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AEK Athens will be facing visitors PAS Giannina at Olympic Stadium of Athens in this Super League match on Wednesday.
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AEK Athens go into this game coming off the back of a 0-0 Super League draw against Panathinaikos.
In that game, AEK Athens managed 50% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. At the other end, Panathinaikos had 7 attempts at goal with 2 of them on target.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times where AEK Athens have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that AEK Athens have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 7 goals on the way. We will have to see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on here.
Looking at their past form shows that AEK Athens:
- have not been beaten in the league by PAS Giannina in their last 3 matches.
- have not won at home in their last 3 matches in the league.
PAS Giannina come into this match following a 1-0 Super League win vs PAOK in their most recent fixture.
In that match, PAS Giannina had 48% possession and 6 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for PAS Giannina was Jan-Marc Schneider (77'). On the other side, PAOK had 10 shots on goal with 1 on target.
During their 6 most recent matches, Iraxlis Metaxas's PAS Giannina have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 6 times thus earning them a goals per game average of 1.
Coming into this clash, PAS Giannina are without an away win for the past 5 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head-to-head clashes going back to 14/01/2019 shows that AEK Athens have won 5 of these games & PAS Giannina 1, with the number of drawn results standing at 0.
An aggregate of 17 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 12 from AEK and 5 being from Ajax of Epirus. That is an average goals per game value of 2.83.
The last league game featuring the two was Super League match day 5 on 18/04/2022 when the final score was PAS Giannina 2-3 AEK Athens.
In that match, PAS Giannina had 49% possession and 7 shots on goal with 2 of them on target. The scorer was Juan José Perea (52', 90').
For their opponents, AEK Athens had 9 shots at goal with 5 on target. Grzegorz Krychowiak (4'), Lazaros Rota (45') and Sergio Araujo (69') scored.
The match was refereed by Evangelos Manouhos.
Team News: AEK Athens
There is just the sole fitness concern for the AEK Athens manager Sokraits Ofrydopoulos to be concerned with due to a largely intact group. Sergio Araujo (Tear in the abductor muscle) will miss out.
Team News: PAS Giannina
Due to a mostly healthy group, there’s just a single fitness worry for the PAS Giannina manager Iraxlis Metaxas to be concerned with. Pedro Conde (Tear in the abductor muscle) misses out for this game.
In this match, AEK Athens will likely score at least once when they face PAS Giannina, who could well struggle to find the back of the net.
We reckon that it will be a fairly comfortable 2-0 win for AEK Athens at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 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: Sokraits Ofrydopoulos
Competitions: Super League position 5, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying)
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