3. HNL - North: Papuk - Bjelovar match guide and stats

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Competition: Croatia 3. HNL - North
Competition: Sat 20.November
Match begins: 12:30 (UTC)
Venue: Igraliste NK Papuk Orahovica (300 seats)

Classic home win, the away team steals the points or an exciting draw? Anything could happen when the mid-table inhabitants Papuk and Bjelovar clash at Igraliste NK Papuk Orahovica.

Insights:
  • Papuk have the most conceded goals in the first half (4) in 3. HNL - North
  • Bjelovar have the most clean sheets (1) away in 3. HNL - North

Papuk and Bjelovar should both be in good shape for this meeting, as there's been enough days for both of them to train and rest since their last matches.

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Papuk form and stats

14 points is a decent return from 6 3. HNL - North games here at Igraliste NK Papuk Orahovica for Papuk. The data says 4 wins, 2 draws and 0 losses. Papuk has won so many consecutive home games (four in a row) that they struggle to remember the last time points were lost here at Igraliste NK Papuk Orahovica. We remember; it was Podravac Virje.

Papuk are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 2-5 away versus Rudar Mursko Sredisce. As you can tell by the result above, the goals flowed freely in the previous game and the stadium rocked. Could there be another goal fest today?

Previous to that game, a home match hosting Koprivnica in a game that was won 2-1.

Papuk are showing their attacking force in their league home games this season, scoring more than 2,5 goals per game on average (15 goals in 6 games). On the other hand, Papuk have conceded 6 goals.

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Bjelovar form and stats

Playing away, Bjelovar have won 2 games, drawn 2 and suffered 2 defeats in the 3. HNL - North this season.

The supporters enjoyed Bjelovar's previous game versus Krizevci (placed 2nd), a 3. HNL - North 3-1 win played at home.

Prior to that match, the Bjelovar manager N. Papac faced defeat when travelling to Podravac Virje and losing 1-2.

Bjelovar have a decent goal production going in their away games, although not fantastic. In 6 league away games 8 goals have been scored. Bjelovar have conceded 7 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

It's not the first time these two teams meet on the pitch this campaign, as the results database show this recent fixture: Bjelovar - Papuk 1-2. Data for the former five meetings involving these two squads are: two wins for Papuk, zero draws and three wins for Bjelovar. Over 2,5 goals: three times; under 2,5 goals: two games.

Papuk missing players

Bjelovar missing players

Papuk Bjelovar
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
13 6 2 Played P 2 6 13
6 4 1 Won W 0 2 7
4 2 1 Drew D 1 2 2
3 0 0 Lost L 1 2 4
28 15 7 Scored S 1 8 30
24 6 2 Conceded C 2 7 15
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 50% 83% 92%
92% 83% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 83% 92%
69% 50% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 50% 69%
46% 33% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 33% 54%
38% 33% 50% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 23%
85% 67% 100% BTTS BTTS 50% 50% 54%
15% 33% 0% Clean Sheets C S 50% 33% 31%
0% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 50% 33% 23%
 
5 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 6 6 6
6 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 3 3 3
4 0 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 3 3 3
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
18 0 0 Shots (avg) S ( 7 7 7
12 0 0 Shots on Target (avg) S O 2 2 2
17% 0% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 0% 0%
 
17 0 0 Shots against (avg) S A 12 12 12
11 0 0 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 5 5 5
Key stats in 3. HNL - North this season:
  • Bjelovar have the most clean sheets (1) away in 3. HNL - North
  • Papuk have not yet lost a game at home.
  • Papuk have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded at home.
  • Papuk have scored in all their matches so far.
  • Papuk have the most conceded goals in the first half (4) in 3. HNL - North
  • Papuk have won significantly less corners at home than away.
  • Papuk 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 Polet 13 10 0 3 41 9 6 6 0 0 27 2 7 4 0 3 14 7 32 30
2 Krizevci 13 9 1 3 29 13 6 5 0 1 15 2 7 4 1 2 14 11 16 28
3 Mladost Ždralovi 13 8 4 1 24 8 6 3 2 1 10 5 7 5 2 0 14 3 16 28
4 Medimurje Cakovec 12 8 2 2 23 11 6 4 2 0 13 3 6 4 0 2 10 8 12 26
5 Bjelovar 13 7 2 4 30 15 7 5 0 2 22 8 6 2 2 2 8 7 15 23
6 Papuk 13 6 4 3 28 24 6 4 2 0 15 6 7 2 2 3 13 18 4 22
7 Varteks Varaždin 12 4 3 5 8 17 6 1 2 3 2 6 6 3 1 2 6 11 -9 15
8 Podravac Virje 13 3 3 7 18 28 7 3 0 4 12 11 6 0 3 3 6 17 -10 12
9 Koprivnica 12 2 4 6 16 24 6 1 4 1 11 11 6 1 0 5 5 13 -8 10
10 Podravina Ludbreg 12 2 4 6 14 27 6 1 3 2 10 14 6 1 1 4 4 13 -13 10
11 Rudar Mursko Sredisce 13 1 4 8 16 41 7 1 1 5 9 15 6 0 3 3 7 26 -25 7
12 Virovitica 13 0 1 12 6 36 7 0 0 7 5 19 6 0 1 5 1 17 -30 1