Our prediction for this Scottish Premiership match:
Ross County and Aberdeen take on each other at Global Energy Stadium in a postponed Premiership game. The Staggies played out a thrilling 3-3 draw with Rangers at the weekend, with the team regaining a much-needed confidence. Ross County footballers aim to give fans yet another reason for celebration, but, no doubt, they would be happy with one point from the midweek game. Midfielder David Cancola should be the only absentee in the home side.
The Dons, on the other hand, aim to make amends for a 1-0 loss to St. Mirren. Aberdeen want to stay in the Championship Group berth, and they are likely to go for a win in Tuesday’s clash. Since Ross County looked sharp in front of goal in the 3-3 draw with Rangers, we believe that punters from all around the globe can find value in betting on both teams to score. All Marley Watkins, Andrew Considine, and Michael Devlin are likely to miss the game with injuries.
Highlighted Player (Funso Ojo ):
Funso Ojo is a Belgium international who plays for Aberdeen as a midfielder. Ojo was born in Antwerp on August 28, 1991, starting his youth career at Olse Merksem. In 2004 he was spotted by PSV scouts, moving to Eindhoven very soon.
Funso Ojo made 11 appearances for PSV in the Dutch Eredivisie before moving to Beerschot AC, yet another club from his youth career. The Belgium international played for the likes of Royal Antwerp, Dordrecht, Willem II, and Scunthorpe United before signing a deal with Aberdeen in 2019. Funso Ojo made his Scotland Premiership debut in a 3-2 win over Hearts.
Speaking of his international career, Ojo has one cap with the Belgium U21 team, but he has yet to earn a call-up for the Belgium senior team. His primary position is central midfield, but he is capable of producing fine displays as a defensive midfielder. As his parents are of Nigeria descent, the Aberdeen footballer has a dual citizenship.
Highlighted Team (Aberdeen):
Nicknamed the Dons, Aberdeen are professional football club that compete in the Scottish Premiership. Pittodrie Stadium is the club’s home ground, and it can hold up to 20,866 spectators. The Dons were one of the dominant forces in Scottish football during Sir Alex Ferguson’s era, with the team winning three Scottish League titles from 1980 to 1985.
However, Aberdeen clinched their first domestic trophy in the 1954/55 season, with the team finishing the process three points clear of Scottish giants Celtic. The club’s biggest success came in the 1982/83 season when they defeated the famous Spanish club Real Madrid 2-1 in the title game. Later in 1983, Aberdeen won the UEFA Super Cup as they defeated Hamburger SV 2-0 at Volksparkstadion.
The Dons are well known for their red home kit, while away shirt has a shiny gold base colour. Inverness Caledonian are considered one of the club’s biggest rivals, with the two teams facing each other in the North derby.