Šibenik and Lokomotiva Zagreb meet at Stadion Šubićevac, in a match for the 5th round of 1. HNL. There are only 2 recent head-to-head matches between these two teams: on 03‑12‑2019, which ended with the victory of Lokomotiva Zagreb by (0‑4), and on 12‑10‑2019, which ended with the victory of Lokomotiva Zagreb by (1‑2). In this match, the home factor may be decisive, as Lokomotiva Zagreb presents considerable differences in their results at home and away.
The home team is currently in 9th position, with 1 point won, after 1 draw and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they lost in an away match against HNK Gorica by (3‑2). In the last match, they tied in an away match against Slaven Koprivnica, by (0‑0). This is a team that presents similar results at home and away, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 6 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses in his stadium. In the last 10 home matches for all competitions, Šibenik won 5, drew 1 and lost 4.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 4 matches. Their defense has not been very solid, since they have conceded goals in 3 of the last 4 matches for this competition. This is a team that tends to find it difficult to score first. In fact, he only opened the scoring once in the last 15 games.
Šibenik have not performed well this season, as in the last ten games, they have won six losses, three draws and only one victory. In the last match they tied with Slaven 0-0. One of the difficulties the team has presented has been its defensive system, since it has suffered goals in most of the matches played so far.
Lokomotiva Zagreb :
After 1 win, 1 draw and 2 losses, the visiting team is currently in 7th position, with 4 points won. In their last match, they lost to HNK Gorica at home by (1‑2), after having drawn away in the previous match, in a match against Varaždin, by (1‑1). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 5 victories, 7 draws and 3 losses as a visitor, with 21 goals scored and 20 suffered; against 11 victories, 1 draw and 3 defeats in his stadium, with 28 goals scored and 11 suffered. In the last 10 away matches played for all competitions, Lokomotiva Zagreb won 4, tied 4 and lost 2. The team allowed goals to the opponent in 3 of the last 4 matches, so they have not presented great defensive strength, But his attack has scored regularly, since he has scored goals in 3 of the last 4 matches for this competition. This is a team that tends to find it difficult to score first. In fact, he only opened the scoring once in the last 15 games. In 15 games, they suffered the first goal 6 times and only managed 1 comeback. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 4 away matches for all competitions: they have conceded 4 of their 8 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).
Like its rival, Lokomotiva has shown a poor performance in the last games, considering that there are only three wins in the last ten games. In addition, in the last match they lost to Gorica 2-1 at home. That way, you know the need to make up lost points and climb the leaderboard.