Tomorrow FC Dinamo Tbilisi will compete with FC Sioni Bolnisi in Erovnuli Liga 21st round match. The match at Dinamo Arena will start at 21:00.
FC Sioni Bolnisi plays in Georgian national championship from 1995. The team plays home matches in Bolnisi at Tamaz Stepania stadium with the capacity of 3300 spectators. Although because of reconstruction works of the stadium Mikheil Meskhi-2 will host the team in this season. The main symbols of the club are in white and yellow colors. FC Sioni Bolnisi achieved the biggest success in its history in 2005/2006 when FC Sioni won national championship and played at qualifying round of UEFA Champions League. In 2013/2014 our rival took the third place in national championship. The team played on Europa League and competed with Flamurtari Vlore. FC Sioni lost home match 2:3 and won away match 2:1 but this score wasn’t enough to move to the next stage. In 2015/2016 season FC Sioni left Umaghlesi Liga. In 2017 it defeated FC Dinamo Batumi in play-off and returned to Erovnuli Liga. Our rival played in Erovnuli Liga for two seasons and then went to Liga-2. In 2021 the team returned to Erovnuli Liga again.
Coach and Sioni
Georgian football specialist Ucha Sosiashvili is the head coach of FC Sioni Bolnisi since March 2022. Under his leadership his team is on the 8th place with 21 points after 20 rounds.
Dinamo - Sioni | Head to head
These teams have competed with each other for 67 times in national championship. From these matches Dinamo Tbilisi has won for 53 times, lost 8 matches and 6 finished in draw. The goal difference is 167/42 in favor of our team.
From 53 victories Dinamo Tbilisi has defeated its rival with big score for 22 times. The match held in 1996 is worth mentioning when our team won with the score 8:0. Giorgi Demetradze (4), Levan Tskitishvili (2), Aleksandre Iashvili and Levan Khomeriki scored. The team achieved the same success in 1998 when they beat FC Sioni Bolnisi with the score 8:1. Levan Khomeriki, Rati Aleksidze and Giorgi Shengelia performed double. Levan Tskitishvili and Giorgi Mikadze also scored. In 2000 Dinamo Tbilisi defeated FC Sioni with the biggest score-9:0. Robert Zirakishvili (3), Giorgi Mikadze (3), Davit Datvadze (2) and Sandro Gadelia scored at Dinamo Arena.
The last match between these teams took place on May 8, 2022. The match at Tamaz Stepania stadium finished Dinamo’s victory 7:3. Stanislav Bilenki performed hattrick. Besides him, Ousmane Camara, Giorgi Gabedava, Barnes Osei and Simon Gbegnon also scored.
Referee and disqualified footballers
Aleko Aptsiauri will judge the match. L.Todria and S.Spicin will be his assistants. G.Vardidze will be the fourth official. Nobody will miss the match because of disqualification.