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The Superettan clash at NP3 Arena on Saturday sees hosts GIF Sundsvall fighting it out with Jönköpings Södra IF.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for GIF Sundsvall v Jönköpings Södra IF can be seen below (inc. the best betting odds).
GIF Sundsvall will be hoping to bounce back here after the 3-2 Superettan losing effort in their last game against Västerås SK.
The only scorer from GIF Sundsvall was Oliver Berg (17'). Viktor Prodell (31', 45'), David Engström (56' Own goal) and Filip Tronêt (74') scored for Västerås SK.
GIF Sundsvall haven’t had any problems with scoring, hitting the target in one hundred percent of their last 6 matches.
They have totted up the amount of 11 during that time and have conceded a total of 9. Previous results aside, we will just have to wait and see if that pattern will be replicated here in this game or not.
Their previous form shows that GIF Sundsvall:
- haven't been beaten in the league by Jönköpings Södra IF in their last 5 matches.
- haven't won against Jönköpings Södra IF in their last 3 matches in the league.
Jönköpings Södra IF
Jönköpings Södra IF will come into the encounter following on from a 1-2 Superettan win against Umeå FC in their last outing.
For Jönköpings Södra IF, the goals were scored by Edin Hamidovic (74') and Dženis Kozica (86'). Yaldır (79') scored for Umeå FC.
In the course of their 6 previous matches, Andreas Brännström's Jönköpings Södra IF have fired home 11 times, yielding them the goals scored per game average of 1.83.
A look at their previous results shows us that Jönköpings Södra IF:
- have not registered a win against GIF Sundsvall in away games against them for the last 3 league matches.
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 league matches away from home.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head meetings going back to 27/07/2014, there is nothing to separate the two clubs with GIF Sundsvall winning 1 of those games, Jönköpings Södra IF 1 and 4 being draws in normal time.
A sum of 21 goals were scored between them throughout the course of those matches, with 10 of them from Giffarna and 11 belonging to J-Södra. The average number of goals per game works out to 3.5.
Team News: GIF Sundsvall
GIF Sundsvall manager Henrik Åhnstrand will be grateful not to have any fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game owing to a completely injury-free squad to pick from.
Team News: Jönköpings Södra IF
Thanks to a fully injury-free group available to select from, Jönköpings Södra IF boss Andreas Brännström has zero fitness concerns to report coming into this game.
Our feeling is that Jönköpings Södra IF and GIF Sundsvall won’t have much between them here, and goals could be hard to come by.
Let’s see what happens, but it could well be that we end up with scores level and two clean sheets. Therefore, we predict a very competitive game with a 0-0 scoreline when all is said and done.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: NP3 Arena (7,700)
Captain: Tobias Eriksson
Chairman: Hans Selling
Manager: Henrik Åhnstrand
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 7
⭐ Key Player: Oliver Berg
Mostly taking to the field in the Centre Midfield position, Oliver Berg was born in Norway. Having played his first senior match for ODD Grenland in the 2015 season, the accomplished Midfielder has contributed 6 league goals in this Superettan 2020 season to date coming from a total of 22 appearances.