Prediction for the match FC U Craiova vs Ripensia Timișoara, overdue from the first stage of the Second League, which will be played on September 9, from 19.30.
FC U Craiova: Team form, news and statistics
FC U Craiova made no less than 14 transfers this summer.
Among the best known players who came we mention the central defenders Diallo (Chindia) and Diakite (Poli Iași), the striker Andrei Ciolacu (Avezzano Calcio) and the midfielder Anghelina, from CS Mioveni, the one who scored the superb goal, from a free kick from 20 meters, in the 94th minute, through which FC U Craiova equalized at Miercurea Ciuc (final score: 1-1).
5 of the 14 were starters in the first match of this season, with Csikszereda.
The team coached by the Italian Nicolo Napoli did not play badly at the beginning, it created opportunities, but, on the other hand, it was lucky in the first half, when the hosts missed an important opportunity, 2-0.
“A good game, I congratulate the team for the determination! It’s a long war, every point counts! ”, Wrote the owner Mititelu on his Facebook page.
Ripensia Timișoara: Team form, news and statistics
Ripensia has not played a game so far.
In the first stage, the confrontation with FC U Craiova was postponed, and in the second stage it was because the Second League has an odd number of teams, 21.
The team from Timisoara broke up this summer with coach Alexandru Pelici, after two years of collaboration.
Cosmin Petruescu was installed in his place, the last time at the fellow ASU Politehnica Timișoara.
Banat made 6 transfers this summer, the best known being the defensive midfielder Coulibaly, from UTA.
“I hope we have found the best methods and means to replace the intensity and effort in the official games.
We adapted, we had two school games.
We hope that from a physical point of view we will not encounter any problems.
Craiova seems to have the advantage, because it managed to consolidate certain relations in the first official match. ”
There are two older injuries in the Ripensia group: Benea, with a broken meniscus, and Lalic, who did not return to training after a lung operation.
⚽️Statistics of direct matches FC U Craiova vs Ripensia Timișoara
▪️The two played only one direct match, a friendly played on February 2 this year and ended 1-1.
Football Prediction of the Day FC U Craiova vs Ripensia Timișoara
FC U Craiova has big thoughts this year. Mititelu brought a lot of players, all free of contract, and made a pretty strong team.
The evolution from Miercurea Ciuc and the point won in extremis raised the morale of the boys trained by Nicolo Napoli.
The team from Timișoara is in the first official match after the resumption of the competition, so they have not yet entered the rhythm.
If they want to promote, FC U must not miss the 3 points with Ripensia.
Bet Tips: -0.5 Asian handicap FC U Craiova