Hammarby vs Elfsborg
Sweden – Allsvenskan
Date: Monday, 24th July 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Tele2 Arena (Stockholm).
Hammarby and Elfsborg lock horns for the second time in seven days.
Last week, Elfsborg thrashed Hammarby 3-0 at Boras Arena to extend their unbeaten run in the league to 7 games. They have now picked up 5 wins and 2 draws which helped them move up to the top half of the table. As things stand, Elfsborg could move as high as third in the table, from their current 7th position.
Hammarby’s current form is inconsistent as they won 2 and lost 2. However, they are unbeaten at home this season and are in excellent scoring form. They scored 14 goals from 7 matches far, netting 8 in the last three.
Meanwhile, Elfsborg are not that far in the scoring department. They netted 15 goals from the last 7 league games. Also, they have scored in every away match this season, expect once.
Hammarby vs Elfsborg: Head-to-head
Elfsborg won the last three matches against Hammarby with comfortable margins. The goal ratio is 11 scored to 4 conceded.
Moreover, Elfsborg are unbeaten in the last 6 matches against Hammarby with 4 wins and 2 draws.
Hammarby managed just 1 win from the last 11 matches against Elfsborg. Also, there is only 1 win in their last 6 home games against the same opponent, drawn 2 and lost 3.
Hammarby vs Elfsborg: Prediction
Without a doubt, this will be a fiercely fought battle and this is a tough one to call despite Elfsborg having a clear advantage on paper. We will bank of the goal markets, backed up by excellent scoring form from both sides.
Hammarby vs Elfsborg: Bet Tips
Our main pick is Over 2.5 goals priced at 1.58.
Brave Punters can go for Over 1.5 goals in the first half for 2.40 odds.