Arsenal Tula vs FC Rostov
Russian Premier League
Date: Friday, 24 August 2018
Kick-Off at 17:30 UK
Venue: Stadion Arsenal (Tula).
Arsenal Tula and FK Rostov are going to open the 5th round of Russian Premier League with a Friday’s afternoon clash.
The hosts had a pretty good last season as they managed to finish on the 7th position, being just one point behind the Europa League spot.
Goran Causic and the lads have been playing very well although they were considered as one of the top candidates for going down to the second tier.
Arsenal Tula have been playing excellent in front of their fans as they suffered just three defeats at home pitch.
However, they haven’t started the current campaign successfully as home side has snatched just four points so far.
On the other hand, FK Rostov are excellent at the start of the season as they booked three victories in four matches.
Valeriy Karpin’s side has been very tight in the back as they have allowed just one goal so far.
The visitors had a disappointing season last time as they finished at 11th place, being just two points ahead of the relegation zone.
This time, they are in a good position of challenging one of the places in the continental competitions.
Rostov played one away match this season in which they celebrated a narrow 1-0 victory.
Arsenal Tula vs FC Rostov: Head-to-head
- Their clashes have usually been pretty tight and a half of their six head to head clashes ended with a draw.
- Last two encounters have been pretty efficient, and they ended with the same 2-2 ft score-line.
- Arsenal Tula have celebrated one time more than their rivals.
Arsenal Tula vs FC Rostov: Prediction
Another tight clash is ahead of us and as the visitors are in a very good form, they are more than capable of remaining undefeated in this one. They might be eve capable of snatching all three points from this one.
FK Rostov are playing very disciplined and although their last two head to head clashes have been very efficient, in this one we shouldn’t be able to see so many goals. The hosts are having troubles of finding the back of the oppositions’ net and this one is going to stay under 2.5 margin.
Arsenal Tula vs FC Rostov: Bet Tips
Rostov to win @ 2.80 (9/5)
Under 2.5 goals @ 1.44 (4/9).