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The Super League clash at Kleanthis Vikelides Stadium on Thursday sees home team Aris FC play against AEK Athens.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Aris FC v AEK Athens game - as well as up-to-date odds.
Aris FC prepare for this fixture after a 0-0 Super League tied result against PAS Giannina.
In that match, Aris FC managed 51% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. On the other side, PAS Giannina got 6 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
A common characteristic of recent Aris FC games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
Taking their prior sextet of clashes leading up to this one, in 5 of them a bet on both teams scoring would have been a losing one. Such a trend won’t necessarily follow through into this game, though.
Taking a look at their past results, Aris FC:
- have not beaten AEK Athens in their last 4 league games.
- have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
AEK Athens will go into this game following a 0-1 Super League win over Lamia in their most recent outing.
In that game, AEK Athens had 53% possession and 7 attempts at goal with 5 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for AEK Athens was Karim Ansarifard (9'). Lamia got 2 shots on goal with 0 of them on target.
During their six previous matches, Manolo Jiménez's AEK Athens have found the net 9 times - giving them the goals scored per game average of 1.5.
Ahead of this clash, AEK Athens haven't been beaten by Aris FC when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head-to-head meetings going back to 28/10/2018 shows that Aris FC have won 1 of these & AEK Athens 3, with the number of draws standing at 2.
In all, 18 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 6 from Theos tou polemou and 12 for AEK. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.
Team News: Aris FC
Aris FC boss Apostolos Mantzios does not have any fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash with a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: AEK Athens
Thanks to a completely injury-free group to pick from, AEK Athens manager Manolo Jiménez doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever before this clash.
It seems to us that AEK Athens and Aris FC could well end up finding themselves level here, with both teams capable of netting.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes, with a good chance of a draw. That’s why we have predicted a very close game with a 1-1 score draw when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Kleanthis Vikelides Stadium (23,000)
Captain: Georgios Delizisis
Chairman: Theodoros Karipidis
Manager: Apostolos Mantzios
Competitions: Super League position 2
⭐ Star Player: Facundo Bertoglio
Mostly played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Facundo Bertoglio was born in San José de la Esquina, Argentina. After having played his first senior match for Colón in the 2008 - 2009 season, the talented Midfielder has contributed 5 league goals in the Super League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 13 appearances.