Sarpsborg vs Lillestrom
Date: Monday, 10th June 2017
Kick-off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: Sarpsborg Stadion.
One of the most thrilling matches in Round 16 of Eliteserien will be the clash between Sarpsborg 08 and Lillestrom. Both Sarpsborg and Lillestrom are in the solid form, so it will be interesting to see whether one of the teams will come on top.
The hosts’ form is in slight decline as they dropped a lot of points in the last five games. Three draws and one victory and defeat are far from the desirable form for a team fighting for the title. Currently, Sarpsborg are only three points behind Rosenborg, so Norwegian Eliteserien will have one of the tightest seasons ever.
Sarpsborg are the second-best home team in the league with 17 points earned from five wins, two draws, and a sole defeat.
The visitors are in the excellent form – last five games brought 12 points from four victories and a lone defeat. Last week, they beat Stromsgodset with 2-0.
Regardless of the excellent results lately, Lillestrom are still in the lower part of the table with only 20 pts accumulated. They are very serious opponent on the road, too. In the last five visits, they were beaten only once, while winning and drawing two games apiece.
Sarpsborg vs Lillestrom: Head-to-head
Lillestrom won tree out of last five duels with Sarpsborg 08, but the last two were finished in favor of the hosts. Also, Lillestrom left the positive impression in Sarpsborg with 3 wins from 5 visits.
Sarpsborg vs Lillestrom: Prediction
Sarpsborg are struggling to get back on winning track – the fact that Lillestrom will attempt to turn into their favor. They will be hoping to add another victory to their streak, but even a draw against third-placed side would be a positive result for the guests.
Sarpsborg vs Lillestrom: Bet Tips
The first bet will be Lillestrom +0.75 Asian Handicap at the odds of 1.92.
If you prefer higher risk and reward you can go for Both Teams to Score YES in the First Half at the odds of 4.75.