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PAOK are going up against visiting side PAS Giannina at Toumba Stadium in the Super League game on Sunday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for PAOK v PAS Giannina can be seen below (including the best match odds).
PAOK, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 1-3 Super League triumph versus Apollon Smyrni.
In that match, PAOK had 63% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 8 on target. For PAOK, the goalscorers were Karol Świderski (15'), Stefan Schwab (78') and Douglas (97'). Apollon Smyrni got 5 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. Sotiris Tsiloulis (63') scored for Apollon Smyrni.
Dikefalos tou Vorra have been finding it hard to keep clean sheets of late, although they have also done enough to hit the back of the net themselves. Looking at their last 6 games, Dikefalos tou Vorra have been punished defensively in 5 of them while also getting on the scoresheet in 5 of those matches. That trend isn’t assured to be continued into this game, however.
Taking a look at their past results, PAOK:
- have not been beaten in the league by PAS Giannina in their previous 5 games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 5 league matches at home.
In their previous fixture, PAS Giannina drew 0-0 in the Super League match with Panetolikos.
In that game, PAS Giannina managed 50% possession and 9 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. At the other end, Panetolikos got 3 attempts at goal with 1 on target.
Argirios Giannikis's PAS Giannina have managed to stick the ball in the net a total of 6 times in the course of their previous six matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during that same period adds up to 6.
Leading up to this clash, PAS Giannina:
- have not emerged victorious against PAOK when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head meetings going back to 08/01/2017 tells us that PAOK have won 5 of these games & PAS Giannina 1, with the number of draws standing at 0.
12 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 9 from Dikefalos tou Vorra and 3 being from Ajax of Epirus. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
The last league match between these sides was Super League match day 30 on 05/05/2019 when the final score was PAS Giannina 0-2 PAOK.
The match was refereed by Anastasios Sidiropoulos.
Team News: PAOK
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just a single fitness concern for the PAOK gaffer Pablo García to be concerned about from of an almost fully healthy squad. Dimitrios Giannoulis (Pulled hamstring at the adductors) misses out.
Team News: PAS Giannina
Due to a fully healthy group to pick from, PAS Giannina manager Argirios Giannikis doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
In this game, PAS Giannina will need to play some great football to break down a PAOK team who seem set to own this match if all goes as we expect it to.
We can see a commanding 3-0 margin for PAOK at the end of this one.
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)
Chairman: Ivan Savvidis
Manager: Pablo García
Competitions: Super League position 3, Europa League (Group E), UEFA Qual (Play-Offs)
⭐ Key Player: Karol Świderski
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Karol Świderski was born in Rawicz, Poland. After having made a senior debut playing for Jagiellonia Białystok in the 2014 - 2015 season, the skilful Forward has netted 4 league goals in this Super League 2020 - 2021 season to date in 6 appearances.