Match Preview – Opava vs Sparta
The 30th round will end the second part of the league. We played the last league match in Opava in 2005. The last game dates to November, when we met in MOL Cup. The Saturday match will be first for temporary head coach Michal Horňák.
- Match: SFC Opava – AC Sparta Praha
- Date: 27th April, 2019
- Kick-off: 5:00 PM CET
- Competition: FORTUNA:LIGA
- Venue: Městský stadion Opava
- Referees: Houdek - Hrabovský, Kříž
SFC Opava – the 18/19 season so far
Opava is the 15th team of the league with 9 wins, 7 draws and 14 loses. The club have a chance to get out of the last six in the table.
The best shooter is Tomáš Smola with 9 goals. Goalkeeper Vojtěch Šrom has 4 clean sheets. The head coach Roman Skuhravý left the team after the seventh round and moved to Dukla. Ivan Kopecký has been chosen as a new coach.
Sparta won the last league match in the first round. We also passed through Opava in MOL Cup.
Head-to-Head in Czech league since 1993:
- Matches: 17 (13 Sparta wins, 2 draws, 2 Opava wins)
- The most common result: 2-0 (3x)
- The most goals scored in a single match: 7 (Sparta won 4-3 in 2003/2004)
- The best Sparta scorer: Horst Siegl (5x)
- Goals scored in total: 58 (3.4/game)
- Yellow cards in total: 61 (3.6/game)
- Red cards in total: 1 (0/game)
- The last 5 matches from Sparta point of view: (2-0, 1-0, 5-1, 4-3, 4-0)
The last league meeting:
FORTUNA:LIGA 1st round, 21/7/2018: AC Sparta Praha - SFC Opava 2-0 (0-0)
Goals: 73. Kanga, 84. Svozil (own). YC: Costa, Kanga – Kayamba, Schaffartzik. Referees: Královec – Nádvorník, Hájek. Attendance: 12 186.
Sparta: Nita – Chipciu, Štetina, Costa, Frýdek – Kulhánek – Ben Chaim (78. Vukadinović), Stanciu, Kanga, Plavšić (72. Šural) – Pulkrab (57. Tetteh).
Opava: Šrom – Simerský, Svozil, Hrabina – Zavadil (82. Jurečka), Schaffartzik – Kayamba, Kuzmanović, Zapalač – Puškáč (73. Jursa), Juřena (78. Smola).