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The Superettan game at Stadsparksvallen on Sunday will see home side Jönköpings Södra IF welcoming opponents AFC Eskilstuna.
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Jönköpings Södra IF
Jönköpings Södra IF will play in this game coming off the back of a 0-0 Superettan tied result against Västerås SK.
In that match, Jönköpings Södra IF managed 52% possession and 4 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. At the other end, Västerås SK got 4 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target.
Jönköpings Södra IF haven’t made the most of their chances in more recent games. Their goals record equals just 2 versus opponents over their previous 6 matches. In those games, Jönköpings Södra IF have also seen the number of goals against them come to 7.
Coming into this meeting, Jönköpings Södra IF are without a win at home for the past 5 matches in the league. Fans are getting restless.
AFC Eskilstuna head into the encounter following a 3-4 Superettan win with the eclipse of Falkenbergs FF in their last match.
In that game, AFC Eskilstuna had 55% possession and 16 attempts on goal with 7 on target. For AFC Eskilstuna, the goalscorers were Viktor Götesson (12') and Ashley Coffey (35', 49', 75'). Falkenbergs FF had 9 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Nsima Peter (56', 61') and Kwame Kizito (88') scored for Falkenbergs FF.
The stats tell the story, and AFC Eskilstuna have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, with opponents netting 13 goals in total. Defensively, AFC Eskilstuna seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. Even so, we’ll just have to find out if the trend shall be maintained in this upcoming game or not.
Coming into this fixture, AFC Eskilstuna have not beaten Jönköpings Södra IF when having played them away from home in the previous 5 matches in the league. They'll be keen to stop this run.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes dating back to 30/09/2017 shows us that Jönköpings Södra IF have won 1 of these & AFC Eskilstuna 3, with the number of drawn results standing at 2.
A combined total of 12 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 6 for J-Södra and 6 created by AFC Eskilstuna. That’s an average goals per game of 2.
The previous league contest featuring these clubs was Superettan match day 6 on 16/05/2021 and the score finished AFC Eskilstuna 1-0 Jönköpings Södra IF.
In that match, AFC Eskilstuna had 44% possession and 11 shots on goal with 5 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Ashley Coffey (62').
Jönköpings Södra IF had 14 shots at goal with 6 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Martin Strömbergsson.
Team News: Jönköpings Södra IF
The Jönköpings Södra IF manager Patric Jildefalk will be grateful to have no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash owing to a completely healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: AFC Eskilstuna
Owing to a completely healthy group to pick from, the AFC Eskilstuna boss Melke Alan has zero fitness concerns to speak of coming into this clash.
It’s looking like AFC Eskilstuna and Jönköpings Södra IF may well end up cancelling each other out here.
A draw looks like a realistic possibility, but we’ll see what happens. We’re therefore predicting a very even match with a 1-1 score at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Jönköpings Södra IF
Stadium: Stadsparksvallen (5,500)
Captain: Fredric Fendrich
Chairman: Mats Tidstrand
Manager: Patric Jildefalk
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 9
⭐ Key Player: Eric Johana Omondi
Typically deployed in the Striker position, Eric Johana Omondi was born in Kenya. Having played his first senior match for IF Brommapojkarna in the 2018 season, the gifted Forward has netted 6 league goals in this Superettan 2021 season so far in a total of 25 appearances.