Krasnodar vs CSKA Moskva match preview

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Competition: Russia Premier League
Competition: Sun 15.May
Match begins: 16:00 (UTC)
Venue: Stadion FK Krasnodar (35074 seats)

Nervous top table cliff-hanger as CSKA Moskva have travelled the 807 miles needed to challenge Krasnodar at their Stadion FK Krasnodar.

Insights:
  • Krasnodar have the fewest dropped points from leading position (4) in Premier League
  • CSKA Moskva have the most clean sheets (12) in Premier League

Moskva are still fighting for top positions and their benefits.

CSKA Moskva have a very long trip to this away game, as there's more than 1300 kilometers in distance to cover. This could prove a challenge, at least for the supporters.

Krasnodar and CSKA Moskva should both be in good shape for this meeting, as there's been enough days for both of them to train and rest since their last matches.

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Krasnodar form and stats

The Premier League stats at home this season for Krasnodar are 7-2-4 (wins-draws-losses). Two home wins in a row for Krasnodar bring valid hopes of a third.

An away draw last time out for Krasnodar, facing Arsenal Tula in a game that ended 1-1. Midfielder Spertsyan was the best player on the team with a rating of 7.74 (out of ten) in that game. Spertsyan scored one goal, hit two key passes and dribled past the opponent 2 of 2 times.

Before that, Krasnodar had a home game versus Lokomotiv Moskva which ended with a victory 1-0.

Krasnodar are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 17 goals in 13 games. Krasnodar are not conceding a lot of goals here at Stadion FK Krasnodar in the league, averaging less than one per game. The total is 12 from 13 matches.

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CSKA Moskva form and stats

6-2-6 is the win-draw-loss statistic for CSKA Moskva in their Premier League matches away.

Ejuke was the last player to score for the away team. Moskva haven't scored a league goal in the last 203 minutes.

CSKA Moskva might have something to prove in this game as they lost at home in their previous match. Sochi proved too strong as CSKA Moskva slumped to a 0-1 defeat in front of their own fans at VEB Arena. The attacker Yazıcı got a match rating of 7.4 in that game. Yazıcı hit three key passes.

A 0-2 defeat away at Akhmat Grozny before that.

CSKA Moskva find the net regularly in their away games. 18 goals from 14 away fixtures in the league. Moskva have conceded 19 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

Krasnodar and CSKA Moskva have played each other previously this season: CSKA Moskva - Krasnodar 0-0. H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): Krasnodar three wins, three draws and CSKA Moskva four victories. As for goals, four matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), six games had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

CSKA MoskvaY. Yazıcı
Y. Yazıcı
8 goals
KrasnodarE. Spertsyan
E. Spertsyan
7 goals
KrasnodarJ. Córdoba Copete
J. Córdoba Copete
6 goals

Krasnodar missing players

CSKA Moskva missing players

Krasnodar CSKA Moskva
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
28 13 3 Played P 3 14 28
13 7 1 Won W 0 6 14
7 2 0 Drew D 0 2 5
8 4 2 Lost L 3 6 9
40 17 4 Scored S 2 18 38
29 12 4 Conceded C 7 19 28
93% 92% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 93%
71% 62% 67% Over 1.5 O 1.5 67% 71% 61%
46% 46% 67% Over 2.5 O 2.5 67% 43% 36%
18% 15% 33% Over 3.5 O 3.5 33% 29% 25%
14% 8% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 33% 14% 11%
54% 46% 33% BTTS BTTS 67% 50% 39%
29% 31% 33% Clean Sheets C S 0% 29% 43%
25% 31% 33% Failed to Score F T 33% 21% 25%
 
5 5.7 3.3 Corners for (avg) C F 2 4.4 5.4
4.5 4.1 7.3 Corners against (avg) C A 6.3 4.6 4.3
2.5 2.6 3.3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1 1.6 1.8
8 4 2 Red cards R C 0 0 3
 
15.1 16.5 13 Shots (avg) S ( 10.7 12.7 13.8
5 5.8 5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3.7 4.9 4.9
28% 23% 27% Goal Efficiency G E 18% 26% 28%
 
12.7 13.5 17.3 Shots against (avg) S A 15.7 13.1 12.8
4.2 3.5 4.3 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 5.3 4.1 3.7
Key stats in Premier League this season:
  • CSKA Moskva have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • CSKA Moskva have the most clean sheets (12) in Premier League
  • CSKA Moskva have the most matches under the total-line (12) in Premier League
  • CSKA Moskva have won significantly less corners away then at home.
  • CSKA Moskva haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Krasnodar have the fewest conceded goals in the second half (11) in Premier League
  • Krasnodar have the fewest dropped points from leading position (4) in Premier League

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Zenit 28 19 7 2 65 26 15 13 1 1 43 15 13 6 6 1 22 11 39 64
2 Sochi 28 16 4 8 49 29 14 8 2 4 29 16 14 8 2 4 20 13 20 52
3 Dinamo Moskva 28 16 4 8 49 33 14 7 3 4 24 14 14 9 1 4 25 19 16 52
4 CSKA Moskva 28 14 5 9 38 28 14 8 3 3 20 9 14 6 2 6 18 19 10 47
5 Krasnodar 28 13 7 8 40 29 13 7 2 4 17 12 15 6 5 4 23 17 11 46
6 Lokomotiv Moskva 28 12 8 8 39 36 14 9 1 4 22 14 14 3 7 4 17 22 3 44
7 Krylya Sovetov 28 12 5 11 39 34 14 7 3 4 25 14 14 5 2 7 14 20 5 41
8 Akhmat Grozny 28 12 2 14 34 37 14 8 0 6 22 17 14 4 2 8 12 20 -3 38
9 Spartak Moskva 28 10 7 11 35 38 14 6 4 4 21 16 14 4 3 7 14 22 -3 37
10 Rostov 28 9 8 11 45 46 14 5 2 7 26 25 14 4 6 4 19 21 -1 35
11 Khimki 28 6 11 11 31 44 14 3 8 3 19 18 14 3 3 8 12 26 -13 29
12 Olimpiyets 28 7 8 13 25 39 14 3 3 8 11 19 14 4 5 5 14 20 -14 29
13 Rubin Kazan' 28 8 5 15 33 51 14 5 2 7 18 23 14 3 3 8 15 28 -18 29
14 Ural 28 6 9 13 22 34 14 2 6 6 8 14 14 4 3 7 14 20 -12 27
15 Ufa 28 4 12 12 25 38 14 2 8 4 14 16 14 2 4 8 11 22 -13 24
16 Arsenal Tula 28 5 8 15 28 55 14 3 7 4 16 20 14 2 1 11 12 35 -27 23

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The Premier League, or the Russian Football Championship, is the top level football league in Russia. It has 16 teams who play each other home and away for a total of 30 matches each. After this the top team in the league table is the champion, the bottom two relegated directly while two teams play a relegation playoff.