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are the guests at Doosan Aréna on Wednesday for the First League fixture with home side Viktoria Plzeň
. Our Viktoria Plzeň v Tescoma Zlín predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Viktoria Plzeň go into this fixture following a 0-0 First League drawn game against Slavia Prague.
Their most recent results shine a light on the fact that huge efforts have been put in by the Viktoria Plzeň rearguard. Viktorka have given the opposition little, resulting in the number of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper during their previous six matches standing at 3.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Viktoria Plzeň:
- have not lost a league tie with Tescoma Zlín in their last 6 matches.
- are unbeaten in their last 6 home league matches.
Tescoma Zlín will go into the meeting after a 1-0 First League win as they beat FK Příbram in their most recent outing. The only name on the scoresheet from Tescoma Zlín was Tomáš Poznar (39').
The numbers tell their own story, and Tescoma Zlín have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 8 goals in total. At the back, Zlin can certainly do much better. Such a trend might not be continued into this next game, however.
Their previous form shows that Tescoma Zlín:
- have left without a victory over Viktoria Plzeň when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 10 league games. A poor run.
Head to head
An examination of past results between these clubs stretching back to 25/02/2017 shows that these fixtures have been miserable for Tescoma Zlín. They’ve not managed to get themselves any victories whatsoever while Viktoria Plzeň have been dominant against them, running out winners in 67% of those ties.
A total of 9 goals were scored between them in this period, with 7 of them for Viktorka and 2 netted by Zlin. That’s an average goals per game figure of 1.5.
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was First League match day 15 on 04/11/2019 when the final score was Tescoma Zlín 1-1 Viktoria Plzeň. The referee was Ondřej Pechanec.
Team News: Viktoria Plzeň
Viktoria Plzeň boss Adrián Guľa has zero fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match with a completely healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Tescoma Zlín
Owing to a fully injury-free group available to select from, Tescoma Zlín boss Bohumil Páník has zero fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this match.
Our feeling is that Tescoma Zlín will likely create enough chances to break down this Viktoria Plzeň side, however it realistically won’t be as many as the goals that they could concede. We’re expecting a very close game with a 2-1 win for Viktoria Plzeň at the end of this one. Let’s see what eventuates.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Doosan Aréna (11,700)
Captain: Roman Hubník
Chairman: Adolf Šádek
Manager: Adrián Guľa
Competitions: First League position 2
⭐ Key Man: Jan Kopic
Mostly deployed in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Jan Kopic was born in Czech Republic. After having made a senior debut playing for Baumit Jablonec in the 2011 - 2012 season, the dangerous Midfielder has managed to score 6 league goals in the First League 2019 - 2020 campaign to date from a total of 23 appearances.