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The Allsvenskan tie at Tele2 Arena on Sunday will see home side Djurgårdens IF play against Hammarby IF.
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Djurgårdens IF will be hoping to return to winning ways here after the 1-0 Allsvenskan loss in their previous game against IK Sirius.
In that game, Djurgårdens IF had 49% possession and 23 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. For their opponents, IK Sirius got 13 attempts at goal with 4 of them on target. Moustafa Zeidan (70') scored for IK Sirius.
In their past six games, Kim Bergstrand's Djurgårdens IF have hit the back of the net a combined total of 8 times resulting in an average number of goals scored per match equal to 1.33.
Their past results show that Djurgårdens IF:
- have not been beaten in the league by Hammarby IF in their last 2 games.
- haven't won against Hammarby IF in their last 5 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 2 matches in the league.
Hammarby IF will go into this game after a 2-1 Allsvenskan win to defeat Malmö FF in their last match.
In that match, Hammarby IF managed 40% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target. For Hammarby IF, goals were scored by Gustav Ludwigson (2'), Bjørn Paulsen (6' Own goal) and Astrit Selmani (68'). Malmö FF got 29 shots at goal with 10 on target.
Hammarby IF have regularly broken through opposing defences in their most recent fixtures, having scored 13 goals in their last 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Hammarby IF have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same clashes.
A look at their previous results shows us that Hammarby IF:
- have not been beaten by Djurgårdens IF in games played away from home for the previous 8 league matches. It doesn't get much better than that.
- are undefeated in their previous 4 away league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
A quick look at their past head to head results going back to 28/04/2019 tells us that these encounters have ended in disappointment for Djurgårdens IF. They have not been able to come away with any victories whatsoever whereas Hammarby IF have been superior, winning in 67% of those matches played.
A total of 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 6 for Blåränderna and 10 for Bajen. That’s an average goals per game of 2.67.
Team News: Djurgårdens IF
The Djurgårdens IF manager Kim Bergstrand doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this match owing to a completely injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Hammarby IF
With a fully healthy group available to select from, the Hammarby IF manager Miloš Milojević does not have any fitness worries at all before this clash.
We’re thinking that Hammarby IF could find themselves struggling to see themselves scoring against this Djurgårdens IF side who we reckon will just have the edge.
We therefore fancy a narrow 1-0 winning margin for Djurgårdens IF when the referee blows for full-time.
Will be interesting to see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Tele2 Arena (30,000)
Captain: Magnus Eriksson
Chairman: Lars-Erik Sjöberg
Manager: Kim Bergstrand
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 2
⭐ Star Player: Edward Chilufya
Customarily playing in the Left Attacking Midfielder position, Edward Chilufya was born in Zambia. Having made his senior debut playing for Djurgårdens IF in the 2018 season, the dangerous Midfielder has accumulated 3 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2021 season so far in 16 appearances.