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Mjällby AIF will arrive at Gamla Ullevi on Sunday for the Allsvenskan showdown with home team IFK Göteborg.
All IFK Göteborg v Mjällby AIF game predictions, stats and user poll are shown below including the latest game odds.
IFK Göteborg, buoyed by their previous result, will be hoping for more of the same after a 2-3 Allsvenskan victory over Östersunds FK.
In that game, IFK Göteborg had 46% possession and 17 attempts at goal with 10 of them on target. For IFK Göteborg, the goalscorers were Kolbeinn Sigþórsson (12'), Sebastian Eriksson (45') and Robin Söder (78'). At the other end, Östersunds FK had 12 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Francis Jno-Baptiste (57') and Simon Kroon (88') scored for Östersunds FK.
Over their preceding 6 games, Mikael Stahre's IFK Göteborg have hit the target a combined total of 6 times, an average number of goals scored per match of 1.
Looking at the pre-match facts, IFK Göteborg:
- are unbeaten in the league by Mjällby AIF in their previous 2 games.
- have not beaten Mjällby AIF in their last 3 matches in the league.
- are without a home win in the past 4 league matches. Things will have to change soon.
Since a loss in their previous game against IFK Norrköping in Allsvenskan action, Mjällby AIF and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, Mjällby AIF had 37% possession and 11 shots at goal with 0 of them on target. IFK Norrköping got 15 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Maic Sema (4') scored for IFK Norrköping.
Looking at their form, and Mjällby AIF have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 7 goals in total. Defensively, Mjällby have been far from perfect.
Taking a look at their past results, Mjällby AIF:
- have not registered a win against IFK Göteborg when they've played them away from home in the last 4 matches in the league. Not the best of away records.
- are without an away win for the past 5 matches in the league.
Head to head
Checking out their prior head to head duels stretching back to 24/06/2013, there is nothing to separate the two clubs with IFK Göteborg winning 2 of those games, Mjällby AIF 2 and 2 being draws in regulation time.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 22 in total which averages out at 3.67 goals per match.
The previous league fixture between these sides was Allsvenskan match day 18 on 30/08/2020 when it ended Mjällby AIF 1-1 IFK Göteborg.
On that occasion, Mjällby AIF had 36% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Their only player to score was David Löfquist (57').
IFK Göteborg had 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Patrik Karlsson Lagemyr (25') scored.
The match was refereed by Mohammed Al-Hakim.
Team News: IFK Göteborg
IFK Göteborg manager Mikael Stahre has no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this clash thanks to a completely healthy group ready to go.
Team News: Mjällby AIF
Owing to a fully injury-free squad to choose from, Mjällby AIF manager Christian Järdler does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this match.
In this match, IFK Göteborg can be able to score a couple against Mjällby AIF, who will not find it easy to score themselves.
We can therefore see a comfortable 2-0 winning margin for IFK Göteborg at full-time.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Gamla Ullevi (18,100)
Captain: Robin Söder
Chairman: Richard Berkling
Manager: Mikael Stahre
Competitions: Allsvenskan position 9
🔑 Star Player: Kolbeinn Sigþórsson
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Kolbeinn Sigþórsson was born in Reykjavik, Iceland. After making a first senior appearance for AZ in the 2010 - 2011 season, the talented Forward has bagged 3 league goals in the Allsvenskan 2021 season to date in 10 appearances.