Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac Prediction | 1. HNL | 07/18

Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac prediction: Dragovoljac had a very successful tournament at 2. HNL and won promotion to Croatia’s highest playing field. In the first match, Dragovoljac will have a trip to the Stadion Aldo Drosina stadium of Istra 1961. Three points will be the common goal of the two teams to get a favorable start to the new season.

Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac Prediction


  • Match date: 04:55 pm on 2021/07/18
  • Event: 1. HNL
  • Stage: Matchday 1st
  • Location: Stadion Aldo Drosina



In front of a rookie this year like Dragovoljac, of course, Istra 1961 can completely win 3 absolute points at the home of Stadion Aldo Drosina.

Istra 1961’s form in the last 5 matches: W L L W D

Istra 1961 had to go through a miserable tournament and had to wait for the results in the last round to be able to successfully relegate. Therefore, this team needs to win important points to avoid falling into the relegation battle like last season. Only having to meet the rookie team in the first match is an opportunity for Istra 1961 to do that.

The performance of Istra 1961 in recent times was not really stable. That is shown by the fact that this team won 2 victories but also had to receive 2 defeats and draw the remaining match.

Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac Prediction

Dragovoljac’s form in the last 5 matches: L D L D W

Rookie Dragovoljac also had to rely on the last match at 2. HNL to win promotion. At the highest playing field this season, Dragovoljac needs to show bravery against big teams to achieve the goal of relegation – this is said to be a difficult task for Dragovoljac.

Dragovoljac’s recent form is extremely alarming. After 5 matches, Dragovoljac only got 1 win while receiving 2 defeats and drawing the remaining 2 matches. Obviously, with the current situation, it is difficult for Dragovoljac to create a surprise in this year’s tournament.

Select: Istra 1961 FT.


The difference in class between the two teams has not been too different in the confrontations. After 5 recent competitions, Istra 1961 defeated Dragovoljac 3 times but also received 2 remaining defeats.

In the last match the two teams met, Dragovoljac was the winner. Despite having to play away, Dragovoljac still defeated the host Istra 1961 with a score of 2-1.

Select: Istra 1961 FT.


Istra 1961 is the team with the worst attack in the last season with 27 goals in 36 matches. Besides, they also do not have the certainty of the defense when they have lost up to 52 goals, the corresponding loss rate is 1.44 goals/match.

Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac Prediction

For Dragovoljac’s part, they have been effective on the offensive front in 34 matches last season. The number of goals that the Dragovoljac players have scored together has been reused at 49, the average scoring rate is 1.44 goals per game. In addition, the number of goals that Dragovoljac received was also 39.

With Over/Under 2.25, Istra 1961 has had 3 Over matches in the last 5 matches. Meanwhile, Dragovoljac had all 5 matches ended with more than 2 goals.

Select: Over 2.25 FT.

Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac Prediction: Istra 1961 2-1 Dragovoljac FT (1-1 H1).

The above is information about the prediction in the 1st match of 1. HNL  between Istra 1961 vs Dragovoljac on 2021/07/18 of the CMD368 bookie.