Västerås SK head to Gamla Ullevi on Monday for the Superettan clash with home team GAIS.
Our GAIS v Västerås SK predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
GAIS won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 2-1 Superettan losing effort in their last game against IK Brage.
The only player to score from GAIS was Richard Yarsuvat (79'). Douglas Karlberg (68', 78') scored for IK Brage.
Three or more goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where GAIS have played. Opposing sides scored 11 of them in these games whereas Makrillarna managed to get a total of 7.
Coming into this fixture, GAIS haven't been defeated in their previous 7 home league matches.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of AFC Eskilstuna in Superettan competition, Västerås SK will be hoping to turn things around here.
Wilhelm Loeper (81') was the scorer for AFC Eskilstuna.
Thomas Askebrand's Västerås SK have fired home a total of 7 times in the course of their most recent 6 matches. The overall goals that have been scored against them during those matches equals 8.
Heading into this fixture, Västerås SK haven’t won away from home in the past 8 matches in the league. It's not a good run at all.
Head to head
The previous league fixture between the two was Superettan match day 4 on 05/07/2020 which ended up with the score at Västerås SK 2-2 GAIS.
The referee was Patrik Eriksson.
Team News: GAIS
Aiden Connor Harvey (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) and Donat Zejnullahu (Cruciate Ligament Rupture) won’t be available for GAIS gaffer Stefan Jacobsson.
Team News: Västerås SK
Owing to a completely injury-free squad available to choose from, Västerås SK manager Thomas Askebrand does not have any fitness worries whatsoever coming into this match.
GAIS will need to put in a solid display to score goals against this Västerås SK team who we reckon should gain the upper hand.
With that in mind, we reckon that it will be a very competitive game with a 0-1 advantage for Västerås SK at the conclusion of the game.
Let’s see how this one goes.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Gamla Ullevi (18,600)
Captain: Carl Nyström
Chairman: Jonas Andersson
Manager: Stefan Jacobsson
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 12
🔑 Key Player: Mervan Çelik
Customarily playing 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 accomplished Forward has contributed 4 league goals in the Superettan 2020 campaign so far in a total of 17 appearances.