Rostov vs Akhmat Grozny Match Preview and Prediction
On Sunday afternoon (UK time), Akhmat Grozny head to Stadion SKA SKVO to play Rostov at 5:00pm. This is a Premier League match.
This match will not be broadcast live in the UK. Check Frog The Gambler's live score page for goal updates.
The following stats explain the evidence for the prediction in this match-up.
The betting recommendation suggested in this match analysis is a cautious one because the market prices look good. Read on for Frog's thoughts.
Betting Odds for Rostov vs Akhmat Grozny
888sport are best price 2.32 about Rostov; Bet365 will give you 3.2 for the draw; Bet365 are 3.4 about Akhmat Grozny.
On the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 2.43 at 888sport. The best price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.6 by signing up with Bet365.
Here are the odds for the BTTS market. If you think both teams will score, "Yes" is available at 2.0 with Bet365. Or "No" is offered at 1.8 at Betfair Sportsbook.
Head To Head
Followers will likely know that Rostov played Akhmat Grozny in February. It was a Premier League match. The match was a draw, with a final score of 1-1.
Over the last ten years, the two teams have played 22 times. Rostov have won in 5 of the match-ups when they've met. And Akhmat Grozny have won 11 times. The other 6 matches ended in a draw.
In their matches to date, there has been an average of 1.82 goals per game. Rostov score an average of 0.68 and Akhmat Grozny have scored an average of 1.14 each game.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 50% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 22% of these matches.
In 9th place in Premier League with 14 points are Rostov.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 27 matches. They have 8 wins; 7 draws; and 12 losses. This gives Rostov a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 29%-25%-44%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.33 goals for, and 1.63 goals against.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 25% (3 wins) from 12 home fixtures. 33% (4) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 41% (5) ending in a loss for the home team.
Their home scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.17. They have conceded 1.42 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have scored 10 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 40%. Of those ten matches, 4 of them have seen both sides score; the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 3 out of the last ten.
They have scored at least once in each of their last 3 matches.
Akhmat Grozny have 14 points in the Premier League and they are currently in 8th place.
There has been 32 matches played by this side over the course of the last year. They have 11 wins; 9 draws; and 12 losses. To summarise, Akhmat Grozny have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 34%-28%-37%, in recent form.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.22 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.28.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 46% (7 wins) from their last 15 away fixtures. 20% (3) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 33% (5) ending in a loss when they are the away team.
Away from home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.13. They have conceded 1.13 on average.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 1.4 goals per match and 5 of these matches have been victories. The total number of times both Akhmat Grozny and the other team have scored in these games is 4 out of the ten. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 from their last ten.
Frog's betting tip for Rostov vs Akhmat Grozny
Plenty of observers are pointing to a stalemate when these teams go head to head. The draw is best priced with Bet365 at odds of 3.2. Followers might notice this is not among today's best value picks.