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GAIS line up against visiting rivals GIF Sundsvall at Gamla Ullevi in this Superettan fixture on Saturday.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for GAIS v GIF Sundsvall, scroll down including the latest game odds.
GAIS will be looking for another win after the 2-1 Superettan success against Trelleborgs FF.
For GAIS, goals were scored by Julius Lindberg (50') and Mervan Çelik (88'). Herman Hallberg (92') scored for Trelleborgs FF.
GAIS haven’t made the most of their chances in recent times. Their sum of goals stands at just 3 vs opposing sides during their last 6 outings. In those meetings, Makrillarna have also seen the tally of goals against them total 8. Such a pattern might not be continued into this game, of course.
Pre-game facts show that GAIS:
- haven't won against GIF Sundsvall in their last 2 league games.
- are undefeated in their last 6 league matches at home.
After being defeated in their last game at the hands of Östers IF in Superettan competition, GIF Sundsvall and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
The only scorer from GIF Sundsvall was Oliver Berg (95'). Petar Petrović (59', 85') was the scorer for Östers IF.
Demonstrating their appetite for high-scoring matches, the back of the net has been hit 21 times in the last six games in which GIF Sundsvall have played, yielding a mean average of 3.5 goals for each clash. Their opponents have got 9 of this grand total.
Their prior results show that GIF Sundsvall:
- haven't won against GAIS when they've played them away from home in the last 2 league games.
- are without an away win for the past 5 league games.
Head to head
Inspecting their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 11/08/2012 shows us that GAIS have won 1 of them & GIF Sundsvall 3, with the number of draws standing at 2.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 24 in all at an average of 4 goals per match.
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was Superettan match day 13 on 15/08/2020 and the score finished GIF Sundsvall 3-0 GAIS.
The match was refereed by Johan Krantz.
Team News: GAIS
Donat Zejnullahu (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Aiden Connor Harvey (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) aren’t available for GAIS gaffer Stefan Jacobsson.
Team News: GIF Sundsvall
With a completely injury-free group to pick from, GIF Sundsvall boss Henrik Åhnstrand doesn’t have any fitness concerns whatsoever coming into this clash.
GAIS will need to push hard to break down this GIF Sundsvall outfit who we think might score at least once to put them ahead.
We therefore fancy a hard-fought contest, finishing with a 0-1 winning score for GIF Sundsvall at the end of the 90.
Let’s see what happens.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Gamla Ullevi (18,600)
Captain: Carl Nyström
Chairman: Jonas Andersson
Manager: Stefan Jacobsson
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 14
⭐ Star Man: Mervan Çelik
Usually played in the Left Wing position, Mervan Çelik was born in Hisingen, Sweden. After making a first senior appearance for GAIS in the 2008 season, the dangerous Forward has managed to score 4 league goals in the Superettan 2020 season so far coming from a total of 16 appearances.