Stargard Szczeciński vs Sokół Ostróda match preview: Even contest expected at Stadion Miejski

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Competition: Poland 2. Liga East
Competition: Sat 10.April
Match begins: 11:00 (UTC)
Venue: Stadion Miejski (6000 seats)

Season ticket holders at Stadion Miejski haven’t seen too many victories this season, with Stargard Szczeciński languishing in the 17th position so far. The guesting Sokół Ostróda will be hopeful to defend their higher league position in this one.

Insights:
  • Stargard Szczeciński have the the worst goal difference (-26) in 2. Liga East
  • Sokół Ostróda have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

There should be plenty of energy on the pitch in this game, as both sides have had time to recuperate from their last game. Let's hope both teams are ready to give it all.

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Stargard Szczeciński form and stats

The story so far in the 2. Liga East for Stargard Szczeciński, who have the the worst goal difference (-26) in 2. Liga East, at their home stadium (Stadion Miejski) is 4 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats.

Szczeciński drew their last game, 2-2 away at Stal Rzeszów (placed 7th). Preceding that match was a defeat to Chojniczanka Chojnice (0-2).

There was plenty of action in the dying minutes of the game against Stal Rzeszów as J. Ostrowski's goal in the 90th minute completed a cancellation of 0-2 and secured a draw after 90 minutes.

This is expected to be a close game, with Szczeciński perhaps considered small favourites due to their home advantage. Looking back at earlier matches similar to this one (expected to be close with Stargard Szczeciński as a small favourite), we find 14 games. Stargard Szczeciński has won four of these, drawn two and lost eight.

There will be little rest for Stargard Szczeciński after this match as they are travelling to Hutnik Krakow for a 2. Liga East game in only four days.

Szczeciński aren't scoring a lot here at Stadion Miejski in the league, with only 10 goals from 12 games. It's been trouble in front of goal recently, as only 1 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. Szczeciński have conceded 22 from these games.

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Sokół Ostróda form and stats

4-2-5 is the win-draw-loss statistic for Sokół Ostróda in their 2. Liga East matches away.

Ostróda had fun at their own home (Stadion Miejski) last time out, beating Olimpia Elblag 2-1. D. Wolny (2) scored. Prior to that result Ostróda won their away game at Pogoń Siedlce. The scoreline was 3-2.

D. Wolny came off the bench to score the winning goal in the match against Olimpia Elblag last time out, making the manager P. Jacek feel like a tactical genius.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Ostróda playing away and similar expectations, we found two relevant matches. Results were one Sokół Ostróda win, one draw and zero defeats.

The visitors are returning home after this fixture, hosting SKRA Częstochowa in just four days.

Sokół Ostróda has displayed an ability to score goals in away matches in the league this season, 17 goals from 11 games. In the opposite end, Ostróda have conceded 18 goals in their away games.

Head 2 Head

This is the result when the teams met earlier this season; Sokół Ostróda - Stargard Szczeciński 0-2.

Top Goalscorers

Sokół OstródaD. Wolny
D. Wolny
15 goals
Stargard SzczecińskiM. Bochnak
M. Bochnak
4 goals
Sokół OstródaT. Gajda
T. Gajda
4 goals

Stargard Szczeciński missing players

Sokół Ostróda missing players

Stargard Szczeciński Sokół Ostróda
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
24 12 5 Played P 4 11 24
6 4 0 Won W 1 4 10
5 2 1 Drew D 2 2 3
13 6 4 Lost L 1 5 11
23 10 3 Scored S 9 17 34
49 22 16 Conceded C 6 18 33
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
79% 67% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 91% 83%
54% 42% 80% Over 2.5 O 2.5 75% 73% 54%
42% 33% 60% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 27% 21%
21% 25% 40% Over 4.5 O 4.5 25% 18% 17%
46% 42% 60% BTTS BTTS 75% 55% 42%
25% 33% 0% Clean Sheets C S 25% 18% 29%
29% 25% 40% Failed to Score F T 0% 27% 29%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.8 2.2 1.4 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 1.4 1.7
3 3 0 Red cards R C 0 2 2
 
7.2 9 7.2 Shots (avg) S ( 6.3 8.2 9.3
2.9 3.1 1.8 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3 3.9 4.1
33% 27% 33% Goal Efficiency G E 89% 41% 35%
Key stats in 2. Liga East this season:
  • Sokół Ostróda have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Sokół Ostróda haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Stargard Szczeciński have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Stargard Szczeciński have the the worst goal difference (-12) at home in 2. Liga East
  • Stargard Szczeciński have the the worst goal difference (-26) in 2. Liga East
  • Stargard Szczeciński 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 Katowice 24 17 2 5 46 24 12 8 2 2 25 13 12 9 0 3 21 11 22 53
2 Polkowice 23 16 3 4 47 18 12 8 2 2 28 12 11 8 1 2 19 6 29 51
3 Chojniczanka Chojnice 24 14 5 5 42 22 12 9 2 1 27 9 12 5 3 4 15 13 20 47
4 SKRA Częstochowa 24 14 3 7 35 19 12 8 2 2 18 7 12 6 1 5 17 12 16 45
5 Wigry Suwaki 24 13 4 7 33 23 12 6 2 4 14 9 12 7 2 3 19 14 10 43
6 Slask Wroclaw II 23 10 5 8 35 30 11 4 2 5 11 13 12 6 3 3 24 17 5 35
7 Stal Rzeszów 24 10 5 9 36 35 11 3 3 5 13 20 13 7 2 4 23 15 1 35
8 Kalisz 23 11 1 11 32 26 11 5 1 5 13 11 12 6 0 6 19 15 6 34
9 Sokół Ostróda 24 10 3 11 34 33 13 6 1 6 17 15 11 4 2 5 17 18 1 33
10 Pogoń Siedlce 24 10 3 11 41 40 12 4 0 8 18 22 12 6 3 3 23 18 1 30
11 Motor Lublin 23 7 9 7 26 25 12 5 4 3 17 15 11 2 5 4 9 10 1 30
12 Bytovia Bytow 24 7 8 9 32 33 12 5 2 5 17 16 12 2 6 4 15 17 -1 29
13 Garbarnia Kraków 22 8 5 9 28 32 10 3 3 4 14 16 12 5 2 5 14 16 -4 29
14 Znicz Pruszków 25 7 5 13 24 41 13 4 2 7 11 21 12 3 3 6 13 20 -17 26
15 Olimpia Grudziądz 24 6 5 13 22 39 12 2 3 7 10 20 12 4 2 6 12 19 -17 23
16 Hutnik Krakow 24 7 2 15 29 53 11 4 2 5 18 23 13 3 0 10 11 30 -24 23
17 Stargard Szczeciński 24 6 5 13 23 49 12 4 2 6 10 22 12 2 3 7 13 27 -26 23
18 Olimpia Elblag 24 5 6 13 26 37 13 3 3 7 15 21 11 2 3 6 11 16 -11 21
19 Lech Poznań II 23 6 3 14 32 44 12 4 3 5 22 20 11 2 0 9 10 24 -12 21

Read more about 2. Liga East

The II Liga (“Druga Liga”) is the third level of the Polish football league pyramid. 18 teams play 34 fixtures each to decide the final league table. The top three teams at the end of the season are all promoted, while the fourth can promote through a playoff. The bottom four teams are relegated.