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The Superliga match at Nature Energy Park on Friday sees home side Odense BK locking horns with Aalborg BK.
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Odense BK will be looking to improve on their last outing here after a 2-0 Superliga defeat in their last game at the hands of SønderjyskE.
In that match, Odense BK managed 56% possession and 15 shots at goal with 6 on target. For their opponents, SønderjyskE got 13 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Emil Holm (61') and Emil Frederiksen (90') scored for SønderjyskE.
Fewer than three goals per game were seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Odense BK have been participants. In terms of the goal attribution from that period, opposition teams scored an aggregate of 8 and De Stribede totted up 6. We shall soon see if that trend can be continued on in this game.
Heading into this fixture, Odense BK are unbeaten in their last 2 home league matches.
Aalborg BK will go into this clash following a 4-0 Superliga win versus Lyngby BK in their most recent fixture.
In that game, Aalborg BK managed 51% possession and 20 shots at goal with 8 of them on target. For Aalborg BK, goals were scored by Lucas Andersen (11'), Tom van Weert (45') and Tim Prica (80', 88'). Lyngby BK had 8 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The stats don’t lie, and Aalborg BK have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 8 goals in all. At the back, Aalborg have not been doing too well.
Pre-game facts show that Aalborg BK:
- have not registered a win against Odense BK when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
- have not won away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head-to-head meetings going back to 14/12/2018 shows us that Odense BK have won 2 of these and Aalborg BK 3, with the number of drawn games standing at 1.
A sum of 14 goals were scored between them in this period, with 7 of them from De Stribede and 7 for Aalborg. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
The previous league encounter between the two was Superliga match day 4 on 21/04/2021 which ended up with the score at Aalborg BK 3-2 Odense BK.
That day, Aalborg BK had 48% possession and 13 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. The goals were scored by Tom van Weert (8') and Tim Prica (87').
For their opponents, Odense BK got 16 shots at goal with 5 of them on target. Alexander Juel Andersen (55' Own goal, 92') and Ayo Simon Okosun (66') scored.
The match was refereed by Mikkel Redder.
Team News: Odense BK
Odense BK manager Michael Hemmingsen has no fitness worries at all ahead of this clash thanks to a fully healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Aalborg BK
Thanks to a fully injury-free group ready to go, Aalborg BK boss Martí Cifuentes has no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game.
Looking at these two, we feel that Aalborg BK and Odense BK are both capable of scoring here.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw. That’s why our selection here is for a 1-1 scoreline at the end of this game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Nature Energy Park (15,790)
Captain: Janus Drachmann
Chairman: Niels Thorborg
Manager: Michael Hemmingsen
Competitions: Superliga position 9
🔑 Star Player: Emmanuel Sabbi
Regularly used in the Striker position, Emmanuel Sabbi was born in Vicenza, Italy. After having made a senior debut playing for Hobro IK in the 2017 - 2018 season, the accomplished Forward has bagged 4 league goals in the Superliga 2020 - 2021 season so far in 25 appearances.