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FC Nordsjælland arrive at Sydbank Park on Wednesday for the Superliga fixture with hosts SønderjyskE.
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SønderjyskE go into this game following a 1-1 Superliga tied result vs AGF Aarhus.
In that match, SønderjyskE had 46% possession and 14 shots at goal with 4 on target. The only player to score for SønderjyskE was Duplexe Tchamba (15'). At the other end, AGF Aarhus got 17 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Frederik Tingager (87') was the scorer for AGF Aarhus.
It has been seldom in recent games that SønderjyskE have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that SønderjyskE have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 8 goals on the way.
Coming into this meeting, SønderjyskE have not registered a win against FC Nordsjælland in their last 4 league matches.
In their last game, FC Nordsjælland drew 1-1 in the Superliga match with Odense BK.
In that match, FC Nordsjælland managed 49% possession and 11 shots at goal with 5 on target. The only player to score for FC Nordsjælland was Andreas Schjelderup (86'). For their opponents, Odense BK had 9 attempts at goal with 6 on target. Issam Jebali (92') scored for Odense BK.
A sequence of outstanding performances from the FC Nordsjælland defenders has seen their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 4 from their previous 6 clashes overall. Over that same time, their forwards have scored 8. It will be interesting to see if that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
Pre-game facts show that FC Nordsjælland:
- are unbeaten in their last 2 away league matches.
- haven’t won away from home in the past 4 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 23/02/2020 shows us that SønderjyskE have won 1 of these & FC Nordsjælland 4, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 1.
A combined total of 15 goals were yielded between them in this period, with 5 of them from SønderjyskE and 10 for Tigrene. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.5.
The previous league fixture featuring these clubs was Superliga match day 3 on 15/04/2022 and the score finished FC Nordsjælland 2-0 SønderjyskE.
On that occasion, FC Nordsjælland managed 50% possession and 15 shots on goal with 5 on target. The scorers were Oliver Antman (29') and Kian Hansen (71').
For their opponents, SønderjyskE got 14 attempts on goal with 6 on target.
The match was refereed by Jens Grabski Maae.
Team News: SønderjyskE
The SønderjyskE boss Henrik Hansen will be grateful not to have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash thanks to a completely injury-free squad available to select from.
In all likelihood, SønderjyskE will probably employ a 3-4-3 formation in the match, handing starts to Nicolai Floe, Stefan Gartenmann, Bubacarr Sanneh, Maxime Soulas, Rasmus Vinderslev, Nicolaj Thomsen, Emil Kornvig, Jose Gallegos, Emil Frederiksen, Isak Steiner Jensen and Peter Christiansen.
Team News: FC Nordsjælland
With a fully healthy squad available to choose from, the FC Nordsjælland boss Flemming Pedersen doesn’t have any fitness worries to report coming into this clash.
We are inclined to think that Tigrene appear most likely to begin the game with a 4-3-3 lineup, starting Andreas Hansen, Oliver Villadsen, Kian Hansen, Adamo Nagalo, Martin Frese, Mads Bidstrup, J. Steen Christensen, Mohammed Diomande, Oliver Antman, Benjamin Nygren and Simon Adingra.
In our view, SønderjyskE may not find it easy to break down this FC Nordsjælland outfit who we think might be able to grind out a win.
We’re therefore anticipating a 0-1 winning score for FC Nordsjælland when all is said and done.
Expecting it to be tight.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Sydbank Park (10,000)
Captain: Marc Dal Hende
Chairman: Gynther Kohls
Manager: Henrik Hansen
Competitions: Superliga position 12, DBU Pokalen (Semi-finals)
⭐ Key Man: Peter Buch Christiansen
Customarily deployed in the Striker position, Peter Buch Christiansen was born in Denmark. Having played his first senior match for SønderjyskE in the 2018 - 2019 season, the gifted Forward has managed 2 league goals in the Superliga 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 11 appearances.