Riga FC will host Metta/LU Riga in the 8th round of the Latvian Higher League on April 25th. After seven rounds, Riga FC is currently leading the standings with 17 points, two points ahead of Rigas FS, who are in second place.
Riga FC has been in good form since the start of the season, winning five and drawing two of their seven games. At home, after one draw and three losses in preseason friendlies, Riga FC has won three and drawn two of their recent games.
On the other hand, Metta/LU Riga is currently in 7th place with 9 points after 6 matches. Although they are above the relegation zone by two places, the gap is still four points.
Although Metta/LU Riga lost their first match of the season, they then won four consecutive matches, including a friendly with FA Siauliai. However, the team has lost their last two games. Nevertheless, their away record is not too bad, with two wins and one loss in three trips so far this season.
Asian Handicap odds: Riga FC -2.25 Riga FC is clearly a stronger team than their opponents, and playing at home, they are understandably the favorites. However, the -2.25 handicap is quite high.
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Riga FC has won eight and drawn two of their last ten games against Metta/LU Riga since 2020. However, the margin of victory in the two wins at the end of the previous season was only 1-2 goals.
Although Riga FC has been consistent, their recent home form has not been too convincing, while Metta/LU Riga has performed decently in recent away matches. Therefore, even though it may be difficult to get points at the home of the league leaders, the away team may not lose too heavily in this match.
Prediction: Metta/LU Riga
Over/Under odds: Over 3.25 goals The Over/Under odds are also high at 3.25 goals. In recent home games, Riga FC's attack has not been very productive, scoring no more than two goals per game.
Meanwhile, Metta/LU Riga has not been particularly prolific in front of goal. Therefore, this match may not see a lot of goals, and it may be best to avoid betting on the Over/Under market.