On August 21 Krasnodar to meet Orenburg at home as a part of Matchday 6 of Mir Russian Premier Liga.
POSITIONS IN THE STANDINGS
After five rounds of Mir Russian Premier Liga the Bulls are in the 7th place with 8 points and 9-7 goal difference. Orenburg has 6 points in 5 games and thus the blue-whites are in the 10th place with and 8-10 goal difference.
In the previous round Krasnodar drew against Dynamo in Moscow, Orenburg beat Torpedo Moscow 1:0 at home.
Krasnodar and Orenburg have played against each other 7 official games, 6 of them held within Russian Premier League and 1 as a part of Cup of Russia In RPL the Bulls have 1 win, 4 draws and 1 loss with 13-10 goal difference. The black greens also beat Orenburg 3:2 in the 1/8 final of Cup of Russia season 2015/2016. Overall, Krasnodar won 1 and drew 3 home games with 9-8 goal difference.
- Dmitry Vorobiev, a striker of Orenburg, is a graduate of FC Krasnodar Academy. He played 72 games for Krasnodar-2 and played 26 minutes for the main team of the Bulls in the second leg of the 2016/2017 UEFA Europa League Qualifications against Partizani.
- Batraz Gurtsiyev, a midfielder of Orenburg, played 6 games for Krasnodar Youth team in 2015/2016.
- Orenburg forward Vladimir Sychevoy has scored 3 goals of the Mir Russian Premier Liga season 22/23. He is currently sharing 5-8 places in the top scorers’ list.
- Vladimir Sychevoy is the leader of Orenburg in points. He is followed by Dmitri Vorbiev (2+0) and Batraz Gurtsiyev (0+2).
REFEREES AND OFFICIALS
- Alexey Amelin (Tula) is appointed the referee of the match, Vladimir Minevich (Smolensk) and Igor Knyazev (Kursk) will be the assistant referees. Konstantin Yudanov (Moscow) will be the 4th official.
- The VAR system will be involved to help the referees with Yan Bobrovskiy (St.Petersberg) in charge and Nikolai Yeremin (Moscow) as his assistant.
- The match inspector – Eduard Maliy (Volgograd), the Russian Football Union delegate – Sergei Nechay (Rostov on Don).
The game will take place in Krasnodar, at the FC Krasnodar stadium on Sun. August 21 at 20:00 hrs (Moscow Time Zone). Сlear weather with 26 degrees Celsius is forecasted for the whole duration of the game.
The live broadcast of the game Krasnodar – Orenburg on August 21 will be provided by the satellite channel "Match Premier" and scheduled at 19:55 (Moscow Time Zone). You can also watch the game for free in the Winline official app. The broadcast will be available on August 12 at 20:00 sharp, at the same time with the kick off.