Norrkoping vs Goteborg
Sweden – Allsvenskan
Date: Monday, 13th May 2019
Kick-off at 18.00 UK/ 19.00 CET
Venue: Ostgotaporten (Norrköping).
Norrkoping has avoided losing since the hitch they experienced at the beginning of the season. Despite this, they have had difficulty in converting this into wins. In fact, the team recorded five wins in the last six matches.
Fans can take solace in the fact that Norrkoping has performed reasonably well in home ties. They need one such game this Monday, to see them start to rise through the ranks. As of now, they are stuck in the lower tier of the league table.
Goteborg raced to the second spot in the table with some great performances. Right now, they trail the pole spot by a single point, and importantly, they have scored the most goals so far in the competition.
Norrkoping vs Goteborg Head-to-head (h2h)
- Seven of the last eight wins went to Norrkoping.
- The last six meetings returned five Norrkoping wins.
- Goteborg lost the last four clashes at this venue in a row.
- Goteborg conceded two or more goals in the last six encounters at this stadium.
- Five of the last seven games had goals from both teams.
Norrkoping vs Goteborg Prediction
Norrkoping has had the upper hand in h2h ties for the last several years. The last six clashes saw five wins by the team, and at this venue, the team won the last four in a row. Norrkoping also scored two or more goals in the last six meetings at this stadium. Importantly, Goteborg has won only once in the last 17 years at this ground.
With the team finding themselves in the bottom tier, count on the hosts to take advantage of this fixture, and get on top of things early. An early goal by the home team is on the cards. Also, take into account the fact that Goteborg conceded in 20 of their last 23 away ties.
Going on, it must be taken under consideration that Goteborg is performing well in the league, and has a shot to take the top spot, whereas, Norrkoping is in the lower tier. Also, Norrkoping was winless in seven of their last eight games. Finally, Goteborg boats of the best offense in the league so far. There’s a negligible chance that the team would keep a clean sheet this Monday.
Norrkoping vs Goteborg Betting Tips
Both Teams to Score @ 1.75 (3/4)
Norrkoping to Score in the First Half @ 1.83 (5/6).