Molde vs Sarpsborg 08 Prediction & Match Preview

Molde vs Sarpsborg 08
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Sunday, 21 July 2019
Kick-off at 19:00 UK/ 20:00 CET
Venue: Aker Stadion (Molde).

An entirely lopsided game is on the cards for fans from the Eliteserien. The current topper of the table, with home advantage, is taking on one of the worst in the competition, who are struggling to get out of the relegation zone.

Molde takes the pole spot in style, with them having scored the most number of goals while letting in the least of all 16 in the competition. Their opponents, meanwhile, is yet to record a win on the road, after seven road trips have been completed.

The only thing that gives hope for the visitors is their superior h2h stats against this opponent. But it may not be relevant on account of their current forms.

Molde vs Sarpsborg 08 Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Sarpsborg recorded the last four h2h wins.
  • The last eight games saw Molde failing to keep a clean sheet.
  • Four of the last five wins at this venue went to the hosts.
  • Five of the last seven encounters here resulted in Molde scoring two or more goals.

Molde vs Sarpsborg 08 Prediction

Molde is unbeaten in their last five games, and in 24 of their last 29. They also had a five-match winning streak in the midst of it. At home, they are on another unbeaten run of nine fixtures, of which eight were wins. They had also registered two or more goals in 16 of their last 20 home ties.

On the other hand, their counterparts are winless in their last five battles, and in nine of their last eleven. On the road, they are once again winless in their last four trips, and in ten of their last twelve attempts.

Finally, and simplistically, the best of the Eliteserien is taking on one of the worst, shackled with the away handicap. Count on the hosts to have a jolly good time on the pitch this Sunday.

Molde vs Sarpsborg 08 Betting Tips

  • Molde to Win @ 1.50 (1/2)
  • Half Time Result: Molde to Win @ 2.00 (1/1).