Apollon Limassol (Women) vs Anorthosis (Women): Preview and Prediction

Anorthosis (Women) have taken just one point from their last three Cyprus. First Division. Women matches, following last weekend’s 3-1 defeat away to their opponent. Anorthosis (Women) are still seventh overall in the table, but the distance between them and the Continental qualification positions is slowly getting bigger. Saturday’s match at home to reigning champions Apollon Limassol (Women) should prove no easy feat either – Anorthosis (Women) haven’t won against any Cyprus. First Division. Women leader since September 2008 and, notably, are without a win against any side currently within the top eight so far this season.

Apollon Limassol (Women) have turned around their “unconvincing” run in style over the past 7 days. Apollon Limassol (Women) dominated and humiliated their opponent with a 8-0 win at home last weekend, which also saw their striker net his first hat-trick of 2017, to become the Cyprus. First Division. Women’s joint top scorer (19 goals) in the process, before easing their way through to the semi-finals of the national cup at home to opponent during the week (3-0 win).

Apollon Limassol (Women) are clear favourites here at 4/9 with bet365, but we feel that backing “both teams to score” at 21/20 has some decent potential for the following reasons:

Most people know about Apollon Limassol (Women) and their striker, and for good reason too. He is a world class striker and currently in top form, with seven goals from his last four competitive outings. He’s also scored three goals in Apollon Limassol (Women)’s last four on the road so you’d fancy him to continue this run as an anytime goalscorer at 4/7 with bet365. However, Anorthosis (Women) are not without a weapon of their own in French striker.Not to mention that he scored against the visitors earlier this season when Anorthosis (Women) took a point away from Apollon Limassol (Women) (1-1 draw).

Notably, Apollon Limassol (Women)’s recent domination has in fact come from matches at home. Apollon Limassol (Women) have failed to keep a clean sheet in three of their last four Cyprus. First Division. Women away matches, including against some much weaker teams than Anorthosis (Women), and the added strain following their mid-week national cup match, where the league leaders fielded a full strength squad, should add even more value to Anorthosis (Women) getting one against them.

Regarding a correct score bet, though Anorthosis (Women) are unbeaten at home this season (W5 D5), Apollon Limassol (Women) hold the best away record in the Cyprus. First Division. Women (W8 D2 L1). Anorthosis (Women)’s poor track record against much stronger sides, combined with Apollon Limassol (Women)’s return to goal-scoring form, means we feel the Apollon Limassol (Women)ns could sneak another win here. As such, we feel there’s decent value to be had backing a 2-1 Apollon Limassol (Women) win at 15/2 with bet365.

Apollon Limassol (Women) vs Anorthosis (Women): Preview and Prediction

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