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AEK Athens will face off against away team Atromitos at Olympic Stadium of Athens in this Super League tie on Sunday.
All AEK Athens v Atromitos match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
AEK Athens are hoping to win again following a 0-1 Super League victory versus Aris FC.
In that match, AEK Athens managed 51% possession and 4 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for AEK Athens was Levi Garcia (65'). For their opponents, Aris FC had 3 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target.
In their preceding 6 fixtures, Manolo Jiménez's AEK Athens have hit the back of the net a combined total of 6 times giving them an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.
Ahead of this meeting, AEK Athens have not been beaten in their last 3 home league matches.
Atromitos head into the game following on from a 2-1 Super League win with the downing of Lamia in their last game.
In that match, Atromitos managed 45% possession and 7 shots at goal with 2 on target. For Atromitos, the scorers were Lazaros Christodoulopoulos (38') and Patrick Salomon (85'). Lamia had 5 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target. Tasos Karamanos (9') was the scorer for Lamia.
The stats tell the story, and Atromitos have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 8 goals in total. In defence, Atromitos have seen their frailties exposed.
Going into this one, Atromitos have not won away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head meetings dating back to 26/02/2018 shows us that AEK Athens have won 3 of them and Atromitos 2, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
An aggregate of 12 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 6 from AEK and 6 coming from Atromitos. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.
The previous league game between these clubs was Super League match day 4 on 04/10/2020 when the final score was Atromitos 1-0 AEK Athens.
In that game, Atromitos managed 53% possession and 9 shots on goal with 6 on target. The scorer was Dimitris Goutas (24').
On the other side, AEK Athens got 5 shots at goal with 1 on target.
The referee was Anastasios Papapetrou.
Team News: AEK Athens
AEK Athens boss Manolo Jiménez has no fitness concerns whatsoever before this match with a completely healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Atromitos
Due to a completely injury-free group to choose from, Atromitos boss Damir Canadi doesn’t have any fitness worries at all before this clash.
In our opinion, AEK Athens have it within them to score a couple of goals when they meet Atromitos, who could well find it tough scoring.
Accordingly, we see a controlled 2-0 margin for AEK Athens when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Olympic Stadium of Athens (69,618)
Captain: Petros Mantalos
Chairman: Evangelos Aslanidis
Manager: Manolo Jiménez
Competitions: Super League position 4, Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Man: Karim Ansarifard
Normally taking to the field in the Striker position, Karim Ansarifard was born in Ardabil, Iran. After having played his first senior match for Saipa in the 2007 - 2008 season, the talented Forward has got 8 league goals in the Super League 2020 - 2021 campaign so far from a total of 14 appearances.