Viking vs Stromsgodset Prediction & Match Preview

Viking vs Stromsgodset Norwegian Eliteserien Predictions by LeagueLane

Viking vs Stromsgodset
Norway – Eliteserien
Date: Thursday, 12 May 2022
Kick-off at 18:00 UK / 19:00 CET
Venue: SR-Bank Arena.

Viking is leading the Eliteserien table with 3 back to back wins. They will be hoping to do more of the same as they invite Stromsgodset to SR-Bank Arena, this Thursday.

The Dark blues are leading the table with 15points from 6 games. They won 5 times in the league while drawing none and losing only once. The home side have scored 14 in total while conceding a sum of only 6 which so far.

Viking are hoping to win again following the 3-4 league triumph against Molde FK. Matches involving them have usually been engaging encounters as of late with high scoring being the norm. Over their past half dozen clashes alone, a grand total of 20 goals have been scored for both sides combined.

On the other hand, Stromsgodset is at the 13th position on the table with just 6 points. Of the 5 matches played, they won 2 times while drawing none and having lost on thrice other occasions. They have been highly inconsistent since the start and they need to look onto their offensive side as they seems to be lacking finishing quality.

Stromsgodset played Rosenborg in their last match and this was a home game at Marienlyst Stadion where they won by 3-0. During their 6 latest matches, Bjørn Petter Ingebretsen’s men have converted a total of 7 times, earning them the goals scored per game average of 1.17.

Viking vs Stromsgodset Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Viking won thrice of their last 5 h2h matches.
  • Last time Stromsgodset won over this foe was 5 years back.
  • The reverse fixture on last October saw a 1-0 win in favour of Viking.

Viking vs Stromsgodset Prediction

Viking remain unbeaten in the league by Stromsgodset in their previous 6 matches. They have also won their last 3 home league matches maintaining 2 cleansheets. The hosts have seen scoring 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 home matches.

Meanwhile, Stromsgodset have not won against this home side when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league games. They have lost 3 of their past 5 matches this season and has failed to score in 5 of their last 10 away matches as well.

By the looks of thing, expect a victory for toppers Viking this Thursday.

Viking vs Stromsgodset Betting tips

  • Viking to win @ 1.53 odds.
  • No BTTS @ 2.25 odds.
  • Full time correct score Viking 3-0 @ 11.00 odds.