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The Allsvenskan fixture at Gamla Ullevi on Sunday sees home side IFK Göteborg ready themselves for the visit of Örebro SK.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for IFK Göteborg v Örebro SK, scroll down - as well as up-to-date odds.
IFK Göteborg will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 1-0 Allsvenskan defeat in their last game at the hands of IF Elfsborg.
In that match, IFK Göteborg managed 44% possession and 4 shots on goal with 1 of them on target. At the other end, IF Elfsborg had 19 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Jeppe Okkels (39') scored for IF Elfsborg.
It’s been all too rare in recent games that IFK Göteborg have kept a clean sheet. In fact, IFK Göteborg have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 clashes, leaking 12 goals during that time. While that may be of interest, it remains to be seen whether that trend might continue on in this game.
Heading into this contest, IFK Göteborg have left without a victory over Örebro SK in their last 5 league games.
Since being beaten in their last game against BK Häcken in Allsvenskan action, Örebro SK and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that game, Örebro SK managed 59% possession and 11 attempts at goal with 2 on target. The only player to score for Örebro SK was Nahir Besara (49'). BK Häcken had 16 attempts at goal with 6 of them on target. Godswill Ekpolo (45') and Leo Bengtsson (45') scored for BK Häcken.
Vítor Gazimba's Örebro SK have seen their efforts on goal rewarded 5 times in the course of their previous 6 matches. The overall goals that have been scored against them during those same clashes equals 13.
A look at their previous results shows us that Örebro SK:
- haven't been beaten by IFK Göteborg in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
- are without a win away from home in their last 4 league matches.
Head to head
A review of their past head to head meetings dating back to 03/03/2019 shows us that IFK Göteborg have won 0 of these and Örebro SK 2, with the number of drawn matches being 4.
An aggregate of 14 goals were yielded between them in these games, with 6 from Blåvitt and 8 belonging to Örebro. That is an average goals per game value of 2.33.
Team News: IFK Göteborg
Oscar Wendt (Hamstring Injury), Patrik Karlsson Lagemyr (Unknown Injury), Kolbeinn Sigthórsson (Foot surgery) and Sebastian Eriksson (Achilles tendon rupture) are unavailable for IFK Göteborg boss Mikael Stahre.
Team News: Örebro SK
In an otherwise healthy squad, there’s just the lone fitness issue for the Örebro SK boss Marcus Lantz to contend with. Patrick Luan (Unknown Injury) won’t be in action.
We’re of the opinion that Örebro SK are likely to put a goal past this IFK Göteborg lineup, but that realistically won’t be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re predicting a narrow 2-1 advantage for IFK Göteborg at the end of the match. Let’s just see how this one goes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 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: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 13
⭐ Star Man: Tobias Sana
Generally played in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Tobias Sana was born in Gothenburg, Sweden. Having played his first senior match for IFK Göteborg in the 2009 season, the dangerous Midfielder has scored 5 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2021 season so far coming from a total of 21 appearances.