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Puskás Akadémia will be facing away team Újpest FC at Pancho Aréna in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I game on Sunday.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Puskás Akadémia v Újpest FC can be found here - along with the latest match odds.
Puskás Akadémia won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-0 Nemzeti Bajnokság I defeat in their last game at the hands of Ferencvárosi TC.
Kristoffer Zachariassen (94') was the scorer for Ferencvárosi TC.
Puskás Akadémia have been quite ineffective in attack in recent times. Their ‘goals for’ figure equals just 2 vs opposing sides during their last 6 fixtures. In those games, Puskás Akadémia have also seen the number of goals against them total 7.
Going into this one, Puskás Akadémia have not lost to Újpest FC in home games against them for the last 3 league games.
Previously, Újpest FC drew 1-1 in the Nemzeti Bajnokság I match with Mezőkövesd.
The only player to score from Újpest FC was Mátyás Katona (35'). Marin Jurina (65') was the scorer for Mezőkövesd.
Over the course of their last half-dozen outings, Újpest FC have bagged a tally of 9 goals. Újpest FC have also not failed to score in every single one of those games. During those fixtures, they have had 10 goals go into their own net. That pattern won’t necessarily be sustained into this match, of course.
Head to head
Looking over their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 30/08/2020 tells us that Puskás Akadémia have won 5 of these games and Újpest FC 1, with the tally of draws being 0.
A sum of 20 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 12 of them for Puskás and 8 being from Lilák. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.33.
The previous league meeting featuring these clubs was Nemzeti Bajnokság I match day 23 on 05/03/2022 when the final score was Újpest FC 2-1 Puskás Akadémia.
The match was refereed by Tamás Bognár.
Team News: Puskás Akadémia
The Puskás Akadémia boss Zsolt Hornyák has a full complement, with no fitness worries at all coming into this match owing to a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Újpest FC
Due to a fully injury-free group available to choose from, the Újpest FC manager Miloš Kruščić doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
We’re inclined to think that Újpest FC have it in them to put one past this Puskás Akadémia team, but it possibly won’t be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 winning score for Puskás Akadémia at the end of the 90 minutes. Looking forward to this.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Pancho Aréna (3,816)
Captain: Roland Szolnoki
Chairman: Lőrinc Mészáros
Manager: Zsolt Hornyák
Competitions: Nemzeti Bajnokság I position 11