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The 2. Liga match at NV Arena on Friday will see home side SKN St. Pölten go into battle with opponents SV Horn.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the SKN St. Pölten v SV Horn game (plus the best game odds).
SKN St. Pölten
SKN St. Pölten will want to continue from where they left off last time out with the 2-3 2. Liga victory vs Schwarz-WeiB Bregenz.
For SKN St. Pölten, goals were scored by Dario Tadić (6', 64') and Julian Keiblinger (89'). Jannik Wanner (42') and Murat Şatin (86') scored for Schwarz-WeiB Bregenz.
Matches featuring SKN St. Pölten have usually been engaging encounters of late with a lot of goalmouth action anticipated. Over their past 6 games alone, a grand total of 21 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 12 of these belonging to SKN St. Pölten. Nevertheless, time will tell if the trend might continue on in this match or not.
SV Horn go into this match after a 3-1 2. Liga win against SKU Amstetten in their last match.
For SV Horn, the goals were scored by Marco Hausjell (53', 72') and Alexander Joppich (84'). Burak Yılmaz (37') scored for SKU Amstetten.
The stats tell the story, and SV Horn have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 13 goals in total. Defensively, SV Horn seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly.
Going into this one, SV Horn remain undefeated by SKN St. Pölten when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 17/04/2015 shows us that SKN St. Pölten have won 2 of these & SV Horn 3, with the number of draws being 1.
A combined total of 16 goals were produced between them in this period, with 6 for St. Pölten and 10 coming from SV Horn. That is an average goals per game value of 2.67.
The previous league meeting between these sides was 2. Liga match day 18 on 03/03/2023 and the score finished SKN St. Pölten 0-2 SV Horn.
The match was refereed by Arnes Talic.
Team News: SKN St. Pölten
Stefan Nutz (Cruciate ligament tear), Thomas Alexiev (Knee injury) and Marcel Ritzmaier (Cruciate ligament tear) won’t be available for SKN St. Pölten manager Jan Schlaudraff.
Team News: SV Horn
With a fully healthy group available for selection, the SV Horn boss Philipp Riederer has zero fitness concerns whatsoever before this game.
In this match, SKN St. Pölten should really fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding when they face SV Horn, who could well struggle to score themselves.
We’re predicting a fairly comfortable 2-0 win for SKN St. Pölten when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
SKN St. Pölten
Stadium: NV Arena (8,012)
Captain: Christian Ramsebner
Chairman: Helmut Schwarzl
Manager: Jan Schlaudraff
Competitions: 2. Liga position 3, ÖFB Cup (Quarter-finals)
🔑 Star Player: Dario Tadić
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Dario Tadić was born in Odžak, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Having made a first senior appearance for Austria Wien Amateure in the 2006 - 2007 season, the talented Forward has bagged 9 league goals in the 2. Liga 2023 - 2024 season to date in a total of 14 appearances.