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FC Copenhagen will visit Sydbank Park on Sunday for the Superliga clash with home side SønderjyskE.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for SønderjyskE v FC Copenhagen are shown on this page - plus the latest betting odds.
SønderjyskE will be looking for an improved result here following the 4-0 Superliga loss in their previous game against Aalborg BK.
In that game, SønderjyskE managed 48% possession and 8 shots at goal with 0 on target. Aalborg BK got 18 attempts at goal with 9 of them on target. Iver Fossum (10', 57'), Milan Makarić (41') and Louka Prip (53') scored for Aalborg BK.
Matches with SønderjyskE have often been absorbing encounters recently with plenty of scoring being a common characteristic. Over their past 6 games, the sum of 21 goals have gone in for both sides combined (at an average of 3.5 goals per game) with 11 of these accredited to SønderjyskE. Previous results aside, we must now wait to see if that pattern will persist in this next match or not.
Analysis of their past results shows that SønderjyskE:
- have not emerged victorious against FC Copenhagen in their last 7 league matches.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 2 league matches at home.
In their last fixture, FC Copenhagen drew 1-1 in the Superliga tie with Viborg FF.
In that game, FC Copenhagen had 58% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 6 on target. The only player to score for FC Copenhagen was Jens Stage (77', 95' Own goal). At the other end, Viborg FF had 10 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target.
Indicating their fondness for action-packed matches, goals have been seen as many as 20 times in the prior six matches in which FC Copenhagen have taken to the pitch, giving an average of 3.33 goals for each fixture. Opposing teams have managed 8 of those goals.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Copenhagen:
- haven't been defeated by SønderjyskE in away games against them for the last 3 matches in the league.
- are undefeated in their last 5 away league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head results going back to 16/12/2018 reveals that these encounters have been miserable for SønderjyskE. They have not been able to get themselves any victories whatsoever while FC Copenhagen have remained in the ascendancy, getting wins in 100% of those match-ups.
A total of 20 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 4 of them for SønderjyskE and 16 created by FCK. That’s an average goals per game of 3.33.
The last league encounter featuring the two was Superliga match day 6 on 22/08/2021 which finished with the scoreline of FC Copenhagen 2-0 SønderjyskE.
On that day, FC Copenhagen managed 65% possession and 22 shots on goal with 10 on target. The scorers were Pep Biel (49') and Jonas Wind (72').
For their opponents, SønderjyskE got 9 attempts on goal with 3 on target.
The referee was Peter Kjærsgaard.
Team News: SønderjyskE
The SønderjyskE boss Michael Boris has a full complement, with no fitness worries to speak of before this match owing to a fully healthy group available to select from.
Team News: FC Copenhagen
FC Copenhagen manager Jess Thorup has some current player fitness concerns. Rasmus Falk (Thigh Muscle Strain) and Zeca (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be making appearances. Davit Khocholava cannot play in this game through suspension.
When taking all factors into account, SønderjyskE have enough to breach the defence of this FC Copenhagen side, but one goal may not quite be good enough.
We’re going for a very close game with a 1-2 winning score for FC Copenhagen by the conclusion of the game. Let’s see what eventuates.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sydbank Park (10,000)
Chairman: Gynther Kohls
Manager: Michael Boris
Competitions: Superliga position 11, DBU Pokalen (Fourth Round)
🔑 Star Player: Daniel Prosser
Regularly used in the Right Wing position, Daniel Prosser was born in Budapest, Hungary. After having made a senior debut playing for Budapest Honvéd FC in the 2013 - 2014 season, the skilful Forward has managed 2 league goals in the Superliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far coming from a total of 5 appearances.