The Super League match at Panetolikos Stadium on Saturday sees home side Panetolikos ready themselves for the challenge from opponents Volos.
Our tips, poll and stats for Panetolikos v Volos can all be found here - plus the latest match odds.
Panetolikos, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 0-2 Super League victory against Panionios.
In that game, Panetolikos had 43% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 5 on target. For Panetolikos, the goalscorers were Admir Bajrovic (40') and Manolis Tzanakakis (49'). At the other end, Panionios had 7 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
Makis Chavos's Panetolikos have hit the back of the net 9 times in their prior six outings. At the other end, the number of goals that they have conceded in those fixtures stands at 6.
Coming into this clash, Panetolikos are undefeated in their last 6 home league matches.
Since being beaten in their last game against Atromitos in Super League action, Volos will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that game, Volos had 35% possession and 8 shots on goal with 4 on target. For Volos, the goals were scored by Alexandros Kyzridis (49') and Anastasios Tsokanis (68'). At the other end, Atromitos had 5 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Georgios Manousos (8', 38', 44') was the scorer for Atromitos.
The strike force from Volos have had real problems scoring goals over their last 6 games, contributing the disappointing return of only 4. In those matches, Volos have also seen the collective goal tally against them equal 11.
Coming into this clash, Volos are without an away win for the past 7 matches in the league.
Head to head
The last league encounter between these clubs was Super League match day 23 on 10/02/2020 when it ended Panetolikos 1-1 Volos.
In that match, Panetolikos had 58% possession and 7 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. Their only player to score was Anthony Mounier (42').
Volos got 10 shots on goal with 3 on target. Stergios Dimopoulos (96') was the scorer.
The referee was Alexandros Katsikogiannis.
Team News: Panetolikos
Panetolikos manager Makis Chavos does not have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game owing to a fully healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Volos
Thanks to a completely healthy group to choose from, Volos boss Stefanos Xirofotos has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this match.
Our thinking is that Panetolikos will more than likely get amongst the goals when they line up against Volos, who might well find it a difficult task to get a goal of their own.
We’re therefore expecting to see a fairly comfortable 2-0 winning margin for Panetolikos come full-time.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Panetolikos Stadium (6,000)
Captain: Jorge Díaz
Chairman: Gerasimos Belevonis
Manager: Makis Chavos
Competitions: Super League position 12
⭐ Key Man: Abiola Dauda
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Abiola Dauda was born in Nigeria. Having made a first senior appearance for Kalmar FF in the 2008 season, the accomplished Forward has contributed 8 league goals in the Super League 2019 - 2020 campaign to date coming from a total of 24 appearances.