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Molde FK will host visiting opponents Mjøndalen at Aker Stadion in this Eliteserien meeting on Sunday.
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Molde FK will be looking to improve on their last outing here after the 2-0 Eliteserien defeat in their last game at the hands of Kristiansund.
In that match, Molde FK managed 54% possession and 9 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Kristiansund got 14 shots on goal with 6 of them on target. Moses Mawa (57') and Agon Muçolli (59') scored for Kristiansund.
Matches involving Molde FK have usually been lively encounters of late with high scoring expected. Over their past six games alone, the sum total of 26 goals have been scored for both teams combined (at an average of 4.33 goals per game) with 11 of those belonging to Molde FK. Nevertheless, time will tell if such a trend will be replicated in this upcoming match or not.
Since being defeated in their last game at the hands of Lillestrøm SK in Eliteserien competition, Mjøndalen and their travelling fans will hope for a better result here.
In that match, Mjøndalen managed 44% possession and 13 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. The only player to score for Mjøndalen was Albin Sporrong (4'). For their opponents, Lillestrøm SK got 18 shots at goal with 11 of them on target. Tom Pettersson (43') and Thomas Lehne Olsen (46') scored for Lillestrøm SK.
Mjøndalen have been dangerous up front in their most recent fixtures, having scored 7 times in their previous 6 matches. This doesn’t mask the fact that Mjøndalen have had their own issues at the back, also conceding in 6 of those same matches.
Their prior results show that Mjøndalen:
- are unbeaten in their previous 3 league matches away from home.
- have not won away from home in their last 7 league matches.
Head to head
An examination of past results between these clubs going back to 18/10/2015 shows that these encounters have been miserable for Mjøndalen. They’ve not managed to get any victories at all while Molde FK have managed to find a way, finishing as winners in 83% of those ties.
A combined sum of 16 goals were yielded between them throughout the course of those matches, with 12 of them for Molde and 4 coming from Mjøndalen. The average goals per game has been 2.67.
The last league game between these clubs was Eliteserien match day 6 on 30/05/2021 when the final score was Mjøndalen 0-0 Molde FK.
In that game, Mjøndalen had 37% possession and 10 shots on goal with 0 on target.
On the other side, Molde FK had 12 shots on goal with 2 on target.
The referee was Dag Vidar Hafsås.
Team News: Molde FK
The Molde FK boss Erling Moe has no fitness concerns whatsoever ahead of this game owing to a fully healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Mjøndalen
Thanks to a fully healthy squad available for selection, the Mjøndalen boss Vegard Hansen has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
It seems to us that Mjøndalen will need to play some great football to be scoring even one goal against a Molde FK side who have the capability to do really well if they play to their full potential.
We can see a very comfortable 3-0 margin for Molde FK by the conclusion of the match.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Aker Stadion (11,249)
Captain: Magnus Eikrem
Chairman: Odd Ivar Moen
Manager: Erling Moe
Competitions: Eliteserien position 2, Conference League Qualifiers (2nd Qualifying), Conference League Qualifiers (3rd Qualifying Round)
⭐ Key Man: Ohi Omoijuanfo
Mostly taking up the Striker position, Ohi Omoijuanfo was born in Oslo, Norway. After making a first senior appearance for Lillestrøm SK in the 2010 season, the talented Forward has managed to score 18 league goals in this Eliteserien 2021 campaign to date from a total of 16 appearances.