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Orenburg fights Ural in Premier League battle

Orenburg are welcoming Ural for another important game after their 0-1 result against 2nd-placed Lokomotiv Moskva.

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It’s a hectic schedule for the away team, as they were in action only three days ago in the Premier League.

These teams have little in common geographically as Ural have to travel 900 kilometers to reach their opponents. The trip home will be especially long if the match ends in defeat.

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Orenburg form and stats

Orenburg have played 11 Premier League games at their own stadium so far this season, resulting in 3-3-5 (wins-draws-losses). Orenburg has three losses from their three previous games and the tension is increasing in the dressing room for both the manager K. Paramonov and the players.

The fans are hoping that Orenburg will strike back in this match, putting things right after the 0-1 away loss in the Premier League game against Lokomotiv Moskva (placed 2nd). Before that game, the home loss against Spartak Moskva with the scoreline 1-3.

Orenburg are traveling soon after this match as the Premier League match at Rubin Kazan' awaits in four days.

The Orenburg fans would probably like to see some more goals scored at their own stadium in the league, the tally being 13 in 11 matches. On the other hand, Orenburg have conceded 15 goals.

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Ural form and stats

3 wins, 5 draws and 4 losses. That’s the product of Ural playing as the away team in the Premier League this season. Ural seem to be suffering from homesickness with two consecutive losses away. Third time lucky?

Impressive finishing from Eric Bicfalvi (2) secured the home win 2-1 against Tambov in their previous game. Prior to that result Ural won their away game at Shinnik in the Russian Cup. The scoreline was 2-0.

Ural has another fixture away, a Premier League game, against Ufa in just four days. A tough schedule for the visitors!

The visitors have scored 10 goals from 12 away games in the league, an average of less than one per game. As for defending, Ural rarely keep clean sheets as they have conceded 21 goals from these away matches.

Head 2 Head

This is not the first time this season these parties meet, as the history books show this recent fixture: Ural - Orenburg 1-2. Orenburg-Ural H2H statistics last six meetings regardless of arena: Orenburg one win, Ural four wins, one draw. three of these six matches had three or more goals (over 2,5).

Top Goalscorers

UralE. Bicfalvi
E. Bicfalvi
7 goals
OrenburgJ. Fameyeh
J. Fameyeh
5 goals
UralO. El Kabir
O. El Kabir
4 goals

Orenburg missing players

Ural missing players

Competition: Russia Premier League
Competition: Wed 01.July
Match begins: 12:00 (UTC)
Venue: Stadion Gazovik (4950 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

Orenburg Ural
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
23 11 4 Played P 4 12 24
6 3 1 Won W 2 3 7
5 3 1 Drew D 2 5 7
12 5 2 Lost L 0 4 10
26 13 5 Scored S 5 10 29
37 15 6 Conceded C 3 21 44
96% 91% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 50% 75% 83%
87% 82% 75% Over 1.5 O 1.5 50% 75% 83%
61% 45% 75% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 42% 67%
17% 27% 25% Over 3.5 O 3.5 25% 25% 38%
9% 9% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 25% 17% 17%
70% 55% 75% BTTS BTTS 50% 50% 62%
13% 27% 0% Clean Sheets C S 50% 25% 21%
22% 27% 25% Failed to Score F T 50% 50% 33%
 
4.7 5.6 6.2 Corners for (avg) C F 4 4.2 4.5
5 4.1 3.5 Corners against (avg) C A 4.5 6.4 5.7
2.7 2 2.2 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.5 2.2 2.2
5 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 2
 
353 211 91 Total Shots T S 58 144 319
104 59 31 Shots on Target S O 17 45 108
25% 22% 16% Goal Efficiency G E 29% 22% 27%
Key stats in Premier League this season:
  • Orenburg has the fewest clean sheets (3)
  • Orenburg have won significantly more corners at home than away.
  • Ural has the most conceded goals in the first half (22)
  • Ural has the the worst goal difference (-15)
  • Ural have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored away.

Bookie Orenburg Draw Ural

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.