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Falkenberg arrive at Olympia on Tuesday for the Superettan game with home team Helsingborgs IF.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the Helsingborgs IF v Falkenberg game (inc. the best betting odds).
Helsingborgs IF will be hoping for a better result after the 2-3 Superettan defeat in their last game at the hands of IFK Värnamo.
In that match, Helsingborgs IF managed 55% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 7 on target. For Helsingborgs IF, the goals were scored by Brandur Hendriksson (36') and Anthony van den Hurk (95'). At the other end, IFK Värnamo got 7 shots on goal with 3 on target. Christian Moses (28'), Abdussalam Magashy (41') and Bernardo (81') scored for IFK Värnamo.
An interesting aspect of recent Helsingborgs IF games is the number of results with a nil in them.
From their prior six matches before this one, in as many as 5 of them a wager on "Both Teams to Score" would have lost.
Taking a look at their past results, Helsingborgs IF:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Falkenbergs FF in their last 12 matches. A long run without a loss.
- have not beaten Falkenbergs FF in their previous 4 league games.
After being beaten in their last game against Jönköpings Södra IF in Superettan competition, Falkenberg and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
For Falkenbergs FF, the goalscorers were Tobias Englund (11') and Melker Nilsson (48'). Daniel Strandsäter (40', 58') and Robin Book (81') scored for Jönköpings Södra IF.
The stats don’t lie, and Falkenberg have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 11 goals in all. At the back, Falkenberg certainly have room for improvement. It will be interesting to see if that trend will be sustained here.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Falkenbergs FF:
- are undefeated by Helsingborgs IF when they've played them away from home in the last 2 matches in the league.
- are without a win away from home in their last 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking on their past head to head clashes stretching back to 01/07/2018 shows that Helsingborgs IF have won 2 of them & Falkenberg 0, with the number of drawn results being 4.
A combined total of 14 goals were scored between the two sides during those clashes, with 8 of them from Di Röe and 6 for Falkenberg. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
The last league match featuring the two was Allsvenskan match day 29 on 29/11/2020 when it finished Helsingborgs IF 0-0 Falkenbergs FF.
In that game, Helsingborgs IF managed 59% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target.
For their opponents, Falkenbergs FF got 15 shots on goal with 2 of them on target.
The referee was Glenn Nyberg.
Team News: Helsingborgs IF
Nearly everyone is up for selection, with just a single fitness concern for the Helsingborgs IF gaffer Jörgen Lennartsson to be concerned about thanks to an almost full-strength set of players. Assad Al Hamlawi (Fatigue fracture) misses out.
Team News: Falkenberg
With a completely injury-free squad to pick from, Falkenberg manager Hasse Eklund does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this game.
In our opinion, Falkenberg will have their work cut out to get anything against this Helsingborgs IF lineup who we reckon should score one, at least.
That’s why we have predicted a good tussle with a 1-0 winning score for Helsingborgs IF when the full-time whistle blows.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Olympia (16,500)
Captain: Andreas Granqvist
Chairman: Kjell Jakobsson
Manager: Jörgen Lennartsson
Competitions: Superettan position 7
🔑 Star Man: Anthony van den Hurk
Mostly playing in the Striker position, Anthony van den Hurk was born in Veghel, Netherlands. Having made a first senior appearance for Den Bosch in the 2012 - 2013 season, the goalscoring Forward has contributed 6 league goals in this Superettan 2021 season so far from a total of 7 appearances.