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AEK Athens play host to visiting rivals Atromitos at Olympic Stadium of Athens in the Super League fixture on Sunday.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the AEK Athens v Atromitos match are shown here (inc. the best betting odds).
AEK Athens will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-3 Super League triumph vs Panetolikos.
In that game, AEK Athens had 49% possession and 7 shots at goal with 5 on target. For AEK Athens, the scorers were Levi Garcia (13'), Ognjen Vranješ (26') and Steven Zuber (83'). Panetolikos had 17 shots at goal with 9 of them on target. Nikos Vergos (58') was the scorer for Panetolikos.
Vladan Milojević's AEK Athens have hit the back of the net 11 times over their preceding half-dozen outings. The comparative tally of goals that have been scored against them in those same games amounts to 6.
Previously, Atromitos drew 1-1 in the Super League tie with PAS Giannina.
In that game, Atromitos had 52% possession and 7 shots on goal with 2 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Atromitos was Viktor Klonaridis (6'). For their opponents, PAS Giannina got 5 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Ahmad Mendes Moreira (88') scored for PAS Giannina.
The strike force from Atromitos have suffered from a shortage of goals in their past six encounters, recording the disappointing return of only 4. In those matches, Atromitos have also seen the overall goal tally of their opponents equal 9. Still, we will just have to wait and see whether such a trend will continue on here in this game.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head clashes dating back to 11/11/2018 shows that AEK Athens have won 4 of these and Atromitos 2, with the tally of drawn matches being 0.
An aggregate of 13 goals were produced between them in these games, with 7 of them for AEK and 6 belonging to Atromitos. The average goals per game has been 2.17.
The previous league encounter featuring these sides was Super League match day 17 on 17/01/2021 when the final score was AEK Athens 2-1 Atromitos.
On that day, AEK Athens had 60% possession and 14 shots at goal with 8 on target. The scorers were Nélson Oliveira (63') and Marko Livaja (73').
Atromitos had 6 shots on goal with 5 on target. Lazaros Christodoulopoulos (89') scored.
The referee was Dimitrios Karantonis.
Team News: AEK Athens
The AEK Athens boss Vladan Milojević will be grateful not to have any fitness worries to speak of before this game with a fully injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: Atromitos
In an otherwise healthy group, there is only the lone fitness worry for the Atromitos gaffer Ángel López to be concerned with. Kyriakos Papadopoulos (Unknown Injury) won’t be playing here.
It’s pretty clear that Atromitos may well find it hard to get a goal against a AEK Athens team who look set to get the goals that they need to set up a big win here.
Our tip is for a very comprehensive 3-0 win for AEK Athens at full-time.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Olympic Stadium of Athens (69,618)
Captain: Petros Mantalos
Chairman: Evangelos Aslanidis
Manager: Vladan Milojević
Competitions: Super League position 4, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying)
🔑 Key Man: Steven Zuber
Usually used in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Steven Zuber was born in Winterthur, Switzerland. Having made his senior debut playing for Grasshopper Club Zürich in the 2008 - 2009 season, the gifted Midfielder has scored a sum of 3 league goals in this Super League 2021 - 2022 campaign so far coming from a total of 5 appearances.