FK Slutsk vs Shakhtyor Soligorsk
Belarus – Premier League
Date: Friday, 31 July 2020
Kick-off at 16:30 UK/ 17:30 CET
Venue: Stadyen Haradski (Slutsk).
The table leaders will visit FK Slutsk in hopes to extend their points difference as they are neck to neck with BATE in the league table. An increasing amount of defeats in their schedule will drag down the home team in the encounter.
FK Slutsk vs Shakhtyor Soligorsk Match preview
Slutsk has lost four of the last five matches in their league schedule. Three of the four losses have come in their trips on the road. Meanwhile, three of their last five clashes have seen both teams score.
Their previous encounter was on the road and they lost to Vitebsk in a 2-0 scoreline.
The 2-1 win against Isloch in their last home match in the campaign was their only win within the recent five attempts as the host. They have marked three each of all possible outcomes in their 9 home matches so far this season.
Soligorsk has been unbeaten in their last 15 fixtures in their schedule across all major competitions with four of their last ten league clashes ending in a draw.
The visitor has lost only one of their last ten matches on the road, but they had only 4 wins in that period and most of them had ended in a draw. The table leader has lost none of their outings until now and has picked up 17 points from their 9 league away appearances.
Since the table-leader is coming in hot, expect nothing less of a high-scoring affair in the clash.
FK Slutsk vs Shakhtyor Soligorsk Head-to-head (h2h)
- The visitor has recorded three of the last five wins.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-2 away win for Slutsk.
- Both teams have scored in only two of the recent five matches.
- Three of Soligorsk’s last four wins came away from home.
- The host is winless at home in their past four fixtures.
FK Slutsk vs Shakhtyor Soligorsk Prediction
Being the team at the top of the table and having 16 points lead over the home team at such an early stage of the competition will probably lift the spirits for the traveling side. Besides, the visitor has been successful in their last four visits to this venue.
The away win is at low odds to return any decent returns for the punters. So, the wager will be better placed at Shakhtyor to win with a -1 handicap in the encounter and their recent h2h results with the host also backs the tip in the clash.
Furthermore, Soligorsk has scored 33 goals in their 19 league appearances so far; out of which, 12 goals came in their 9 away games in the schedule. So, with such strong scoring legs in the campaign, the visitor will come in hot and over 2.5 goals will probably be the best bet from the goals area.
FK Slutsk vs Shakhtyor Soligorsk Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.66 (4/6).
Shakhtyor Soligorsk to win with a -1 handicap.