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The Eliteserien meeting at Aspmyra Stadion on Sunday will see home team Bodo Glimt do battle with Lillestrøm SK.
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Bodo Glimt will play in this game coming off the back of a 2-2 Eliteserien stalemate vs FK Haugesund.
In that game, Bodo Glimt managed 63% possession and 17 attempts on goal with 7 on target. The only player to score for Bodo Glimt was Hugo Vetlesen (76', 87'). FK Haugesund got 15 shots at goal with 9 of them on target. Alexander Søderlund (10') and Mads Sande (90') scored for FK Haugesund.
Bodo Glimt haven’t had any problems with scoring, finding the back of the net in one hundred percent of their last 6 matches.
They’ve managed to rack up 14 during that time while also conceding a total of 6. That kind of trend might not follow through into this game, of course.
A look at their previous results shows us that Bodo Glimt:
- have not been beaten in the league by Lillestrøm SK in their last 7 matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 7 home league matches.
In their previous fixture, Lillestrøm SK drew 0-0 in the Eliteserien tie with Vålerenga.
In that match, Lillestrøm SK managed 53% possession and 6 shots at goal with 2 on target. For their opponents, Vålerenga had 6 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target.
During their six latest matches, Geir Bakke's Lillestrøm SK have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 8 times - giving them a goals per game average of 1.33.
Ahead of this clash, Lillestrøm SK haven't won against Bodo Glimt when they have played them away from home in the previous 3 league matches.
Head to head
A glance at their prior head to head meetings dating back to 13/08/2016 tells us that Bodo Glimt have won 3 of them & Lillestrøm SK 0, with the tally of drawn games standing at 3.
In all, 13 goals were scored between them in this period, with 10 from Glimt and 3 belonging to Kanarifuglene. The average goals per game has been 2.17.
The previous league encounter featuring these clubs was Eliteserien match day 15 on 15/08/2021 and the score finished Lillestrøm SK 0-1 Bodo Glimt.
That day, Lillestrøm SK had 43% possession and 8 shots at goal with 2 on target.
On the other side, Bodo Glimt had 14 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Erik Botheim (78') was the scorer.
The referee was Espen Eskås.
Team News: Bodo Glimt
The Bodo Glimt boss Kjetil Knutsen will be happy not to have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game owing to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Lillestrøm SK
With a completely injury-free group available for selection, the Lillestrøm SK manager Geir Bakke does not have any fitness concerns to report coming into this clash.
In our view, Lillestrøm SK have enough to put one past this Bodo Glimt side, but that may not quite be enough to avoid a loss.
Our selection here is for a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for Bodo Glimt after 90 minutes. Looking forward to this.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Aspmyra Stadion (4,616)
Captain: Ulrik Saltnes
Chairman: Inge Henning Andersen
Manager: Kjetil Knutsen
Competitions: Eliteserien position 1, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying), Conference League Qualifiers (3rd Qualifying Round), Conference League Qualifiers (Play Off Round), Conference League (Group C)
🔑 Star Man: Ola Solbakken
Mostly played in the Right Wing position, Ola Solbakken was born in Norway. Having made his senior debut playing for Ranheim in the 2018 season, the accomplished Forward has managed 6 league goals in the Eliteserien 2021 season to date in a total of 22 appearances.