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Lamia will be taking on away side AEK Athens at Municipal Stadium Lamia in this Super League fixture on Monday.
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Lamia won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 2-0 Super League loss in their previous game against OFI Crete.
In that game, Lamia managed 47% possession and 6 shots on goal with 4 on target. OFI Crete got 9 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Paschalis Staikos (34') and Nikos Vafeas (85') scored for OFI Crete.
A recurring characteristic of recent Lamia games is seeing a zero in the scoreline.
From their prior sextet of matches leading up to this one, in 5 of them a wager on both teams scoring would have been a loser.
AEK Athens will come into the clash following a 1-0 Super League win to defeat Panetolikos in their most recent fixture.
In that match, AEK Athens managed 61% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 6 on target. The only player to score for AEK Athens was Kostas Galanopoulos (40'). For their opponents, Panetolikos got 2 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
The stats don’t lie, and AEK Athens have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 11 goals in all. Defensively, AEK just haven’t been too solid at all. We shall soon find out if that trend can be continued on in this game.
Going into this encounter, AEK Athens haven't beaten Lamia when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs going back to 27/01/2018 reveals that these fixtures have not been fruitful for Lamia. They’ve not managed to get themselves any wins at all while AEK Athens have remained in the ascendancy, getting wins in 67% of those games where they have faced each other.
In all, 13 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 2 from Kyanólefki and 11 belonging to AEK. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
The last league encounter featuring the two was Super League match day 3 on 27/09/2020 which ended up with the score at AEK Athens 3-0 Lamia.
On that day, AEK Athens had 53% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 12 on target. The goalscorers were Levi Garcia (14'), Nenad Krstičić (65') and Enobakhare (85').
Lamia had 8 shots on goal with 7 of them on target.
The referee was Thanasis Tzilos.
Team News: Lamia
Lamia manager Michalis Grigoriou does not have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match thanks to a fully injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: AEK Athens
Due to a fully healthy group available for selection, AEK Athens manager Manolo Jiménez has zero fitness worries to speak of ahead of this clash.
We envisage that Lamia must be fancied to get a goal against this AEK Athens outfit, although just one goal may not quite be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re therefore tipping a narrow 1-2 advantage for AEK Athens at the end of the 90 minutes. It should be a decent one.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Municipal Stadium Lamia (5,500)
Captain: Loukas Vyntra
Chairman: Giorgos Pontikas
Manager: Michalis Grigoriou
Competitions: Super League position 14
⭐ Key Player: Lazar Romanić
Customarily taking to the field in the Striker position, Lazar Romanić was born in Kragujevac, Serbia. Having played his first senior match for Lamia in the 2018 - 2019 season, the dangerous Forward has hit 2 league goals in the Super League 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 10 appearances.