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The Eliteserien fixture at Alfheim Stadion on Sunday sees hosts Tromsø IL ready themselves for the visit of Hamarkameratene.
Our Tromsø IL v Hamarkameratene predictions, statistics and match poll can be seen below - as well as the best betting odds.
Tromsø IL will be looking for another win after the 3-1 Eliteserien triumph vs Rosenborg BK.
In that game, Tromsø IL managed 61% possession and 22 attempts on goal with 9 on target. For Tromsø IL, the goals were scored by Jakob Romsaas (15'), Kent-Are Antonsen (49') and Vegard Erlien (85'). Rosenborg got 7 shots on goal with 3 of them on target. Ísak Þorvaldsson (65') was the scorer for Rosenborg BK.
Over their prior six games, Gaute Helstrup's Tromsø IL have celebrated scoring a total of 12 times - an average number of goals scored per match equal to 2.
Their previous form shows that Tromsø IL:
- have not been beaten in the league by Hamarkameratene in their last 8 matches. Quite a long unbeaten run against them.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 7 home league matches.
Previously, Hamarkameratene drew 4-4 in the Eliteserien match with Bodo Glimt.
In that game, Hamarkameratene managed 21% possession and 12 shots on goal with 3 on target. For Hamarkameratene, the scorers were Jens Martin Gammelby (25'), Kristian Onsrud (71') and Brynjar Ingi Bjarnason (74'). At the other end, Bodo Glimt had 30 attempts on goal with 9 of them on target. Nikita Haikin (1' Own goal), Amahl Pellegrino (49', 61') and Patrick Berg (66', 68') scored for Bodo Glimt.
Showing their predisposition for high-scoring matches, goals have been seen as many as 24 times in the previous 6 matches in which Hamarkameratene have taken to the field, yielding an average of 4 goals each meeting. Their opponents have got 11 of this grand total.
Ahead of this meeting, Hamarkameratene have not beaten Tromsø IL in games played away from home for the previous 3 league games.
Head to head
Delving into their past head to head results stretching back to 06/08/2008 reveals that these encounters have not been kind to Hamarkameratene. They’ve not managed to get any victories whatsoever while Tromsø IL have dominated them, running out winners in 100% of those games where they have faced each other.
An aggregate of 16 goals were produced between them in these games, with 12 for Gutan and 4 coming from Kamma. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.67.
The previous league meeting between the two was Eliteserien match day 6 on 13/05/2023 which ended up with the score at Hamarkameratene 1-2 Tromsø IL.
That time, Hamarkameratene had 42% possession and 14 attempts at goal with 3 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Aleksander Melgalvis (72').
For their opponents, Tromsø IL had 5 shots at goal with 2 on target. Daniel Bassi (45') and Niklas Vesterlund (101') scored.
The match was refereed by Ajdin Medic.
Team News: Tromsø IL
There aren’t many selection issues, with just the lone fitness concern for the Tromsø IL manager Gaute Helstrup to contend with due to a largely intact set of players. Lasse Nilsen (Fracture of the lower leg) will miss out.
In all likelihood, Gutan will probably go for a 3-5-2 formation this time, beginning the first half with Jakob Haugaard, Jostein Gundersen, Christophe Psyche, Anders Jenssen, Niklas Vesterlund, Ruben Jenssen, Sakarias Opsahl, Kent-Are Antonsen, Yaw Paintsil, J. Napoleon Romsaas and Lasse Nordas.
Team News: Hamarkameratene
With a fully healthy group available to select from, the Hamarkameratene boss Jakob Michelsen has no fitness worries to speak of before this game.
There’s a good chance that Kamma might make use of a 3-4-3 formation with a starting lineup of Markus Sandberg, B. Ingi Bjarnason, Fredrik Sjølstad, John Olav Norheim, Jens Martin Gammelby, William Kurtovic, Kristian Onsrud, Vegard Kongsro, Moses Mawa, P. A. Kirkevold and Oliver Kjaergaard.
We believe that Tromsø IL look set to get a couple of goals in this one against Hamarkameratene, who could well struggle scoring.
Our tip is for a fairly comfortable 2-0 margin for Tromsø IL after 90 minutes.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Alfheim Stadion (6,691)
Captain: Ruben Jenssen
Chairman: Stig Bjørklund
Manager: Gaute Helstrup
Competitions: Eliteserien position 3
🔑 Star Player: Vegard Erlien
Normally deployed in the Striker position, Vegard Erlien was born in Trondheim, Norway. After making a first senior appearance for Ranheim in the 2019 season, the talented Forward has managed 9 league goals in the Eliteserien 2023 campaign to date coming from a total of 20 appearances.