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Sparta Prague will visit Sinobo Stadium on Sunday for the First League meeting with home team Slavia Prague.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Slavia Prague v Sparta Prague, scroll down (inc. the best betting odds).
Slavia Prague will be wanting a better result here following the 1-2 First League loss in their previous game against Sparta Prague.
The only player to score from Slavia Prague was Petr Ševčík (39'). Tomáš Čvančara (20') and Adam Hložek (83') scored for Sparta Prague.
Matches with Slavia Prague have often been absorbing ones of late with high scoring being the norm. Over their past six clashes, the sum total of 20 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 13 of them accredited to Slavia Prague. That pattern might not be continued into this next game, however.
Ahead of this clash, Slavia Prague have not been beaten in their last 7 league matches at home.
Looking at their form, and Sparta Prague have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 10 goals in all. In defence, Sparta Prague seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly.
Analysis of their past results shows that Sparta Prague:
- haven't beaten Slavia Prague in away games against them for the last 7 league matches. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are without an away win for the past 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
A glance at their past head to head clashes going back to 08/03/2020 shows us that Slavia Prague have won 3 of them & Sparta Prague 1, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
In all, 10 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 8 from Červenobílí and 2 being from Železná Sparta. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.67.
The previous league encounter featuring these sides was First League match day 24 on 06/03/2022 which ended up with the score at Slavia Prague 2-0 Sparta Prague.
The referee was Szymon Marciniak.
Team News: Slavia Prague
Lukas Masopust (Groin Injury) and Jan Boril (Knee Surgery) won’t be available for Slavia Prague boss Jindřich Trpišovský.
Team News: Sparta Prague
Sparta Prague manager Pavel Vrba has to currently contend with reduced team options. Ondrej Celustka (Unknown Injury) and Filip Panak (Knee Injury) are not ready for selection.
We feel that in this game, Slavia Prague will likely get the goals that they need against Sparta Prague, who might well find it difficult finding the net themselves.
We reckon that it will be a decent 2-0 winning margin for Slavia Prague after 90 minutes.
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 2, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Man: Ivan Schranz
Mostly taking to the field in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Ivan Schranz was born in Bratislava, Slovakia. After having made a senior debut playing for Dukla Prague in the 2017 - 2018 season, the gifted Midfielder has netted 10 league goals in the First League 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 29 appearances.