Djurgårdens IF will visit Påskbergsvallen on Wednesday for the Allsvenskan game with hosts Varbergs BoIS.
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Varbergs BoIS v Djurgårdens IF match are shown here - plus the latest match odds.
Varbergs BoIS will play in this match following on from a 1-1 Allsvenskan tied result versus Östersunds FK.
In that match, Varbergs BoIS managed 39% possession and 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. The only player to score for Varbergs BoIS was Daniel Krezic (47'). For their opponents, Östersunds FK got 8 shots at goal with 1 on target. Ludvig Fritzson (90') was the scorer for Östersunds FK.
It has been seldom in recent times that Varbergs BoIS haven’t conceded. The facts show that Varbergs have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, leaking 9 goals along the way. Let’s find out whether or not that trend will be sustained in this game.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Varbergs BoIS:
- haven't been defeated in their previous 5 home league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
Djurgårdens IF go into this meeting following on from a 3-1 Allsvenskan win as they beat BK Häcken in their last match.
In that game, Djurgårdens IF managed 50% possession and 26 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. For Djurgårdens IF, the goalscorers were Kalle Holmberg (20', 45') and Erik Berg (47'). On the other side, BK Häcken had 7 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Patrik Wålemark (33') scored for BK Häcken.
A series of very capable showings from the Djurgårdens IF defensive players has resulted in the number of goals they’ve conceded amounting to 3 from their past 6 fixtures in total. In that period of time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 7.
Team News: Varbergs BoIS
Varbergs BoIS manager Joakim Persson will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game thanks to a fully healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Djurgårdens IF
Owing to a completely injury-free group to pick from, Djurgårdens IF boss Kim Bergstrand does not have any fitness worries to speak of before this match.
In this match, Varbergs BoIS would be disappointed if they were not to breach the defence of this Djurgårdens IF team, although one goal likely won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
We’re therefore expecting a close game with a 1-2 victory for Djurgårdens IF at the end of the match. There shouldn’t be much in it, either way.
What are the best odds for the game?
Turning to the betting odds on the WDW market, a win for Varbergs BoIS can be had for 4.05, going for a draw is 3.6 & taking a punt on victory for Djurgårdens IF is 1.87. They are the best of the bets offered at the moment.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Påskbergsvallen (4,500)
Captain: Jesper Modig
Chairman: Lars Karlsson
Manager: Joakim Persson
Competitions: Allsvenskan position 7
⭐ Star Man: Astrit Seljmani
Mostly used in the Striker position, Astrit Seljmani was born in Sweden. Having made a first senior appearance for Ängelholms FF in the 2016 season, the accomplished Forward has hit 4 league goals in the Allsvenskan 2020 season to date coming from a total of 6 appearances.