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Trelleborgs FF arrive at Borås Arena on Saturday for the Superettan tie with home side Norrby IF.
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Norrby IF head into this game coming off the back of a 1-1 Superettan stalemate vs Västerås SK.
In that match, Norrby IF managed 48% possession and 2 shots on goal with 1 on target. The scorer for Norrby IF was Wilhelm Ärlig (72'). Västerås SK got 3 shots at goal with 1 on target. Erik Björndahl (1') was the scorer for Västerås SK.
It has not been often in recent games where Norrby IF have kept a clean sheet. The facts show that Norrby IF have seen their defence breached in 5 of their previous 6 games, giving up 11 goals in the process. We will just have to see whether or not that trend will end up being sustained into this next match.
Going into this game, the form guide shows that Norrby IF:
- haven't won against Trelleborgs FF in their last 3 matches in the league.
- are without a win at home for the past 2 matches in the league.
Last time out, Trelleborgs FF drew 1-1 in the Superettan match with Helsingborgs IF.
In that match, Trelleborgs FF had 51% possession and 9 attempts on goal with 3 of them on target. The scorer for Trelleborgs FF was Mattias Håkansson (89'). For their opponents, Helsingborgs IF got 18 attempts at goal with 8 of them on target. Benjamin Acquah (75') scored for Helsingborgs IF.
A run of accomplished showings by the Trelleborgs FF defensive unit has seen their ‘goals against’ tally standing at 3 from their last 6 outings in total. Over that same period, their own attack force has managed to score 9.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 15/08/2017 shows that Norrby IF have won 1 of these games and Trelleborgs FF 3, with the tally of drawn matches standing at 2.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 23 in total at an average of 3.83 goals per meeting.
The last league meeting featuring these clubs was Superettan match day 1 on 11/04/2021 when it finished Trelleborgs FF 2-1 Norrby IF.
In that game, Trelleborgs FF had 65% possession and 6 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. The goalscorers were Henry Offia (82') and Fritiof Björkén (88').
Norrby IF got 7 shots at goal with 4 of them on target. Dijan Vukojevic (43') was the scorer.
The referee was Fredrik Hansson.
Team News: Norrby IF
The Norrby IF boss Mak Lind has no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash owing to a completely healthy group available for selection.
Team News: Trelleborgs FF
Thanks to a fully healthy group available to select from, the Trelleborgs FF boss Kristian Haynes doesn’t have any fitness worries to report coming into this game.
We’ve got the feeling that Trelleborgs FF will have their work cut out to score goals against this Norrby IF side who we reckon should emerge victorious.
That’s why we have predicted a highly competitive game with a 1-0 victory for Norrby IF at the end of this game.
Should be interesting.
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⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Borås Arena (16,899)
Captain: Ivo Pękalski
Chairman: Fredrik Hjelm
Manager: Mak Lind
Competitions: Svenska Cupen (Omgång 2), Superettan position 5
⭐ Key Player: Bubacarr Jobe
Generally deployed in the Right Attacking Midfielder position, Bubacarr Jobe was born in Gambia. After having made a senior debut playing for Norrby IF in the 2021 season, the skilful Midfielder has contributed 4 league goals in the Superettan 2021 campaign so far from a total of 18 appearances.