Orebro vs AFC Eskilstuna: Preview and Predictions

Orebro vs AFC Eskilstuna
Date: 21st September 2017
Kick off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Behrn Arena

It’s the 24th round of Swedish Allsvenskan and it brings us a duel between Orebro and AFC Eskilstuna at Behrn Arena.


Orebro is coming from a duel against the second-ranked Djurgarden. They played away and lost with a score of 4-1. Besara, their top scorer with 10 goals, scored the one goal for Orebro, and thus at least reduced the goal difference. That has been their 9th loss since the beginning of the season. Now losses prevail in their record, beside 8 wins and 6 draws. Currently, they are sitting at the 11th place in the league table.

AFC Eskilstuna

They too are coming from a loss, but at home. They hosted GIF Sundsvall and lost with a score of 1-2. They manged to reduce the goal difference thanks to Sundsvall’s player Bjorkander, who scored own goal. That has been their 15th loss. They have only 2 wins (at home against Malmo FF and Kalmar) and 6 draws. With 12 points, they are currently sitting at the bottom of the table.

Orebro vs AFC Eskilstuna: Head to head

They have had 5 head to head encounters in total so far. Orebro won twice, while AFC Eskilstuna never won. Three times their duels ended with a draw. Their duel in April, when Orebro played away, ended with a 2-2 draw. Aside from that encounter, they haven’t met since 2006.

Orebro vs AFC Eskilstuna: Prediction

In this fixture, the hosts are definitely the favourites. In 5 of the last 6 matches they played at home, they managed to score at two or more goals. So, we believe they will win in this match while scoring at least two goals.

Orebro vs AFC Eskilstuna: Bets

Orebro to win @ 1.74 – Betfair

Total goals by home team over 1.5 @ 1.67 – Betfred