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The Allsvenskan meeting at PlatinumCars Arena on Sunday sees home team IFK Norrköping go into battle with opponents IK Sirius.
View all IFK Norrköping v IK Sirius tips, stats and our pre-match poll below (plus the best game odds).
IFK Norrköping will be looking for an improved result here after a 2-3 Svenska Cupen losing effort in their last game against BK Häcken.
For IFK Norrköping, the goalscorers were Samuel Adegbenro (10') and Sead Hakšabanović (35'). Alexander Jeremejeff (22'), Bénie Traoré (45') and Tobias Heintz (57') scored for BK Häcken.
IFK Norrköping haven’t had any problems with scoring, finding the back of the net in one hundred percent of their last 6 matches.
They’ve totted up the amount of 13 during that time while also conceding a total of 9. However, it remains to be seen if that pattern might be maintained in this next match or not.
In their last game, IK Sirius drew 2-2 in the Svenska Cupen tie with Örebro SK.
For IK Sirius, goals were scored by Axel Björnström (34') and Jacob Ortmark (84'). Erik Björndahl (71') and Johan Mårtensson (92') scored for Örebro SK.
For 5 of the past 6 clashes featuring IK Sirius, a comparatively low number of goals have gone in between them and their opposition. The overall average number of goals per game in that spell is a paltry 2, with the average goals for Blåsvart standing at 0.83.
Head to head
Looking at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 23/04/2018 shows that IFK Norrköping have won 2 of them & IK Sirius 3, with the number of drawn matches being 1.
15 goals were produced between them in this period, with 7 of them from Snoka and 8 coming from Blåsvart. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.5.
The last league clash featuring the two was Allsvenskan match day 23 on 04/10/2020 and the score finished IFK Norrköping 1-2 IK Sirius.
In that match, IFK Norrköping managed 43% possession and 13 attempts on goal with 6 on target. Their only player to score was Christoffer Nyman (37').
IK Sirius had 18 attempts on goal with 9 of them on target. Yukiya Sugita (38') and Mohammed Saeid (56') scored.
The referee was Mohammed Al-Hakim.
Team News: IFK Norrköping
IFK Norrköping boss Rikard Norling will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all coming into this game with a completely injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: IK Sirius
Owing to a completely injury-free group available for selection, IK Sirius manager Daniel Bäckström has no fitness worries at all coming into this clash.
We believe that IFK Norrköping will probably see a lot of the ball and convert quite a few goal-scoring opportunities.
At the same time, IK Sirius are also probably going to find it difficult to score although we do think that they will probably end up converting at least once here.
Therefore, we are anticipating a decent 3-1 winning score for IFK Norrköping by the time that the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: PlatinumCars Arena (16,000)
Captain: Alexander Fransson
Chairman: Sakarias Mårdh
Manager: Rikard Norling