Atromitos will be hoping for a better result after a 4-0 Super League losing effort in their last game against Olympiacos.
In that game, Atromitos had 32% possession and 6 shots at goal with 1 of them on target. Olympiacos got 12 shots on goal with 4 on target. Youssef El-Arabi (51', 82', 87') and Ahmed Hassan (65') scored for Olympiacos.
Atromitos have not been in good attacking form of late. Their ‘goals for’ figure stands at just 4 against opposing sides during the course of their previous six matches. In those meetings, Atromitos have also seen the number of goals that have gone against them come to 9.
Ahead of this clash, Atromitos have not been beaten in the league by Panetolikos in their last 5 games.
Last time out, Panetolikos drew 0-0 in the Super League match with Lamia.
In that match, Panetolikos had 58% possession and 3 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. On the other side, Lamia had 7 shots at goal with 6 of them on target.
For 6 of the past 6 clashes involving Panetolikos, a comparatively low number of goals have been hit between them and opposing teams. The overall average number of goals per game within that period works out to just 1.5, with the average goals for The Canaries standing at 0.5. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will end up being sustained into this next match.
Analysis of their past results shows that Panetolikos:
- have not beaten Atromitos when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 3 league matches.
Head to head
A review of their prior head to head clashes dating back to 14/01/2018 shows that Atromitos have won 3 of them & Panetolikos 1, with the number of drawn results being 2.
In all, 15 goals were scored between them in this period, with 9 of them from Atromitos and 6 netted by The Canaries. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.5.
Team News: Atromitos
Atromitos manager Damir Canadi does not have any fitness worries to speak of before this match thanks to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Panetolikos
Due to a completely healthy group to pick from, Panetolikos boss Makis Chavos does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this clash.
We’re of the view that Atromitos have it within them to be able to create a good number of chances & successful shots on target.
At the same time, Panetolikos may well struggle to get a goal of their own although we do think that they will probably end up hitting back at some stage here.
We’re therefore expecting to see a decent 3-1 win for Atromitos at the end of the match.
What are the top odds for this match?
In terms of the bookies’ odds on the 90 minute result market, the win for Atromitos can be had for 1.85, backing a drawn result is 3.55 and putting your money on victory for Panetolikos will get you 4.6. These are the best of the returns available at the moment.