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AEZ Zakakiou will do battle with visiting club AEK Larnaca at Zakaki Community Stadium in this First Division tie on Friday.
Our tips, poll and stats for AEZ Zakakiou v AEK Larnaca can all be found here - plus the latest betting odds.
AEZ Zakakiou fans will want a repeat of their previous result, being the 1-3 First Division success over Doxa Katokopia.
For AEZ Zakakiou, the goals were scored by Ioannis Hadjivasilis (19') and Mark Sifneos (37'). Ernest Asante (60') scored for Doxa Katokopia.
It has not been often in recent times where AEZ Zakakiou have shown defensive steel. The reality is that AEZ Zakakiou have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 16 goals along the way. While that may be of interest, time will tell if the trend shall be sustained in this game or not.
Ahead of this meeting, AEZ Zakakiou have not won at home in their last 14 league matches. What a horror run it has been.
AEK Larnaca will go into the encounter after a 3-2 First Division win with the eclipse of Othellos Athienou in their last match.
For AEK Larnaca, the scorers were Fran Sol (11', 45'), Ángel García (26' Own goal) and Ivan Trichkovski (38'). Ibrahim Sangaré (59') was the scorer for Othellos Athienou.
Demonstrating their fondness for productive matches, the back of the net has been hit 22 times in the last six games in which AEK Larnaca have sent out their troops, yielding an average of 3.67 goals per meeting. Opposing teams have managed 11 from this total.
Head to head
The last league contest featuring these sides was First Division match day 21 on 29/01/2017 and the score finished AEK Larnaca 1-1 AEZ Zakakiou.
Team News: AEZ Zakakiou
The AEZ Zakakiou boss Demetris Demetriou will be thankful to have no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: AEK Larnaca
AEK Larnaca manager José Oltra has to choose a team with limited availability. Andreas Paraskevas (Ruptured cruciate ligament), Giorgos Naoum (Ligament Injury) and Nikolas Englezou (Knee Surgery) miss out here.
We envisage that AEK Larnaca will more than likely score more than once when they line up against AEZ Zakakiou, who could well find it tough to get a goal of their own.
We reckon that it will be a controlled 0-2 winning score for AEK Larnaca at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Zakaki Community Stadium (2,000)
Captain: Andreas Mammides
Chairman: Stelios Christou
Manager: Demetris Demetriou
Competitions: First Division position 9