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Rosenborg BK face off with visiting club Bodo Glimt at Lerkendal Stadion in the Eliteserien match on Sunday.
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Rosenborg BK will be wanting a better result here after the 4-1 Eliteserien loss in their previous game against Molde FK.
In that match, Rosenborg BK had 54% possession and 10 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Rosenborg BK was Dino Islamović (56'). At the other end, Molde FK had 15 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Ohi Omoijuanfo (29'), Magnus Wolff Eikrem (39'), Sheriff Sinyan (61') and Emil Breivik (89') scored for Molde FK.
Matches featuring Rosenborg BK have tended to be absorbing ones of late with a lot of goalmouth action the rule rather than the exception. Over their past 6 games, the sum total of 22 goals have flown in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.67 goals per game) with 10 of these being chalked up by Rosenborg BK.
Heading into this fixture, Rosenborg BK have left without a victory over Bodo Glimt in their last 3 league matches.
Bodo Glimt will come into the encounter following a 2-0 Conference League win to defeat CSKA Sofia in their most recent game.
For Bodo Glimt, goals were scored by Sondre Fet (25') and Erik Botheim (85').
Over the course of their last 6 clashes, Bodo Glimt have bagged a tally of 11 goals. Bodo Glimt have additionally got on the scoresheet on each one of those occasions. In that time, they’ve had 4 goals go into their own net. Such a trend isn’t assured to be continued here, of course.
Going into this one, Bodo Glimt are undefeated in their previous 8 away league matches. They've been so good on the road.
Head to head
A look at their past head to head clashes going back to 24/11/2018 shows us that Rosenborg BK have won 1 of these & Bodo Glimt 3, with the number of drawn results being 2.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 24 overall which averages out at 4 goals per match.
The last league game featuring these clubs was Eliteserien match day 3 on 16/05/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Bodo Glimt 2-2 Rosenborg BK.
On that occasion, Bodo Glimt had 59% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 3 on target. The goals were scored by Erik Botheim (9') and Sondre Fet (52').
Rosenborg BK had 10 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Carlo Holse (23') and Rasmus Wiedesheim-Paul (88') scored.
The referee was Kai Erik Steen.
Team News: Rosenborg BK
The Rosenborg BK boss Åge Hareide doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this match with a completely injury-free squad available to choose from.
Team News: Bodo Glimt
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection, the Bodo Glimt manager Kjetil Knutsen has zero fitness worries to speak of ahead of this match.
In our view, Bodo Glimt and Rosenborg BK should both be able to find the back of the net at least once here although it’s difficult at this stage to select a clear winner.
Shouldn’t be much in it, and there should be goals with a draw being quite a realistic outcome. We’re therefore anticipating a hard-fought contest, finishing with a draw at the end of this game.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Lerkendal Stadion (21,423)
Captain: Markus Henriksen
Chairman: Ivar Koteng
Manager: Åge Hareide
Competitions: Eliteserien position 4, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying), Conference League Qualifiers (3rd Qualifying Round), Conference League Qualifiers (Play Off Round)
🔑 Key Man: Stefano Vecchia
Mostly used in the Left Wing position, Stefano Vecchia was born in Sweden. After making a first senior appearance for IF Brommapojkarna in the 2013 season, the goalscoring Forward has struck 10 league goals in the Eliteserien 2021 campaign to date from a total of 15 appearances.