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The Superettan game at Tunavallen on Saturday will see home side AFC Eskilstuna doing battle with Falkenberg.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for AFC Eskilstuna v Falkenberg are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
AFC Eskilstuna won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 1-0 Superettan loss in their previous game against IK Brage.
In that match, AFC Eskilstuna managed 48% possession and 4 attempts at goal with 1 on target. The scorer for AFC Eskilstuna was Rasmus Wikström (57' Own goal). IK Brage got 7 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
It’s not been often in recent games that AFC Eskilstuna have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that AFC Eskilstuna have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 7 goals along the way.
Leading up to this clash, AFC Eskilstuna:
- have not beaten Falkenbergs FF in their previous 2 league games.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 6 league matches at home.
Falkenberg head into the game following a 2-1 Superettan win to beat Västerås SK in their most recent outing.
In that match, Falkenbergs FF had 52% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For Falkenbergs FF, goals were scored by Kwame Kizito (29') and Adam Bergmark Wiberg (79'). On the other side, Västerås SK had 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. Viktor Prodell (39') was the scorer for Västerås SK.
In as many as 5 out of the previous 6 clashes featuring Falkenbergs FF, at least three goals have been hit. The overall average goals scored per game in that time is 3, with the average number of goals for Falkenbergs FF being 1. Previous results aside, time will tell if that trend might continue on in this upcoming match.
Their previous form shows that Falkenbergs FF:
- haven't won against AFC Eskilstuna when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
- are without an away win for the past 3 league games.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head meetings stretching back to 17/04/2010 shows that AFC Eskilstuna have won 1 of them & Falkenberg 4, with the tally of drawn results being 1.
A total of 9 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 2 for AFC Eskilstuna and 7 being from Falkenberg. That is an average goals per game value of 1.5.
The last league fixture featuring the two was Allsvenskan match day 30 on 02/11/2019 which finished with the scoreline of Falkenbergs FF 1-0 AFC Eskilstuna.
That day, Falkenbergs FF had 51% possession and 21 shots at goal with 7 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Nsima Peter (92').
AFC Eskilstuna had 8 attempts on goal with 1 on target.
The match was refereed by Bojan Pandžić.
Team News: AFC Eskilstuna
AFC Eskilstuna boss Özcan Melkemichel has zero fitness worries at all coming into this match owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Falkenberg
Owing to a fully injury-free group to choose from, Falkenberg manager Hasse Eklund doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash.
We’re of the opinion that Falkenberg and AFC Eskilstuna may well end up cancelling each other out here.
It appears that a draw might be on the cards. That is why we are leaning toward a close game with a 1-1 scoreline after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tunavallen (6,000)
Captain: Joshua Wicks
Chairman: Alex Ryssholm
Manager: Özcan Melkemichel
Competitions: Superettan position 10
⭐ Key Player: Alexander Ahl-Holmström
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Alexander Ahl-Holmström was born in Sweden. Having made his senior debut playing for Kalmar FF in the 2018 season, the dangerous Forward has bagged 6 league goals in this Superettan 2021 season to date coming from a total of 9 appearances.