MOL Vidi vs PAOK Prediction & Tips
Scoring the first goal will be of vital importance, as these two teams fight for what will surely be only a remaining quota towards the round of 32 of the Europa League (EL).
It should be noted that eight of the last nine games of MOL Vidi as a local in the EL ended with only one team scoring. The record of the club in those last four duels, when it receives the first goal, indicates four defeats, no goal in favor and eight against.
If the performance in the local league is included, then the statistics look much better for the MOL Vidi. The Hungarian team, which is also the lowest seed of this EL group, has scored more than 2 goals in each of their last five official matches (G4, E1) in all places and in all competitions.
After a 4-1 victory in his visit to BATE on matchday two, PAOK’s performance as a visitor in their home league will also give him confidence: the Greek side are unbeaten in 12 away games (G9, E3, all competitions), although in only one of his last four victories in that condition did not receive goals against.
In addition, five of PAOK’s last seven goals as a visitor (in all competitions) also came in the first half, but this might not count for much: the last time PAOK won consecutive away games in the group stage of the tournament. EL was in November 2011.
Players to watch: Szabolcs Huszti (MOL Vidi) scored a goal and gave an assist in the previous match between the two teams.
Meanwhile, Léo Jabá was involved in the four goals scored by PAOK in his last EL game as a visitor.
Statistics to consider: Five of the last six goals of MOL Vidi in their local league have arrived in the first half.
MOL Vidi have scored first in seven of their last nine matches in all competitions. In those seven games he has a record of five wins and two draws.
The last time that MOL Vidi won as a visitor and lost at home to the same opponent in this competition was in 1984.
MOL Vidi – PAOK FREE TIPS
PAOK – Win @ 2.25
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90