Metalurh Zaporizhya vs Mykolaiv II Second League: Group B preview

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Competition: Ukraine Second League: Group B
Competition: Thu 08.April
Match begins: 22:00 (UTC)

Only a win will satisfy the Metalurh Zaporizhya supporters in this clash with Mykolaiv II, having a healthy lead on the opposition in the Second League: Group B table.

Insights:
  • Metalurh Zaporizhya have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Mykolaiv II have the fewest clean sheets (1) in Second League: Group B

This should be an interesting game with lots of spark and energy as both teams are well rested since they last saw competitive action. Game on!

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Metalurh Zaporizhya form and stats

When playing at home in the Second League: Group B, Metalurh Zaporizhya have managed 3 wins, 2 draws and suffered 1 defeat from 6 games. The team is doing great wherever they are playing as Zaporizhya has won four games in a row. The Metal Kharkiv match was the last time out without a victory. The opportunity of a proper winning streak is there for the hosts, with two straight wins here.

Metalurh Zaporizhya are an "over 2,5 goals" team alone here in their league games, having scored an impressive 17 goals in 6 matches. On the other hand, Zaporizhya have conceded 8 goals.

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Mykolaiv II form and stats

There's been little loot from Mykolaiv II's travels as they have only collected 5 points from 8 away games in the Second League: Group B. Mykolaiv II, who have the fewest clean sheets (1) in Second League: Group B, only have 1 win to counter their 5 defeats and 2 draws.

The attacking power of Mykolaiv II when travelling is not overwhelming with 5 goals scored from 8 league matches away. For Mykolaiv, more than two goals on average per game end up in their own net.

Head 2 Head

These teams' last encounter with each other was the Mykolaiv II - Metalurh Zaporizhya 0-1 earlier this season. As for the last seven games between these two teams, there's four Zaporizhya victories, zero draws and three Mykolaiv II wins. Over/under statistics; five of these games ended with three goals or more, two matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

Mykolaiv IIS. Binevskiy
S. Binevskiy
2 goals

Metalurh Zaporizhya missing players

Mykolaiv II missing players

Metalurh Zaporizhya Mykolaiv II
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
13 6 2 Played P 1 8 14
9 3 2 Won W 0 1 1
2 2 0 Drew D 1 2 3
2 1 0 Lost L 0 5 10
30 17 10 Scored S 1 5 8
11 8 2 Conceded C 1 16 27
92% 83% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
77% 83% 100% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 88% 86%
62% 83% 100% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 50% 50%
46% 83% 100% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 25% 14%
15% 33% 50% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
38% 67% 100% BTTS BTTS 100% 50% 50%
54% 33% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 12% 7%
15% 17% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 38% 43%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2.5 2.2 1 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2 2 2.4
2 1 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
7.9 7 18 Shots (avg) S ( 6 6 5.4
3.2 3.8 9 Shots on Target (avg) S O 1 2.7 2.3
58% 67% 78% Goal Efficiency G E 100% 25% 25%
Key stats in Second League: Group B this season:
  • Metalurh Zaporizhya have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Metalurh Zaporizhya have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Metalurh Zaporizhya have scored more than double the goals of Mykolaiv II.
  • Mykolaiv II have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Mykolaiv II have the fewest clean sheets (1) in Second League: Group B
  • Mykolaiv II haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Metal Kharkiv 13 11 2 0 33 2 6 5 1 0 17 1 7 6 1 0 16 1 31 35
2 Hirnyk 14 8 5 1 31 11 7 5 2 0 20 3 7 3 3 1 11 8 20 29
3 Metalurh Zaporizhya 13 9 2 2 30 11 6 3 2 1 17 8 7 6 0 1 13 3 19 29
4 Tavriya 13 8 3 2 23 11 6 4 2 0 9 4 7 4 1 2 14 7 12 27
5 Cherkashchyna-Akademiya 10 5 4 1 14 7 6 4 2 0 8 2 4 1 2 1 6 5 7 19
6 Enerhiya Nova Kakhovka 14 5 3 6 20 21 7 3 2 2 14 8 7 2 1 4 6 13 -1 18
7 Peremoga 12 3 6 3 11 11 6 3 2 1 8 5 6 0 4 2 3 6 0 15
8 Balkany Zorya 13 3 3 7 12 18 6 3 1 2 10 7 7 0 2 5 2 11 -6 12
9 Yarud Mariupol' 12 3 3 6 13 23 7 2 2 3 8 12 5 1 1 3 5 11 -10 12
10 MSK Dnipro Cherkasy 12 2 5 5 8 18 6 1 2 3 4 9 6 1 3 2 4 9 -10 11
11 Nikopol 14 2 3 9 10 29 8 1 2 5 5 11 6 1 1 4 5 18 -19 9
12 Real Pharm 14 3 0 11 8 32 7 2 0 5 6 11 7 1 0 6 2 21 -24 9
13 Mykolaiv II 14 1 3 10 8 27 6 0 1 5 3 11 8 1 2 5 5 16 -19 6

Read more about Second League: Group B

The Ukrainian Second League (Druha Liha) is the third highest level in the Ukrainian football league pyramid. It is divided into two groups with ten teams each. Each team plays 27 fixtures to decide a final league table, with the winner of each group earning promotion. The final format of this league is yet to be decided.