Sundsvall vs Norrkoping Preview and Predictions

Sundsvall vs Norrkoping
Swedish Allsvenskan
Date: Monday, 6th August 2018
Kick-off at 18:00 UK/ 19:00 CET
Venue: Norrporten Arena (Sundsvall).

Sundsvall welcome Norrkoping for their 16th game of the 2018 Swedish Allsvenskan season.

Sundsvall drew Djurgarden 1-1 last week and the team is now on a two match unbeaten run. They are coming after back-to-back away games, also 4 of their last 5 were on the road.

Their last home game was a 1-0 defeat to current leaders AIK. Another tough test is expected on Monday as Norrkoping are the side sitting at 3rd on the log.

However, this is not a bad season for Sundsvall so far. They are currently 8th in the league, looking to better the 13th placed finish last season.

Home record is quite decent though with Joel Cedergren’s men picking up 4 wins and 2 draws from 8 games so far while losing the other 2.

On the other hand, Norrkoping are coming on the back of a 1-2 away defeat at Malmo. This ends their 8 match unbeaten run that saw 6 wins and 2 draws.

Last week’s defeat also saw the team managed by Jens Gustafsson move 6 points behind AIK, this can be cut down to three points with a win on Monday.

Sundsvall vs Norrkoping Head-to-head

  • Norrkoping are unbeaten in the last 11 games against Sundsvall with 6 wins and 5 draws.
  • Those 6 wins came from the last 8 h2h meetings.
  • Both teams scored and Over 2.5 goals were seen in 4 of the last 6.
  • The corresponding fixture of the last season was a 2-2 draw, which came on the backend of three Norrkoping wins at this venue.
  • Norrkoping scored at least once in their last 7 and 10 of the last 12 visits to Norrporten Arena.

Sundsvall vs Norrkoping Prediction

Norrkoping haven’t been consistent on the road this season and dropped points against team sitting at the bottom half of the table.

Sundsvall haven’t won a head-to-head home or away games against their Monday’s visitors since 2009.

Norrkoping also won three of the last four at Norrporten Arena, and it time for Jens Gustafson and his men to live up to the favorites tag.

Sundsvall vs Norrkoping Betting Tips

  • Both teams to Score at 1.67
  • Away win at 1.80.