St. Gallen vs Sion: Match guide and preview

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Competition: Switzerland Super League
Competition: Sun 20.September
Match begins: 14:00 (UTC)
Venue: Kybunpark (19456 seats)

St. Gallen and Sion are ready to show off their new players and skills: It's their first game of the Super League season.

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St. Gallen form and stats

The match schedule is unforgiving for Gallen as they have a new game in only three days, a Europa League match thankfully also at home. AEK Athens are visiting.

With the first game of the season soon underway, it's time to look at the results from the St. Gallen friendly games in pre-season: St. Gallen played six friendlies, won 5, drew 0 and lost 1. If you are really into statistics you might appreciate knowing that Gallen scored 22 goals and conceded 11 in these six games.

Last season, St. Gallen's league statistics were 21 wins, 5 draws and 10 losses, resulting in a 2nd position in the Super League. Over these 36 matches they scored 79 goals and conceded 56. Playing at home last season St. Gallen managed 11-2-5 (win-draw-lost) with 42 goals and 29 conceded.

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Sion form and stats

Just as the home team, Sion have been through a few friendly games in the intense training period that just finished. The results from these training matches are 1 Sion win, 1 draw and 0 losses.

Let's have a look at how Sion performed last season in the Super League: They landed a 8th position in the league table after playing out 10 victories, 9 draws and 17 defeats. In total they scored 40 and conceded 55 goals in these matches. The numbers for away games only are: Won 6 - drew 3 and lost 9 with 18/27 goals scored/conceded.

Head 2 Head

St. Gallen-Sion H2H statistics last ten meetings regardless of arena: Gallen six wins, Sion three wins, one draw. nine of these ten matches had three or more goals (over 2,5).

St. Gallen missing players

Sion missing players

St. Gallen Sion
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
0 0 0 Played P 0 0 0
0 0 0 Won W 0 0 0
0 0 0 Drew D 0 0 0
0 0 0 Lost L 0 0 0
0 0 0 Scored S 0 0 0
0 0 0 Conceded C 0 0 0
0% 0% 0% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 0% 0%
0% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 0% 0%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
0 0 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0 0 0
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
0 0 0 Total Shots T S 0 0 0
0 0 0 Shots on Target S O 0 0 0
0% 0% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 0% 0%
St. Gallen Last season Sion
Total Home   Statistics Stat   Away Total
36 18   Played P   18 36
21 11   Won W   6 10
5 2   Drew D   3 9
10 5   Lost L   9 17
79 42   Scored S   18 40
56 29   Conceded C   27 55
97% 94%   Over 0.5 O 0.5   83% 92%
92% 89%   Over 1.5 O 1.5   67% 78%
83% 83%   Over 2.5 O 2.5   56% 53%
56% 72%   Over 3.5 O 3.5   28% 22%
33% 44%   Over 4.5 O 4.5   11% 11%
75% 56%   BTTS BTTS   44% 64%
14% 28%   Clean Sheets C S   33% 19%
14% 22%   Failed to Score F T   39% 25%
 
7.1 7.8   Corners for (avg) C F   4.4 4.8
3.8 2.9   Corners against (avg) C A   6.6 6
2.6 2.3   Yellow cards (avg) Y C   2.4 2.6
3 1   Red cards R C   1 5
 
552 286   Total Shots T S   173 381
220 111   Shots on Target S O   71 148
36% 38%   Goal Efficiency G E   25% 27%

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Basel 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Lausanne Sport 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Lugano 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Luzern 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Servette 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Sion 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
7 St. Gallen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Vaduz 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Young Boys 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Zurich 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Last season 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 36 23 7 6 80 41 18 16 2 0 51 15 18 7 5 6 29 26 39 76
2 St. Gallen 36 21 5 10 79 56 18 11 2 5 42 29 18 10 3 5 37 27 23 68
3 Basel 36 18 8 10 74 38 18 11 4 3 42 17 18 7 4 7 32 21 36 62
4 Servette 36 12 13 11 57 48 18 8 7 3 29 15 18 4 6 8 28 33 9 49
5 Lugano 36 11 14 11 46 46 18 6 8 4 18 17 18 5 6 7 28 29 0 47
6 Luzern 36 13 7 16 42 50 18 8 4 6 28 25 18 5 3 10 14 25 -8 46
7 Zurich 36 12 7 17 45 72 18 7 3 8 26 41 18 5 4 9 19 31 -27 43
8 Sion 36 10 9 17 40 55 18 4 6 8 22 28 18 6 3 9 18 27 -15 39
9 Thun 36 10 8 18 45 67 18 7 4 7 26 29 18 3 4 11 19 38 -22 38
10 Neuchatel Xamax 36 5 12 19 33 68 18 2 5 11 15 26 18 3 7 8 18 42 -35 27

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.