Zhodino sit on 2nd position in the standings with 18 points (5 wins, 3 draws, 1 defeat; goal difference 12:5). They are now on a UEFA Europa League qualification spot, being 2 points ahead of the fourth-placed FK Slutsk, whereas Zhodino are just 1 point short of 1st BATE (UEFA Champions League qualification). Therefore, Zhodino can aim for the championship title. Their recent form is good – 2 wins, 3 draws, 0 defeats in last 5 games in Vysshaya Liga. In total, they are unbeaten in the last 6 games. Now it’s time for an away encounter. Zhodino have collected 8 points in 5 matches on the road (2 wins, 2 draws, 1 loss; goal difference 6:4).
Neman are on 14th place in Belarusian Vysshaya Liga with 8 points (2 wins, 2 draws, 4 losses; goal difference 9:11). The are currently on a relegation play-off spot, having 4 points of advantage over 15th FK Smolevichi (direct drop zone), whereas the distance to 13th FC Minsk (safe spot) is 2 points at the moment. Therefore, Neman are one of the relegation candidates. Besides, the team is in poor shape – 1 win, 1 draw, 3 losses in last 5 league matches so there’s a need for improvement. Neman take on Zhodino on Thursday in the next league fixture. Neman have collected 7 points in 4 home games to date (2 wins, 1 draw, 1 defeat; goal difference 8:5).
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