PREVIEW: Slavia vs. Genk performance compared

After 11 years Slavia will compete in spring phase of UEFA Europa League (for the first time since renaming the competition from UEFA Cup). The red-whites will face Belgian side KRC Genk and here are some stats to compare both clubs’ performance in current season.
Both clubs sit on top of their leagues. After 25 games KRC Genk are 11 points ahead of Club Brugge (ruling champions), Slavia are 6 points clear ahead of Viktoria Plzeň (also 2017/18 champions). Record from last 5 games overall: 5 wins for Slavia (4 in Czech league, 1 in Europa League), 4 wins and 1 defeat for Genk (all in Belgian Jupiler Pro League).

2018/19 STATS COMPARISON


STATSLAVIAGENK
League Position11
League RecordW17 D1 L2 W17 D6 L2
League Goals Scored5057
League Goals Conceded1624
Goals per Game2,52,28
Goals Conceded per Game0,80,96
Best League StrikerMiroslav Stoch (11)Mbwana Samatta (19)
Top League AssistsJosef Hušbauer (7)Alejandro Pozuelo (9)
UEL Group Position2 (10 points)1 (11 points)
UEL 18/19 RecordW3 D1 L2W3 D2 L1
UEL Goals Scored414
UEL Goals Conceded38
UEL Best StrikerZmrhal (2 in 6 games)Samatta (9 in 10 games)
UEL Preferred Tactical4-2-3-14-3-3

2018/19 UEL DETAILED STATS


STATSLAVIAGENK
Goals per Game0,672,33
Average Conceded0,51,3
Clean Sheets42
Total Attempts8883
On Target3037
Off Target3834
Blocked2024
Woodwork31
Possession52%58%
Corners4823
Passing Accuracy80%83%
Crossing Accuracy42%54%
Fouls Commited9865
Yellow Cards138
Fouls Suffered4977
source: uefa.com

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