Aalesund vs Lillestrom: Preview and Prediction

Aalesund vs Lillestrom:
Norwegian Tippeligaen,
Date: Sunday, 31-July-2016,
Kick-off: 14:30 UK Time.

Relegation threatened Aalesund, will be hosting mid table team Lillestroem on Sunday afternoon as they hope for a miracle to lift them out of the relegation zone.

Aalesund have been on a poor form since the beginning of the season, they have endured 10 losses in their last 17 games, they have won 3 and drawn 4, They will be coming into this game from a 6-0 thrashing at Brann.

Aalesund are currently without a win in their last 5 games, with 2 draws and 3 defeats which includes 6-0 thrashing at Brann, 4-1 whooping at Odds Ballklubb and 4-2 defeat at Stroemsgodset. They will be hoping to halt the slide with a win or a draw in this game.

Lillestroem will look forward to a win to make it 2 wins in 2 games after going 5 games without a win. Lillestroem have won just 1 of their last 6 games, they have drawn 1 and lost 4 to keep them in the 10th position with 20 points.

Lillestroem have been bad on the road this season, they have won just 1 game in their last 8 games this season, they have lost 4 and drawn 3.

Aalesund vs Lillestrom: Head to Head stats

  • Both teams have played 25 previous games against each other, 9 of the games have been won by Lillestroem, also 9 have been drawn too while Aalesund have won 7.
  • Aaleseund’s wins against Lillestroem are all at home soil, they have lost 3 games at home to Lillestroem and drawn 2.
  • The last 3 games between the two teams at Color Line stadium have ended in 1-1 draw.
  • 6 of their last 7 games have all ended in draw with each team scoring not more than a goal in each game.

Aalesund vs Lillestrom: Prediction

The game will be a tough one, there are no favourite in this fixture as both teams are in a poor form. They both have just 1 win in their last 6 games.

Aalesund will see the game as a must win game if they want to get out of the relegation zone.

The game will likely end in draw considering the series of draws incurred by Aalesund at home soil recently and most of their recent games against each other have ended in draw.

I predict a 1-1 draw in the game, but for a safer tip i will choose double chance for Aalesund.

Aalesund vs Lillestrom: Tips

1. Aalesund win or draw
2. Both teams to score (yes)

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