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AIK meet away side IFK Göteborg at Friends Arena in this Allsvenskan match on Sunday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for AIK v IFK Göteborg can be seen below (plus the best game odds).
AIK will be looking for another win after a 1-2 Allsvenskan success versus Östersunds FK.
In that game, AIK had 45% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For AIK, goals were scored by Per Karlsson (7') and Henok Goitom (64'). For their opponents, Östersunds FK had 14 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Thomas Isherwood (87') scored for Östersunds FK.
Their more recent scorelines shine a light on the fact that there has been much resilience in the AIK defence. Gnaget have kept it tight, seeing the tally of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last 6 outings standing at 3.
Coming into this meeting, AIK are undefeated in their last 2 home league matches.
IFK Göteborg go into this clash following a 1-0 Allsvenskan win as they beat Varbergs BoIS in their most recent fixture.
In that game, IFK Göteborg managed 49% possession and 7 shots at goal with 2 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for IFK Göteborg was August Erlingmark (39'). Varbergs BoIS got 9 shots at goal with 4 on target.
Roland Nilsson's IFK Göteborg have seen their efforts on goal rewarded a total of 9 times throughout their previous six matches. The aggregate of goals that have been scored against them during the equivalent period equals 5.
Looking at the pre-match facts, IFK Göteborg:
- haven't beaten AIK when they've played them away from home in the last 4 league matches. Not the best of away records.
- are unbeaten in their last 8 league matches away from home. What an impressive run of results.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head clashes going back to 30/10/2017 shows that AIK have won 4 of these & IFK Göteborg 2, with the number of draws standing at 0.
A combined total of 12 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 7 from Gnaget and 5 netted by Blåvitt. That is an average goals per game value of 2.
Team News: AIK
AIK boss Bartosz Grzelak does not have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game with a fully healthy squad available for selection.
Team News: IFK Göteborg
Owing to a completely healthy group available to select from, IFK Göteborg manager Roland Nilsson doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this game.
In our view, IFK Göteborg have it within them to find the back of the net against this AIK team, but that isn’t expected to be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our tip is for a 2-1 advantage for AIK at the end of the match. Should be a good one.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Friends Arena (54,329)
Captain: Henok Goitom
Chairman: Robert Falck
Manager: Bartosz Grzelak
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 12
🔑 Star Player: Paulos Abraham
Usually deployed in the Left Wing position, Paulos Abraham was born in Sweden. After having played his first senior match for AIK in the 2020 season, the accomplished Forward has scored a sum of 3 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2020 campaign so far in 18 appearances.