Belarus Premier League 2020 Round 5
Energetik-BGU Minsk – Gorodeya
Date: Thu, 16-Apr-20
Location: Minsk Venue: Stadyen RTsOP-BGU
Few goals in recent matches between the two teams
In the six encounters between the two teams in the last six years, there were only eight goals in total, Energetik-BGU Minsk scored three goals, and Gorodeya scored five goals. There was only one goal in the last two games last season, scored by Gorodeya striker Artem Arkhipov. The Russian striker scored eight goals in 13 league matches last season. The efficiency is quite good. But the first two games of this season he has failed to score. Over the previous two games, due to the suspension of Belarusian flights, he was stuck in Russia and could not meet the team, so he could not play. However, it is worth noting that his brother Sergey Arkhipov scored a winning penalty in the last round, helping the team to win Dynamo Minsk.
Energetik-BGU Minsk is good at first to score
In the last seven games, Energetik-BGU Minsk scored at first in 6 games. This record was terminated in the previous 0-2 loss to the Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino. This match also ended the Energetik-BGU Minsk league’s record of nine consecutive goals.
Energetik-BGU Minsk has won three previous home games.
In the three home games so far this season, Energetik-BGU Minsk has achieved a complete victory and can score at least two goals per game. Counting the last seven home games of last season, they have scored in ten consecutive home games.
Energetik-BGU Minsk’s Uzbekistan striker likes to score in the home matches.
The top striker in the current season rankings, Uzbekistan Yakhbayev, his three goals all happened in the home matches. He cannot has an away match goal so far.
Energetik-BGU Minsk is a very young team
The average age of Energetik-BGU Minsk is only 22.5 years, making it the youngest team in the Belarusian Super League. There are six members of the youth nation in the group, and 19 of the first team 22 are under the age of 24. They are a veritable youth army.
Gorodeya scores too few goals in the match
In the last eight games of Gorodeya, there are seven games where the total number of goals is less than 2.5. The four games so far this season have three games 1-0, one game 2-0, the current record is two wins and two losses. They scored two goals and lost three goals in total. In the previous two away games, only one goal appeared.
According to the statistics of the German transfer market, the total value of Gorodeya defenders is 1.4 million euros, accounting for 46% of the team’s worth of 3.03 million euros. It is a typical team that depends on defense.
The only national player in the Gorodeya team is a 25-year-old center back Aleksandr Poznyak. He has his Belarusian national team debut on February 26 this year, as a starter in the friendly match with Bulgaria. He also has 35 appearances on behalf of the Belarusian youth national teams of all ages.
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