The FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk football match will take place on Saturday, May 30, 2020, in the 11th round of the Belarusian Championship, at the “FC Minsk” stadium in Minsk.
FC Minsk did not play in the last 2 stages due to the coronavirus
The Belarusian Football Federation has decided to postpone the matches FC Minsk – Neman Grodno and FC Smolevichi – FC Minsk, after certain players were suspected of coronavirus. President Igor Shloido has announced that only Ukrainian central defender Yevhen Chahovets is in quarantine and that if the second COVID-19 test is negative, he will return to training. After 8 stages, the team coached by Andrey Razin is on the 14th place in the ranking, with 10 points. The balance of the team was 3 victories, 1 draw and 4 defeats, goal difference 12-16. The next match will be at home away with the champion Dinamo Brest. The “red-white-blues” were coming after a scorching 2-5 home with Torpedo Zhodino. They have no less than 4 defeats in the last 6 stages. FC Minsk have scored 12 goals in 8 stages, 5 at home and 7 away. The team’s top scorers are Uladzimir Khvashchynski, who scored 4 goals and Roman Gribovskiy with Oleksandr Vasylyev, who scored 2 goals.
FC Slutsk have won 1 point in the last 3 stages
FC Slutsk scored late in the home match with Rukh Brest, through Yegor Semenov (81) and it looked like they would win, but the newly promoted had the strength to equalize through Vladislav Vasiliev (87 penalty). The hosts dominated the game, having 8-4 on corners and 11-7 on shots on goal, but they were unlucky. If he had won, the “blues” would have been on the podium. After 10 stages, the team coached by Vitaliy Pavlov is on the 5th place in the ranking, with 17 points. The balance of the team was 5 victories, 2 draws and 3 defeats, goal difference 16-15. The next match will be at home with Torpedo Zhodino. The group from Slutsk came after 2 consecutive defeats, 1-2 with FC Energetik-BGU Minsk and 0-3 with FC BATE Borisov. FC Slutsk scored 16 goals in 10 stages, 9 at home and 7 away. The team’s top scorers are Umar Bala Mohammed, who scored 4 goals and Artyom Serdyuk, who scored 3 goals.
FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk: Direct results (H2H)
FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk have met 14 times in the Vysheyshaya Liga, the balance being 8 victories of the hosts, 2 draws and 4 successes of the guests. The goal average was favorable to the hosts, 15 to 11. In the 7 matches played in Minsk, FC Minsk got 4 victories, FC Slutsk 1 success, while 2 games ended in a draw. And this time the goal average was favorable to the hosts, 10 to 5.
Last 5 direct results
- 10.09.2017: FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk 1-1 (Vysheyshaya Liga)
- 11.05.2018: FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk 0-2 (Vysheyshaya Liga)
- 09/22/2018: FC Slutsk vs FC Minsk 0-1 (Vysheyshaya Liga)
- 23.06.2019: FC Slutsk vs FC Minsk 1-0 (Vysheyshaya Liga)
- 01.11.2019: FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk 1-0 (Vysheyshaya Liga)
FC Minsk vs FC Slutsk Picks
FC Minsk did not play in the last two stages, being in quarantine and thus reached the dam. This season he had 3 results under 2.5 goals and 5 over 2.5 goals, 3 results NG and 5 GG. In the matches played on his own field, he had a success and 2 defeats, scored 5 goals and scored 10.FC Slutsk was the leader for 3 stages, but slowly returned to normal, being a team in the middle of the standings, not to fight for the title or the Europa League. In the 10 stages played he had 3 results under 2.5 goals and 7 over 2.5 goals, 2 results NG and 8 GG. In the away matches he had 3 victories and one failure, he scored 7 goals and he also received 7. It would matter a lot for the hosts to win the 3 points, but it is possible that the forced break took them out of rhythm. The guests have only won 1 point in the last 3 stages and would need a success to get out of the crisis and try to get back on the podium. The last 5 results of the Vysheyshaya League between FC Minsk and FC Slutsk, on the “FC Minsk” stadium, were 2-0, 5-2, 1-1, 0-2 and 1-0.
Our Prediction: Double chance (1x) & under 3.5 goals