Smolevichi will travel to Brest to face Rukh on Sunday in another game of the 9th round in the Belarusian league. While Rukh are comfortable sitting in mid-table on 8th place with 12 points, Smolevichi are in trouble of getting relegated as they are currently on the 15th spot with just 3 points and there is a five point gap to the safe positions.
Rukh Brest vs Smolevichi Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Rukh Brest||Draw||0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L||0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L|
|Smolevichi||Draw||1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L|
Last game between the teams: 02.11.2019 Pershaya Liga: Smolevichi – Rukh Brest 0:0
Last game at this venue: 30.06.2019 Pershaya Liga: Rukh Brest – Smolevichi 0:3; Artem Fedyanin 21’, 73’, Dmitri Gomza 62’; Pavel Sedko from the home team was sent off with straight red card in the 43’
Worth mentioning: The history remembers only two meetings between Rukh and Smolevichi, and both were part of last year’s campaign. Rukh will be looking for their first goal in Smolevichi’s net, as they were once trashed by 0:3 and once ended in a goalless draw. To summarize, one of the two games featured over 2,5 goals and the teams are yet to end a match with both having scored.
Rukh Brest vs Smolevichi Stats
|As of 15.05||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Rukh Brest||Win||5 W/ 3 D/ 2 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
|Smolevichi||Loss||0 W/ 3 D/ 7 L||0 W/ 2 D/ 3 L|
Last game Rukh Brest: 09.05.2020 Vysshaya Liga: Neman – Rukh Brest 2:4; Gegam Kadimyan 68’, 90’; Vladislav Vassilijev 4’, Denis Grechinko 14’, Pavel Sedko 55’(penalty), Gheorghe Andronic 89’; Vladislav Vassiljev from the visiting team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 86’
Top performers Rukh Brest: Pavel Sedko 2 goals, Gheorghe Andronic 1 goal 1 assist, Vladislav Vassiljev 1 goal 1 assist.
Next game Rukh Brest: 23.05.2020 Vysshaya Liga: Slutsk – Rukh Brest
Last game Smolevichi: 10.05.2020 Vysshaya Liga: Smolevichi – BATE 3:5; Yevgeni Barsukov 1’, Dmitri Shchegrikovich 55’, Jean-Morel Poe 63’; Maksim Skavysh 13’, Igor Stasevich 15’, Dmitri Baga Nemanja Milic 80’, 90’
Top performers Smolevichi: Yevgeni Barsukov 2 goals, Vladislav Mukhamedov 1 goal, Jean-Morel Poe 1 goal.
Next game Smolevichi: 23.05.2020 Vysshaya Liga: Smolevichi – FC Minsk
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Rukh Brest recorded a convincing 4:2 victory in their visit to Neman last Saturday. The team is unbeaten in five consecutive matches and rely mostly on their strong defense, having not conceded more than one goal in the ten games prior to the most recent one. Only one of Rukh’s last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while two saw both involved sides to find the back of the nets.
Smolevichi had a perfect start to their last game, taking the lead as early as the 1st minute against BATE. Despite the positive start, the team was already 1:3 down going for the break, but the best they managed was to equalize to 3:3 before conceding twice more. Smolevichi are still without a victory and have earned just three draws so far, but against BATE scored more than a single goal for the first time in this campaign. Two of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, while three witnessed goals at both ends.
Rukh Brest vs Smolevichi News
Missing players Rukh Brest: Vladislav Vassiljev is suspended.
Missing players Smolevichi: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Rukh Brest vs Smolevichi Predictions
Rukh Brest to win -1 handicap – 3.60 @ bet365