October summary: Sparta go down at Plzeň, Slavia march on
March 02, 2017 OH News
The long anticipated clash between Sparta and Plzeň saw Plzeň emerge 1:0 victors, Sparta’s fifth defeat in a row at the hands of their rivals. Plzeň are top of the table followed by Bolelsav and Slavia while Zlín fell to fourth.
After an embarrassing start to the season, Plzeň kicked in to high gear, and in October have taken 10 of the available 12 points. They defeated Hradec, Dukla and Sparta with a draw against Slovácko. Their most valuable win was against Sparta thanks to a goal from Michal Krmenčík. Plzeň are now seven points clear of Sparta at the top of the table.
Boleslav are second in the table, having ended October with a run of eight matches without defeat. Slavia continued their run of good form, destroying one opponent after another, and did not concede a single goal in October.Liberec and Brno have the exact opposite problem Both teams started out with big ambitions for the season, but have failed to meet expectations and are currently eleventh and twelvth respectively. Příbram are still bottom of the table without a win.