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Their approaching Liga 1 Play Offs tie on Saturday sees Voluntari prepare for the clash with their opponents, Steaua Bucharest.
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Voluntari head into this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Liga 1 Play Offs tied result against Farul Constanța.
An interesting characteristic of recent Voluntari games is the number of nil scores.
From their prior 6 matches before this one, in as many as 5 of them a bet on BTTS would have lost. Such a trend isn’t assured to be continued into this next game, of course.
Steaua Bucharest will come into the game following on from a 0-1 Liga 1 Play Offs win with the downing of Universitatea Craiova in their most recent fixture.
A run of dependable displays by the Steaua Bucharest defenders has seen the number of goals they’ve conceded amounting to 2 from their previous 6 fixtures in total. During the same time, their own attack force has managed to score 14.
Head to head
A review of their most recent head to head meetings dating back to 06/02/2020 shows us that Voluntari have won 1 of these and Steaua Bucharest 4, with the number of drawn results standing at 1.
In all, 14 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 4 from Alb-Vișinii and 10 belonging to Steliștii. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
Team News: Voluntari
The Voluntari manager Cristiano Bergodi will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game with a completely injury-free group to choose from.
In all likelihood, Alb-Vișinii could go for a 4-2-3-1 formation for this game featuring Mihai Popa, Denis Ciobotariu, Gabriel Tamas, Igor Armas, Marius Briceag, Ricardinho, Ulrich Meleke, Marcelo Lopes, Vadim Rata, Ion Gheorghe and Adam Nemec.
Team News: Steaua Bucharest
Owing to a completely healthy group to choose from, the Steaua Bucharest manager Bogdan Vintilă doesn’t have any fitness worries to report ahead of this match.
We’re of the thinking that Steliștii appear most likely to elect for a 4-3-3 lineup, starting the game with Stefan Tarnovanu, Ovidiu Popescu, Iulian Cristea, George Miron, Risto Radunovic, Darius Olaru, Adrian Sut, Florin Tanase, Andrei Cordea, Florinel Coman and Octavian Popescu.
We believe that Steaua Bucharest will probably get amongst the goals in a big way against Voluntari, who might well find it a difficult task to register any score whatsoever.
They’ll be doing the bulk of the defending here.
Therefore, we are anticipating a decent 0-3 winning score with very possibly more for Steaua Bucharest at the end of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadionul Anghel Iordănescu (4,600)
Chairman: Ioan Andone
Manager: Cristiano Bergodi
Competitions: Liga I position 6