Din. Bucuresti – Astra SOCCER PICKS
Dinamo Bucureşti and Astra meet in Stadionul Ştefan cel Mare, in a match for the 8 th round of the League I. In this stadium, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which records 2 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat in the last 6 matches. However, the last time these two teams played a match in this stadium was on 09-30-2017, in a match for the League I which ended in a draw for (1-1). The goals of the match were scored by A. Nemec (66 ‘), for Dinamo Bucureşti, and R. Moise (82′), for Astra. In this game the home factor may be decisive, since the Astra presents considerable differences in their results at home and as a visitor.
After 3 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses, the home team is currently in the 8 th position, with 10 points won. In the last match, they have lost in an away match against Craiova University by (3-0), after in the previous match they have won (2-1) at home, against Hermannstadt. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive levels in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 7 wins, 2 draws and 6 losses in away matches, with 33 goals scored and 29 conceded; against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses at their stadium, with 25 goals scored and 12 conceded. Dinamo Bucureşti has won 8, tied 1 and lost 1 of the last 10 home matches. They have not been very strong defensively, since they have suffered goals in 6 of the last 7 matches, but their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 6 of the last 7 matches for this competition.
For this match, the team arrives after suffering a defeat in the competition against CS U Craiova, as already mentioned. We must remember that the team has been alternating their results between victories and defeats. Despite this, and acting before his fans, he won all three of his matches. In these conditions comes presenting productive and balanced sectors, because it scored on average 1.67 goals and suffered only 0.67 goals per game. In this duel the team must be lined up in 4-3-3, looking for defensive support in this way through their flyers and the outputs for the attack also through the flanks. The highlight of this team in this competition is paid by midfielder Diogo Solomon, with three goals and two assists for the current season of the championship.
The away team is currently in the 4 th position, with 11 points won, after 2 wins and 5 draws. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Concordia Chiajna, by (0-3). In the last match, they tied at home against Voluntari by (0-0). This is a team that usually makes good use of the home advantage, stronger with the help of its supporters, since in the last 30 matches they register 4 wins, 6 draws and 5 losses in away matches; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium. In the last 10 away matches Astra has won 2, tied 4 and lost 4. Their attack has scored regularly, since they have scored goals in 6 of the last 7 matches for this competition. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 20 away matches for all competitions: they have scored 7 of their 19 goals between minutes (76’-90 ‘).
The Astra Ploiesti team reaches this round being the only team that has not yet suffered defeats, after seven rounds played. Acting away from home for the championship, in three matches won one and tied two. In these conditions presented both a good offensive and defensive performance, it scored on average 1.67 goals and suffered 0.67 goals per game. In this match, the team must be aligned in 4-2-3-1, looking for defensive organization and outings for the attack through the flanks. The highlight of this team in this competition is on behalf of A. Llullaku and N. Roşu, both with two goals scored.