Here's what we know about the Metallurg Vidnoye - Fakel II match:

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Competition: Russia Pfl
Competition: Mon 12.April
Match begins: 15:00 (UTC)

This match features two teams living in the basement of the Pfl, Metallurg Vidnoye holding 16th place and Fakel II lying 15th. A good chance for both teams to improve their position.

Insights:
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the most conceded goals (44) in Pfl
  • Fakel II have the fewest scored goals (12) in Pfl

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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Metallurg Vidnoye form and stats

The story so far in the Pfl for Metallurg Vidnoye, who have the most conceded goals (44) in Pfl, at their home stadium is 3 wins, 0 draws and 5 defeats. Regardless of arena the trend is looking very unhealthy for Metallurg with their six defeats in a row. Not since the Strogino game, 175 days ago, have they avoided a loss. Two defeats in a row at home hurts for Metallurg, their manager S. Svechkar and the supporters. There are certain expectations for improvement.

Metallurg haven't scored a league goal since they found the net 220 minutes ago. P. Barbashov scored that one.

Metallurg are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 0-5 away versus Strogino. Prior to that, an away loss at Khimki 2.

As you see from the result above, Metallurg suffered greatly in their last game. Thankfully the team has a new chance to prove themselves in this one.

Metallurg Vidnoye have proved capable of finding the net in their games here with 14 goals in 8 league matches. It's worth mentioning that 7 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. Metallurg have conceded 17 goals in these home games, a significant number. It's worth mentioning that 9 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Fakel II form and stats

The hunting on away grounds haven’t been very fruitful for Fakel II, who have the fewest scored goals (12) in Pfl, so far with only 3 points returning home. The records show 1-0-8 (win-draw-lose).

180 minutes! That's how long the Fakel goalkeeper Danila Ermakov and his defense have shut out their league opponents.

The supporters enjoyed Fakel's previous game versus Kaluga (placed 11th), a Pfl 1-0 win played at home. Before that one, a nice away victory 1-0 at Krasnyy-SGAFKST.

Fakel are seemingly not capable of scoring regularly on their travels in the league. They have only managed 3 goals from 9 away games. For Fakel, more than two goals on average per game end up in their own net.

Head 2 Head

The dueling parties have met before this season: Fakel II - Metallurg 2-1.

Top Goalscorers

Metallurg VidnoyeP. Barbashov
P. Barbashov
7 goals
Metallurg VidnoyeD. Ivanov
D. Ivanov
3 goals
Fakel IID. Kalugin
D. Kalugin
3 goals

Metallurg Vidnoye missing players

Fakel II missing players

Metallurg Vidnoye Fakel II
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
17 8 3 Played P 3 9 17
4 3 2 Won W 0 1 4
0 0 0 Drew D 0 0 0
13 5 1 Lost L 3 8 13
18 14 6 Scored S 2 3 12
44 17 2 Conceded C 10 21 33
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
94% 100% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 67% 67% 65%
82% 88% 67% Over 2.5 O 2.5 67% 44% 47%
41% 50% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 67% 22% 18%
29% 38% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 67% 22% 18%
41% 50% 0% BTTS BTTS 67% 22% 35%
12% 25% 67% Clean Sheets C S 0% 11% 18%
47% 25% 33% Failed to Score F T 33% 67% 47%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.1 2.1 1.7 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.3 2.2 2.6
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 1 4
 
7.2 6.8 5 Shots (avg) S ( 1.7 3.8 4.7
3.4 3.9 3.3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 1.3 1 1.8
33% 45% 60% Goal Efficiency G E 50% 38% 26%
Key stats in Pfl this season:
  • All of Metallurg Vidnoye's home-matches have had more than 1,5 goals.
  • Fakel II have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Fakel II have the fewest matches over the total-line (2) in Pfl
  • Fakel II have the fewest scored goals (12) in Pfl
  • Fakel II haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have scored at least twice as many goals at home as Fakel II have scored away.
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the fewest clean sheets (2) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the fewest matches under the total-line (3) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the most conceded goals (17) at home in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the most conceded goals (44) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the most conceded goals in the first half (18) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the most dropped points from leading position (15) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye have the the worst goal difference (-26) in Pfl
  • Metallurg Vidnoye haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Metallurg Vidnoye is in the worst form (0-0-6)

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Saturn Ramenskoye 17 10 4 3 39 13 8 7 1 0 22 3 9 3 3 3 17 10 26 34
2 Ryazan 17 11 1 5 32 18 10 7 1 2 22 10 7 4 0 3 10 8 14 34
3 Metallurg Lipetsk 17 10 3 4 35 17 10 5 3 2 22 7 7 5 0 2 13 10 18 33
4 Salyut Belgorod 17 9 6 2 28 10 9 4 4 1 18 6 8 5 2 1 10 4 18 33
5 Sokol Saratov 17 9 4 4 25 13 7 4 1 2 12 5 10 5 3 2 13 8 12 31
6 Strogino 17 8 2 7 25 25 9 5 2 2 18 11 8 3 0 5 7 14 0 26
7 Krasnyy-SGAFKST 17 7 4 6 24 19 9 3 2 4 10 8 8 4 2 2 14 11 5 25
8 Khimik Novomoskovsk 17 6 7 4 23 22 9 4 2 3 12 12 8 2 5 1 11 10 1 25
9 Znamya Noginsk 17 6 6 5 20 18 8 2 2 4 8 9 9 4 4 1 12 9 2 24
10 Avangard Kursk 17 6 6 5 22 23 8 4 4 0 14 8 9 2 2 5 8 15 -1 24
11 Kaluga 17 6 2 9 21 22 7 4 0 3 15 10 10 2 2 6 6 12 -1 20
12 Khimki 2 17 6 1 10 21 38 9 5 1 3 12 8 8 1 0 7 9 30 -17 19
13 Kvant 17 4 4 9 16 31 9 3 2 4 9 13 8 1 2 5 7 18 -15 16
14 Sakhalin 17 3 4 10 13 28 8 3 2 3 11 7 9 0 2 7 2 21 -15 13
15 Fakel II 17 4 0 13 12 33 8 3 0 5 9 12 9 1 0 8 3 21 -21 12
16 Metallurg Vidnoye 17 4 0 13 18 44 8 3 0 5 14 17 9 1 0 8 4 27 -26 12

Read more about Pfl

The Professional Football League (PFL) is the third level of Russian football. It is divided into five divisions (or zones) based on the team’s location. The divisions have a varying number of teams, in total about 60. The top team of each league table is promoted while the bottom team is relegated.