Yenisey vs Krylya Sovetov
Russia – Premier League
Date: Monday, 27 August 2018
Kick-Off at 15:30 UK
Venue: Stadion Geolog (Tyumen).
Fifth round of the Russian Premier League is going to be wrapped up with a clash between Yenisey Krasnoyarsk and Krylya Sovetov.
Home side managed to win the promotion from the second tier of Russian football pyramid after beating Anzhi Makhachkala 7-3 on aggregate in the playouts.
They finished as 3rd in FNL and stayed just one point away from the direct promotion.
Yenisey Krasnoyarsk have been the most efficient side in the competition, while their defending was pretty good.
Dmitry Alenichev’s side has been putting excellent displays in front of the home crowd and they suffered just one defeat at home ground.
The hosts are still searching for their first victory of the season as they managed to snatch just a point from the opening four rounds.
Krylya Sovetov have also been promoted recently after they booked the 2nd place in the FNL.
They’ve been playing very disciplined football and the visitors allowed just 23 goals last season.
They have been the best visiting team in the league by winning eleven times at away grounds.
However, they are also going to struggle for keeping their spot in the Premier League as they also won just a point from the opening four rounds.
Alexander Sobolev and the lads need to find the way of improving their attacking record as they’ve scored just once so far.
Yenisey vs Krylya Sovetov: Head-to-head
Krylya Sovetov have been more successful in their head to head clashes as they managed to win four times in their five encounters. The crowd still hasn’t seen a draw, while in all five matches the winners were able to keep the clean sheet.
Yenisey vs Krylya Sovetov: Prediction
This is going to be another tight match and both teams will be looking forward to securing a positive result.
The hosts might have a slight advantage and they should be able to celebrate their first victory of the season since they had a very tough schedule so far.
As both sides have been involved in low scoring matches lately and they are not producing too many goals in their head to head clashes, this one will definitely stay under 2.5 margin.
Yenisey vs Krylya Sovetov: Bet Tips
- Home win @ 2.60
- Under 2.5 FT @ 1.55