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CSKA Moskva vs Spartak Moskva match preview: Even contest expected at VEB Arena

CSKA Moskva have performed better than Spartak Moskva so far this season, but every game starts at 0-0. Here's all you need to know about the upcoming game:

Best bookmaker betting odds:

It’s busy days for these teams as both were in action only a few days ago. There’s no rest for the wicked, or in this case; no rest for Moskva and Spartak Moskva.

This is a match between teams from the same area, a local derby. The community is buzzing.

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CSKA Moskva form and stats

5-3-4 (win-draw-lost) are the Premier League numbers at home for CSKA Moskva so far this season.

Times are rough for the home team, having gone 283 minutes without scoring a league goal. M. Osipenko (own goal) was the last player to find the net.

Moskva drew their last game, 0-0 away at Dinamo Moskva (placed 8th). Ahead of that match, Moskva lost 0-4 at home to Zenit.

There's a new game coming up fairly quickly for Moskva as they are travelling to their away game against Akhmat Grozny in the Premier League. That match is four days after this one.

Moskva has scored 12 league goals at home this season, in 12 matches. On the other hand, Moskva have conceded 13 goals.

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Spartak Moskva form and stats

Playing away, Spartak Moskva have won 6 games, drawn 2 and suffered 4 defeats in the Premier League this season. It’s been three wins in a row for Spartak on their travels, an amazing performance which inspire hopes of making this one the fourth consecutive victory.

Spartak's last game was the home draw against Ufa (0-0). Preceding that game was the away victory against Arsenal Tula with the score of 3-2.

A quick return to home after this game, as Spartak are hosting Tambov in the Premier League only four days away.

Spartak are not goal shy away from home in the league, finding the net 19 times in 12 away games so far. 13 goals have been conceded by Spartak Moskva in these games.

Head 2 Head

The dueling parties have met before this season: Spartak Moskva - Moskva 2-1. Last ten meetings between the teams: Moskva won three, Spartak Moskva won six and one draw. seven games with over 2,5 goals, three matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

MoskvaN. Vlašić
N. Vlašić
7 goals
CSKA MoskvaF. Chalov
F. Chalov
5 goals
Spartak MoskvaE. Ponce Martínez
E. Ponce Martínez
5 goals

CSKA Moskva missing players

Spartak Moskva missing players

Competition: Russia Premier League
Competition: Tue 30.June
Match begins: 17:30 (UTC)
Venue: VEB Arena (30457 seats)
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Zenit 24 17 5 2 50 11 13 8 5 0 31 7 11 9 0 2 19 4 39 56
2 Lokomotiv Moskva 24 14 5 5 35 25 11 6 2 3 15 11 13 8 3 2 20 14 10 47
3 Krasnodar 22 11 8 3 36 22 11 6 5 0 19 8 11 5 3 3 17 14 14 41
4 Rostov 24 12 5 7 42 45 12 8 2 2 21 13 12 4 3 5 21 32 -3 41
5 CSKA Moskva 24 10 7 7 29 26 12 5 3 4 12 13 12 5 4 3 17 13 3 37
6 Spartak Moskva 24 9 5 10 27 25 12 3 3 6 8 12 12 6 2 4 19 13 2 32
7 Ufa 24 7 10 7 18 20 11 5 3 3 14 11 13 2 7 4 4 9 -2 31
8 Dinamo Moskva 23 8 7 8 20 25 12 3 4 5 10 13 11 5 3 3 10 12 -5 31
9 Sochi 24 7 7 10 37 30 13 5 2 6 26 15 11 2 5 4 11 15 7 28
10 Arsenal Tula 24 8 4 12 28 32 12 3 3 6 16 16 12 5 1 6 12 16 -4 28
11 Ural 24 7 7 10 29 44 12 4 2 6 19 23 12 3 5 4 10 21 -15 28
12 Rubin Kazan' 24 6 8 10 14 25 11 3 2 6 5 11 13 3 6 4 9 14 -11 26
13 Tambov 24 7 4 13 28 31 12 5 1 6 16 13 12 2 3 7 12 18 -3 25
14 Akhmat Grozny 24 5 9 10 21 32 13 2 7 4 12 16 11 3 2 6 9 16 -11 24
15 Orenburg 23 6 5 12 26 37 11 3 3 5 13 15 12 3 2 7 13 22 -11 23
16 Krylya Sovetov 24 6 4 14 25 35 12 2 3 7 13 18 12 4 1 7 12 17 -10 22

