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The Super League clash at Theodoros Kolokotronis Stadium on Saturday sees home side Asteras Tripolis play opponents Atromitos.
All Asteras Tripolis v Atromitos match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Asteras Tripolis go into this game following on from a 1-1 Super League draw against Ionikos.
In that match, Asteras Tripolis had 57% possession and 6 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The scorer for Asteras Tripolis was Léo Tilica (29'). Ionikos got 5 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Thuram (14') was the scorer for Ionikos.
It’s been seldom in recent games that Asteras Tripolis have shown defensive steel. The reality is that Asteras Tripolis have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 6 goals in the process. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
Coming into this fixture, Asteras Tripolis have not lost a league tie with Atromitos in their previous 3 games.
Atromitos will go into this match following on from a 2-0 Super League win with the defeat of PAOK in their last fixture.
In that game, Atromitos had 30% possession and 6 shots on goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Atromitos was Efthymis Koulouris (45', 68'). PAOK had 11 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and Atromitos have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals in total. At the back, Atromitos have been far from perfect.
Leading up to this clash, Atromitos:
- haven't won against Asteras Tripolis when having played them away from home in the previous 4 league matches. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are without an away win for the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head meetings dating back to 23/02/2019 tells us that Asteras Tripolis have won 2 of these games and Atromitos 1, with the number of drawn games being 3.
A total of 14 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 8 of them from The Yellow-Blue and 6 netted by Atromitos. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was Super League match day 25 on 06/03/2021 when the final score was Atromitos 1-1 Asteras Tripolis.
That time, Atromitos had 43% possession and 5 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer was Georgios Manousos (19').
Asteras Tripolis had 9 shots on goal with 6 on target. Sudais Ali Baba (76') was the scorer.
The referee was Manolis Skoulas.
Team News: Asteras Tripolis
The Asteras Tripolis manager Milan Rastavac does not have any fitness concerns at all coming into this match with a completely injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Atromitos
With a fully healthy squad available for selection, the Atromitos boss Georgios Paraschos has no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
We’re of the view that Asteras Tripolis should fashion enough chances to find the net more than once while possibly not conceding when they meet Atromitos, who won’t find it easy finding the net themselves.
We’re therefore expecting to see a pretty comfortable 2-0 winning margin for Asteras Tripolis come full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Theodoros Kolokotronis Stadium (7,742)
Captain: Walter Iglesias
Chairman: Giannis Kaimenakis
Manager: Milan Rastavac
Competitions: Super League position 9
⭐ Star Player: Jerónimo Barrales
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Jerónimo Barrales was born in Capital Federal, Argentina. Having made a first senior appearance for Banfield in the 2005 - 2006 season, the gifted Forward has bagged 2 league goals in this Super League 2021 - 2022 campaign so far in a total of 8 appearances.