Lafnitz vs Ried Match Preview and Prediction
This is a Erste Liga match on Friday evening (UK time). Lafnitz will lock horns with Ried at Sportplatz Lafnitz with a 6:10pm kick-off.
There is no UK TV coverage for this game. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish updates throughout the game.
The following sections explain the evidence for the tip in this match-up.
Followers should note that Frog thinks the latest odds are not offering up much value in this match. For readers who are looking for the best play, check out the tip below.
Betting Odds for Lafnitz vs Ried
This table shows the match winner market:
Lafnitz: 3.6 (Bet365)
Draw: 3.8 (Bet365)
Ried: 2.15 (Bet Victor)
On to the Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.75 with the line makers at Bet365 and the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.06 with Unibet.
Also, the latest bets for the BTTS market. If you like "Yes", it is available at 1.67 with William Hill. If you don't like that, "No" is currently offered at 2.38 with Bet Victor.
Head To Head
Lafnitz played Ried in May, in what was a Erste Liga clash. The winners were Ried - winning with a final score of 2-0.
Over the last decade, these sides have met 2 times. Lafnitz have run out winners in none of them. And Ried have won 1 match. The other match ended in a draw.
In their matches to date, there has been an average of 1.0 goals per game. Lafnitz score an average of 0.0 and Ried score an average of 1.0 per match.
In 3rd place in Erste Liga with 7 points we have the home team.
Looking over the last year, they have played 44 matches. They have 16 wins; 15 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Lafnitz a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 36%-34%-29%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.36 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.07.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 31% (7 wins) from 22 home fixtures. 36% (8) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 31% (7) resulting in a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 1.41 times when playing at home in this same period; they have conceded 1.09.
Ried have 4 points in The Erste Liga. They are in 8th place.
There has been 47 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 27 wins; 10 draws; and 10 losses. These recent results put Ried on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 57%-21%-21%.
In this time, they have scored 2.11 goals on average per match; while conceding 0.98 goals on average.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 52% (12 wins) from the latest 23 away fixtures. 30% (7) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 17% (4) ending in a loss as the away side.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 2.17 and they have conceded 1.0 on average.
Across all competitions, they are averaging 1.8 goals per game in their most recent ten matches; they have won 5 of these matches. Of those ten matches, 5 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 7 from their last ten.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 4 matches.
Frog would be cautious about backing the away side in this one. It is just not a big enough price.
Frog's betting tip for Lafnitz vs Ried
Bet Victor offer 3.75 for Lafnitz to emerge victorious. Frog thinks this could be the best bet. It is a pick that comes with a low confidence rating.