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Vejle BK line up against visiting rivals FC Midtjylland at Vejle Stadion in this Superliga tie on Monday.
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Vejle BK won’t want a repeat of their last result here after the 4-1 Superliga defeat last time out to Randers.
In that game, Vejle BK managed 38% possession and 7 attempts on goal with 1 of them on target. The only player to score for Vejle BK was Hallur Hansson (45'). Randers had 20 attempts on goal with 10 of them on target. Alhaji Kamara (37', 48'), Jakob Ankersen (50') and Simon Piesinger (65') scored for Randers.
It’s been seldom in recent times where Vejle BK have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. The facts show that Vejle BK have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 12 goals on the way. Regardless, we must now wait to see if the trend might persist in this next game or not.
Going into this contest, Vejle BK are undefeated in their last 2 league matches at home.
FC Midtjylland will go into the match after a 3-2 Europa League win as they beat Braga in their previous outing.
In that match, FC Midtjylland managed 40% possession and 9 attempts at goal with 6 on target. For FC Midtjylland, the goals were scored by Erik Sviatchenko (2'), Gustav Isaksen (48') and Evander (92'). At the other end, SC Braga got 13 attempts at goal with 3 of them on target. Ricardo Horta (43') and Galeno (85') scored for Braga.
Looking at their form, and FC Midtjylland have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing opposing sides hit 9 goals in total. At the back, FC Midtjylland have been far from perfect.
Head to head
Looking over past results between these clubs stretching back to 10/04/2009 tells us that these fixtures have ended in disappointment for Vejle BK. They’ve not managed to get themselves any victories whatsoever whereas FC Midtjylland have been too good for them, running out winners in 100 per cent of those ties.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 26 in all at an average of 4.33 goals per match.
The last league encounter between these clubs was Superliga match day 4 on 06/08/2021 and the score finished FC Midtjylland 4-1 Vejle BK.
In that match, FC Midtjylland managed 56% possession and 28 shots on goal with 12 of them on target. Goals were scored by Gustav Isaksen (35'), Erik Sviatchenko (57'), Anders Dreyer (75') and Awer Mabil (80').
At the other end, Vejle BK got 5 shots at goal with 2 on target. Denis Kolinger (51') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Mikkel Redder.
Team News: Vejle BK
The Vejle BK manager Peter Sørensen doesn’t have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash with a fully injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: FC Midtjylland
With a completely healthy group available for selection, the FC Midtjylland boss Bo Henriksen doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game.
Looking at these two teams, we feel that FC Midtjylland will most probably create a good amount of chances and successful shots on target.
Conversely, Vejle BK will not find it easy getting goals but we can see them converting at least once here.
We therefore think that it’s going to be a decent 1-3 winning score for FC Midtjylland 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: Vejle Stadion (10,418)
Captain: Jakub Schoop
Chairman: Andrew Zolotko
Manager: Peter Sørensen
Competitions: Superliga position 12, DBU Pokalen (Quarter-finals)
⭐ Star Player: Lukas Engel
Normally deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Lukas Engel was born in Denmark. Having made a first senior appearance for Vejle BK in the 2020 - 2021 season, the skilful Midfielder has managed 2 league goals in the Superliga 2021 - 2022 season so far in 16 appearances.