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FC Nordsjælland will be at MCH Arena on Sunday for the Superliga clash with home side FC Midtjylland.
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FC Midtjylland will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 3-2 Superliga defeat in their last game at the hands of FC Nordsjælland.
In that match, FC Midtjylland had 54% possession and 22 attempts at goal with 10 on target. For FC Midtjylland, the scorers were Frank Onyeka (29' Own goal), Sory Kaba (45') and Pione Sisto (54'). For their opponents, FC Nordsjælland got 13 attempts on goal with 5 of them on target. Kamaldeen Sulemana (66') and Simon Adingra (90') scored for FC Nordsjælland.
Fixtures with FC Midtjylland have tended to be entertaining affairs recently with a lot of goalmouth action expected. Over their past half dozen games, the sum of 20 goals have been recorded for both teams combined (at an average of 3.33 goals per game) with 12 of them coming from Ulvene. That kind of pattern isn’t assured to be sustained here, however.
Going into this contest, FC Midtjylland are undefeated in their last 3 home league matches.
Proving their penchant for eventful matches, the back of the net has been hit 24 times in the previous 6 games in which FC Nordsjælland have taken to the field, giving an average of 4 goals for each fixture. Opposition teams have managed 11 from this total.
Looking at the pre-match facts, FC Nordsjælland:
- are winless against FC Midtjylland in games played away from home for the previous 4 matches in the league. They'll be keen to stop this run.
- are unbeaten in their last 6 away league matches.
Head to head
An examination of their most recent head to head meetings going back to 07/06/2020 tells us that FC Midtjylland have won 4 of them & FC Nordsjælland 2, with the tally of draws standing at 0.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 25 in all which averages out at 4.17 goals per match.
The previous league contest between these sides was Superliga match day 5 on 26/04/2021 and the score finished FC Nordsjælland 3-2 FC Midtjylland.
On that occasion, FC Nordsjælland had 46% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 5 on target. The goals were scored by Kamaldeen Sulemana (66') and Simon Adingra (90').
For their opponents, FC Midtjylland got 22 shots at goal with 10 on target. Frank Onyeka (29' Own goal), Sory Kaba (45') and Pione Sisto (54') scored.
The match was refereed by Aydin Uslu.
Team News: FC Midtjylland
There aren’t many personnel worries, with just a single fitness concern for the FC Midtjylland boss Brian Priske to be concerned with from of an almost fully healthy set of players. Mikkel Andersen (Unknown Injury) is sidelined.
Team News: FC Nordsjælland
Due to a fully healthy squad available for selection, FC Nordsjælland manager Flemming Pedersen doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this game.
In our view, FC Nordsjælland are dangerous enough to put a goal past this FC Midtjylland outfit, but that probably won’t quite prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
We’re tipping a tight encounter finishing with a 2-1 victory for FC Midtjylland after 90 minutes. It should be a decent one.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: MCH Arena (11,432)
Captain: Erik Sviatchenko
Chairman: Rasmus Ankersen
Manager: Brian Priske
Competitions: Superliga position 1, UEFA Qual (Play-Offs)
🔑 Key Man: Sory Kaba
Normally deployed in the Striker position, Sory Kaba was born in Conakry, Guinea. Having played his first senior match for Elche CF in the 2016 - 2017 season, the goalscoring Forward has got 10 league goals in the Superliga 2020 - 2021 campaign so far in a total of 22 appearances.