A Liga 1 match between Universitatea Cluj and UTA Arad will hold on February 04th, 2024, Sunday at 11:00h (UTC), in Romania, check the Universitatea Cluj vs UTA Arad betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Universitatea Cluj vs UTA Arad will occur
The game will be played in the Cluj Arena stadium, in the city of Cluj-Napoca, with a capacity for 30200 spectators, who hope to help the team to surprise in this match.
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Introduction to the Universitatea Cluj vs UTA Arad betting tip 2023/2024
In the current edition of the Liga 1, we can see a growth in the average goals. While last season the tournament had an average of 2.39 goals per match, now the competition has an average of 2.61 goals per match.
Universitatea Cluj last match
Universitatea Cluj comes from a defeat recorded in the last match played. The opponent was CSM Iaşi, in a match valid for Liga 1, and the two teams finished the match with a score of 1-0. On the field, I. Sabău’s team lined up with a 4-2-3-1.
A defeat of the home team had odds of 3.50, which makes it clear that a close match was expected.
UTA Arad last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for Liga 1, UTA Arad, who used a 4-2-3-1 formation, faced the Sepsi team with a final score of 2-1.
The odds for the home team to win before the match were 3.40, so it was logical to expect a fairly even match.
Universitatea Cluj vs UTA Arad h2h
The last time these teams battled against each other in Liga 1, Universitatea Cluj ranked 13th place while UTA Arad was in 14th place. Universitatea Cluj took to the field with a 4-4-2 tactic, while UTA Arad deployed in a 4-3-3 formation.
The most recent precedent between these two clubs was in 15-09-2023, in the 2023/2024 season of the Liga 1, which ended with a 0-1 win for Universitatea Cluj.
The last encounter between these two it was a close fight.
The UTA Arad team has accomplished more consistent results in the past five games, than Universitatea Cluj its counterpart.
Liga 1 leaderboard now
Considering the home team Universitatea Cluj, standing in 8th place with 32 points in the Liga 1 competition in Romania. Their performance statistics have been such as 8 wins, 7 losses and, 8 draws.
Saddled with the same points against Hermannstadt in position 7, in the 24th round.
Universitatea Cluj, though not having high aspirations, no relegation concerns, and occupying the middle of the league table in the Romania Liga 1, will still try to take advantage of the home factor to get a win.
Universitatea Cluj analysis
After round number 23 in Liga 1, Universitatea Cluj has 30 goals scored and 33 conceded.
The Universitatea Cluj team comes from a defeat in the Liga 1, and its coach Ioan Ovidiu Sabău wants to counter this trend by imposing a loss on his opponent, using the advantage of playing at home.
The average number of shots toward the net of Universitatea Cluj can give us useful indications about the team’s offensive abilities, and its goal average. The team counted 4.35 shots into the opponent’s goal for each match played.
Universitatea Cluj is a more offensive team than UTA Arad, having 2373 attacks vs. 2181 from UTA Arad, having scored 30 times. In comparison, UTA Arad converted into goal 25 times.
Best goalscorer from Universitatea Cluj
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Dan Nistor. The Midfielder has already scored 9 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Universitatea Cluj, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
It should also be noted that 4 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Liga 1 leaderboard now
With 27 points won, UTA Arad is in 12th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation Round zone. The team’s campaign so far is 6 wins against 8 losses, plus 9 draws.
The team has no disadvantage against U Craiova 1948 who occupies position 11 in the 24th round and has the same amount of points.
UTA Arad analysis
After 23 rounds, UTA Arad has conceded more goals than has scored. They conceded a total of 33 goals so far and scored 25 times.
Best goalscorer from UTA Arad
When we analyze the team’s attack so far, the competition’s performance at the individual level Claudiu Micovschi is the player to highlight. Helping UTA Arad with 5 goals scored this season, the Attacker has been instrumental in achieving positive outcomes.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Universitatea Cluj is Dan Nistor, who has already scored 9 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of UTA Arad is Claudiu Micovschi, he has scored in 5 opportunities.
The best time to place bets is between 75-90 minutes as some study have shown this to be where most goals happen.
Under 2.5 goals are a valid alternative, considering that often UTA Arad does not concede goals playing away from home. Besides, UTA Arad has an average of 0.82 goals per game when playing as a visitor.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.75.
Corners Top Betting Tips
To obtain good betting results, remembering that there is an average of 4.59 corners per game when the corners numbers of both teams are combined.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 4.26 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
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Universitatea Cluj vs UTA Arad betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on February 04th, 2024, Sunday.
The match will take place at the Cluj Arena stadium in Cluj-Napoca.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Liga 1 match, referring to the 2023/2024 season, and ended with a 0-1 result for Universitatea Cluj.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.