The 1. division meeting at DS Arena on Thursday will see hosts Hobro IK doing battle with Vendsyssel FF.
Our predictions, user poll and statistics for Hobro IK v Vendsyssel FF can be found here (plus the best game odds).
Hobro IK will be looking for a repeat result of a 2-3 1. division victory vs Jammerbugt.
Their more recent scorelines really do illustrate the point that things are going according to plan in the Hobro IK backline. Hobro IK have been mean at the back, resulting in the total number of goals that have flown into the back of their net during their last 6 matches standing at 4.
In their previous game, Vendsyssel FF drew 2-2 in the 1. division tie with Esbjerg.
Throughout their six most recent matches, Johnny Mølby's Vendsyssel FF have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 9 times thus yielding them the goals per game average of 1.5.
Head to head
Inspecting their past head to head clashes stretching back to 13/12/2020 tells us that Hobro IK have won 3 of these & Vendsyssel FF 1, with the number of drawn results being 2.
A total of 14 goals were scored between them in this period, with 9 of them from Hobro and 5 being from VFF. The average goals per game has been 2.33.
Team News: Hobro IK
The Hobro IK boss does not have any fitness concerns whatsoever before this match thanks to a completely healthy squad to pick from.
Team News: Vendsyssel FF
Thanks to a completely healthy squad available for selection, the Vendsyssel FF boss Johnny Mølby has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash.
Our assessment here is that Vendsyssel FF might have a difficult job to put one past this Hobro IK lineup who we think might well score & stay on top.
We therefore fancy a hard-fought 1-0 win for Hobro IK at the end of the 90 minutes.
Looking forward to watching this one unfold.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: DS Arena (10,700)
Captain: Jonas Brix-Damborg
Chairman: Lars Kühnel
Competitions: 1. division position 8