Here's what we know about the St. Gallen - Basel match:

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Competition: Switzerland Super League
Competition: Sat 27.February
Match begins: 19:30 (UTC)
Venue: Kybunpark (19456 seats)

This could be an interesting match as St. Gallen have their presumed home advantage while Basel are ahead 4 points in the Super League table.

Insights:
  • St. Gallen have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Basel has the fewest points from losing position (1) in Super League

Both teams have had enough rest since their last competitive action. Let's hope for an energetic game!

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St. Gallen form and stats

4-2-4 (win-draw-lost) are the Super League numbers at home for St. Gallen so far this season.

In their previous game, the manager P. Zeidler led his Gallen to a defeat in the Super League match away at Vaduz. The manager is hoping to put things right immediately here at Kybunpark. Before that game, the 2-1 home victory against Luzern.

Another home game is coming up fairly shortly for the hosts, as Servette are coming to town in four days.

Gallen are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 12 goals in 10 games. St. Gallen's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 12 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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Basel form and stats

Playing away, Basel have won 5 games, drawn 0 and suffered 5 defeats in the Super League this season.

Basel are looking to quickly end their 233 minutes long goal drought in the Super League.

Basel delivered a 0-0 draw playing at home against Lausanne Sport (placed 7th) in their previous match; a Super League game. Prior to that match, the Basel manager C. Sforza faced defeat when travelling to Winterthur and losing 2-6.

Goalkeeper Heinz Lindner made a total of six saves, making him a hero against Lausanne Sport. Heavily contributing to the draw after 90 minutes.

The visitors are returning home after this fixture, hosting Young Boys in just four days.

Basel have scored 14 goals on their travels this season, from 10 away games in the league. Basel have conceded 12 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

St. Gallen and Basel have met before this season: Basel - St. Gallen 0-0. As for the last ten games between these two teams, there's three Gallen victories, three draws and four Basel wins. Over/under statistics; seven of these games ended with three goals or more, three matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

BaselA. Mendonça Cabral
A. Mendonça Cabral
11 goals
BaselP. Kasami
P. Kasami
8 goals
GallenK. Duah
K. Duah
6 goals

St. Gallen missing players

Basel missing players

St. Gallen Basel
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
21 10 2 Played P 2 10 21
7 4 0 Won W 0 5 9
7 2 0 Drew D 0 0 5
7 4 2 Lost L 2 5 7
24 12 3 Scored S 0 14 31
24 12 5 Conceded C 2 12 29
86% 90% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 90%
57% 60% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 70% 71%
48% 50% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 50% 57%
29% 30% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 30% 43%
10% 10% 50% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 10% 19%
52% 50% 100% BTTS BTTS 0% 50% 57%
38% 40% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 10% 19%
24% 20% 0% Failed to Score F T 100% 40% 33%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.9 1.9 2.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 1.5 1.9
1 1 0 Red cards R C 1 1 2
 
13.7 14.7 15 Shots (avg) S ( 4.5 8.7 10.5
4 4.2 5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 0.5 3.7 4.5
28% 29% 30% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 38% 33%
Key stats in Super League this season:
  • Basel has the fewest points from losing position (1) in Super League
  • Basel haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • St. Gallen have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Young Boys 20 14 5 1 36 15 10 7 2 1 17 10 10 7 3 0 19 5 21 47
2 Basel 21 9 5 7 31 29 11 4 5 2 17 17 10 5 0 5 14 12 2 32
3 Zurich 20 8 4 8 31 27 10 4 2 4 13 10 10 4 2 4 18 17 4 28
4 St. Gallen 21 7 7 7 24 24 10 4 2 4 12 12 11 3 5 3 12 12 0 28
5 Lugano 20 5 12 3 21 21 10 3 4 3 9 11 10 2 8 0 12 10 0 27
6 Servette 20 6 7 7 22 26 10 3 6 1 14 12 10 3 1 6 8 14 -4 25
7 Lausanne Sport 21 6 6 9 25 28 10 5 0 5 15 12 11 1 6 4 10 16 -3 24
8 Sion 20 4 9 7 24 30 10 3 5 2 14 12 10 1 4 5 10 18 -6 21
9 Luzern 19 5 5 9 31 30 10 3 5 2 18 11 9 2 0 7 13 19 1 20
10 Vaduz 20 4 6 10 18 33 10 3 2 5 11 16 10 1 4 5 7 17 -15 18

Read more about Super League

Football is the most popular sport in Switzerland and the Swiss Super League is the top competition. It has ten teams who play each other four times for a total of 36 fixtures each. The season runs from July to May with a winter break. Number one in the final league table is the champion, number ten is relegated while number nine plays a relegation playoff.