Hobro vs FC Helsingoer
Date: Sunday, July 16th, 2017
Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: DS Arena, Hobro.
The newcomers will square off at DS Arena, the home of Hobro who greet Helsingor. Both sides are unquestionably eager to prove in Danish elite, so we can expect a high-tempo match with a goal on both sides.
Hobros’ preseason went as they desired. In the opening match, they outplayed Skive with the minimal result of 0-1. Several days later, Hobro created a lot of trouble to Aarhus in the 1-1 draw. In the last prep friendly Hobro conceded almost immediately, but they quickly bounced back and won 2-1 against Viborg.
Similar to each newly promoted side, Hobro’s goal in the upcoming season is to secure the survival in the top flight.
Helsingor were a bit lucky to seal the spot in Superliga. They faced Viborg in the relegation playoffs. Both legs ended 1-1, and as the second match went into the extra time, both Viborg and Helsingor scored in the added 30 minutes. Luckily, they won 3-3 on aggregate due to away goals rule.
The visitors will have the same task as Hobro in their forthcoming campaign – securing another season in Danish Superliga.
Hobro vs Helsingoer: Head-to-head
The two sides met three times in Danish 1st Division. Their first encounter ended as a draw, while both Hobro and Helsingor registered a win to nil on the home turf.
Hobro vs Helsingoer: Prediction
The clash at DS Arena will undoubtedly attract football public in Denmark. Both Hobro and Helsingor will face the difficult battle for survival as the season is progressing and despite Sunday’s match is their first in Superliga, it could be one of those ‘6-point’ clashes.
The two teams frequently change their play style and approach and it will be thrilling to see what they have prepared for their first contest among the elite.
Hobro vs Helsingoer: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Both Teams to Score YES at the odds of 1.91.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Correct Score 1-1 at the odds of 6.50.