Sandefjord vs Kristiansund
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Wednesday, 27 July 2022
Kick-off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: Sandefjord Arena.
Round 9 of Norway Eliteserien is set for this weekend as Sandefjord play host to the rock-bottomed Kristiansund. Hoping to earn their first win of the season, The Owls will be seen traveling to Sandefjord Arena this Wednesday.
Sandefjord is at the 12th spot on the standing with 17 points from 14 games. They won 5 times in the league while having drawn twice and lost on 7 other occasions. The hosts will be confident of scoring this time and will look to keep up their record of scoring in every single home game this season.
The hosts will be hoping to bounce back here following the 2-3 Eliteserien defeat last time out to Molde FK. They have seen their defense breached in all of their previous 6 games, shipping 13 goals along the way.
On the other side, Kristiansund resides at the rock bottom closing the 16th position on the table with a mere 2 points. Of the 13 matches played, they won none while drawing 2 times and have lost on 11 other occasions. Their total goals to conceding ratio stands at 10:29 which is the worst in Eliteserien, showcasing their dreadful lineup.
Last time out, the visitors drew 2-2 in the league tie with Odd. In as many as 5 out of the previous 6 clashes involving Kristiansund, three or more goals have gone in. The average number of goals per game for them stands at a mere 0.83.
Sandefjord vs Kristiansund Head-to-head (h2h)
- Their last 5 h2h games saw Kristiansund with 4 wins while Sandefjord won once.
- At least 2 goals were seen in their last 5 h2hs.
- Sandefjord won the same fixture in last season by 3-2 margin.
Sandefjord vs Kristiansund Prediction
Sandefjord has never won at home this season so far, but they won the same fixture in last season by 3-2 margin. It’s likely that they will score today, as the hosts have netted in the last 8 games coming into this one and have scored 11 goals in the last 5 games.
Meanwhile, Things have not been going that well in front of goal for Kristiansund recently, with the side conceding 13 goals from the last 5 games alone. They also come here on the back of 3 straight away defeats in row.
Considering their previous h2h, we feel that a home win is likely to occur.
Sandefjord vs Kristiansund Betting tips
Sandefjord to win @ 2.05 odds.
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.67 odds.