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Orgryte are the guests at Tunavallen on Saturday for the Superettan meeting with home side AFC Eskilstuna.
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AFC Eskilstuna won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 2-0 Superettan losing effort in their last game against Trelleborgs FF.
In that match, AFC Eskilstuna had 51% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. Trelleborgs FF had 11 attempts on goal with 7 on target. Haris Brkić (67') and Henry Offia (88') scored for Trelleborgs FF.
It has been a rare occasion in recent times where AFC Eskilstuna have shown defensive steel. The reality is that AFC Eskilstuna have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 games, leaking 10 goals in the process.
Their previous form shows that AFC Eskilstuna:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Orgryte in their previous 6 matches.
- have not won against Orgryte in their previous 2 league matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 4 league matches at home.
After a losing effort in their last game against Örebro SK in Superettan competition, Orgryte will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, Orgryte managed 52% possession and 12 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Örebro SK had 15 shots on goal with 11 of them on target. Samuel Kroon (35') and Kalle Holmberg (44', 53') scored for Örebro SK.
Looking at their form, and Orgryte have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 11 goals overall. At the back, Orgryte could really do with shoring things up. Such a pattern might not be continued into this next game, of course.
Head to head
A glance at their most recent head to head clashes stretching back to 12/10/2020 shows us that AFC Eskilstuna have won 3 of them & Orgryte 0, with the tally of draws standing at 3.
A lot of goals were also scored during this period, 24 in total at an average of 4 goals per meeting.
Team News: AFC Eskilstuna
There aren’t many personnel worries, with just the lone fitness concern for the AFC Eskilstuna manager Nolberto Solano Todco to be concerned about from of an almost fully healthy group. 11 (AFC Eskilstuna) is sidelined.
Team News: Orgryte
Owing to a completely injury-free group available for selection, the Orgryte boss Jeffrey Aubynn does not have any fitness concerns to report before this clash.
We envisage that Orgryte and AFC Eskilstuna could end up without much reward for their efforts here.
It will be interesting to see how this one goes, and it’s not easy to pick a clear winner. We therefore think that it’s going to be a 0-0 scoreline when the referee blows the final whistle.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tunavallen (7,800)
Chairman: Alex Ryssholm
Manager: Nolberto Solano Todco
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 11
🔑 Star Player: Emmanuel Agyemang Duah
Mostly used in the Right Wing position, Emmanuel Agyemang Duah was born in Ghana. Having made his senior debut playing for AFC Eskilstuna in the 2022 season, the accomplished Forward has got 2 league goals in this Superettan 2023 season to date in 12 appearances.