OFI Crete are the guests at Peristeri Stadium on Saturday for the Super League clash with home team Atromitos.
View all of the Atromitos v OFI Crete predictions, poll and stats below.
Atromitos head into this game following a 0-0 Super League draw versus Lamia.
In that match, Atromitos had 54% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. At the other end, Lamia got 13 shots on goal with 5 of them on target.
Fewer than three goals per match were scored during 5 of the last 6 meetings where Atromitos have been participants. With regard to the goal split during this period, opposition teams scored an aggregate of 5 while Atromitos managed the sum of 5. However, we must now wait to see if such a trend might continue on in this next match or not.
After being beaten in their last game against Volos in Super League competition, OFI Crete and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that match, OFI Crete managed 45% possession and 21 attempts on goal with 8 on target. Volos had 12 shots on goal with 8 on target. Tom van Weert (12′, 29′), Paolo Fernandes (36′) and Kevin Rosero (65′, 81′) scored for Volos.
The stats don’t lie, and OFI Crete have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, conceding 10 goals overall. Defensively, OFI Crete seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly.
🤜🤛 Head to head
Drawn results are a common outcome in games between the two sides. In their head to head meetings stretching back to 27/09/2020, fans have seen 5 of them. That’s an unusually high 83% of games ending as stalemates.
A combined sum of 14 goals were scored between the two sides throughout the course of those matches, with 6 for Atromitos and 8 belonging to Omilos. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 2.33.
The previous league match between these sides was Super League match day 4 on 17/04/2022 when it ended Atromitos 1-1 OFI Crete.
That day, Atromitos managed 50% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Their only player to score was Viktor Klonaridis (10′).
At the other end, OFI Crete had 11 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. Luiz Phellype (48′) was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Angelos Evangelou.
🗞️ Team News: Atromitos
The Atromitos manager Chris Coleman does not have any fitness concerns at all before this game thanks to a completely injury-free group to choose from.
📰 Team News: OFI Crete
Due to a mostly healthy group of players, there is only the lone fitness worry for the OFI Crete gaffer Nikos Nioplias to contend with. Frixos Grivas (Unknown Injury) won’t be in action.
OFI Crete are dangerous enough to score a goal against this Atromitos outfit, but that may not be as many as they will have scored against them.
We reckon that it will be both teams to score in a 2-1 victory for Atromitos at full-time. Let’s just see how this one goes.