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The First Division game at Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium on Wednesday sees home side Anorthosis Famagusta ready themselves for the challenge from opponents Apollon Limassol.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Anorthosis Famagusta v Apollon Limassol can be found here (plus the best game odds).
Anorthosis Famagusta won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 3-1 First Division losing effort in their last game against Omonia Nicosia.
The only name on the scoresheet from Anorthosis Famagusta was Christian Makoun (41'). Mariusz Stępiński (47'), Senou Coulibaly (62') and Roman Bezus (73') scored for Omonia Nicosia.
It has not been often in recent games where Anorthosis Famagusta haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that Anorthosis Famagusta have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 10 goals during that time.
Going into this encounter, Anorthosis Famagusta are without a home win in the past 2 league matches.
Apollon Limassol will go into this game following a 1-2 First Division win with the defeat of AEK Larnaca in their last game.
For Apollon Limassol, the goals were scored by Mathieu Valbuena (2') and Mushaga Bakenga (40'). Fran Sol (30') scored for AEK Larnaca.
Apollon Limassol have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 7 times in the course of their previous six matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes comes to 5.
Their previous form shows that Apollon Limassol:
- remain undefeated by Anorthosis Famagusta when having played them away from home in the previous 5 matches in the league. Away fans have certainly had plenty to cheer about.
- are unbeaten in their previous 7 away league matches.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 26/02/2022 tells us that Anorthosis Famagusta have won 1 of these games and Apollon Limassol 2, with the tally of draws standing at 3.
A combined total of 13 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 5 for Megali Kyria and 8 for Thrilos. That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The last league fixture featuring these sides was First Division match day 12 on 26/11/2023 which ended up with the score at Apollon Limassol 0-1 Anorthosis Famagusta.
Team News: Anorthosis Famagusta
Salva Ferrer (Lymphatic cancer), Miguel Ángel Guerrero (Torn ankle ligaments) and Fran García (Cruciate ligament surgery) won’t be available for Anorthosis Famagusta .
Team News: Apollon Limassol
Apollon Limassol has a number of players out of action. Ángelo Sagal (Muscle injury) and Mario Jurcevic (Broken foot) miss out here.
We believe that Apollon Limassol and Anorthosis Famagusta should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
A close call, and we think a draw is quite likely. Our tip is therefore for a very close game with a 1-1 score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium (10,230)
Captain: Kostakis Artymatas
Chairman: Christos Poullaides
Competitions: First Division position 6