Stromsgodset vs Stabaek: Preview and Prediction

Stromsgodset vs Stabaek:
Norwegian Tippeligaen,
Date: Subday, 31-July-2016,
Kick-off: 19:00 UK Time.

Stroemsgodset will play host to relegation threatened Stabeak on Sunday night as they hope to get back to winning ways.

Stroemsgodset were unlucky last time, they were beaten 2-0 on the road by Lillestroem, the defeat halted their 3 game winning run. They are in 3rd position with 32 points, they are 8 points below Leaders Rosenborg.

Stroemsgodset are the second best team at home, they are unbeaten in their 9 home games as they have won 8 and drawn 1. They will be hoping win this game to extend there winning streak at home.

Meanwhile Stabeak are battling relegation, they are 14th in the table with 15 points, they have lost 10 games and won 4. They are unbeaten in their last 3 games but have drawn the last 2.

Stabeak have won just 2 games on the road this season, they have lost 5 and drawn 2. They are on same point as Vaalerenga, a win in this game will lift them out of the zone should Vaalerenga lose or their game.

Key Facts

  • Stroemsgodset are on 8 game winning streak in their last 8 home games.
  • Stabeak have scored at least 2 goals in their last 3 away games.

Stromsgodset vs Stabaek: Head to Head stats

Stabeak have won a greater part of their previous games, they have won 20 games while Stroemsgodset have won 13.

Stroemsgodset have won their last 2 games against Stabeak, but they have lost 4 of their last 6 against Stabeak.

Stromsgodset vs Stabaek: Prediction

Stroemsgodset are the favourite in this game considering their good run of form and their good home record. Stabeak are in a relegation fight, they would put up a good fight.

Games between the two teams rarely end in draw, only 2 of their prevous 35 games have ended as draw.
I predict a win for the home team and i expect the game to see up to 3 goals. Also i expect the visitors to get their own share of the goals.

Stromsgodset vs Stabaek: Tips

1. Stroemsgodset win.
2. Over 2.5 goals.