UTA – Poli Iași will take place on Sunday at 16:45 in Arad, the match counting for the fourth round of League 1.
The two teams approach the duel on Sunday from the position of neighbors of the chase, both having three points in front of them. Newly promoted in League 1, UTA is undefeated in the championship, finishing all matches in a tie. After debuting 1-1 at Ovidiu with Viitorul, “Bâtrâna Doamnă” was held in chess on its own field by FC Voluntari, score 0-0, after which it failed to leave with all three points put into play from the duel in Pitești with FC Argeș, score 1-1, match in which Laszlo Balint’s team led on the scoreboard.
-Along with Viitorul, Poli Iași has the weakest defense of the championship with 8 goals scored;
-Poli Iași has two consecutive matches in League 1 in which it has scored 4 goals;
On the other hand, Daniel Pancu started right on the bench of Moldovans, score 1-0 in Copou with Chindia after which for the group from Copou followed two cold showers, 0-4 away with FC Botoșani and 1-4 in own fief with Gaz Metan, a match in which the boys of “Pancone” opened the score.
The bookmakers give the first chance to victory in this duel to the people of Arad, but the Moldovans should not be underestimated, having on their side the competitive experience at the level of League 1 but also the value of some players led by Andrei Cristea who give weight to the team. The exam in Arad being an important one for Moldovans. If he returns without a point or points in this game, Poli will be clearly on the list of teams that will fight hard this season to save themselves from relegation, which would not be to the liking of the demanding fans of Copou, but nor of the bosses who might lose their trust in Daniel Pancu, the technician will have in this context the days counted at Poli.
PREDICTION: UTA Arad to win @ 1,90