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THE MATCH PREDICTION Sion - FC Basel 19.07 20:00

Away win
WIN 1.98

The new season of the Swiss Super League will get underway with a single Friday game. FC Sion welcomes FC Basel at its Stade de Tourbillon (Sion). Will the national giant win its opener?

FC Sion

FC Sion is the eighth team of the previous Swiss Super League. This tournament includes ten clubs which play each other within four rounds. The Reds earned 43 points and had a safe distance over the dangerous zone. They automatically avoided the relegation to the Swiss Challenge League.

Stephane Henchoz’s players reached their highest point in the third match day where they were second in the table. Sometimes they were fourth. Commonly, the hosts had following basic statistics: 12 wins, seven draws and 17 losses, 50 goals for and 55 goals against.

They played five friendly matches in the pre-seasonal period. All of them ended with a draw. Four of them were goalless. Only the meeting against Grenoble ended with the score of 1:1

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FC Basel

FC Basel missed the champion’s title for the second time in a row. The Red and Blues became the runners-up in their second consecutive season. Last year the national powerhouse earned 71 points and had a huge gap from the winner Young Boys.

Marcel Koller’s guys had 20 wins, 11 draws and five losses. Their goal ratio was 71:46. The guests got the promotion to the second qualifying round of the Champions League.

They played the same number of friendlies. They won four of them with over 3,5 in total and lost to Stuttgart with over 3,5 again.

Last season Basel won all four H2H meetings in frames of the Swiss Super League.

Prediction

FC Basel has a perfect H2H history against its first rival. We expect the former and multiple Swiss champion will begin with a win. We predict the guests’ victory with an attractive coefficient of 1.98

The odds are valid at the moment of the prediction publication.

«Sion»

DRAWS: 3 WINS: 1 LOSSES: 1

1 : 1
0 : 0
0 : 0
0 : 3
0 : 1

«FC Basel»

WINS: 5

1 : 2
4 : 1
4 : 2
1 : 5
0 : 4

Last meetings:

25.05.2017

Basel 1893 3 : 0 Sion

27.08.2017

Sion 1 : 1 Basel 1893

18.11.2017

FC Basel 5 : 1 Sion

18.03.2018

FC Basel 1 : 0 Sion

22.04.2018

Sion 2 : 2 FC Basel

12.08.2018

Basel 1893 3 : 2 Sion

15.12.2018

Sion 1 : 2 Basel 1893

17.02.2019

Basel 1893 1 : 0 Sion

27.02.2019

Sion 2 : 2 Basel 1893

19.04.2019

Sion 0 : 3 Basel 1893