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Aris FC meet visiting opponents Lamia at Kleanthis Vikelides Stadium in this Super League tie on Friday.
Our Aris FC v Lamia predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below including the latest game odds.
Aris FC head into this game following on from a 0-0 Super League draw vs PAOK.
In that match, Aris FC managed 39% possession and 6 shots on goal with 1 on target. PAOK got 12 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
Aris FC haven’t exactly had impressive attacking statistics in recent times. Their ‘goals for’ figure equals just 4 versus opposition teams over their last six fixtures. In those meetings, Theos tou polemou have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 11.
In their previous fixture, Lamia drew 1-1 in the Super League match with Asteras Tripolis.
In that match, Lamia managed 45% possession and 8 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Lamia was Miguel Bianconi (50'). Asteras Tripolis had 7 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Xesc Regis (18') was the scorer for Asteras Tripolis.
Clashes involving Lamia have had a tendency of being somewhat mundane affairs latterly with a scarcity of goals becoming customary. During their past six clashes, an uninspiring gross goal total of 5 has been recorded between them as well as opposing sides at an average goals per match of 0.83. We shall soon find out if that trend will be sustained in this game.
Head to head
The last league encounter between these sides was Super League match day 25 on 22/02/2020 when it finished Lamia 2-2 Aris FC.
On that occasion, Lamia had 41% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Christos Aravidis (24', 48').
Aris FC got 8 shots on goal with 4 on target. Daniel Larsson (52') and Brown Ideye (54') scored.
The referee was Vasilis Fotias.
Team News: Aris FC
Aris FC boss Michael Oenning has a full complement, with no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game thanks to a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Lamia
Owing to a fully injury-free squad available to choose from, Lamia manager Giorgos Petrakis has no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash.
In our opinion, Aris FC will probably dominate possession and create several successful chances.
In contrast, Lamia may well struggle getting goals although we do see them being dangerous for periods.
We can therefore see a fairly comfortable 3-1 winning margin for Aris FC when all’s said and done.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Kleanthis Vikelides Stadium (20,000)
Captain: Georgios Delizisis
Chairman: Theodoros Karipidis
Manager: Michael Oenning
Competitions: Europa League Qual. (Second Round)