Elfsborg vs Goteborg
Sweden – Allsvenskan
Date: Monday, 14th August 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Boras Arena (Boras).
Things have taken a tumble at Elfsborg with their win-less run extended to three games with the 2-2 draw against Orebro last week. They lost 2 and drew 1 during the period and have some holes to fix in the defense after conceding 2 goals each in the process.
Elfsborg must be happy to get back to their home ground as they boast of a strong record with 5 wins, 1 draw and 3 losses from 9 matches so far this season.
Meanwhile, Goteborg are coming on the back of a morale boosting 2-1 win over the mighty AIK at home. The result preserve their unbeaten record at home this season, which now stood at 9 games with 3 wins and 6 draws.
Away from home, Goteborg haven’t had much of a success. They have so far won a moderate 3 from 9 outings so far.
Elfsborg vs Goteborg: Head to Head
The teams settled for a 1-1 draw when they met at Goteborg earlier this season. This is the fourth stalemate on the bounce between the two.
Goteborg are unbeaten in the last 10 games against Elfsborg, only 3 wins with remaining 7 games ending in stalemates.
At home, Elfsborg haven’t lost to Goteborg since 2005, a streak of 11 games with 5 wins and 6 draws.
Elfsborg vs Goteborg: Prediction
Elfsborg come with a good credentials in home matches this season. The three matches they lost at this venue this season are against teams at the top most section of the league table. They picked 5 wins and a draw from the remaining six.
Goteborg so far failed to fare in away games and come with poor stats of 3 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses. Importantly, their three away wins were against teams at the rock bottom of the table.
On head-to-head and home versus away form comparison, Elfsborg took set for a comfortable win here.
Elfsborg vs Goteborg: Bet Tips
FT – Elfsborg to win for 2.05 odds with Betfair.
The banker bet is BTTS and Over 2.5 goals for 1.80 odds.