The Super Liga match at Štadión pod Dubňom on Saturday sees home side MŠK Žilina go into battle with opponents Senica.
To see all of our predictions, user poll & stats for MŠK Žilina v Senica, scroll down – along with the latest match odds.
MŠK Žilina will be hoping for a better result following the 2-1 Super Liga defeat last time out to MFK Ružomberok.
Fixtures featuring MŠK Žilina have usually been lively encounters of late with high scoring anticipated. Over their past half dozen games alone, the sum of 24 goals have been scored for both sides combined (at an average of 4 goals per game) with 11 of them accredited to Šošoni. That sort of pattern might not be carried forward into this match, however.
Looking at the pre-match facts, MŠK Žilina:
- haven’t been beaten in the league by Senica in their previous 5 games.
- haven’t been defeated in their previous 4 league matches at home.
Senica will come into the encounter after a 1-2 Super Liga win with the downing of FK Pohronie in their previous outing.
The stats don’t lie, and Senica have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 11 goals in all. In defence, Záhoráci have clearly had some problems.
Leading up to this clash, Senica:
- haven’t beaten MŠK Žilina when having played them away from home in the previous 8 matches in the league. A very poor run of away results.
- are undefeated in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head meetings dating back to 05/11/2017 shows that MŠK Žilina have won 5 of these games & Senica 1, with the tally of draws being 0.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 23 in total which averages out at 3.83 goals per meeting.
Team News: MŠK Žilina
MŠK Žilina boss Jaroslav Kentoš will be happy not to have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match owing to a fully healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Senica
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to select from, Senica manager Michal Scasny doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match.
We’re thinking that Senica must be fancied to breach the defence of this MŠK Žilina lineup, although it probably won’t quite be enough to avoid a loss.
We are anticipating a narrow 2-1 victory for MŠK Žilina after 90 minutes. Definitely a tough call.
What are the best odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds in the WDW market, the win for MŠK Žilina is available for 1.53, going for a draw is 4.7 & betting on the winner to be Senica can get you 5.25. These are the best market prices available at the current time.