Petrolul Ploieşti won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 5-0 Liga I loss in their previous game against Botoșani. In that match, Petrolul Ploieşti had 62% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Botoșani had 10 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Sebastian Mailat (1′, 69′) and Mihai Roman (4′) scored for Botoșani.
It’s not been often in recent games that Petrolul Ploieşti have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Petrolul Ploieşti have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 12 goals in the process.
In their previous fixture, Hermannstadt drew 1-1 in the Liga I match with Argeș Pitești. In that match, Hermannstadt managed 58% possession and 15 shots at goal with 4 on target. On the other side, Argeș Pitești had 10 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Arnold Garita (17′) scored for Argeș Pitești.
The trend of at least one team not scoring a goal in games featuring Hermannstadt has become apparent in recent matches. Examining their last 6 games reveals that it has happened 5 times. In those clashes, opposing sides have managed a goal aggregate of 7 and Hermannstadt have scored 6. That being said, time will tell if such a trend might persist here in this match.
Our assessment is that Hermannstadt and Petrolul Ploieşti are both capable of scoring here.
Little in this one, and it’s almost too close to call. That’s why our selection here is for a very even match with a 1-1 score draw at the end of this game.
The last league match between these clubs was Liga I match day 10 on 10/09/2022 which finished with the scoreline of Hermannstadt 2-1 Petrolul Ploieşti.
This match will start from 11:30 pm
This match will take place on 13 February 2023
The Petrolul Ploieşti boss has a full complement, with no fitness worries to speak of coming into this clash with a fully injury-free squad available to select from.
In an otherwise full-strength group of players, there’s only the lone fitness worry for the Hermannstadt manager Eugen Neagoe to be concerned about. Baba Alhassan (Unknown Injury) won’t be playing here.
No Lineups available yet.
No one is injured from both the teams. Every player will be the part of this match.
Goals are likely to come under 2.5 ft because neither of these two teams have contributed well to their recent matches which had goals over 2.5. on top of that all their h2h matches had fewer than 2.5 goals.
Hermannstadt to win or draw at 1.50 odds is our main betting pick for this match. Under 2.5 goals at 1.60 odds seems to be a decent alternative considering the goal trend of these two sides.
Checking the latest betting odds for this match in the WDW market, the win for Petrolul Ploieşti is best priced at 2.75, going for the draw is 2.97 & betting on the winning team to be Hermannstadt will get you 2.88. Those are the top bets on offer at the current time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match.
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Petrolul vs Hermannstadt a great match to watch, Hermannstadt will win.