Elfsborg vs Sundsvall
Sweden – Allsvenskan
Date: Sunday, 21 October 2018
Kick-Off at 16:30 UK/ 17:30 CET
Venue: Borås Arena (Borås).
They lost the last match in the league to Sirius in an away fixture. With a total of 6 goals scored in that match an own goal and a Penalty scored by Obasi was all they could conjure. The game finished 4-2.
Goalkeeper Kevin Ellegaard was good in front of goal with 4 saves. Last season they finished 8th in league. The hosts are 11th in the table with 6 wins and 12 defeats.
Jimmy Thelin was appointed this year after his recent managerial success with Jönköpings Södra. Simon Lundvall has scored 6 goals for them in this campaign.
The visitors came up with a good performance this year reaching 7th in the table from 13th last season. Joel Cedergren has been in the managers’ chair since 2013.
The team are on a 4 game undefeated streak and is fresh from a home win of 2-0 against Kalmar. Goals was scored by David Batanero and David Haro. Swedish forward Linus Hallenius is their top scorer for this season.
In the home win against the same opposition this season Romain Gall scored twice to win the game for Cedergren’s team 2-1. Gall converted from the spot in the 7th minute of the game before a goal from Issam Jebali got the game back in level terms for the Elegants. Five minutes later Gall found the net again.
Elfsborg vs Sundsvall: Head-to-head (h2h)
Elfsborg has 5 wins and 2 losses in the last 10 h2h matches.
When these sides played in the reverse fixture, Sundsvall won 2-1.
The yellow one shave lost 4 in their last 10 games. They are on a 2 game losing streak at the moment. Three of the last 5 home games ended as a defeat for them.
The Giffarna have 5 wins from last 10 matches played in all competitions. In the last 5 away games they have got 2 victories and same number of defeats, with 4 of those games ended with over 2.5 goals in total.
Elfsborg vs Sundsvall: Prediction
Sundsvall has a goal machine in Linus Hallenius. The swede has netted 14 goals this season.
The hosts have a bad home form and a poor clean sheet stat this season.
Both the teams are capable of getting goals but the visitors look more likely to walk away with three points in this game.
With five rounds remaining in the league both the coaches will want a strong finish.
Elfsborg vs Sundsvall: Betting Tips
Away win @ 2.10 (11/10).
BTTS @ 1.70 (7/10).