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Machida Zelvia supporters put their faith in manager R. Popović to deliver victory against Blaublitz Akita

6th position in the J2-League table for Machida Zelvia so far, a good performance. The home supporters hope for more joy as 13th-placed Blaublitz Akita visits Machida Gion Stadium.

Insights:
  • Machida Zelvia have the most scored goals in the first half (16) in J2-League
  • Blaublitz Akita have the fewest scored goals in the second half (4) in J2-League
Best bookmaker betting odds:

These are busy days for the home team, as they were in action only four days ago in the Emperor Cup. That game was an away game at Tochigi, so at least Machida are thankful to return home in this one. Game on!

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Machida Zelvia form and stats

The home fans haven’t been spoiled with victories in the J2-League this season. Machida Zelvia have only managed 2 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses from their games here at Machida Gion Stadium.

The fans are hoping that Machida will strike back in this match, putting things right after the 0-2 away loss in the Emperor Cup game against Tochigi (placed 15th).

In the preceding match a 5-1 victory visiting Matsumoto Yamaga.

The home team are moderate favourites in this game. How does Machida handle that role? We have found eight games in our database similar to this one, based on the home odds. The stats for these games are two wins, four draws and two defeats.

The Machida Zelvia fans would probably like to see some more goals scored at their own stadium in the league, the tally being 8 in 8 matches. Machida's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 9 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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Blaublitz Akita form and stats

The story so far for the visiting team on their J2-League travels is 3 wins, 1 draw and 5 defeats. Blaublitz has lost their two previous away games and are eager to kill a negative trend in its infancy.

Blaublitz Akita's last game was the home draw against Ryūkyū (1-1). The draw against Ryūkyū came from a losing position. The Blaublitz manager K. Yoshida brought on Y. Mikami as a substitute and the player scored to make the scores level.

It was a defeat before that one as the away game against Tokyo Verdy wasn't a success with a 1-3 loss.

We have checked recent matches where Blaublitz Akita have had similar odds to win. Win-draw-lose statistics from those eight games were two victories, one draw and five defeats.

Blaublitz are scoring more than one goal per away game on average, having accumulated 10 away goals from 9 games (in the league). Blaublitz have conceded 13 goals in these away matches.

Head 2 Head

Top Goalscorers

Machida ZelviaY. Nakashima
Y. Nakashima
5 goals
Machida ZelviaA. Hasegawa
A. Hasegawa
5 goals
MachidaT. Hirato
T. Hirato
4 goals

Machida Zelvia missing players

Blaublitz Akita missing players

Competition: Japan J2-League
Competition: Sun 13.June
Match begins: 06:00 (UTC)
Venue: Machida Gion Stadium
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Albirex Niigata 17 11 4 2 36 15 8 6 1 1 16 3 9 5 3 1 20 12 21 37
2 Kyoto Sanga 17 11 4 2 26 10 8 5 2 1 16 8 9 6 2 1 10 2 16 37
3 Júbilo Iwata 17 11 2 4 29 19 8 6 0 2 17 12 9 5 2 2 12 7 10 35
4 Ryūkyū 17 10 4 3 27 15 9 6 2 1 13 6 8 4 2 2 14 9 12 34
5 Ventforet Kofu 17 8 6 3 23 14 8 5 2 1 12 5 9 3 4 2 11 9 9 30
6 Machida Zelvia 17 8 4 5 25 17 8 2 2 4 8 9 9 6 2 1 17 8 8 28
7 V-Varen Nagasaki 17 8 3 6 21 22 8 3 3 2 12 11 9 5 0 4 9 11 -1 27
8 Montedio Yamagata 17 6 6 5 17 15 8 3 1 4 8 10 9 3 5 1 9 5 2 24
9 JEF United 17 6 6 5 18 17 8 1 4 3 8 10 9 5 2 2 10 7 1 24
10 Tokyo Verdy 17 7 3 7 23 29 11 6 1 4 19 15 6 1 2 3 4 14 -6 24
11 Mito Hollyhock 17 7 1 9 25 20 8 3 1 4 9 7 9 4 0 5 16 13 5 22
12 Zweigen Kanazawa 17 6 4 7 17 18 9 3 3 3 10 10 8 3 1 4 7 8 -1 22
13 Blaublitz Akita 17 5 6 6 15 17 8 2 5 1 5 4 9 3 1 5 10 13 -2 21
14 Renofa Yamaguchi 17 5 5 7 13 18 9 2 3 4 5 8 8 3 2 3 8 10 -5 20
15 Tochigi 17 4 7 6 18 20 8 2 3 3 8 8 9 2 4 3 10 12 -2 19
16 Fagiano Okayama 17 5 4 8 14 16 8 1 1 6 3 8 9 4 3 2 11 8 -2 19
17 Matsumoto Yamaga 17 4 6 7 16 29 9 3 3 3 12 15 8 1 3 4 4 14 -13 18
18 Giravanz Kitakyushu 17 4 5 8 15 25 9 1 3 5 7 13 8 3 2 3 8 12 -10 17
19 ThespaKusatsu Gunma 17 4 4 9 13 22 9 3 2 4 8 11 8 1 2 5 5 11 -9 16
20 Ehime 17 3 6 8 16 27 9 1 4 4 8 15 8 2 2 4 8 12 -11 15
21 Omiya Ardija 17 2 5 10 15 23 8 1 1 6 7 11 9 1 4 4 8 12 -8 11
22 Sagamihara 17 2 5 10 10 24 9 1 3 5 7 15 8 1 2 5 3 9 -14 11

