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Aris Limassol will be hosting visiting club APOEL at The Alphamega Stadium in the First Division meeting on Saturday.
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Aris Limassol will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 4-1 First Division defeat in their last game at the hands of Karmiotissa.
The only name on the scoresheet from Aris Limassol was Leo Bengtsson (70'). Andreas Katsantonis (79') and Stavros Tsoukalas (89') scored for Karmiotissa.
Aleksey Shpilevsky's Aris Limassol have managed to score 7 times in their prior 6 outings. The corresponding tally of goals that they have conceded in that time is 10.
Pre-game facts show that Aris Limassol:
- have not emerged victorious against APOEL in their last 3 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 league matches at home.
APOEL will go into this match after a 1-0 First Division win with the eclipse of AEL Limassol in their last fixture.
The only name on the scoresheet from APOEL was Jefte (38').
A series of accomplished performances by the APOEL defensive players has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 2 from their past 6 outings overall. Over that same period of time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves is 13.
Their past results show that APOEL:
- have not registered a win against Aris Limassol in away games against them for the last 2 league matches.
- are undefeated in their previous 4 away league matches.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head clashes dating back to 05/03/2022 tells us that Aris Limassol have won 1 of these games and APOEL 2, with the number of drawn matches being 3.
A combined total of 15 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 7 for The Light Brigade and 8 belonging to Thrylos. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.5.
The previous league clash featuring the two was First Division match day 10 on 27/05/2023 when it finished APOEL 4-3 Aris Limassol.
Team News: Aris Limassol
Looking at personnel, there is just one fitness concern for the Aris Limassol manager Aleksey Shpilevsky to be concerned about from a near full-strength squad. Yannick Gomis (Muscle injury) is sidelined.
Team News: APOEL
APOEL boss Savvas Poursaitidis has multiple availability issues to deal with. Paris Polykarpou (Muscle injury), Lasha Dvali (Muscle injury), Christos Wheeler (Knee surgery), Lucas Villafañez (Muscle injury) and El Fardou Ben (Achilles tendon surgery) are not able to play.
Our assessment here is that APOEL may not find it easy to score against this Aris Limassol team who we think should manage to score & go ahead.
We’re therefore seeing a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 winning score for Aris Limassol at the end of the 90.
A close call.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: The Alphamega Stadium (11,000)
Captain: Vanailson Vaná
Chairman: Vladimir Fedorov
Manager: Aleksey Shpilevsky
Competitions: First Division position 3, Europa League (Group C), Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)