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AIK will be the visitors at Varberg Energi Arena on Sunday for the Allsvenskan tie with home team Varbergs BoIS.
Our Varbergs BoIS v AIK predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - along with the latest match odds.
Varbergs BoIS enter this fixture coming off the back of a 0-0 Allsvenskan draw versus IF Elfsborg.
In that game, Varbergs BoIS had 36% possession and 11 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For their opponents, IF Elfsborg got 14 shots at goal with 2 of them on target.
Over their past six games, Joakim Persson's Varbergs BoIS have managed to score a total of 7 times, with that being an average number of goals per match equal to 1.17.
Coming into this contest, Varbergs BoIS are undefeated in their last 10 home league matches. It's been impressive.
AIK will go into the game following on from a 3-0 Allsvenskan win with the downing of Östersunds FK in their last game.
In that game, AIK had 58% possession and 23 attempts on goal with 13 of them on target. For AIK, the goalscorers were Nicolás Stefanelli (27'), Zack Elbouzedi (62') and Nabil Bahoui (73'). For their opponents, Östersunds FK had 6 attempts on goal with 0 on target.
A tendency of at least one team drawing a blank in games involving AIK has become apparent in recent matches. Examining their last 6 games reveals that it has happened 6 times. In these clashes, opposing sides have hit a goal aggregate of 3 while AIK have scored 5.
Going into this one, AIK have not won away from home in their last 6 league games.
Head to head
The last league game between these clubs was Allsvenskan match day 10 on 10/07/2021 which finished with the scoreline of AIK 2-1 Varbergs BoIS.
That time, AIK had 69% possession and 23 shots on goal with 7 of them on target. The scorers were Bojan Radulovic (37') and Filip Rogić (77').
At the other end, Varbergs BoIS had 6 attempts on goal with 1 on target. Tashreeq Matthews (23') scored.
The referee was Mohammed Al-Hakim.
Team News: Varbergs BoIS
The Varbergs BoIS manager Joakim Persson doesn’t have any fitness concerns at all before this clash thanks to a fully injury-free squad available to select from.
Team News: AIK
Thanks to a fully injury-free group available for selection, the AIK boss Bartosz Grzelak has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game.
We’re inclined to think that Varbergs BoIS will have to play well to score against this AIK team who should score & stay on top.
We’ve gone for a good battle with a 0-1 victory for AIK after 90 minutes.
Let’s see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Varberg Energi Arena (4,500)
Captain: Jon Birkfeldt
Chairman: Lars Karlsson
Manager: Joakim Persson
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 9
⭐ Key Player: Ryan Moon
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Ryan Moon was born in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. After having played his first senior match for Varbergs BoIS in the 2021 season, the gifted Forward has bagged 6 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2021 campaign so far in 22 appearances.