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AIK will be the visitors at Strandvallen on Sunday for the Allsvenskan tie with hosts Mjällby AIF.
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Mjällby AIF will play in this game following a 1-1 Allsvenskan drawn match versus IK Sirius.
In that match, Mjällby AIF had 41% possession and 14 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. The scorer for Mjällby AIF was Moses Ogbu (87'). At the other end, IK Sirius got 10 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Mohammed Saeid (20') was the scorer for IK Sirius.
It has been a rare occasion in recent games that Mjällby AIF have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that Mjällby have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 games, shipping 13 goals during that time.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Mjällby AIF:
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 home league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 3 league matches.
After being beaten in their last game against IF Elfsborg in Allsvenskan competition, AIK will be hoping to turn things around here.
In that match, AIK had 57% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The scorer for AIK was Henok Goitom (89'). For their opponents, IF Elfsborg had 12 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Per Frick (18') and Jesper Karlsson (39') scored for IF Elfsborg.
The forward players for AIK have failed to get amongst the goals over their last 6 encounters, contributing the poor return of just 4. In those matches, Gnaget have also seen the collective goal tally of their opponents equal 9. That kind of trend isn’t assured to be carried forward into this game, however.
Ahead of this clash, AIK haven’t won away from home in the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 01/04/2012 shows that Mjällby AIF have won 1 of them and AIK 3, with the number of drawn games standing at 2.
An aggregate of 10 goals were produced between them in these games, with 4 for Mjällby and 6 coming from Gnaget. That is an average goals per game value of 1.67.
The previous league meeting between the two was Allsvenskan match day 25 on 24/09/2014 and the score finished Mjällby AIF 1-0 AIK.
On that day, Mjällby AIF managed 46% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Wilhelmsson (50').
AIK got 11 attempts at goal with 4 on target.
The referee was Jonas Eriksson.
Team News: Mjällby AIF
Mjällby AIF boss Marcus Lantz will be grateful to have no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game owing to a completely injury-free squad to choose from.
Team News: AIK
Owing to a completely healthy group to choose from, AIK manager has no fitness worries at all coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that AIK and Mjällby AIF could well both score and end up finding themselves in a fairly even game here.
There should be little in it, and a draw looks to be quite a realistic result. We therefore think that it’s going to be a very close game with a score draw after 90 minutes.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Strandvallen (7,000)
Captain: David Löfquist
Chairman: Magnus Emeus
Manager: Marcus Lantz
Competitions: Allsvenskan position 9
⭐ Star Player: David Löfquist
Mostly played in the Centre Midfield position, David Löfquist was born in Sweden. After making a first senior appearance for Mjällby AIF in the 2009 season, the talented Midfielder has got 3 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2020 season so far in a total of 12 appearances.