The First League match at Sinobo Stadium on Saturday sees home team Slavia Prague up against Sigma Olomouc.
View all of the Slavia Prague v Sigma Olomouc predictions, poll and stats below (inc. the best betting odds).
Slavia Prague, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 0-1 First League triumph versus Viktoria Plzeň.
The only scorer from Slavia Prague was Nicolae Stanciu (26').
An interesting trait of recent Slavia Prague games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
Taking their previous 6 matches before this one, in as many as 5 of them a wager on "Both Teams to Score" would have lost. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend will be continued on in this game.
Their past results show that Slavia Prague:
- are unbeaten in the league by Sigma Olomouc in their previous 7 games.
- are unbeaten in their previous 34 league matches at home. What a fantastic run.
Since a loss in their previous game against Baumit Jablonec in First League competition, Sigma Olomouc and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
The only name on the scoresheet from Sigma Olomouc was Mojmír Chytil (24'). Martin Doležal (36', 83') and Tomáš Ladra (66') scored for Baumit Jablonec.
In their last 6 outings, Sigma Olomouc have helped themselves to a total of 6 goals. Hanáci have also managed to score on each one of those occasions. During those fixtures, their defenders have seen 8 goals go against them.
Their prior results show that Sigma Olomouc:
- have left without a victory over Slavia Prague in games played away from home for the previous 3 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 6 league matches away from home.
- are without an away win for the past 4 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head results going back to 09/09/2017 shows that these encounters have not been fruitful for Sigma Olomouc. They have not been able to register any victories at all while Slavia Prague have been dominant against them, getting wins in 67 per cent of those matches played.
A sum of 13 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 10 from Červenobílí and 3 for Hanáci. That’s an average goals per game of 2.17.
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was First League match day 17 on 23/11/2019 when it ended Sigma Olomouc 0-0 Slavia Prague.
The referee was Pavel Rejžek.
Team News: Slavia Prague
Tomas Holes (Fractured Finger) and Petr Sevcik (Stretched Ligament) will be missing for Slavia boss Jindřich Trpišovský.
Team News: Sigma Olomouc
Thanks to a fully healthy group ready to go, Sigma Olomouc boss Radoslav Látal has zero fitness concerns to report coming into this clash.
We feel that Slavia Prague should be able to create a decent number of chances and shots on target.
However, Sigma Olomouc might well find it a difficult task to get shooting opportunities although we do reckon that they could well end up hitting back at some stage here.
We can therefore see a comfortable 3-1 winning margin for Slavia Prague by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sinobo Stadium (19,370)
Captain: Jan Bořil
Chairman: Jaroslav Tvrdík
Manager: Jindřich Trpišovský
Competitions: First League position 1, Europa League (Round of 32), UEFA Qual (Play-Offs)
⭐ Star Man: Abdallah Sima
Generally taking to the field in the Striker position, Abdallah Sima was born in Senegal. After making a first senior appearance for Slavia Prague in the 2020 - 2021 season, the talented Forward has contributed 7 league goals in this First League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 8 appearances.