The second round matches will be held in the Azerbaijani Premier League after the break due to the matches of the national teams. Zira will meet Sabail in the second match of the season.

According to the club's press service, the Eagles, who drew with Gabala (1: 1) in the first round, will once again test their strength on the opponent's field.

The match at ASCO Arena will be the 12th duel of the teams in the national championship. Zira has faced Sabail 11 times in the Premier League. The capital's clubs met for the first time in the 2017/18 season. The Eagles, with 6 wins, are one point away from 2 matches. Sabail won 3 matches. The team that has won confidently in the last 2 matches also has an advantage in the ball difference - 15: 7. 13 players of "Eagles" experienced the joy of scoring goals.

The advantage of "Zira" is also observed in away games. The Eagles, who have scored three points four times in six matches, have lost twice. Zira, which has 7 goals, conceded 2 goals.