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The Allsvenskan game at Behrn Arena on Monday sees hosts Örebro SK take to the field against Kalmar FF.
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Örebro SK won’t want a repeat of their last result here following the 3-2 Allsvenskan losing effort in their last game against Hammarby IF.
In that game, Örebro SK managed 51% possession and 11 shots on goal with 4 on target. The only player on the scoresheet for Örebro SK was Nahir Besara (64'). At the other end, Hammarby IF got 23 attempts on goal with 9 of them on target. Bjørn Paulsen (44' Own goal), Simon Sandberg (52'), Akinkunmi Amoo (66') and Gustav Ludwigson (85') scored for Hammarby IF.
It has not been often in recent games where Örebro SK have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. It will be a concern for them that Örebro SK have seen their defence breached in 6 of their previous 6 clashes, letting in 11 goals in the process.
Looking at their past form shows that Örebro SK:
- haven't won against Kalmar FF in their previous 2 league matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 3 matches in the league.
Kalmar FF will come into the game following on from a 1-0 Allsvenskan win in the defeat of IFK Norrköping in their last outing.
In that game, Kalmar FF had 61% possession and 18 shots at goal with 9 on target. The only player to score for Kalmar FF was Oliver Berg (56'). IFK Norrköping had 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target.
In as many as 5 of the previous 6 games featuring Kalmar FF, at least three goals have been struck. The overall average number of goals per match within that time is 3.83, with the average number of goals for Kalmar FF standing at 2. Having said that, we must now wait to see if such a trend will be sustained in this upcoming match or not.
Ahead of this meeting, Kalmar FF are undefeated by Örebro SK when they have played them away from home in the previous 2 matches in the league.
Head to head
If we look at their past head to head duels stretching back to 27/08/2018, there has been little to separate the clubs with Örebro SK winning 2 of those games, Kalmar FF 2 and 2 being draws in regulation time.
A sum of 10 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 6 of them for Örebro and 4 belonging to Röda bröder. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 1.67.
Team News: Örebro SK
The Örebro SK boss Marcus Lantz will be grateful to have no fitness worries at all before this match with a fully injury-free squad ready to go.
Team News: Kalmar FF
With a fully injury-free group to choose from, the Kalmar FF manager Henrik Rydström doesn’t have any fitness worries to report before this game.
We envisage that Örebro SK have enough to find the net against this Kalmar FF lineup, but one goal might not be as many as the goals that they could concede.
We are therefore anticipating a narrow 1-2 winning margin for Kalmar FF at the end of this one. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Behrn Arena (12,645)
Captain: Nordin Gerzić
Chairman: Carl Pauly
Manager: Marcus Lantz
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Allsvenskan position 15
🔑 Key Man: Nahir Besara
Usually used in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Nahir Besara was born in Södertälje, Sweden. Having made his senior debut playing for Assyriska Föreningen in the 2009 season, the gifted Midfielder has got 4 league goals in this Allsvenskan 2021 season to date coming from a total of 16 appearances.