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The Superettan tie at Stora Valla on Wednesday will see home side Degerfors IF facing opposition in the form of Östers IF.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Degerfors IF v Östers IF, scroll down (inc. the best betting odds).
Degerfors IF go into this match coming off the back of a 1-1 Superettan drawn match against Orgryte.
The only name on the scoresheet from Degerfors IF was Christos Gravius (51'). Aílton Almeida (89') scored for Orgryte.
Under three goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Degerfors IF have been involved. Regarding the goal distribution from that period, opposing sides scored an aggregate of 3 while Degerfors got themselves 6.
Looking at their past form shows that Degerfors IF:
- have not been beaten in the league by Östers IF in their previous 2 matches.
- have not been beaten in their last 2 home league matches.
In their previous fixture, Östers IF drew 1-1 in the Superettan tie with GIF Sundsvall.
The only player to score from Östers IF was Carl Johansson (5'). Johan Blomberg (81') scored for GIF Sundsvall.
Over the course of 5 of the prior 6 games involving Östers IF, a notably low volume of goals have gone in between them and their opposition. The overall average goals scored per game in that period is just 1.67, with the average goals for Östers being 0.83. That trend isn’t assured to be continued here, however.
Their prior results show that Östers IF:
- are unbeaten in their last 3 away league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
Inspecting their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 08/09/2017 shows us that Degerfors IF have won 1 of these games and Östers IF 2, with the number of drawn results standing at 3.
18 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 8 of them from Degerfors and 10 being from Östers. The average goals per game has been 3.
The previous league match between these sides was Superettan match day 29 on 26/10/2019 which ended up with the score at Degerfors IF 2-0 Östers IF.
The match was refereed by Johan Krantz.
Team News: Degerfors IF
Degerfors IF manager Tobias Solberg will be thankful to have no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game with a fully healthy squad available to choose from.
Team News: Östers IF
With a fully healthy squad available to select from, Östers IF boss Denis Velic does not have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this game.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that Östers IF will likely create enough chances to breach the defence of this Degerfors IF team, but that might not be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a 2-1 winning score for Degerfors IF at full-time. There looks to be little in this one.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Stora Valla (7,500)
Captain: Christoffer Wiktorsson
Chairman: Fredrik Rakar
Manager: Tobias Solberg
Competitions: Superettan position 2
⭐ Star Man: Villiam Dahlström
Normally playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Villiam Dahlström was born in Sweden. After having made a senior debut playing for Degerfors IF in the 2020 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has scored 2 league goals in this Superettan 2020 season to date coming from a total of 7 appearances.