Persha Liga match preview: Volyn versus Krystal

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Competition: Ukraine Persha Liga
Competition: Fri 09.April
Match begins: 22:00 (UTC)

There should be a significant difference in quality between these teams based on table positions so far, with Volyn leading Krystal by 26 points.

Insights:
  • Volyn have the fewest points from losing position (0) in Persha Liga
  • Krystal have the most conceded goals (41) in Persha Liga

The visiting Krystal played their last game only four days ago, a Persha Liga match.

Everyone involved with the away team has to get their travel gear ready for this match as there's a whopping 800 kilometers to cover before arriving at the match.

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Volyn form and stats

The story so far in the Persha Liga for Volyn at their home stadium is 4 wins, 3 draws and 2 defeats.

Volyn haven't scored a league goal since they found the net 225 minutes ago. A. Ryabov scored that one. The Volyn goalkeeper Vladyslav Levanidov is looking to record 90 more "clean sheet" minutes as his team have now played 427 minutes without conceding a goal in the Persha Liga.

Volyn shared the glory with Ahrobiznes Volochysk in their last match, an away game that ended all square 0-0. Before that, Volyn drew at home versus Mykolaiv.

The Volyn fans would probably like to see some more goals scored at their own stadium in the league, the tally being 13 in 9 matches. Volyn are not conceding a lot of goals here in the league, averaging less than one per game. The total is 8 from 9 matches.

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Krystal form and stats

The hunting on away grounds haven’t been very fruitful for Krystal, who have the most conceded goals (41) in Persha Liga, so far with only 5 points returning home. The records show 1-2-7 (win-draw-lose). Krystal are desperate to end a twelve-game winless run, as they haven't won a game since the Obolon'-Brovar fixture.

The attacking players of Krystal have been feeble for some time now, the team not scoring a league goal in the last 236 minutes.

The attacking power of Krystal when travelling is not overwhelming with 6 goals scored from 10 league matches away. Defensive performances away have varied in quality as Krystal have conceded 19 goals on the road. For more goal statistics, check out the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

The two sides played each other earlier this season: Krystal - Volyn 0-1.

Top Goalscorers

VolynB. Orynchak
B. Orynchak
5 goals
VolynI. Sikorskiy
I. Sikorskiy
4 goals

Volyn missing players

Krystal missing players

Volyn Krystal
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
18 9 4 Played P 2 10 20
9 4 1 Won W 0 1 1
5 3 1 Drew D 0 2 3
4 2 2 Lost L 2 7 16
24 13 5 Scored S 2 6 13
13 8 6 Conceded C 5 19 41
83% 78% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 95%
61% 56% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 60% 65%
39% 56% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 30% 50%
17% 33% 50% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 20% 30%
6% 11% 25% Over 4.5 O 4.5 50% 20% 20%
33% 44% 50% BTTS BTTS 50% 40% 50%
50% 44% 25% Clean Sheets C S 0% 10% 10%
33% 33% 25% Failed to Score F T 50% 50% 45%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.8 2 1.8 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 2.3 2.1
1 0 0 Red cards R C 0 1 1
 
5.4 6.2 4.5 Shots (avg) S ( 0 2.6 3.5
2.6 3.3 2.2 Shots on Target (avg) S O 0 1.3 1.5
51% 43% 56% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 50% 46%
Key stats in Persha Liga this season:
  • Krystal have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Krystal have the most conceded goals (41) in Persha Liga
  • Krystal have the the worst goal difference (-28) in Persha Liga
  • Krystal haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Volyn have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Volyn have scored at least twice as many goals at home as Krystal have scored away.
  • Volyn have the fewest points from losing position (0) in Persha Liga

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Veres 18 13 3 2 31 9 10 9 1 0 22 2 8 4 2 2 9 7 22 42
2 Chornomorets 20 12 5 3 31 16 11 7 2 2 17 7 9 5 3 1 14 9 15 41
3 Metalist 1925 Kharkiv 20 11 5 4 18 14 10 6 2 2 9 5 10 5 3 2 9 9 4 38
4 Ahrobiznes Volochysk 19 11 3 5 35 17 8 6 1 1 20 6 11 5 2 4 15 11 18 36
5 Volyn 18 9 5 4 24 13 9 4 3 2 13 8 9 5 2 2 11 5 11 32
6 Mykolaiv 19 8 6 5 28 13 7 3 2 2 15 5 12 5 4 3 13 8 15 30
7 Obolon'-Brovar 19 9 3 7 30 17 10 6 2 2 21 6 9 3 1 5 9 11 13 30
8 Alians Lypova Dolyna 19 8 4 7 23 18 9 5 2 2 12 7 10 3 2 5 11 11 5 28
9 Hirnyk-Sport 19 8 4 7 28 26 10 3 2 5 13 13 9 5 2 2 15 13 2 28
10 VPK-Ahro Shevchenkivka 19 7 2 10 19 34 10 3 1 6 8 18 9 4 1 4 11 16 -15 23
11 Polessya 18 5 7 6 17 18 10 2 5 3 10 11 8 3 2 3 7 7 -1 22
12 Kremin' 19 5 4 10 17 29 10 3 3 4 8 9 9 2 1 6 9 20 -12 19
13 Nyva Ternopil' 19 4 6 9 19 34 8 2 4 2 9 9 11 2 2 7 10 25 -15 18
14 Prykarpattia 18 3 5 10 12 27 10 2 3 5 8 11 8 1 2 5 4 16 -15 14
15 Avanhard 18 3 3 12 14 33 9 2 0 7 9 19 9 1 3 5 5 14 -19 12
16 Krystal 20 1 3 16 13 41 10 0 1 9 7 22 10 1 2 7 6 19 -28 6

Read more about Persha Liga

The Persha Liga, also called the Ukrainian First League, is the second highest level of football in Ukraine. It currently has 16 teams playing each other home and away for a final league table after 30 fixtures. The winner promotes to the Ukraine Premier League, another possibly following through a playoff.