Sarpsborg vs FK Haugesund
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Wednesday, 29 July 2020
Kick-off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Sarpsborg Stadion (Sarpsborg).
It is likely to expect a couple of goals in ninety minutes when the mid-table sides like Sarpsborg and Haugesund lock horns with each other in Eliteserien.
Sarpsborg vs FK Haugesund Match preview
The 3-0 loss on the road against Viking last time out in the league marked their return to losing trend after four consecutive unbeaten games in their league schedule.
Out of their six losses so far, three have come at home and the other three away from home. They are on a two-game winning streak at home in the league, and both wins are with clean sheets.
Haugesund has three wins in their ten league fixtures in the schedule until now. They were on a three-game losing streak before pulling the 1-0 win at home against Rosenborg in the last clash.
They have only one win in their four trips on the road so far this season. The visitor has scored only 2 goals while conceding 7 goals in the same period.
With such poor away form in the campaign, the odds are against the traveling side in the encounter and the match also does not promise many attempts in ninety minutes.
Sarpsborg vs FK Haugesund Head-to-head (h2h)
- The host has been unbeaten for the past seven meetings.
- Three of their recent four fixtures have ended in a draw.
- Both teams have scored in the last five clashes.
- Their previous encounter resulted in a 1-1 draw.
- The host is unbeaten at home in the last three matches.
Sarpsborg vs FK Haugesund Prediction
Sarpsborg turned around their form in the campaign after their plight of losses in their schedule at the start of this season. Haugesund has been unstable in their new season with a mixed form, which does not suggest a favoring factor for an away win.
The host will enjoy at least a slight ground advantage in the clash. Besides, they have stayed unbeaten against the visitors in their h2h encounters since 2016. So, this gives them an edge over the traveling side with a poor form on the road.
The safest option for the punters in the game will be to go with a draw no bet over the favorites. At 1.50 odds, Sarpsborg’s chances will probably yield decent returns for the punters. Another tip from the goals area will be over 1.5 goals with 1.40 odds as the best bet in the encounter.
Sarpsborg vs FK Haugesund Betting tips
Draw no bet: Sarpsborg @ 1.50 (1/2).
Over 1.5 goals @ 1.40 (2/5).