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Odense BK will take to the pitch with visitors Viborg FF at Nature Energy Park in the Superliga match on Friday.
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Odense BK will be looking to improve on their last outing here following a 2-1 Superliga loss in their previous game against Brøndby IF.
In that game, Odense BK managed 44% possession and 15 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. The only player to score for Odense BK was Mads Frøkjær-Jensen (8'). At the other end, Brøndby IF had 14 attempts at goal with 5 on target. Mikael Uhre (20') and Morten Frendrup (91') scored for Brøndby IF.
Andreas Alm's Odense BK have netted 13 times in their last six outings. At the other end, the tally of goals that have been scored against them in those games amounts to 6.
Looking at their past form shows that Odense BK:
- have not lost a league tie with Viborg FF in their last 12 games. A decent run, indeed.
- have not beaten Viborg FF in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- haven’t won at home in the past 2 league games.
Last time out, Viborg FF drew 2-2 in the Superliga match with FC Nordsjælland.
In that game, Viborg FF had 57% possession and 15 shots at goal with 8 on target. For Viborg FF, the goals were scored by Jakob Bonde (12') and Lars Kramer (92'). For their opponents, FC Nordsjælland had 16 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. Oliver Antman (26') and Simon Adingra (28') scored for FC Nordsjælland.
The stats don’t lie, and Viborg FF have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, seeing opposing sides hit 8 goals in all. Defensively, Viborg FF have clearly had some problems. We shall soon see if that trend will end up being sustained here.
Leading up to this clash, Viborg FF:
- have not emerged victorious against Odense BK when they've played them away from home in the last 7 league matches. They really have not been travelling well at all.
- haven't been defeated in their previous 4 away league matches.
Head to head
A look at their most recent head to head clashes dating back to 19/09/2015 shows that Odense BK have won 3 of them & Viborg FF 0, with the tally of drawn games being 3.
In all, 13 goals were produced between them in this period, with 10 of them from De Stribede and 3 created by De Grønne. That’s an average goals per game of 2.17.
The previous league contest featuring the two was Superliga match day 10 on 26/09/2021 when the final score was Viborg FF 1-1 Odense BK.
In that game, Viborg FF managed 56% possession and 17 shots on goal with 6 on target. Their only player on the scoresheet was Justin Lonwijk (7').
Odense BK had 14 attempts at goal with 4 on target. Emmanuel Sabbi (62') scored.
The match was refereed by Jakob Kehlet.
Team News: Odense BK
The Odense BK boss Andreas Alm has a full complement, with no fitness concerns to speak of before this game owing to a completely injury-free group to pick from.
Team News: Viborg FF
Due to a fully healthy group to choose from, the Viborg FF manager Lars Friis does not have any fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We’re of the opinion that Viborg FF will need to push hard to score against this Odense BK outfit who we think might well do enough to score at the other end and edge ahead.
We’re therefore expecting a good tussle with a 1-0 advantage for Odense BK after 90 minutes.
Should be an interesting one.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Nature Energy Park (15,790)
Captain: Jens Thomasen
Chairman: Niels Thorborg
Manager: Andreas Alm
Competitions: Superliga position 8, DBU Pokalen (Quarter-finals)
🔑 Key Man: Max Fenger
Mostly taking to the field in the Striker position, Max Fenger was born in Denmark. Having played his first senior match for Odense BK in the 2019 - 2020 season, the talented Forward has scored a sum of 2 league goals in the Superliga 2021 - 2022 season to date in a total of 15 appearances.