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Pogon Szczecin will be visiting Stadion Zagłębia Lubin on Friday for the Ekstraklasa tie with hosts Zagłębie Lubin.
Our tips, poll and stats for Zagłębie Lubin v Pogon Szczecin can all be found here - along with the latest match odds.
Zagłębie Lubin prepare for this fixture coming off the back of a 0-0 Ekstraklasa drawn game vs Śląsk Wrocław.
In that match, Zagłębie Lubin managed 51% possession and 3 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, Śląsk Wrocław got 7 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
Martin Ševela's Zagłębie Lubin have seen rewards for their attempts on goal a sum total of 11 times in their past 6 outings. The comparative number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures is 7.
Heading into this fixture, Zagłębie Lubin are unbeaten in their previous 3 home league matches.
Last time out, Pogon Szczecin drew 1-1 in the Ekstraklasa match with Warta Poznań.
In that game, Pogon Szczecin had 76% possession and 12 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. The only player to score for Pogon Szczecin was Rafal Kurzawa (60'). For their opponents, Warta Poznań had 5 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Makana Baku (54') scored for Warta Poznań.
For 5 of the previous six games featuring Pogon Szczecin, a relatively low number of goals have been hit between them and their opposition. The overall average goals scored per game within that period is a paltry 2.33, with the number of goals averaged by Pogoń being 1.33.
Going into this one, Pogon Szczecin have not lost to Zagłębie Lubin when having played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 29/09/2018 shows that Zagłębie Lubin have won 2 of these & Pogon Szczecin 4, with the number of drawn results being 0.
An aggregate of 15 goals were produced between them during those clashes, with 8 of them from Miedziowi and 7 belonging to Pogoń. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.5.
The last league contest between these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 14 on 19/12/2020 when it ended Pogon Szczecin 1-0 Zagłębie Lubin.
The referee was Sebastian Jarzębak.
Team News: Zagłębie Lubin
Zagłębie Lubin boss Martin Ševela does not have any fitness worries at all before this clash owing to a fully injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: Pogon Szczecin
Thanks to a mainly available group of players, there is only a single fitness worry for the Pogon Szczecin gaffer Kosta Runjaić to contend with. Igor Lasicki (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be playing here.
When taking all factors into account, Pogon Szczecin and Zagłębie Lubin should both be able to score here although it’s hard to pick a clear winner.
Shouldn’t be much in it, and a draw looks quite a realistic result. We’re therefore tipping a tight encounter with a 1-1 scoreline after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion Zagłębia Lubin (16,100)
Captain: Saša Balić
Chairman: Artur Jankowski
Manager: Martin Ševela
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 5
🔑 Star Man: Patryk Szysz
Usually taking up the Striker position, Patryk Szysz was born in Poland. After having made a senior debut playing for Zagłębie Lubin in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has hit 8 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 28 appearances.