Another adrenaline-fuelled match in Vtora Liga as Lovech receive Sozopol

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Competition: Bulgaria Vtora Liga
Competition: Sat 27.November
Match begins: 12:30 (UTC)
Venue: Gradski stadion (21940 seats)

Vtora Liga: Lovech are 6 points behind Sozopol, but are inspired to go all in. Game on!

Insights:
  • Lovech have the fewest scored goals (5) at home in Vtora Liga
  • Sozopol have yet to win a game away.

There has not been much time to rest for the guests, as they played a Vtora Liga game only four days ago.

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Lovech form and stats

The home fans haven’t been spoiled with victories in the Vtora Liga this season. Lovech have only managed 2 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses from their games here at Gradski stadion.

Lovech faced defeat in their previous match, away at Etar (1-2). The defeat against Etar was especially painful as the deciding goal against was scored three minutes into stoppage time (by K. Stanev).

Preceding that match was the home game against FK Minyor Pernik that was lost 0-3.

Some members of the home team might already be thinking of their next match, the Vtora Liga game versus Botev Plovdiv II in only four days. This game is also played here at Gradski stadion.

The goals haven't exactly been flowing for Lovech here at Gradski stadion in the league, with less than one goal per game on average (5 from 8 games). It's worth mentioning that 3 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. From these home matches, Lovech have conceded only 7 goals. It's worth mentioning that 5 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Sozopol form and stats

The hunting on away grounds haven’t been very fruitful for Sozopol so far with only 4 points returning home. The records show 0-4-4 (win-draw-lose).

The supporters enjoyed Sozopol's previous game versus Maritsa Plovdiv (placed 7th), a Vtora Liga 3-2 win played at home.

Ahead of that match was the away draw versus CSKA 1948 Sofia II that ended 1-1.

There's been a serious shortage of goals from Sozopol's away games in the league this season with only 4 goals from 8 matches. It's worth mentioning that 2 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches. As for defending, Sozopol rarely keep clean sheets as they have conceded 13 goals from these away matches. It's worth mentioning that 7 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 away matches.

Head 2 Head

As for the last four games between these two teams, there's two Lovech victories, one draw and one Sozopol win. Over/under statistics; two of these games ended with three goals or more, two matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

LovechI. Kapitanov
I. Kapitanov
5 goals
SozopolA. Laskov
A. Laskov
4 goals
LovechM. Ivanov Papazov
M. Ivanov Papazov
3 goals

Lovech missing players

Sozopol missing players

Lovech Sozopol
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
18 8 1 Played P 3 8 18
3 2 0 Won W 0 0 5
7 2 0 Drew D 3 4 7
8 4 1 Lost L 0 4 6
16 5 0 Scored S 2 4 20
21 7 1 Conceded C 2 13 23
89% 75% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 67% 75% 83%
67% 50% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 67% 75% 78%
33% 25% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 38% 44%
11% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 12% 17%
6% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 12% 17%
50% 12% 0% BTTS BTTS 67% 50% 56%
22% 50% 0% Clean Sheets C S 33% 25% 28%
39% 62% 100% Failed to Score F T 33% 50% 33%
 
3.8 5.1 7 Corners for (avg) C F 3.7 3.2 3.8
5.5 3.1 1 Corners against (avg) C A 5.3 4.6 4.2
2.6 2 2 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 4.3 2.8 2.9
1 1 0 Red cards R C 0 0 1
 
7.5 11.4 11 Shots (avg) S ( 5 5.9 6.1
2.9 4 5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3.3 2.4 2.5
29% 11% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 20% 21% 40%
 
9.1 8 5 Shots against (avg) S A 4.7 8.8 7.4
3.6 2.7 1 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 1.7 3.8 3.2
Key stats in Vtora Liga this season:
  • Lovech have the fewest scored goals (5) at home in Vtora Liga
  • Lovech have won significantly more corners at home than away.
  • Sozopol have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored away.
  • Sozopol have yet to win a game away.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Etar 18 13 1 4 45 20 10 9 0 1 31 7 8 4 1 3 14 13 25 40
2 Spartak Varna 18 12 3 3 35 19 8 7 1 0 16 5 10 5 2 3 19 14 16 39
3 FK Minyor Pernik 18 11 6 1 28 12 10 6 4 0 17 7 8 5 2 1 11 5 16 39
4 Hebar 1918 18 12 1 5 30 16 8 7 1 0 19 4 10 5 0 5 11 12 14 37
5 Septemvri Sofia 18 10 2 6 37 19 8 6 0 2 25 10 10 4 2 4 12 9 18 32
6 Ludogorets II 18 9 3 6 37 27 8 6 1 1 21 8 10 3 2 5 16 19 10 30
7 Maritsa Plovdiv 18 9 3 6 34 27 8 5 2 1 18 10 10 4 1 5 16 17 7 30
8 Montana 18 8 5 5 23 15 10 5 3 2 15 6 8 3 2 3 8 9 8 29
9 Sportist Svoge 18 9 1 8 17 21 10 3 1 6 8 14 8 6 0 2 9 7 -4 28
10 Strumska slava 17 8 3 6 18 18 9 5 1 3 8 7 8 3 2 3 10 11 0 27
11 Sozopol 18 5 7 6 20 23 10 5 3 2 16 10 8 0 4 4 4 13 -3 22
12 Yantra 1919 18 5 5 8 16 22 10 4 3 3 9 6 8 1 2 5 7 16 -6 20
13 Botev Plovdiv II 18 5 5 8 18 25 10 5 2 3 11 9 8 0 3 5 7 16 -7 20
14 CSKA 1948 Sofia II 18 5 4 9 18 25 8 4 1 3 14 12 10 1 3 6 4 13 -7 19
15 Marek 17 4 7 6 11 18 9 4 4 1 9 5 8 0 3 5 2 13 -7 19
16 Septemvri Simitli 18 4 6 8 23 35 10 3 4 3 16 15 8 1 2 5 7 20 -12 18
17 Lovech 18 3 7 8 16 21 8 2 2 4 5 7 10 1 5 4 11 14 -5 16
18 Dobrudzha 1919 18 3 6 9 14 25 8 1 2 5 8 11 10 2 4 4 6 14 -11 15
19 Levski Lom 18 2 2 14 10 31 8 1 2 5 7 11 10 1 0 9 3 20 -21 8
20 Neftohimik 16 1 3 12 12 43 8 1 3 4 10 15 8 0 0 8 2 28 -31 6

Read more about Vtora Liga

The Second Professional First League (or Vtora Liga, earlier B Group or B Professional Football Group) is the second-highest level of football in Bulgaria. It has 16 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 30 fixtures to set the final league table.