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The Allsvenskan fixture at Eleda Stadion on Saturday sees hosts Malmö playing against opponents Hammarby IF.
All Malmö v Hammarby IF match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (inc. the best betting odds).
Malmö, following on from their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 4-1 Svenska Cupen victory over Halmstads BK.
For Malmö FF, the goals were scored by Marcus Antonsson (33'), Sebastian Nanasi (51'), Ola Toivonen (54') and Amin Sarr (74'). Amir Al-Ammari (39') scored for Halmstads BK.
Three or more goals per match were seen in 5 of the past 6 fixtures where Malmö FF have participated. Their opponents scored 7 of them in this period whereas Himmelsblått totted up 14. Even so, we must now wait to see if that pattern will be replicated in this next match or not.
Hammarby IF head into the clash following a 0-1 Svenska Cupen win in the defeat of Djurgårdens IF in their last match.
The only scorer from Hammarby IF was Aziz Ouattara Mohammed (17').
Showing their penchant for eventful encounters, goals have been celebrated 22 times in the prior six games in which Hammarby IF have sent out their troops, making it a mean average of 3.67 goals for each clash. Their opponents have hit 7 of these goals.
Head to head
Inspecting their most recent head-to-head clashes stretching back to 16/05/2018 shows us that Malmö have won 3 of them & Hammarby IF 2, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 22 overall which averages out at 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league fixture between these clubs was Allsvenskan match day 28 on 22/11/2020 when it finished Hammarby IF 2-2 Malmö FF.
In that game, Hammarby IF had 49% possession and 15 attempts on goal with 5 on target. The goalscorers were Mads Fenger (13' Own goal), Aron Jóhannsson (35') and Alexander Kačaniklić (79').
On the other side, Malmö FF had 16 attempts at goal with 7 on target. Anders Christiansen (45') was the scorer.
The match was refereed by Andreas Ekberg.
Team News: Malmö
Availability isn’t a big problem, with just one fitness concern for the Malmö gaffer Jon Tomasson to be concerned about thanks to an almost full-strength group of players. Johan Dahlin (Arm Injury) misses out.
Team News: Hammarby IF
With a fully healthy squad available to select from, Hammarby IF boss Stefan Billborn does not have any fitness worries at all ahead of this clash.
In this match, Hammarby IF should have enough to put one past this Malmö lineup, however that may not quite be as many as the goals that they could concede.
Our selection here is for a close game with a 2-1 win for Malmö at the end of the match. Could easily see this go either way.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Eleda Stadion (22,500)
Captain: Anders Christiansen
Chairman: Anders Pålsson
Manager: Jon Tomasson
Competitions: Europa League Qualifiers (Play-Offs)