Today Pandurii Targu Jiu and Concordia Chiajna will meet in a match in stage number 13 in the 1st Romania League.
Pandurii rank close to relegation zone and in the last three rounds they didn’t manage to obtain more than one point. Gorjenii lost only one match played on their own pitch in the championship having in the balance sheet a victory and 4 draw scores. They need to obtain tonight at least a score draw because otherwise this could be the end for Petre Grigoras on Pandurii’s bench as coach. Pandurii managed last week to qualify in the quarterfinals of Romanian’s cup after they won against Otelul in an away match.
Christou Paraskevas remain on the spear bench because of a medical problem, the quarterback player will be playing in the return match. The hosts’ coach doesn’t have any other player to be injured or suspended.
Concordia started to recover after they played pretty modest the beginning for the season and they weren’t defeated in the last 5 stages. Still, in this interval of time they obtained 4 draw results, so they rank only 15 at the moment. Marius Sumudica’s team received goal in every away match that they played in this championship edition. The guests of this meeting have problems in the defensive compartment, where they are easily overcome by the forward players of their opponents.
Alexandru Stan and Vasile Maftei come after they didn’t play in the last stage. Marius Sumudica doesn’t have any players’ lot problem before this match and he hopes that his team will obtain at least one point in this match.
In the direct matches played by these two teams there was a winner every time. 4 out of the last 6 direct matches ended with over 2.5 goals scored.
Pandurii Târgu Jiu – Concordia Chiajna starting 11:
Pandurii (4-4-3): Gliwa – Pleaşcă, Erico, Elton, Momcilovic – Anton, Nistor, Răduţ – Buleică, Roman, Nicoară
Concordia (4-4-2): Râmniceanu – Stan, Maftei, Alves, Bucurică – Boldrin, Lovin, Brlecic, Cristea – Wellington, Pena
Pandurii Târgu Jiu – Concordia Chiajna betting odds:
Final results: 1.55 3.65 5.50
Total goals (under/over 2.5): 1.64 2.18
Our tip suggestions
Pandurii can’t afford to obtain another negative result, because they want to escape the relatation zone. Pandurii have all the chances to win, especially that they play against a team which performed pretty modest in away matches lately. At first look the team coached by Petre Grigogras seem superior in terms of value. But considering the guests’ game, we believe that they won’t be able to obtain too many points at Targu Jiu, so we bet on Pandurii’s victory.