Falkenberg will be taking on visiting club Helsingborgs IF at Falcon Alkoholfri Arena in the Superettan tie on Tuesday.
Our Falkenbergs FF v Helsingborgs IF tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below - as well as the best betting odds.
Falkenberg go into this game after a 1-1 Superettan drawn game versus Orgryte.
The only scorer from Falkenbergs FF was Adam Bergmark Wiberg (2'). Ajdin Zeljkovic (60') was the scorer for Orgryte.
It’s been seldom in recent times that Falkenbergs FF haven’t conceded. In fact, Falkenbergs FF have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, giving up 9 goals along the way.
Ahead of this meeting, Falkenbergs FF have left without a victory over Helsingborgs IF in their previous 13 matches in the league. That has got to hurt.
Following on from being beaten in their last game against GIF Sundsvall in Superettan action, Helsingborgs IF and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
In that game, Helsingborgs IF had 46% possession and 9 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Helsingborgs IF was Charlie Weberg (55'). GIF Sundsvall got 6 shots on goal with 4 on target. Linus Hallenius (25') and Paya Pichkah (90') scored for GIF Sundsvall.
In their last six outings, Helsingborgs IF have bagged a total of 10 goals. Helsingborgs IF have additionally got on the scoresheet in every single one of those games. Over that period, they’ve had 9 goals go against them. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being sustained in this game.
Pre-game facts show that Helsingborgs IF:
- have not won against Falkenbergs FF when having played them away from home in the previous 2 league matches.
- have not lost to Falkenbergs FF when they've played them away from home in the last 6 matches in the league. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
- are without a win away from home in their last 3 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking over their past head-to-head clashes dating back to 07/10/2018 shows us that Falkenberg have won 0 of these games & Helsingborgs IF 2, with the tally of drawn matches being 4.
13 goals were scored between the two sides in this period, with 4 from Falkenberg and 9 coming from Di Röe . That is an average goals per game value of 2.17.
The last league match featuring these clubs was Superettan match day 13 on 27/07/2021 which ended up with the score at Helsingborgs IF 4-0 Falkenbergs FF.
That time, Helsingborgs IF managed 48% possession and 12 attempts on goal with 7 on target. The scorers were Anthony van den Hurk (19', 41', 82') and Assad Al Hamlawi (94').
On the other side, Falkenbergs FF had 12 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Andreas Dufva-Johansson.
Team News: Falkenberg
The Falkenberg manager Tobias Tuvesson does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this match with a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Helsingborgs IF
In an otherwise full-strength group of players, there is only the one fitness worry for the Helsingborgs IF manager Jörgen Lennartsson to be concerned with. Assad Al Hamlawi (Fatigue fracture) won’t be in action.
Our assessment is that Helsingborgs IF and Falkenbergs FF could end up without much reward for their efforts here.
We’ll have to see, but a draw might be on the cards. We therefore see a tight encounter with a 0-0 scoreline at the end of the 90.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Falcon Alkoholfri Arena (5,500)
Captain: Ludvig Öhman
Chairman: Patrik Hannell
Manager: Tobias Tuvesson
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 15
⭐ Key Player: Kwame Kizito
Regularly taking up the Striker position, Kwame Kizito was born in Ghana. After having made a senior debut playing for BK Häcken in the 2019 season, the goalscoring Forward has struck 6 league goals in the Superettan 2021 season to date in 16 appearances.