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The Allsvenskan match at Behrn Arena on Saturday will see hosts Örebro SK up against opponents in Falkenberg.
All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Örebro SK v Falkenberg are shown below - along with the latest match odds.
Örebro SK will be hoping to bounce back here after a 3-0 Allsvenskan defeat in their last game at the hands of Hammarby IF.
In that match, Örebro SK managed 51% possession and 6 shots at goal with 4 on target. On the other side, Hammarby IF had 21 shots at goal with 9 of them on target. Gustav Ludwigson (32'), Mads Fenger (47') and Abdul Khalili (73') scored for Hammarby IF.
It has been seldom in recent games where Örebro SK have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Örebro have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 9 goals on the way.
Ahead of this meeting, Örebro SK are unbeaten in their previous 4 league matches at home.
In their previous game, Falkenberg drew 3-3 in the Allsvenskan tie with IFK Norrköping.
In that game, Falkenbergs FF had 40% possession and 16 attempts at goal with 6 on target. For Falkenbergs FF, the scorers were Christoffer Carlsson (23'), Edi Sylisufaj (31') and Karl Söderström (89'). At the other end, IFK Norrköping had 17 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Pontus Almqvist (58'), Jonathan Levi (68') and Sead Hakšabanović (95') scored for IFK Norrköping.
The stats tell the story, and Falkenberg have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 10 goals in all. In defence, Falkenberg seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly. That aside, we must now wait to see if that pattern shall be sustained in this next match.
Going into this contest, Falkenbergs FF haven’t won away from home in the past 4 matches in the league.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head meetings going back to 12/04/2015 tells us that Örebro SK have won 4 of these games and Falkenberg 2, with the tally of drawn games being 0.
In all, 19 goals were produced between them in this period, with 12 for Örebro and 7 netted by Falkenberg. That’s an average goals per game of 3.17.
The last league clash between these clubs was Allsvenskan match day 16 on 20/07/2019 when it ended Örebro SK 4-0 Falkenbergs FF.
In that game, Örebro SK managed 60% possession and 20 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. The goalscorers were Filip Rogić (7', 39', 64') and Kevin Wright (35').
Falkenbergs FF got 11 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target.
The match was refereed by Kaspar Sjöberg.
Team News: Örebro SK
Örebro SK boss Axel Kjäll will be grateful to have no fitness worries to speak of ahead of this clash with a completely healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Falkenberg
Due to a fully injury-free squad ready to go, Falkenberg boss Hasse Eklund has zero fitness worries to report before this clash.
Falkenberg could find themselves struggling to see themselves scoring against this Örebro SK side who we think will win and very possibly keep a clean sheet.
We’re therefore expecting a 1-0 winning score for Örebro SK after 90 minutes.
Let’s see how this one goes.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Behrn Arena (12,300)
Captain: Nordin Gerzić
Chairman: Carl Pauly
Manager: Axel Kjäll
Competitions: Allsvenskan position 8
🔑 Star Player: Robin Book
Usually played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Robin Book was born in Sweden. Having made his senior debut playing for Syrianska FC in the 2016 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has managed to score 2 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2020 campaign so far in a total of 11 appearances.