National cups are something special for many teams and supporters. Today's match will decide whether it's Zalaegerszegi TE or Honvéd that keep their silverware dream alive.
It's no vacation for neither Zalaegerszegi nor Honvéd as both were in action only a few days ago. Expect some tired legs on the pitch and/or possibly some changes to the lineups.
Zalaegerszegi TE form and statsZalaegerszegi was eliminated in the quarter-finals last season in the Hungarian Cup. MOL Vidi was too strong.
When playing at home in the NB 1, Zalaegerszegi TE have managed 3 wins, 2 draws and suffered 5 defeats from 10 games. This match is a Hungarian Cup match, and the hometeam has the total statistics 3 wins, 0 draws and 0 losses in this competition.
Prior to that, an away loss at Varda SE in the NB 1.
The match schedule is unforgiving for Zalaegerszegi as they have a new game in only four days, a NB 1 match thankfully also at home. MOL Vidi are visiting.
With an average of more than two goals per home game in the league (21 in 10 games), Zalaegerszegi's attacking play is working. Zalaegerszegi have conceded 21 goals in these home games, a significant number.
Honvéd form and statsNothing but glory last season for Honvéd, as they won the Hungarian Cup.
4 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses. That’s the product of Honvéd playing as the away team in the NB 1 this season. The mentioned statistics is only from the league, looking at the Hungarian Cup stats, they have 3 wins, 0 draws and 0 losses both home and away. It's a growing despair in Honvéd as they have recorded three consecutive losses. Honvéd seem to be suffering from homesickness with two consecutive losses away. Third time lucky?
A 2-3 loss hosting Budafoki MTE before that.
The visitors will be packing their bags again in only three days as another away game awaits: The NB 1 trip to Puskas.
Honvéd has displayed an ability to score goals in away matches in the league this season, 15 goals from 10 games. It's worth mentioning that 12 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches. Honvéd have conceded 14 goals in these away matches.
Head 2 HeadLast ten meetings between the teams: Zalaegerszegi won two, Honvéd won seven and one draw. four games with over 2,5 goals, six matches with two goals or less.
Zalaegerszegi TE missing players
Honvéd missing players
|92%||90%||Over 0.5||O 0.5||85%||92%|
|92%||90%||Over 1.5||O 1.5||62%||68%|
|80%||80%||Over 2.5||O 2.5||54%||56%|
|48%||40%||Over 3.5||O 3.5||23%||36%|
|16%||20%||Over 4.5||O 4.5||15%||20%|
|28%||40%||Clean Sheets||C S||31%||20%|
|16%||10%||Failed to Score||F T||31%||24%|
|0||0||Corners for (avg)||C F||0||0|
|0||0||Corners against (avg)||C A||0||0|
|1.7||2||Yellow cards (avg)||Y C||2.6||2.5|
|3||1||Red cards||R C||0||1|
|9.7||11.7||Shots (avg)||S (||9.1||8.2|
|5.1||6.2||Shots on Target (avg)||S O||3.6||3.7|
|36%||36%||Goal Efficiency||G E||50%||47%|