Ermis vs. AEL: who needs points more?
Ermis vs AEL. Prediction for Cypriot First Division match (January 29, 2021)
Ermis Aradippou FC
"Ermis" is fighting for survival in the Cyprus Championship. AEL has already guaranteed a place in the TOP-6. How will the head-to-head match on January 29 between rivals end? The answer will be given by the prediction prepared by our experts.
Ermis Aradippou FC
"Ermis" takes 12th place in the championship standings. This team is ahead of the direct relegation zone by three points. In the last five rounds, the "red-blacks" earned only four points.
In addition to a draw with "Olympiacos Nicosia" (0:0), "Ermis" made a home victory over its direct rival "Karmiotissa" (2:0) in the struggle for survival. In the last round of the championship, the hosts of the upcoming match lost to AEK (1:3). In ten home matches of the season, the team had only one victory, scoring only six goals.
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AEL has already guaranteed a participation in the play-off round, which includes the first six teams of the league. At the moment, the "yellow-blues" are third in the ranking, gaining 41 points.
The team lags behind the second "Omonia" and the first "Apollo" by two and three points, respectively. In the last five rounds, AEL stepped back only once, when it lost to "Enosis" (0:1). The team prevailed over "Doxa" (3:1), AEK (3:1), and Karmiotissa (1:0).
"Ermis" cannot feel calm yet. The hosts have only a slight advantage over the relegation zone, which they need to increase in order to avoid the struggle for survival at the end of the season.
AEL had several unsuccessful matches in previous rounds, having lost points in confrontations with not the strongest opponents. In our opinion, this match will turn out to be defensive, since both teams will play for the maximum result.
Our prediction is a total under (2.5) goals with odds of 1.92 on 1xbet.