2nd Division match preview: Sopoti Librazhd versus Luzi 2008

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Competition: Albania 2nd Division
Competition: Sat 23.January
Match begins: 12:30 (UTC)
Venue: Stadiumi Librazhd (3000 seats)

A key match in 2nd Division as both teams are battling for the top positions. With Sopoti Librazhd in 2nd position and Luzi 2008 placed 3rd, this promises to be an exciting meeting. Read on to find out more!

Insights:
  • Sopoti Librazhd has the most points (12) at home in 2nd Division
  • Luzi 2008 have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.

It should be mentioned that Luzi 2008 play their home matches on grass, so they have to adjust for this one as it's played on artifical turf. Does it matter? Recent statistics for Luzi 2008 on artifical turf are 11 victories, 4 draws and 7 defeats from 22 games. In these matches they have a goal statistics scored/conceded: 39-25. You can compare this with overall results below.

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Sopoti Librazhd form and stats

The story so far in the 2nd Division for Sopoti Librazhd, who have the most points (12) at home in 2nd Division, at their home stadium (Stadiumi Librazhd) is 4 wins, 0 draws and 0 defeats.

With more than three goals on average, the attacking play of Librazhd is on fire here. A stunning 17 from 4 league matches. Sopoti Librazhd have showed great defending skills in these home games, allowing the opposition to score only 2 goals.

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Luzi 2008 form and stats

2 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss. That’s the product of Luzi 2008 playing as the away team in the 2nd Division this season.

As mentioned above, Luzi was the only team on the pitch versus Mirdita in their previous game, winning 7-1. This could be a tougher task.

Luzi create on average more than 2,5 goals per away game (in the league) all by themselves, having scored 10 goals in 4 travels. 4 goals have been conceded by Luzi in these games.

Head 2 Head

Numbers for the last six meetings between these two teams are: one win for Sopoti Librazhd, two draws and three wins for Luzi 2008. Over 2,5 goals: one time; under 2,5 goals: five games.

Sopoti Librazhd missing players

Luzi 2008 missing players

Sopoti Librazhd Luzi 2008
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
8 4 1 Played P 1 4 7
6 4 1 Won W 0 2 4
0 0 0 Drew D 1 1 2
2 0 0 Lost L 0 1 1
22 17 5 Scored S 0 10 15
7 2 1 Conceded C 0 4 5
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 75% 86%
75% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 75% 86%
62% 75% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 50% 29%
62% 75% 100% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 50% 29%
38% 75% 100% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 25% 14%
25% 50% 100% BTTS BTTS 0% 50% 43%
50% 50% 0% Clean Sheets C S 100% 25% 43%
25% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 50% 29%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
0 0 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0 0 0
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
0 0 0 Shots (avg) S ( 0 0 0
0 0 0 Shots on Target (avg) S O 0 0 0
0% 0% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 0% 0%
Key stats in 2nd Division this season:
  • All of Sopoti Librazhd's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Luzi 2008 have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Luzi 2008 have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Sopoti Librazhd has the most points (12) at home in 2nd Division
  • Sopoti Librazhd have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Sopoti Librazhd have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Sopoti Librazhd have scored in all their home matches so far.
  • Sopoti Librazhd have won all their matches at home so far.
  • Sopoti Librazhd haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Shkumbini Peqin 7 6 1 0 19 1 3 2 1 0 7 0 4 4 0 0 12 1 18 19
2 Sopoti Librazhd 8 6 0 2 22 7 4 4 0 0 17 2 4 2 0 2 5 5 15 18
3 Luzi 2008 7 4 2 1 15 5 3 2 1 0 5 1 4 2 1 1 10 4 10 14
4 Bulqiza 8 3 3 2 15 15 3 1 1 1 8 7 5 2 2 1 7 8 0 12
5 Gramshi 8 3 3 2 8 8 3 2 1 0 5 2 5 1 2 2 3 6 0 12
6 Shënkolli 8 4 0 4 12 14 3 2 0 1 4 4 5 2 0 3 8 10 -2 12
7 Tërbuni Pukë 7 3 2 2 12 8 4 1 1 2 4 6 3 2 1 0 8 2 4 11
8 Valbona 7 2 4 1 11 8 4 1 2 1 4 5 3 1 2 0 7 3 3 10
9 Iliria Fushë-Krujë 7 2 3 2 22 9 4 2 2 0 20 3 3 0 1 2 2 6 13 9
10 Internacional Tirana 7 2 2 3 10 13 5 2 2 1 10 5 2 0 0 2 0 8 -3 8
11 Ada Velipoje 8 2 2 4 8 14 3 1 0 2 2 6 5 1 2 2 6 8 -6 8
13 Mirdita 7 0 0 7 4 35 5 0 0 5 2 20 2 0 0 2 2 15 -31 0
14 Klosi 7 0 0 7 3 24 4 0 0 4 1 11 3 0 0 3 2 13 -21 -3

Read more about 2nd Division

The Albanian Second Division (Kategoria e Dytë) is the third tier of football in Albania. It is divided geographically into two groups, each with 14 teams. Every team play 26 fixtures to set the final league of each group. The champion of each division is promoted while second places play a promotion play-off final.