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Mjällby AIF arrive at Bravida Arena on Saturday for the Allsvenskan meeting with home side BK Häcken.
All BK Häcken v Mjällby AIF match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
BK Häcken will be looking for an improved result here following a 4-2 Allsvenskan loss in their previous game against IF Elfsborg.
In that match, BK Häcken managed 53% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. For BK Häcken, the goals were scored by Godswill Ekpolo (8') and Alexander Jeremejeff (53'). IF Elfsborg had 10 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. Per Frick (38', 60'), Johan Larsson (62') and Sveinn Aron Guðjohnsen (91') scored for IF Elfsborg.
Matches with BK Häcken have tended to be lively ones lately with plenty of scoring being the norm. Over their past 6 games alone, the sum total of 28 goals have gone in for both teams combined (at an average of 4.67 goals per game) with 16 of those accredited to BK Häcken. It will be interesting to see whether or not that trend can be sustained in this game.
Looking at their past form shows that BK Häcken:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Mjällby AIF in their last 2 matches.
- have not registered a win against Mjällby AIF in their last 4 league matches.
- are undefeated in their last 5 home league matches.
In their previous fixture, Mjällby AIF drew 0-0 in the Allsvenskan match with AIK.
In that game, Mjällby AIF had 53% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, AIK had 10 shots on goal with 2 on target.
Over the course of 5 of the past six games featuring Mjällby AIF, a relatively low number of goals have been struck between them and their opponents. The overall average number of goals per game within that spell comes to a meagre 1.33, with the average goals for Mjällby standing at 0.83.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Mjällby AIF:
- have not won against BK Häcken when having played them away from home in the previous 5 league games. Not the best of away records.
- remain undefeated by BK Häcken when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
- are undefeated in their last 3 league matches away from home.
Head to head
Checking on their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 20/04/2014 shows us that BK Häcken have won 2 of these and Mjällby AIF 1, with the tally of draws being 3.
There were also goals galore in those games, with 23 in all which averages out at 3.83 goals per meeting.
Team News: BK Häcken
Samuel Gustafson (Hamstring Injury) and Ali Youssef (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be able to feature for BK Häcken manager Per-Mathias Hogmo.
Team News: Mjällby AIF
Owing to a fully healthy group to choose from, the Mjällby AIF manager Anders Torstensson has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game.
In our opinion, BK Häcken should really be able to score a couple when they meet Mjällby AIF, who will be up against it finding the net themselves.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a comfortable 2-0 winning score for BK Häcken when all’s said and done.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Bravida Arena (6,500)
Captain: Rasmus Lindgren
Chairman: Anders Billström
Manager: Per-Mathias Hogmo
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 10, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying)
🔑 Star Player: Alexander Jeremejeff
Generally deployed in the Striker position, Alexander Jeremejeff was born in Kungsbacka, Sweden. After making a first senior appearance for BK Häcken in the 2014 season, the goalscoring Forward has bagged 9 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2021 campaign to date coming from a total of 17 appearances.