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PAOK play host to visiting team PAS Giannina at Toumba Stadium in this Super League meeting on Sunday.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for PAOK v PAS Giannina are shown below - as well as up-to-date odds.
PAOK, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after the 0-2 Conference League Qualifiers success versus Rijeka.
Under three goals per match were seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where PAOK have taken part. Breaking down the goal split from that period, their opponents scored an aggregate of 5 and PAOK totted up 6.
After tasting defeat last time out to Apollon Smyrni in Super League competition, PAS Giannina will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, PAS Giannina managed 50% possession and 8 shots at goal with 2 on target. Apollon Smyrni got 13 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. Fernández (31') and Abiola Dauda (57') scored for Apollon Smyrni.
It has become apparent that PAS Giannina have been starved of goals over their previous 6 games, recording the disappointing return of just 3. In those fixtures, Ajax of Epirus have also seen the collective goal tally of opposing teams equal 10. Historical results aside, we’ll just have to find out whether that trend shall be maintained here in this game or not.
Head to head
A quick look at past results between these clubs going back to 24/09/2017 shows that these fixtures have not been fruitful for PAS Giannina. They have not managed to get any wins at all whereas PAOK have been too good for them, finishing as winners in 100 per cent of those ties.
A total of 15 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 12 of them for Dikefalos tou Vorra and 3 created by Ajax of Epirus. That is an average goals per game value of 2.5.
The previous league match between these sides was Super League match day 22 on 15/02/2021 when the final score was PAS Giannina 0-2 PAOK.
On that occasion, PAS Giannina managed 38% possession and 1 shots on goal with 1 on target.
PAOK got 11 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Andrija Živković (56') and Stefan Schwab (62') scored.
The match was refereed by Aristotelis Diamantopoulos.
Team News: PAOK
There aren’t many selection issues, with just the lone fitness concern for the PAOK boss Răzvan Lucescu to be concerned about from of an almost fully healthy group of players. Nélson Oliveira (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t play.
Team News: PAS Giannina
Thanks to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, the PAS Giannina manager Iraxlis Metaxas has zero fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash.
If one thing’s for sure, it’s that PAS Giannina will find it extremely difficult to put even one past this PAOK team who simply have the strengths to create a lot of chances to find the net multiple times while not conceding.
We’re going with a very convincing 4-0 winning scoreline with possibly even more for PAOK by the time that the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Toumba Stadium (29,000)
Captain: Adelino Vieirinha
Chairman: Ivan Savvidis
Manager: Răzvan Lucescu
Competitions: Conference League Qualifiers (3rd Qualifying Round), Conference League Qualifiers (Play Off Round), Conference League (Group F)