Jerv vs Sandefjord
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Saturday, 16 July 2022
Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: J.J. Ugland Stadion – Levermyr.
Gameweek 14 of Eliteserien is set for this weekend as the relegation fighting Jerv play host to Sandefjord where both these sides differ by 3 points and places each. These two teams will be seen clashing at J.J. Ugland Stadion – Levermyr, this Saturday.
Sandefjord is at the 11th spot on the standing with 14 points from 12 games. They won 4 times in the league while having drawn twice and have lost on 6 other occasions. Even though they concede many goals, they tend to score more of the same throughout.
The visiting side that come into this on the back of an entertaining 2-2 draw against Aalesund last week. In as many as 5 of the previous 6 clashes involving Sandefjord, a minimum of three goals have been struck.
On the other side, Jerv resides at the 15th position on the table with 11 points. Of the 13 matches played, they won 3 times in the league while having drawn twice and have lost on 8 other occasions. Residing second from the bottom, they now need 3 more points to escape the relegation zone.
Following promotion last season, Jerv come into this on the back of a 2-3 away defeat to Rosenborg last weekend. They have seen their defense breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 13 goals during that time.
Jerv vs Sandefjord Head-to-head (h2h)
- They met 6 times of which Sandefjord won on 5 while a draw occurred once.
- Jerv lost the last 4h2h games in a row.
- They last met 5 months back in a Club friendly where a 4-1 win was secured by Sandefjord.
- Jerv also lost the last 2 h2hs played at home conceding 4 goals overall.
Jerv vs Sandefjord Prediction
Sandefjord have won 5 of their last 6 encounters with Jerv in all competitions. They now head into this weekend on the back of 4 wins from their last 5 away games. The visitors have also won back to back h2h games played at Jerv’s home.
Meanwhile, Jerv have lost 3 of their last 4 league matches played at home. There is also a good chance that we will see scoring at both ends as they have done in 4 of their last 6 meet-ups in all competitions.
Considering their previous h2h stats and current form, we feel that an away win or draw seems a realistic option.
Jerv vs Sandefjord Betting tips
Draw or win for Sandefjord @ 1.46 odds.
Sandefjord over 1.5 goals @ 2.20 odds.