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Albirex Niigata 17 11 4 2 36 15 8 6 1 1 16 3 9 5 3 1 20 12 21 37
2 Kyoto Sanga 17 11 4 2 26 10 8 5 2 1 16 8 9 6 2 1 10 2 16 37
3 Júbilo Iwata 17 11 2 4 29 19 8 6 0 2 17 12 9 5 2 2 12 7 10 35
4 Ryūkyū 17 10 4 3 27 15 9 6 2 1 13 6 8 4 2 2 14 9 12 34
5 Ventforet Kofu 17 8 6 3 23 14 8 5 2 1 12 5 9 3 4 2 11 9 9 30
6 Machida Zelvia 17 8 4 5 25 17 8 2 2 4 8 9 9 6 2 1 17 8 8 28
7 V-Varen Nagasaki 17 8 3 6 21 22 8 3 3 2 12 11 9 5 0 4 9 11 -1 27
8 Montedio Yamagata 17 6 6 5 17 15 8 3 1 4 8 10 9 3 5 1 9 5 2 24
9 JEF United 17 6 6 5 18 17 8 1 4 3 8 10 9 5 2 2 10 7 1 24
10 Tokyo Verdy 17 7 3 7 23 29 11 6 1 4 19 15 6 1 2 3 4 14 -6 24
11 Mito Hollyhock 17 7 1 9 25 20 8 3 1 4 9 7 9 4 0 5 16 13 5 22
12 Zweigen Kanazawa 17 6 4 7 17 18 9 3 3 3 10 10 8 3 1 4 7 8 -1 22
13 Blaublitz Akita 17 5 6 6 15 17 8 2 5 1 5 4 9 3 1 5 10 13 -2 21
14 Renofa Yamaguchi 17 5 5 7 13 18 9 2 3 4 5 8 8 3 2 3 8 10 -5 20
15 Tochigi 17 4 7 6 18 20 8 2 3 3 8 8 9 2 4 3 10 12 -2 19
16 Fagiano Okayama 17 5 4 8 14 16 8 1 1 6 3 8 9 4 3 2 11 8 -2 19
17 Matsumoto Yamaga 17 4 6 7 16 29 9 3 3 3 12 15 8 1 3 4 4 14 -13 18
18 Giravanz Kitakyushu 17 4 5 8 15 25 9 1 3 5 7 13 8 3 2 3 8 12 -10 17
19 ThespaKusatsu Gunma 17 4 4 9 13 22 9 3 2 4 8 11 8 1 2 5 5 11 -9 16
20 Ehime 17 3 6 8 16 27 9 1 4 4 8 15 8 2 2 4 8 12 -11 15
21 Omiya Ardija 17 2 5 10 15 23 8 1 1 6 7 11 9 1 4 4 8 12 -8 11
22 Sagamihara 17 2 5 10 10 24 9 1 3 5 7 15 8 1 2 5 3 9 -14 11

Machida Zelvia Blaublitz Akita
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
17 8 4 Played P 2 9 17
8 2 0 Won W 1 3 5
4 2 2 Drew D 0 1 6
5 4 2 Lost L 1 5 6
25 8 3 Scored S 2 10 15
17 9 6 Conceded C 2 13 17
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 88%
71% 62% 75% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 78% 59%
47% 38% 25% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 56% 29%
18% 12% 25% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 22% 12%
6% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
47% 38% 50% BTTS BTTS 50% 67% 53%
24% 12% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 22% 35%
29% 50% 50% Failed to Score F T 50% 11% 24%
 
4.5 4 4 Corners for (avg) C F 4.5 4.9 4.9
3.9 3.7 3 Corners against (avg) C A 6 5 5.4
0.9 1.1 0.3 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0.5 0.8 0.8
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 1
 
9.5 8.3 8.3 Shots (avg) S ( 4.5 7.7 7.5
4.1 3.7 3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 2 2.3 2.7
38% 31% 33% Goal Efficiency G E 50% 48% 35%
Key stats in J2-League this season:
  • Blaublitz Akita have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Blaublitz Akita have the fewest scored goals in the second half (4) in J2-League
  • Blaublitz Akita haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Machida Zelvia have the most scored goals in the first half (16) in J2-League
  • Machida Zelvia haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

Bookie Machida Zelvia Draw Blaublitz Akita