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The Ekstraklasa meeting at Stadion im. Władysława Króla on Friday will see home side ŁKS Łódź play opponents Zagłębie Lubin.
Our ŁKS Łódź v Zagłębie Lubin tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - plus the latest match odds.
ŁKS Łódź enter this fixture after a 3-3 Ekstraklasa tied result versus Piast Gliwice.
In that match, ŁKS Łódź managed 61% possession and 15 shots at goal with 5 on target. For ŁKS Łódź, goals were scored by Dani Ramírez (45'), Kay Tejan (48') and Piotr Janczukowicz (67'). Piast Gliwice got 11 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Damian Kądzior (10'), Ariel Mosór (20') and Michael Ameyaw (38') scored for Piast Gliwice.
At least three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 meetings where ŁKS Łódź have been involved. Opposing sides scored 18 times in this period whereas ŁKS Łódź amassed a tally of 5.
Coming into this fixture, ŁKS Łódź are without a win at home for the past 5 league matches. Their supporters are understandably frustrated.
In the game prior to this, Zagłębie Lubin drew 1-1 in the Ekstraklasa tie with Widzew Łódź.
In that game, Zagłębie Lubin had 45% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. The scorer for Zagłębie Lubin was Mateusz Wdowiak (60'). For their opponents, Widzew Łódź got 8 shots on goal with 1 on target. Imad Rondić (99') was the scorer for Widzew Łódź.
The stats don’t lie, and Zagłębie Lubin have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 13 goals overall. In defence, Zagłębie Lubin seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. We will see if that trend can be sustained here.
Coming into this clash, Zagłębie Lubin are without a win away from home in their last 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over their prior head to head clashes stretching back to 29/03/2008 tells us that ŁKS Łódź have won 2 of these games and Zagłębie Lubin 4, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
A combined total of 19 goals were produced between them in these games, with 8 of them for Rycerze Wiosny and 11 created by Miedziowi. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
The previous league meeting featuring these sides was Ekstraklasa match day 1 on 19/06/2020 which finished with the scoreline of Zagłębie Lubin 1-0 ŁKS Łódź.
The match was refereed by Jarosław Przybył.
Team News: ŁKS Łódź
The ŁKS Łódź manager Piotr Stokowiec doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match with a fully healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Zagłębie Lubin
Due to a fully injury-free group available for selection, the Zagłębie Lubin manager Waldemar Fornalik has no fitness worries at all ahead of this match.
We’re thinking that ŁKS Łódź could find themselves up against it to be putting a goal past this Zagłębie Lubin lineup who we think will gain the upper hand.
Therefore, we predict a highly competitive game with a 0-1 win for Zagłębie Lubin when the referee blows for full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stadion im. Władysława Króla (18,029)
Captain: Adam Marciniak
Chairman: Jarosław Olszowy
Manager: Piotr Stokowiec
Competitions: Ekstraklasa position 18
🔑 Key Man: Dani Ramírez
Usually played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Dani Ramírez was born in Leganés, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for ŁKS Łódź in the 2019 - 2020 season, the accomplished Midfielder has got 3 league goals in the Ekstraklasa 2023 - 2024 season to date in a total of 14 appearances.