Aris and Asteras Tripolis meet at Stadio Harilaou Kleánthis Vikelídis, in a match for the 7th round of the Super league. The history of recent head-to-head matches is favorable to the home team, which has 3 wins and 2 draws in the last 5 matches. The last head-to-head meeting between these two teams, on 02-09-2020, ended with a draw by (1‑1). In this game, the home factor may be decisive, as Asteras Tripolis presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
After 4 wins and 1 draw, the home team is currently in 1st position, with 13 points won. In their last match, they beat Apollon Smirnis at home by (1‑0), after having won (0‑1) away in the previous match, against Panathinaikos. This is a team that presents similar results at home and abroad, so it is not usually affected by the home factor, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 5 wins, 5 draws and 5 losses as a visitor; against 6 wins, 2 draws and 7 losses in his stadium. In their last 10 home games, Aris has 3 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses.
For this competition, he has not lost 5 games ago. His attack has scored regularly as he has scored at least one goal in each of the last 5 matches for this competition. In 15 games, he only managed 1 comeback in the 8 games in which he suffered the first goal.
At the beginning of the season, the Aris shows an excellent performance, as it is in first place with four victories in five rounds. In the last game the team beat Apollon by a score of 1 to 0, in their domains. In addition to the good performance in attack, the team has shown efficiency in its defense, since it only suffered three goals.
Asteras Tripolis :
The visiting team is currently in 5th position, with 10 points won, after 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss. In the penultimate match, they won away against Larissa by (1‑3). In the last match, they won at home against OFI by (1‑0). This is a stronger team with the support of its fans, since in the last 30 games it has registered 4 wins, 3 draws and 8 losses as a visitor; against 9 wins and 6 draws in his stadium. In the last 10 away matches for all competitions, Asteras Tripolis won 4, tied 3 and lost 3. Their attack has scored regularly, as they have scored goals in 4 of the last 5 matches for this competition. In the last 20 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have scored 8 of their 20 goals between minutes (76′ ‑ 90 ‘).
Like his rival, Asteras begins to show great football this season. After two consecutive victories in the national competition, the team seeks to maintain its performance and add three more points. For this confrontation, the team must adopt a less offensive stance, prioritizing leaving without suffering goals.