Warta Poznań vs Lech Poznań match preview

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Competition: Poland Ekstraklasa
Competition: Fri 26.February
Match begins: 19:30 (UTC)
Venue: Stadion Groclinu Dyskobolii (4694 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, Warta Poznań in 9th and Lech Poznań in 10th place.

Insights:
  • Warta Poznań has the fewest scored goals (17) in Ekstraklasa
  • Lech Poznań have scored at least twice as many goals away as Warta Poznań have scored home.

The hosts Poznań saw competitive action as recent as four days ago, playing in the Ekstraklasa. At least it's nice to return home after that away game at Piast Gliwice.

This is a local derby, usually meaning added tension and importance.

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Warta Poznań form and stats

Overall Ekstraklasa stats at home this season for Warta Poznań, who have the fewest scored goals (17) in Ekstraklasa, are 3-1-4 (wins-draw-losses). Two home wins in a row for Warta Poznań bring valid hopes of a third.

Warta Poznań are confident in defense, having played 237 minutes without conceding a goal in the league.

Happy days for Warta Poznań in their previous game, a Ekstraklasa match away at Piast Gliwice (placed 13th) that ended with a 1-0 victory. Before that game, the 1-0 home victory against Zagebie Lubin.

Poznań aren't scoring a lot here at Stadion Groclinu Dyskobolii in the league, with only 5 goals from 8 games. It's worth mentioning that 3 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. On the other hand, Warta Poznań have conceded 8 goals.

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Lech Poznań form and stats

Lech Poznań have only collected 9 points from their away games in the Ekstraklasa, after 2-3-4 (9 played).

Impressive finishing from Arón Johannssón secured the home win 1-0 against Slask Wrocaw in their previous game. Prior to that match, the Lech Poznań manager D. Zuraw faced defeat when travelling to Wisla Plock and losing 0-1.

A quick return to home after this game, as Poznań are hosting Rakow Czestochowa in the Polish Cup only four days away.

Poznań have scored 13 goals on their travels this season, from 9 away games in the league. As opposed to that, Poznań have seen the ball go into their own net 13 times on the road.

Head 2 Head

Warta Poznań and Lech Poznań have met before this season: Lech Poznań - Warta Poznań 1-0. Head-2-head stats last two meetings: zero - zero - two (Warta Poznań wins - draws - Lech Poznań wins). As for goals, zero matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), two had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

Lech PoznańM. Ishak
M. Ishak
7 goals
Warta PoznańM. Kuzimski
M. Kuzimski
5 goals
Lech PoznańD. Ramírez Fernández
D. Ramírez Fernández
4 goals

Warta Poznań missing players

Lech Poznań missing players

Warta Poznań Lech Poznań
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
18 8 1 Played P 3 9 18
7 3 1 Won W 0 2 5
2 1 0 Drew D 1 3 7
9 4 0 Lost L 2 4 6
17 5 1 Scored S 5 13 25
20 8 0 Conceded C 7 13 24
94% 88% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 94%
44% 38% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 78% 67%
39% 38% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 56% 50%
11% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 22% 33%
6% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 33% 22% 17%
39% 25% 0% BTTS BTTS 100% 78% 56%
28% 38% 100% Clean Sheets C S 0% 11% 28%
39% 50% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 11% 22%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.9 2 1 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.3 1.4 1.6
2 1 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
7.9 6.8 6 Shots (avg) S ( 19 14 15
2.6 2.6 2 Shots on Target (avg) S O 6.3 5.2 5.3
37% 24% 50% Goal Efficiency G E 26% 28% 26%
Key stats in Ekstraklasa this season:
  • Lech Poznań have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Lech Poznań have scored at least twice as many goals away as Warta Poznań have scored home.
  • Lech Poznań haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Warta Poznań has the fewest dropped points from leading position (3) in Ekstraklasa
  • Warta Poznań has the fewest scored goals (17) in Ekstraklasa
  • Warta Poznań has the fewest scored goals (5) at home in Ekstraklasa
  • Warta Poznań has the fewest scored goals in the first half (4) in Ekstraklasa

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Legia Warszawa 18 11 3 4 31 19 10 6 1 3 21 15 8 5 2 1 10 4 12 36
2 Pogon Szczecin 18 10 5 3 23 10 9 5 4 0 11 3 9 5 1 3 12 7 13 35
3 Rakow Czestochowa 18 9 4 5 29 20 9 5 1 3 12 8 9 4 3 2 17 12 9 31
4 Gornik Zabrze 18 8 3 7 22 20 9 4 2 3 14 12 9 4 1 4 8 8 2 27
5 Lechia Gdansk 18 8 2 8 24 22 10 4 1 5 15 13 8 4 1 3 9 9 2 26
6 Slask Wrocaw 18 7 4 7 22 19 8 5 3 0 13 6 10 2 1 7 9 13 3 25
7 Jagiellonia Biaystok 18 7 4 7 26 28 8 4 3 1 16 11 10 3 1 6 10 17 -2 25
8 Zagebie Lubin 18 6 5 7 19 20 9 4 3 2 12 10 9 2 2 5 7 10 -1 23
9 Warta Poznań 18 7 2 9 17 20 8 3 1 4 5 8 10 4 1 5 12 12 -3 23
10 Lech Poznań 18 5 7 6 25 24 9 3 4 2 12 11 9 2 3 4 13 13 1 22
11 Wisla Plock 17 6 4 7 22 25 9 3 2 4 8 8 8 3 2 3 14 17 -3 22
12 Wisa Krakow 18 5 6 7 27 25 9 3 0 6 14 18 9 2 6 1 13 7 2 21
13 Piast Gliwice 18 5 6 7 23 22 9 2 3 4 8 10 9 3 3 3 15 12 1 21
14 Cracovia Krakow 18 5 8 5 19 20 9 3 4 2 11 11 9 2 4 3 8 9 -1 18
15 Podbeskidzie 18 4 5 9 18 41 10 4 2 4 11 18 8 0 3 5 7 23 -23 17
16 Stal Mielec 17 3 6 8 18 30 8 2 3 3 7 13 9 1 3 5 11 17 -12 15

Read more about Ekstraklasa

The Ekstraklasa, which carries the sponsorship name Lotto Ekstraklasa, is the top football league in Poland. It has 16 teams playing each other home and away to decide a regular season league table. The top eight teams then play a championship round while the bottom eight play a relegation round.