ARARAT-ARMENIA FC - URARTU FC: BEFORE THE MATCH
In the 16th round of VBET Armenian Premier League Urartu FC will hold away match with Ararat-Armenia FC. The match will take place at the FFA Technical Centre-Academy, kick-off at 14:00. Below we present the facts about the expected rivalry․
The teams held 6 matches with each other. Urartu FC won once, Ararat-Armenia FC - 2, and 3 matches ended in a draw. 12 goals were scored in 6 matches, 5 of which were scored by players of Urartu FC and 7 by players of Ararat-Armenia FC. It is noteworthy that in this rivalry only two Armenian players scored goals - Erik Petrosyan and Vahagn Ayvazyan. The biggest result of official matches between these teams so far was recorded in the very first match, then Urartu FC won 3-1.
DEBUT MATCH OF GRIGORYAN
Under the leadership of Aleksandr Grigoryan, Urartu FC hold first match in the Armenian Premier League with Ararat-Armenia FC. No goals were scored in the match of 19 November of 2019. In official tournaments, this is the only match between Ararat-Armenia FC and Urartu FC led by Grigoryan. There were also two matches, but they were friendly and both ended in a 1-1 draw.
Teams have not played official matches this season. Instead, on October 11 last year, a friendly fixture took place. In this match, which took place at the FFA Technical Center-Academy, a 1-1 draw was recorded. Oleg Poliakov scored in Urartu FC, and Yusuf Otubanjo in Ararat-Armenia FC.
FANS ENTRY ALLOWED
Starting from the 16th round of the VBET Armenian Premier League, the presence of fans at the stadium will be allowed. So fans who miss Armenian football can already freely visit the stadiums. The match will also be broadcast on the FFA YouTube channel. Let us remind that the match of the 16th round Ararat-Armenia - Urartu of the 16th round of the VBET Armenian Premier League will be held on March 2 in the FFA Technical Center-Academy, kick-off at 14:00.