Brann vs Lillestrom
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Sunday, 23 June 2019
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Brann Stadion (Bergen).
Brann’s winning streak came to an end two match-days back, with a loss, and it was followed by a draw. This stunt they pulled has put them in a tough situation, with the top-tier chances in jeopardy.
The last day, the team practically threw away their advantage, and opportunity to post three points on the board, after leading till late into the game. The hosts, Haugesund, had conceded a penalty, which was converted, but in the 62nd minute, they hit back to equalize the scorelines.
Opponents Lillestrom has just one win from their last five ties, and could face time in the relegation zone, should they keep up with this form. Their last clash was in front of their home crowd, and it began on a sour note with an early sending off for them.
Guests Viking then piled on the pressure and succeeded in netting two goals to take three points for themselves.
Brann vs Lillestrom Head-to-head (h2h)
- Six of the last nine wins went to Lillestrom.
- Both teams found the back of the net in the last three matches.
- Nine of the last eleven wins at this venue went to the hosts.
- Since 2000, Brann has never failed to find the back of the net.
Brann vs Lillestrom Prediction
Brann was unbeaten in seven of their last eight matches and won six of them as well. They also had a four-game winning streak in this stretch. At home, they avoided a loss in 16 of their last 20 match-ups and had multiple three-tie winning runs during this while.
Lillestrom, meanwhile, lost their last two fixtures and failed to score in both of them. They also were winless in six of their last nine and was so in 17 of their last 22 on the road. In addition, they could score just once from their last three away ties.
Going on, whenever these teams have locked horns at this venue, Brann came out on top and registered nine of the last eleven wins. They are also on a scoring streak of 19 appearances against this opponent and has kept this run alive for the last two decades.
Count on the hosts to get back to their winning ways and continue their assault on the top spot.
Brann vs Lillestrom Betting Tips
Brann to Win @ 1.40 (2/5)
The Hosts to Score in the First Half @ 1.60 (3/5).