OTP Bank Liga match prediction and preview for Mezőkövesd-Zsóry vs Várda SE clash

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Competition: Hungary OTP Bank Liga
Competition: Fri 09.April
Match begins: 18:00 (UTC)
Venue: Városi Stadion (2571 seats)

Getting closer to the top teams is at stake when these two mid-table clubs battle it out. Both will be aiming to improve their league table standing, Mezőkövesd-Zsóry in 5th and Várda SE in 7th place.

Insights:
  • Mezőkövesd-Zsóry have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Várda SE have the fewest scored goals (23) in OTP Bank Liga

This should be an interesting game with lots of spark and energy as both teams are well rested since they last saw competitive action. Game on!

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Mezőkövesd-Zsóry form and stats

Mezőkövesd-Zsóry have performed here at Városi Stadion this season with 8 wins from 13 OTP Bank Liga matches. Some points have been lost, as they have drawn 2 games and lost 3. The opportunity of a proper winning streak is there for the hosts, with two straight wins here at Városi Stadion.

Mezőkövesd-Zsóry are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 0-2 away versus Puskas. Before that game, the 2-1 home victory against Budafoki MTE.

Mezőkövesd-Zsóry have proved capable of finding the net in their games here at Városi Stadion with 22 goals in 13 league matches. 16 goals have been conceded.

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Várda SE form and stats

5 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses. That’s the product of Várda SE, who have the fewest scored goals (23) in OTP Bank Liga, playing as the away team in the OTP Bank Liga this season.

Várda aren't clicking offensively as they have gone 180 league minutes without a goal. J. Navratil was the last player to find the net.

Várda SE's last game ended in a draw, the home match versus MOL Vidi that finished 0-0. That result followed a home victory 6-1 versus Zalaegerszegi TE in the Hungarian Cup.

Várda have scored 14 goals on their travels this season, from 14 away games in the league. It's been trouble in front of goal recently, as only 1 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches. Defensive performances away have varied in quality as Várda have conceded 22 goals on the road. For more goal statistics, check out the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

The most recent history between these sides is the Várda SE - Mezokovesd-Zsory 0-0 played earlier this season. Last ten meetings between the teams: Mezőkövesd-Zsóry won three, Várda SE won two and five draws. five games with over 2,5 goals, five matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

Mezokovesd-ZsoryD. Beširović
D. Beširović
5 goals
Mezokovesd-ZsoryT. Cseri
T. Cseri
5 goals

Mezőkövesd-Zsóry missing players

Várda SE missing players

Mezőkövesd-Zsóry Várda SE
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
27 13 2 Played P 3 14 27
10 8 2 Won W 1 5 9
8 2 0 Drew D 0 3 8
9 3 0 Lost L 2 6 10
31 22 7 Scored S 4 14 23
34 16 5 Conceded C 8 22 34
89% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 93% 81%
67% 77% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 86% 70%
52% 62% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 57% 44%
19% 23% 100% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 7% 7%
7% 15% 100% Over 4.5 O 4.5 33% 7% 4%
52% 69% 100% BTTS BTTS 33% 50% 41%
26% 23% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 14% 26%
33% 8% 0% Failed to Score F T 67% 43% 52%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.4 2.7 4.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.7 2.2 2.2
3 1 0 Red cards R C 0 2 2
 
9.2 9.8 10.5 Shots (avg) S ( 7 7.1 9.1
3.4 4.4 5.5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3 2.6 3.1
33% 39% 64% Goal Efficiency G E 44% 39% 28%
Key stats in OTP Bank Liga this season:
  • Mezőkövesd-Zsóry have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Mezőkövesd-Zsóry haven’t played a single 0-0 game at home.
  • Várda SE have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Várda SE have the fewest dropped points from leading position (2) in OTP Bank Liga
  • Várda SE have the fewest scored goals (23) in OTP Bank Liga
  • Várda SE have the fewest scored goals in the second half (10) in OTP Bank Liga
  • Várda SE have the most matches under the total-line (15) in OTP Bank Liga

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Ferencvaros 27 19 7 1 59 18 13 11 1 1 28 6 14 8 6 0 31 12 41 64
2 Puskas 27 16 3 8 39 31 14 9 2 3 21 13 13 7 1 5 18 18 8 51
3 MOL Vidi 27 11 8 8 50 32 14 6 5 3 28 15 13 5 3 5 22 17 18 41
4 MTK 27 10 8 9 39 36 13 5 4 4 19 16 14 5 4 5 20 20 3 38
5 Mezokovesd-Zsory 27 10 8 9 31 34 13 8 2 3 22 16 14 2 6 6 9 18 -3 38
6 Paksi SE 27 10 7 10 55 53 14 8 2 4 32 18 13 2 5 6 23 35 2 37
7 Várda SE 27 9 8 10 23 34 13 4 5 4 9 12 14 5 3 6 14 22 -11 35
8 Ujpest 27 10 5 12 37 53 13 6 2 5 17 24 14 4 3 7 20 29 -16 35
9 Honved 27 7 9 11 39 39 14 2 6 6 22 23 13 5 3 5 17 16 0 30
10 Zalaegerszegi TE 27 8 5 14 44 50 14 5 3 6 28 25 13 3 2 8 16 25 -6 29
11 Budafoki MTE 27 7 5 15 31 52 14 4 2 8 17 28 13 3 3 7 14 24 -21 26
12 Diosgyor 27 6 5 16 28 43 13 4 5 4 19 17 14 2 0 12 9 26 -15 23

Read more about OTP Bank Liga

The Nemzeti Bajnokság I (meaning “National Championship I”) is the top level of Hungarian football. Is also known by the sponsorship name OTP Bank Liga, or shortened to NB 1. It was founded in 1901. The present format has twelve teams playing each other three times for a total of 33 fixtures.