at 8.
Their previous form shows that Piast Gliwice:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Zagłębie Lubin in their last 9 matches. Quite a long unbeaten run against them.
- are winless against Zagłębie Lubin in their previous 2 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
Since suffering a loss in their previous game against Śląsk Wrocław in Ekstraklasa competition, Zagłębie Lubin will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Zagłębie Lubin managed 55% possession and 13 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Śląsk Wrocław got 9 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. Mateusz Praszelik (14'), Erik Expósito (26', 62') and Wojciech Golla (35' Own goal) scored for Śląsk Wrocław.
Demonstrating their involvement in high-scoring matches, goals have been scored 21 times in the prior six matches in which Zagłębie Lubin have taken to the field, giving a mean average of 3.5 goals per fixture. Opposing teams have managed 15 of those goals. With no two games being the same, it remains to be seen if that pattern shall be sustained in this game.
Pre-game facts show that Zagłębie Lubin:
- have not registered a win against Piast Gliwice when having played them away from home in the previous 6 matches in the league. They really have not been travelling well at all.
- are without an away win for the past 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 07/12/2018 tells us that Piast Gliwice have won 3 of these games & Zagłębie Lubin 0, with the number of drawn games being 3.
16 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 11 for Gliwice and 5 belonging to Miedziowi. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
The previous league match featuring these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 27 on 24/04/2021 which ended up with the score at Zagłębie Lubin 2-2 Piast Gliwice.
In that game, Zagłębie Lubin managed 47% possession and 4 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The goals were scored by Yevgeni Bashkirov (33') and Kamil Kruk (36').
Piast Gliwice had 12 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Jakub Świerczok (21', 82') scored.
The referee was Tomasz Kwiatkowski.
Team News: Piast Gliwice
The Piast Gliwice manager Waldemar Fornalik will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all ahead of this clash thanks to a completely healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Zagłębie Lubin
Due to a fully injury-free squad available for selection, the Zagłębie Lubin manager Paweł Karmelita has zero fitness worries at all coming into this game.
We’re thinking that Zagłębie Lubin will surely be able to score a goal against this Piast Gliwice outfit, however that isn’t expected to be enough to avoid defeat.
We reckon that it will be a very close game with a 2-1 win for Piast Gliwice after the 90. Let’s just see how this one goes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Miejski w Gliwicach (9,913)
Chairman: Grzegorz Bednarski
Manager: Waldemar Fornalik
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 5
🔑 Key Player: Patryk Sokołowski
Mostly taking to the field in the Central Defensive Midfielder position, Patryk Sokołowski was born in Warszawa, Poland. After having made a senior debut playing for Piast Gliwice in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Midfielder has accumulated 2 league goals in this Ekstraklasa 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 6 appearances.