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Zenit 24 17 5 2 50 11 13 8 5 0 31 7 11 9 0 2 19 4 39 56
2 Lokomotiv Moskva 24 14 5 5 35 25 11 6 2 3 15 11 13 8 3 2 20 14 10 47
3 Krasnodar 22 11 8 3 36 22 11 6 5 0 19 8 11 5 3 3 17 14 14 41
4 Rostov 24 12 5 7 42 45 12 8 2 2 21 13 12 4 3 5 21 32 -3 41
5 CSKA Moskva 24 10 7 7 29 26 12 5 3 4 12 13 12 5 4 3 17 13 3 37
6 Spartak Moskva 24 9 5 10 27 25 12 3 3 6 8 12 12 6 2 4 19 13 2 32
7 Ufa 24 7 10 7 18 20 11 5 3 3 14 11 13 2 7 4 4 9 -2 31
8 Dinamo Moskva 23 8 7 8 20 25 12 3 4 5 10 13 11 5 3 3 10 12 -5 31
9 Sochi 24 7 7 10 37 30 13 5 2 6 26 15 11 2 5 4 11 15 7 28
10 Arsenal Tula 24 8 4 12 28 32 12 3 3 6 16 16 12 5 1 6 12 16 -4 28
11 Ural 24 7 7 10 29 44 12 4 2 6 19 23 12 3 5 4 10 21 -15 28
12 Rubin Kazan' 24 6 8 10 14 25 11 3 2 6 5 11 13 3 6 4 9 14 -11 26
13 Tambov 24 7 4 13 28 31 12 5 1 6 16 13 12 2 3 7 12 18 -3 25
14 Akhmat Grozny 24 5 9 10 21 32 13 2 7 4 12 16 11 3 2 6 9 16 -11 24
15 Orenburg 23 6 5 12 26 37 11 3 3 5 13 15 12 3 2 7 13 22 -11 23
16 Krylya Sovetov 24 6 4 14 25 35 12 2 3 7 13 18 12 4 1 7 12 17 -10 22

CSKA Moskva Spartak Moskva
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
24 12 4 Played P 4 12 24
10 5 0 Won W 1 6 9
7 3 2 Drew D 1 2 5
7 4 2 Lost L 2 4 10
29 12 0 Scored S 6 19 27
26 13 2 Conceded C 5 13 25
88% 83% 50% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 92% 83%
67% 50% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 75% 75% 58%
42% 42% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 75% 58% 46%
21% 25% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 25% 33% 21%
12% 8% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 8% 8%
46% 33% 0% BTTS BTTS 50% 50% 42%
38% 42% 50% Clean Sheets C S 25% 25% 33%
29% 42% 100% Failed to Score F T 25% 33% 42%
 
5.8 6.3 6.8 Corners for (avg) C F 4 5.2 5.5
3.2 2.6 3 Corners against (avg) C A 6 5.1 4.7
2.3 1.7 1 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 3.8 3.4 3
5 1 0 Red cards R C 1 1 3
 
402 212 67 Total Shots T S 53 190 406
130 68 21 Shots on Target S O 16 63 126
22% 18% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 38% 30% 21%
Key stats in Premier League this season:
  • CSKA Moskva have won at least twice as many corners as they have conceded at home.
  • Spartak Moskva have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.

Bookie CSKA Moskva Draw Spartak Moskva

Read more about Premier League

The Premier League, or the Russian Football Championship, is the top level football league in Russia. It has 16 teams who play each other home and away for a total of 30 matches each. After this the top team in the league table is the champion, the bottom two relegated directly while two teams play a relegation playoff.