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Slavia Prague meet away team Viktoria Plzeň at Sinobo Stadium in this First League match on Sunday.
Our Slavia Prague v Viktoria Plzeň predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Slavia Prague enter this fixture following a 0-0 First League drawn result versus Bohemians 1905.
Over their last 6 games, Jindřich Trpišovský's Slavia Prague have found the net a combined total of 6 times resulting in an average number of goals per match equal to 1.
Pre-game facts show that Slavia Prague:
- have not been beaten in the league by Viktoria Plzeň in their last 3 games.
- have not been beaten in their last 41 league matches at home. A fantastic home record.
Viktoria Plzeň will go into this encounter following a 2-1 First League win over FC Slovácko in their previous game.
For Viktoria Plzeň, the scorers were D'Avila Ba Loua (14') and Lukáš Kalvach (72'). Jan Kalabiška (45') scored for FC Slovácko.
A run of effective performances by the Viktoria Plzeň defence has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their past 6 fixtures combined. In that time, their forwards have scored 9.
A look at their previous results shows us that Viktoria Plzeň:
- have not registered a win against Slavia Prague in games played away from home for the previous 6 matches in the league. They really have not been travelling well at all.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 6 away league matches.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 17/02/2019 shows that Slavia Prague have won 4 of these games and Viktoria Plzeň 1, with the tally of drawn games being 1.
9 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 6 of them from Červenobílí and 3 coming from Viktorka. The average number of goals per game works out to 1.5.
The last league encounter featuring these clubs was First League match day 14 on 23/12/2020 and the score finished Viktoria Plzeň 0-1 Slavia Prague.
The referee was Ondřej Pechanec.
Team News: Slavia Prague
Peter Olayinka (Unknown Injury), Alexander Bah (Shoulder Injury), David Hovorka (Cruciate Ligament Surgery), Abdallah Sima (Groin Injury) and Lukas Provod (Ill) will not be able to play for Slavia gaffer Jindřich Trpišovský.
Team News: Viktoria Plzeň
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available for selection, Viktoria Plzeň manager Adrián Guľa doesn’t have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
Our assessment here is that Viktoria Plzeň may well find it hard to breach the defence of this Slavia Prague outfit who we think should get the win and a maybe even keep a clean sheet as well.
We’ve gone for a very even contest with a 1-0 victory for Slavia Prague at the end of the 90.
A close call.
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, UEFA Qual (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Man: Jan Kuchta
Typically taking up the Striker position, Jan Kuchta was born in Czech Republic. Having made his senior debut playing for Slavia Prague in the 2015 - 2016 season, the goalscoring Forward has managed 13 league goals in the First League 2020 - 2021 season to date in 23 appearances.