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Sogndal will host visiting club Ranheim at Fosshaugane Campus in the OBOS-ligaen fixture on Saturday.
Our full set of predictions, statistics and match poll for Sogndal v Ranheim can be seen below - along with the latest match odds.
Sogndal enter this match following on from a 3-3 OBOS-ligaen drawn match vs Bryne.
For Sogndal, the goals were scored by Isaac Twum (41') and Alejandro Díaz (45'). Sigurd Grønli (59') and Mamadou Diaw (86') scored for Bryne.
At least three goals per match were seen in 5 of the last 6 fixtures where Sogndal have played. Their opponents scored 15 of them in these games while Sogndal amassed a tally of 10. It will be interesting to see if that trend will end up being continued on into this next match.
In their last game, Ranheim drew 3-3 in the OBOS-ligaen tie with Åsane.
For Ranheim, the scorers were Simon Marklund (48') and Henrik Kristiansen (84').
Looking at their form, and Ranheim have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, letting opponents get 13 goals overall. At the back, Ranheim seem to have a bit of a soft underbelly.
Going into this encounter, Ranheim are without a win away from home in their last 4 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their past head to head clashes going back to 17/08/2020 shows us that Sogndal have won 3 of these and Ranheim 2, with the tally of drawn results standing at 1.
Those games weren’t short on goals, either, with 22 overall which averages out at 3.67 goals per meeting.
The previous league game between these clubs was OBOS-ligaen match day 15 on 17/07/2022 when it finished Ranheim 3-3 Sogndal.
Team News: Sogndal
The Sogndal manager Eirik Bakke has no fitness worries whatsoever before this clash with a completely healthy squad available to choose from. Ulrik Mathisen is ineligible for this match because of suspension.
Team News: Ranheim
Due to a fully healthy group to choose from, the Ranheim manager Svein Maalen does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this game. Erik Tönne cannot play in this game through suspension.
It’s looking like Ranheim and Sogndal could both well score more than once here although it’s hard to see a clear-cut winner.
It’s looking like it could well end up as a draw but we do expect to see goals at each end. We’re therefore seeing a very competitive encounter with a 2-2 score draw after 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Fosshaugane Campus (5,523)
Chairman: Jan Rune Årøy
Manager: Eirik Bakke
Competitions: OBOS-ligaen position 9