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The Superliga fixture at Parken Stadium on Sunday will see home side FC Copenhagen playing against FC Midtjylland.
Scroll down for all of our predictions, poll and stats for the FC Copenhagen v FC Midtjylland game - as well as the best betting odds.
FC Copenhagen will want to continue from where they left off last time out with a 1-3 Conference League triumph against Slovan Bratislava.
For FC Copenhagen, the scorers were Jonas Wind (18', 68') and Jens Stage (42'). Ezekiel Henty (21') scored for Slovan Bratislava.
FC Copenhagen have been offensively very strong recently, putting 18 goals past the opposition over the course of their last six matches. In those meetings, FC Copenhagen have also seen the number of goals scored against them total 2. We shall soon see if that trend can be sustained here.
Going into this contest, FC Copenhagen haven't been defeated in their previous 15 home league matches. It really has been a fortress.
In their previous fixture, FC Midtjylland drew 1-1 in the Europa League match with Ludogorets Razgrad.
In that match, FC Midtjylland managed 62% possession and 17 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for FC Midtjylland was Gustav Isaksen (3'). Ludogorets Razgrad got 3 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. Kiril Despodov (32') was the scorer for Ludogorets Razgrad.
A sequence of outstanding performances by the FC Midtjylland defensive unit has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 4 from their last 6 fixtures overall. Over that same period of time, the number of goals that they have scored themselves amounts to 8.
Going into this one, FC Midtjylland have not emerged victorious against FC Copenhagen in games played away from home for the previous 8 matches in the league. It has been a terrible run on the road.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head clashes going back to 09/07/2020 tells us that FC Copenhagen have won 1 of these and FC Midtjylland 3, with the number of drawn games standing at 2.
In all, 21 goals were yielded between them during those clashes, with 7 from FCK and 14 coming from Ulvene. That is an average goals per game value of 3.5.
The last league contest between these sides was Superliga match day 9 on 19/05/2021 which finished with the scoreline of FC Copenhagen 4-2 FC Midtjylland.
On that day, FC Copenhagen managed 55% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. The goalscorers were Lukas Lerager (30'), Kamil Wilczek (44'), Jonas Wind (76') and Mohammed Daramy (87').
FC Midtjylland had 11 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Sory Kaba (34') and Alexander Scholz (40') scored.
The match was refereed by Jørgen Daugbjerg Burchardt.
Team News: FC Copenhagen
It’s a low absenteeism rate, with just one fitness concern for the FC Copenhagen gaffer Jess Thorup to be concerned with from an otherwise fully-primed squad. Rasmus Falk (Thigh Muscle Strain) is sidelined.
Team News: FC Midtjylland
With a completely injury-free squad ready to go, the FC Midtjylland manager Bo Henriksen does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this clash.
FC Midtjylland will have to perform well to be putting a goal past this FC Copenhagen team who we think will just have the edge.
We’re therefore tipping a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 1-0 winning score for FC Copenhagen 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: Parken Stadium (38,065)
Captain: José Zeca
Chairman: Bo Rygaard
Manager: Jess Thorup
Competitions: Superliga position 1, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying), Conference League Qualifiers (3rd Qualifying Round), Conference League Qualifiers (Play Off Round), Conference League (Group F)
⭐ Star Man: Pep Biel
Mostly deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Pep Biel was born in Sant Joan, Spain. After having made a senior debut playing for Real Zaragoza in the 2017 - 2018 season, the accomplished Midfielder has managed to score 5 league goals in this Superliga 2021 - 2022 season to date in 8 appearances.