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AC Horsens are going up against away side FC Nordsjælland at CASA Arena Horsens in the Superliga clash on Friday.
Scroll down to see all of the predictions, poll and statistics for AC Horsens v FC Nordsjælland - plus the latest betting odds.
AC Horsens will be hoping to bounce back here following the 2-1 Superliga loss in their previous game against Viborg FF.
In that match, AC Horsens had 40% possession and 8 attempts on goal with 3 on target. The scorer for AC Horsens was Magnus Riisgaard Jensen (93'). On the other side, Viborg got 18 shots at goal with 7 on target. Justin Lonwijk (9') and Ibrahim Said (20') scored for Viborg FF.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times where AC Horsens haven’t conceded. In fact, AC Horsens have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 10 goals on the way. That pattern might not follow through into this game, though.
Looking at their past form shows that AC Horsens:
- haven't been beaten in the league by FC Nordsjælland in their previous 2 games.
- have left without a victory over FC Nordsjælland in their last 5 league games.
In their last fixture, FC Nordsjælland drew 1-1 in the Superliga tie with FC Midtjylland.
In that match, FC Nordsjælland had 47% possession and 11 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for FC Nordsjælland was Ernest Nuamah (15'). On the other side, FC Midtjylland got 15 attempts on goal with 5 on target. Evander (101') scored for FC Midtjylland.
Flemming Pedersen's FC Nordsjælland have found the back of the net 8 times throughout their latest sextet of matches. The number of goals that they have conceded during those same clashes adds up to 6.
Analysis of their past results shows that FC Nordsjælland:
- remain undefeated by AC Horsens when having played them away from home in the previous 10 matches in the league. Travelling fans must really look forward to this fixture.
- are undefeated in their last 8 league matches away from home. What a good run they have put together.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 26/08/2018 shows us that AC Horsens have won 1 of these games & FC Nordsjælland 2, with the tally of drawn games being 3.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 22 overall which averages out at 3.67 goals per match.
The last league match featuring these sides was Superliga match day 20 on 07/03/2021 and the score finished FC Nordsjælland 2-2 AC Horsens.
The referee was Jørgen Daugbjerg Burchardt.
Team News: AC Horsens
The AC Horsens manager Jens Berthel Askou does not have any fitness concerns at all before this match thanks to a completely injury-free squad ready to go.
We think that Den Gule Fare could kick off with a 3-4-3 formation, beginning the first half with Matej Delac, James Gomez, M. Kiilerich Hansen, Magnus Jensen, Thomas Santos, Janus Drachmann, David Kruse, Lubambo Musonda, Moses Opondo, Anders K. Jacobsen and Aron Sigurdarson.
Team News: FC Nordsjælland
Due to a fully healthy squad to choose from, the FC Nordsjælland boss Flemming Pedersen doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.
We’re of the thinking that Tigrene could decide to play in a 4-3-3 lineup using Andreas Hansen, Oliver Villadsen, Kian Hansen, Adamo Nagalo, Martin Frese, Mads Bidstrup, J. Steen Christensen, Mohammed Diomande, Mads Kristian Hansen, Ernest Nuamah and Andreas Schjelderup.
We’re thinking that AC Horsens will have their work cut out to break down this FC Nordsjælland side who we think might manage to score & go ahead.
We’re therefore tipping a highly competitive game with a 0-1 winning score for FC Nordsjælland at the end of this one.
Looking forward to watching this one unfold.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: CASA Arena Horsens (10,495)
Captain: Janus Drachmann
Chairman: Claus Olsen
Manager: Jens Berthel Askou
Competitions: Superliga position 7, DBU Pokalen (Second Round)
⭐ Star Man: Lubambo Musonda
Typically used in the Right Wing position, Lubambo Musonda was born in Lusaka, Zambia. After having made a senior debut playing for Śląsk Wrocław in the 2018 - 2019 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 2 league goals in the Superliga 2022 - 2023 campaign to date coming from a total of 8 appearances.