Hacken vs Sundsvall
Sweden – Allsvenskan
Date: Monday, 14th August 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Bravida Arena (Gothenburg).
A 2-1 win away win at Hammarby extended Hacken’s unbeaten run to four games and put them in a touching distance with the Europa League qualification places. They are 6th in the table with 28 points, which is 3 points behind the third placed AIK.
However, Hacken have been disappointing in home games recently as they managed to pick up just one win from the last four. They lost in 2 and drew 1 during the period. Overall, Hacken are ranked 11th in terms of home form managing 3 wins, draws and losses from their 9 games so far.
Sundsvall are in relegation zone, good thing is they can get out with a win on Monday evening. Their form has also improved in recent matches despite managing just 1 win from the last four. They are coming on the back of consecutive difficult fixtures – a loss to Malmo and draw against Ostersunds.
Away from home, Sundsvall managed just 1 win all season. Also, three of the last four are defeats. They are some positives in their approach lately as the team scored 6 goals in the last five away matches after having scored none in the first four.
Hacken vs Sundsvall: Head-to-head
Hacken won 2-1 when the teams met earlier this season
The recent head-to-head matches are dominated by Hacken with 3 wins, 2 draws and a loss from 6 matches.
On the contrary, Sundsvall boast a strong away record at Hacken. They scored 4 of the last five while losing once.
Sundsvall scored at least once in 8 of the 9 visits to Bravida Arena.
Hacken vs Sundsvall: Predictions
Getting out of the relegation zone is a priority for Sundsvall and they will fancy their chances at a ground they had ample success in recent seasons. Despite a comfortable mid-table position, Hacken have a poor home record this term and this makes things easy for the visitors who has improves in recent weeks.
Punters can bank on various goal markets for this game as Sundsvall scored in 9 of their 10 visits to the Bravida Arena. After a slow start to the campaign, they have now scored 6 goals in the last four away game. While Hacken failed to find the the back of the net just twice in their 7 home matches.
Hacken vs Sundsvall: Bet Tips
FT – Draw or Sundsvall at 2.80 odds with Betfair.
A decent alternative is BTTS for 1.84 @ Unibet.