Spartak Moscow vs Lokomotiv Moscow
Russia – Premier League
Date: Sunday, 23 August 2020
Kick-off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Otkrytiye Arena (Moscow).
Spartak Moscow picked up from the away win in the last match previous season and has been unbeaten in the new edition of the Premier League so far after three appearances.
Their previous encounter was on the road and they shared the spoils with FC Ufa in a 1-1 scoreline. Two of their three clashes so far have seen both teams score.
Lokomotiv is not behind as they are also unbeaten in the last three fixtures in the schedule. They are even two points ahead of the home team in the table.
The Loko has kept a clean sheet in both their wins in the campaign this season. However, they will visit after a 1-1 draw on the road against FC Ural last time out in the league.
Spartak Moscow vs Lokomotiv Moscow Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has been unbeaten in their last five meetings.
- Their previous encounter resulted in a 1-1 draw at this venue.
- The host has recorded four of the last five overall wins.
- Three of their recent five fixtures have ended in a draw.
Spartak Moscow vs Lokomotiv Moscow Prediction
Spartak Moscow has scored 5 goals while conceding 3 goals. In the meantime, the visitor will come with 4 goals slotted in against the 1 goal in return in the same period of three league appearances.
Based on these stats, we can back for a BTTS in the game along with the tip for over 1.5 goals covering the goals area in the game for the punters to yield decent returns.
Since both teams are equally strong, the double chance will be the safest option. The Red Whites haven’t lost to the visitors in the last five h2h clashes. Besides, the Loko has only one win from the last ten meetings with the host.
So, the double chance favoring Spartak Moscow will probably be the best bet for the punters in the encounter.
Spartak Moscow vs Lokomotiv Moscow Betting tips
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).
Both teams to score @ 1.90 (9/10).
Double chance: Spartak Moscow or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).