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GIF Sundsvall will be at Spånga IP on Saturday for the Superettan game with home team Akropolis IF.
View all of the Akropolis IF v GIF Sundsvall predictions, poll and stats below - as well as up-to-date odds.
Akropolis IF prepare for this match following on from a 1-1 Superettan tied result against Landskrona BoIS.
In that game, Akropolis IF managed 38% possession and 8 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Akropolis IF was Marcus Burman (62'). For their opponents, Landskrona BoIS had 9 attempts on goal with 4 on target. Linus Olsson (71') was the scorer for Landskrona BoIS.
Akropolis IF have struggled with their forward play in recent times. Their ‘goals for’ figure equals just 4 versus opposing sides during the course of their last six outings. In those games, Akropolis have also seen the number of goals against them come to 11. Nevertheless, it remains to be seen whether that trend might persist here in this game or not.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Akropolis IF:
- are undefeated in their previous 3 league matches at home.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
GIF Sundsvall will come into the clash following on from a 2-0 Superettan win versus Norrby IF in their most recent match.
In that match, GIF Sundsvall had 55% possession and 4 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. For GIF Sundsvall, the goalscorers were Linus Hallenius (62') and Albin Ekström (70'). Norrby IF got 7 shots at goal with 2 on target.
The numbers tell their own story, and GIF Sundsvall have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 10 goals in all. At the back, Giffarna have clearly had some problems.
Head to head
The last league meeting between these clubs was Superettan match day 18 on 16/09/2020 which ended up with the score at GIF Sundsvall 1-2 Akropolis IF.
The match was refereed by Fredrik Hansson.
Team News: Akropolis IF
Almost everyone can be considered, as there’s just one fitness concern for the Akropolis IF gaffer Mirza Jelečak to be concerned with thanks to an otherwise robust group of players. Alexander Abrahamsson (Strain) misses out.
Team News: GIF Sundsvall
Owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from, GIF Sundsvall manager Henrik Åhnstrand has no fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match.
GIF Sundsvall and Akropolis IF should both be able to find the back of the net here although it’s difficult to select a clear winner.
It appears that a draw might be on the cards. We’re therefore anticipating a very even match with a 1-1 scoreline after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Spånga IP (4,000)
Captain: Panajotis Dimitriadis
Chairman: Nikos Nikopoulos
Manager: Mirza Jelečak
Competitions: Superettan position 12