CSKA 1948 Sofia and Botev Plovdiv meet at Stadion Vasil Levski, in a match for the 8th round of the A PFG. The record of direct confrontations of the last 3 years is favorable to the away team, which in the last 3 matches won 3. The last direct confrontation between these two teams, on 02-08-2020, ended with the victory of Botev Plovdiv by ( 2-1). Particular attention is needed for the home / away condition, as both teams present significantly different results at home and away.
CSKA 1948 Sofia :
The home team is currently in 8th position, with 9 points won, after 2 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away against Levski Sofia by (3‑0). In the last match, they won at home against Etar by (5‑1). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 5 victories, 6 draws and 4 losses as a visitor, with 19 goals scored and 24 suffered; against 10 victories, 4 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium, with 36 goals scored and 10 suffered. In their last 4 home games for the championship, CSKA 1948 Sofia won 2, tied 1 and lost 1, for which they won 7 points out of 12 possible.
The victory of the previous day was very important for CSKA 1948, but it cannot stay there. You need to keep getting good results to improve your campaign and not waste time on the competition. As he plays at home, it is his obligation to be in control of the game, after all he cannot risk tripping. So you have to sweat your shirt to get something positive.
Botev Plovdiv :
The visiting team is currently in 11th position, with 8 points won, after 2 wins, 2 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost away to Montana by (3‑1). In the last match, they won at home against Levski Sofia by (2‑1). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 4 wins, 1 draw and 10 losses as a visitor, with 18 goals scored and 20 suffered; against 9 victories, 5 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium, with 26 goals scored and 11 suffered. In their last 10 away matches Botev Plovdiv has recorded 2 wins and 8 losses. Their defense has not been very strong, since they have suffered goals in 5 of the last 7 matches, but their offense has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 6 of the last 7 matches for this competition. There are 2 periods that stand out in the last 12 away matches for all competitions: they have scored 3 of their 8 goals between minutes (46′ ‑ 60 ‘); they have conceded 7 of their 18 goals between minutes (76’ ‑ 90 ‘).
Botev went five rounds without a win, but won again in the last game. The result was important, but it has not yet taken it out of the last places, so much so that it must continue behind the growth. In the field, you will have to show more confidence and efficiency to achieve positive results more often. In this game there is the possibility of surprising and everything will depend on how they behave on the field.