Odds BK vs Lillestroem: Preview and Predictions

Odds Ballklubb vs Lillestroem Norwegian Eliteserien Match Preview 23rd October 2017

Odds Ballklubb vs Lillestroem
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Monday, 23rd October 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: Skagerak Arena (Skien).

In the last match of Eliteserien round 26 Odd welcome Lillestroem at Skagerak Arena in Skein. The hosts are comfortably sitting in the middle of the table while the visitors are yet to secure the survival in the top flight.

Odds Ballklubb

The hosts are sitting in the seventh position with 35 points earned. They are quite inconsistent as they struggle to register two back-to-back victories.

However, Odd have been showing excellent performances on the home turf. Four consecutive victories and only 8 goals conceded after 12 games makes Skagerak Arena a fortress.

Lillestroem

The visitors are now in the 11th place with 31 points collected. They are only six points away from the relegation zone and they are yet to delve into the fight for survival as the season is coming to a close. In the last match, they bested Sogndal in the last minutes of the match, so they won’t be under the huge pressure in Skien.

Lillestroem are winless in the last five away games with three draws and two defeats. They have scored 18 goals while conceding 23 which points on the road so their matches have been quite dynamic.

Odds Ballklubb vs Lillestroem: Head-to-head

Odd won three out of last five competitive games against Lillestrom. The visitors have proved they can play at Skagerak Arena as they grabbed the 1-3 victory back in the 2016.

Odds Ballklubb vs Lillestroem: Prediction

Odd are entering this match with basically nothing to play for at this point as UEFA zone is points away, while Lillestrom would be dragged closer to the relegation zone in a case of the defeat. Therefore, the visitors will step into the match with defensive approach and try to score from set-pieces and counter-attacks.

Odds Ballklubb vs Lillestroem: Bet Tips

The main bet will be Under 2.5 goals at the odds of 1.93

If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Correct Score 1-1 at the odds of 7.00.

All Odds courtesy of 888Sport