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Bodo Glimt will be taking on visiting opponents ODD Grenland at Aspmyra Stadion in the Eliteserien clash on Sunday.
All Bodo Glimt v ODD Grenland game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
Bodo Glimt are hoping to win again after their last result, a 2-3 Eliteserien success over Tromsø IL.
In that game, Bodo Glimt managed 56% possession and 11 attempts on goal with 5 on target. For Bodo Glimt, the scorers were Amahl Pellegrino (57') and Ulrik Saltnes (63', 87'). At the other end, Tromsø IL had 9 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Eric Kitolano (48') and Isak Amundsen (61') scored for Tromsø IL.
Bodo Glimt have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, netting every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 games.
They’ve managed to rack up 12 during that period and have conceded a total of 4. In any event, time will tell if the trend will persist in this game or not.
Going into this encounter, Bodo Glimt have not been beaten in their last 3 home league matches.
Since tasting defeat last time out to Strømsgodset IF in Eliteserien action, ODD Grenland will be aiming to make amends here.
In that game, ODD Grenland had 59% possession and 10 attempts at goal with 2 on target. Strømsgodset IF got 10 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Herman Stengel (9') scored for Strømsgodset IF.
Proving their predisposition for eventful matches, we’ve seen goals 25 times in the last 6 matches in which ODD Grenland have sent out their troops, making it an average of 4.17 goals each fixture. Opposing teams have managed 16 of those goals.
A look at their previous results shows us that ODD Grenland:
- haven't beaten Bodo Glimt when having played them away from home in the previous 4 league games. Not good.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league matches.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head-to-head clashes stretching back to 20/08/2018 tells us that Bodo Glimt have won 3 of these games and ODD Grenland 2, with the tally of draws being 1.
A combined sum of 21 goals were shared by the two clubs throughout the course of those matches, with 15 from Glimt and 6 for Oddrane. The average goals per game has been 3.5.
The last league encounter featuring the two was Eliteserien match day 6 on 30/05/2021 which ended up with the score at ODD Grenland 1-0 Bodo Glimt.
On that day, ODD Grenland managed 33% possession and 9 shots on goal with 4 on target. The scorer was Sander Svendsen (4').
Bodo Glimt got 7 attempts at goal with 2 on target.
The referee was Espen Eskås.
Team News: Bodo Glimt
The Bodo Glimt boss Kjetil Knutsen doesn’t have any fitness worries to speak of coming into this game owing to a fully injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: ODD Grenland
With a completely healthy group available to select from, the ODD Grenland manager Jan Nornes has zero fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
Our assessment is that ODD Grenland are dangerous enough to put a goal past this Bodo Glimt lineup, but it isn’t expected to be as many as they’ll concede.
We reckon that it will be a close game with a 2-1 winning score for Bodo Glimt when the full-time whistle blows. We’ll have to see what happens.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ 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 Player: Erik Botheim
Usually playing in the Striker position, Erik Botheim was born in Norway. After making a first senior appearance for Rosenborg BK in the 2017 season, the dangerous Forward has scored a sum of 9 league goals in this Eliteserien 2021 season to date in 17 appearances.