Lillestrom vs Stabaek: Preview and Prediction

Lillestrom vs Stabaek:
Norwegian Tippeligaen
Date: Sunday, 10 July 2016
Kick-off: 17:00 UK Time
Venue: Arasen Stadion (Kjeller).

Lillestrom and Stabaek will face off against each other on Sunday evening as the two teams look to forward to a win.

Lillestrom are in 10th position in the table and are struggling to find their feet this season, they are currently on a four-game win-less streak and have lost 4 of their last 6 games, drawn 1 and lost 1, they come into this game from a 4-2 home defeat at the hands of Tromsoe, they will be hoping for a win in this game to give the fans a lifting spirit.

Stabaek lost out on the Uefa Europa League qualification on Thursday after a 1-0 home defeat from their visitors C.Quay, they drew the first leg at C.Quay in June which now makes it their third game without a win in all competitions, having lost out in the UEL, they will now concentrated sorely in the domestic games to turn their shambolic season around.

Lillestrom: Predicted Line-up (4-4-2)

Faye-Lund: Mikalsen, Kippe, Amundsen, Skogseid: Ofkir, Martin, Lundemo, Jradi: Knutzon, Friday.

Stabaek: Predicted Line-up (4-2-3-1)

Sayouba: Moe, Naess, Skjonsberg, Meling: Grossman, Gorozia: Njie, Omoijuanfo, Asante: Mehmeti.

Lillestrom vs Stabaek: Head-to-Head stats

  • Overall (42 matches): Stabaek – 17 wins, Lillestrom – 13 wins, Draws – 12.
  • Lillestrom at home vs Stabaek (22 matches): 8 wins, 7 draws, 7 losses.
  • Stabaek have also dominated their last 4 ties, winning the 4 games.
  • Stabaek had kept 3 clean sheets in the last 4 games against Lillestrom and scored at least 2 goals in each of the last 4 games.

Lillestrom vs Stabaek: Predictions

The game is a tough one and could ho either way, but Stabaek may experience fatigue in the game having played a game on Thursday, this may give the home team an advantage over them.

The game is likely to see up to 3 goals; also I predict a win for the home side.

Lillestrom v Stabaek-Statistical Prediction-Norway-Tippeligaen-10-July-2016

Lillestrom v Stabaek: Tips

  1. Lillestrom wins
  2. Over 2.5 goals