The match review to the football Lokomotiv Moscow vs Zenit St Petersburg prediction in Premier Liga about the competing teams’ current performances and their current matches, the detailed stats of the qualities, upcoming match H2H matches, goal stats, table standings ranking, and possible match results. The Lokomotiv Moscow vs Zenit St Petersburg prediction should all be considered to put down an effective wager on this match.
- Match date: 1:00 pm on Sunday 30th August 2020
- Event: Premier Liga
- Stage: Matchday 6th
- Location: Lokomotiv Stadium
HEAD TO HEAD
STANDING / PREMIER LIGA
LOKOMOTIV MOSCOW VS ZENIT ST PETERSBURG PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON
- After winning the first 2 matches, the performance of Lokomotiv Moscow shows a clear sign of decline when the joy of victory is not known in the last 3 rounds. The last 2-3 defeat at home to the much-underestimated team, Akhmat Grozny, was the second consecutive defeat by coach Marko Nikolic and his students.
- As the defending runner-up of the tournament, Lokomotiv Moscow now only got 7th place on the rankings with only 7 points after 5 matches. Difficulties still do not let them go when the home team of RZD Arena will host defending champions Zenit St. Petersburg, they are now facing the risk of prolonging their defeat.
ZENIT ST PETERSBURG
- Zenit St. Petersburg also had to receive the first defeat of the season this year during the trip to the VTB Arena of Dinamo Moscow in the last match. This loss did not affect the rankings too much as they were still on the top spot with 12 points, but the distance chased by the two teams reduced to 1 point.
LOKOMOTIV MOSCOW VS ZENIT ST PETERSBURG PREDICTION TIPS:
- Lokomotiv Moscow’s ability to win the Asian handicap has also decreased, in particular, they have all lost in the last 3 openings. On the other side, the recent defeat is also the first time Zenit St. Petersburg had to lose the match this season, 4 previous matches they both brought victories. Therefore, the guests are still holding a higher chance of winning.
- Lokomotiv Moscow vs Zenit St Petersburg prediction: Zenit St. Petersburg -1/2
- Although just being helpless in scoring in the last match, but overall, the attack of Zenit St. Petersburg still opened fire regularly with 10 goals in 5 matches. Meanwhile, the strikers of Lokomotiv Moscow are also highly appreciated by not being stunned in any match since the beginning of the season. So Over will be a reasonable choice in the upcoming confrontation.
- Select: Over 2.1/2
- Lokomotiv Moscow vs Zenit St Petersburg: 1- 2
- This is definitely the focus match of this 6th match, although Lokomotiv Moscow is the holder of a slightly better head-to-head record recently when winning 2, drawing 3 and losing 1 in 5 matches. However, the very poor form at the moment will make it difficult for them to retain even 1 point at home in this encounter.
- Select: Zenit St.Petersburg FT
- Lokomotiv Moscow: Guilherme Alvin Marinato, Vedran Corluka, Murilo Cerqueira Paim, Dmitry Zhivoglyadov, Maciej Rybus, Grzegorz Krychowiak, Rifat Zhemaletdinov, Dmitriy Barinov, Dmitri Rybchinskiy, Aleksey Miranchuk, Fyodor Mikhailovich Smolov.
- Zenit St.Petersburg: Mikhail Kerzhakov, Douglas dos Santos Justino de Melo, Dejan Lovren, Yuri Zhirkov, Vyacheslav Karavaev, Magomed Ozdoev, Wilmar Enrique Barrios Teheran, Sebastian Driussi, Artem Dzyuba, Malcom Filipe Silva Oliveira, Sardar Azmoun.