As part of one of the matches of the 16th round of the championship of Kazakhstan, the players of Shakhtar from Karaganda and Aktobe will clash face to face. Which of the opponents will be able to score three points in the face-to-face confrontation? Our sports portal gives a forecast for this meeting.
Karaganda "Shakhtar" is failing in the championship of Kazakhstan this season. At least in the first part of the season, the team shows very mediocre results. After 13 rounds, the team has 5 wins and 2 draws, which allowed the hosts to get hold of 17 points. In the last three meetings, the Miners cannot win in any way. After defeats from "Kairat" (0:2) and "Kyzylzhar" (1:2), the home team was able to paint the world with a score of 1:1 in the game with "Aksu".
Aktobe football players are actively fighting for the championship title. After 13 rounds of the national championship, the guest team is on the 4th line in the standings, having 23 points to its credit, obtained due to 7 wins and 2 draws. In the last three games, the visiting team exclusively wins. During this time, Aktobe managed to defeat Tobol (2:1), Atyrau (2:0) and Astana (4:1), which is now the second. Obviously, the visiting team is in a great mood and will be determined to extend their positive streak to four matches.
Statistics and figures:
- Shakhtar is the favorite of the meeting;
- The Miners have a 3-match series without wins;
- Aktobe has a 3-match winning streak;
- The last face–to-face meeting of the opponents ended in a draw - 1:1.
It is worth noting that in face-to-face meetings, rivals often hit each other's gates. It is unlikely that in this match it is worth betting on the outcome, given the fact how unstable opponents play in face-to-face games. Our forecast, taking into account the statistics of personal meetings of rivals, will be for goals in both directions.