CSKA Sofia VS Lok. Plovdiv ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )™
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR CSKA Sofia vs Lok. Plovdiv
CSKA Sofia and Lokomotiv Plovdiv meet at Gradski stadion, in a match for the 20th round of the A PFG. Lokomotiv Plovdiv won at home by (2‑1) the last time they met in this edition of the league, on 27‑09‑2020. The history of head-to-head matches played at this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 5 matches won 2, drew 2 and lost 1. But the last time these two teams played a match at this stadium, on 14‑ 06‑2020, for the A PFG, the two teams tied by (1‑1). Tiago Rodrigues (83 ‘) scored the goals of the match, for CSKA Sofia, and Lucas Salinas (4’), for Lokomotiv Plovdiv. Attention to the home factor, since CSKA Sofia tends to achieve different results at home and abroad.
CSKA Sofia Team News
In this competition, they have won the last 5 home matches and have not lost any of the last 9 they played at home. In their home matches, some results have been more frequent: at half-time 0‑0 (4 out of 9 matches) and 1‑0 (4 out of 9 matches) and at the end of the match 1‑0 (4 out of 9 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 9 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 4 of the last 9 matches for this competition have ended with under 1,5 goals. In 19 games in this tournament, he suffered the first goal 8 times and never got the comeback.
The home team will have one of the most difficult matches of the season, as they will face a team that fiercely fights for the title, in addition to CSKA itself. It will be the opportunity to open an advantage over the rival and leave it behind in the fight for the title, but the roads will be difficult. Lok Plodiv has a mature team, well organized on the pitch and with a well-defined strategy, so it is necessary for the team to be patient and not take risks when trying to open the scoring.
Lok. Plovdiv Team News
The visiting team is currently in the 3rd position, with 38 points won, after 11 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they won at home against Ludogorets by (3‑2). In the last match, they tied at home against Etar by (1‑1). This is a team little affected by the home factor, that is, it presents similar results at home and away, since in the last 30 games it has registered 11 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses as a visitor, with 27 goals scored and 13 suffered; against 10 victories, 4 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium, with 32 goals scored and 13 suffered. In their last match, for the Cup, they beat Belasitsa at home by (2‑1). In their last away match for this competition they drew (0‑0) against Cherno More. In their last 9 away matches for the championship, Lokomotiv Plovdiv has recorded 5 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses, for which they won 16 points out of 27 possible. His attack has scored regularly, as he has scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition.
The visiting team is coming off a long undefeated streak, but they will have one of the most difficult games in this league ahead. If they beat CSKA, the team will move up to second place and can reduce the disadvantage for the current leader. So, the game gains final status and all the focus and attention will be required, in addition to the technical and tactical part. Lok Plovdik have one of the best defenses as a visiting team and their attack is going through a good time, so they come to this match alive.
CSKA Sofia vs Lok. Plovdiv Predictions
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