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Örebro SK will visit Friends Arena on Sunday for the Allsvenskan showdown with home team AIK.
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AIK are hoping to win again after their last result, a 0-1 Allsvenskan victory versus Djurgårdens IF.
In that match, AIK had 51% possession and 10 shots on goal with 4 on target. The scorer for AIK was Nabil Bahoui (74'). On the other side, Djurgårdens IF had 5 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target.
Their most recent results highlight the fact that quality has been evident in the AIK rearguard. Gnaget have been mean at the back, with the tally of goals that have gone past their goalkeeper during their past 6 games standing at 3. Putting that to one side, it remains to be seen if such a trend might persist in this upcoming match.
Their past results show that AIK:
- haven't lost in the league to Örebro SK in their last 2 games.
- are undefeated in their previous 4 home league matches.
After a losing effort in their last game against Kalmar FF in Allsvenskan competition, Örebro SK will be aiming to make amends here.
In that match, Örebro SK managed 63% possession and 8 shots at goal with 1 on target. The only player to score for Örebro SK was Johan Mårtensson (3' Own goal). Kalmar FF had 8 shots on goal with 1 on target.
The stats tell the story, and Örebro SK have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 8 goals overall. Defensively, Örebro certainly have room for improvement.
Going into this contest, Örebro SK have not emerged victorious against AIK when they have played them away from home in the previous 8 league matches. It has been a terrible run on the road.
Head to head
A look at their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 13/03/2018 tells us that AIK have won 3 of these games and Örebro SK 1, with the tally of drawn games standing at 2.
An aggregate of 13 goals were shared by the two clubs during those clashes, with 9 for Gnaget and 4 being from Örebro. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.17.
The previous league encounter featuring these sides was Allsvenskan match day 1 on 14/06/2020 when it finished Örebro SK 0-2 AIK.
That day, Örebro SK managed 40% possession and 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target.
On the other side, AIK got 11 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Robin Tihi (59') and Asani (92') scored.
The match was refereed by Martin Strömbergsson.
Team News: AIK
AIK boss Bartosz Grzelak doesn’t have any fitness worries at all before this game owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Örebro SK
Thanks to a fully injury-free squad available for selection, Örebro SK manager Axel Kjäll doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of before this match.
We’re thinking that AIK are likely to convert a lot of goal-scoring opportunities.
At the other end, Örebro SK might well find it a difficult task to score themselves although we do reckon that they could well end up hitting back at some stage.
We’re predicting a 3-1 winning score for AIK at the conclusion of the game.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Friends Arena (54,329)
Captain: Henok Goitom
Chairman: Robert Falck
Manager: Bartosz Grzelak
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 8
🔑 Key Player: Henok Goitom
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Henok Goitom was born in Solna, Sweden. Having made his senior debut playing for Udinese in the 2004 - 2005 season, the talented Forward has struck 8 league goals in the Allsvenskan 2020 campaign so far coming from a total of 27 appearances.