Metaloglobus vs Ripensia Timişoara Match Preview and Prediction
This is a Liga 2 match on Saturday morning (UK time). Metaloglobus will cross swords with Ripensia Timişoara. This game is scheduled for a 9:00am kick-off.
This game will not be broadcast live in the UK. Check Frog The Gambler's live score page for real-time updates.
Read on for preview and match prediction.
At the outset it is worth noting that the sportsbooks have done a good set of prices on this match. Recreational stakes only for this one.
Betting Odds for Metaloglobus vs Ripensia Timisoara
First up with the 1X2: Bet365 will give you 2.3 about Metaloglobus, Betway will give you 3.3 for the draw, Betway go 2.9 about Ripensia Timisoara.
On the O/U 2.5 Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.9 with Bet365. The most attractive price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.98 via Unibet.
Lastly, on to the standout odds for the BTTS market. If you like "Yes", it is currently available at 1.7 with Betway; "No" can be snapped up at 2.18 for account holders at Unibet.
Head To Head
In the most recent match-up, Metaloglobus played Ripensia Timişoara in April in a Liga 2 clash. The match was a draw, with a final score of 1-1.
In the recent decade, these teams have clashed 4 times. Metaloglobus have won in 2 of them; Ripensia Timişoara have won 1 match. There has been 1 draw.
There has been an average of 2.75 goals per match. Metaloglobus have scored an average of 1.25 and their opponents, Ripensia Timişoara have scored an average of 1.5.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 25% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 50% of these matches.
There have been 40 matches played by them over the course of the last year. They have 14 wins; 6 draws; and 20 losses. This recent form puts Metaloglobus on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 35%-15%-50%.
During this recent year, they average 1.1 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.57.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 52% (10 wins) from the latest 19 home fixtures. 15% (3) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 31% (6) ending in a loss for the home team.
When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.42. They have conceded 0.68 on average.
In recent form, they have a total of 16 goals in their last ten matches; 4 of these matches have been wins. Of those ten matches, 3 of them have seen both sides score. There has been 7 matches with over 2.5 goals.
In 12th place in Liga 2 with 3 points we have the away team, Ripensia Timişoara.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 41 matches. They have 13 wins; 11 draws; and 17 losses. This gives Ripensia Timişoara a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 31%-26%-41%.
Over this period, they have scored 1.17 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.46.
When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 30% (6 wins) from the latest 20 away fixtures. 25% (5) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 45% (9) ending in a loss when they are the away team.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.35. They have conceded 1.8 on average.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have a total of 14 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 40%. Of these ten games, 8 of them have seen both sides score; and there has been 6 matches with three goals or more.
They are also on a run of 6 matches in a row in which they have scored.
Frog's betting tip for Metaloglobus vs Ripensia Timişoara
Frog won't be expecting many goals in this one. Once this one gets underway, the analysis suggests that readers can expect to see a match that will be settled by a few key moments. For backers of the Under 2.5, odds of 2.0 are available with Bet365 in their Total Goals market. Note that in previewing this one, Frog has flagged it as one of the lower-confidence level picks in today's previews.