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Sarpsborg 08 vs Brann betting preview: Even match expected

Brann have traveled here for an interesting fight against the hosts Sarpsborg 08. Prepare for the match with this Eliteserien preview!

Insights:
  • Sarpsborg 08 have the fewest conceded goals (2) in Eliteserien
  • Brann have the most conceded goals (17) in Eliteserien
Best bookmaker betting odds:

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

It should be mentioned that Brann play their home matches on grass, so they have to adjust for this one as it's played on artifical turf. Does it matter? Recent statistics for Brann on artifical turf are 6 victories, 5 draws and 17 defeats from 28 games. In these matches they have a goal statistics scored/conceded: 26-58. You can compare this with overall results below.

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Sarpsborg 08 form and stats

Two Eliteserien home games so far for Sarpsborg 08, who are yet to win here at Sarpsborg Stadion. Only 1 point so far.

A strong away win for Sarpsborg 08 against Tromsø the last match, as Jonathan Lindseth and Ibrahima Kone were on target. Ole Jørgen Halvorsen, who plays in attack, was the top performer for the team in that game, scoring a rating of 7.83 (out of 10). Halvorsen dribled passed the opponent 2 of 2 times and had 28 successful passes (of 34 total).

Preceding that match was a defeat to Kristiansund (0-1).

This is expected to be a close game, with Sarpsborg 08 perhaps considered small favourites due to their home advantage. Looking back at earlier matches similar to this one (expected to be close with Sarpsborg 08 as a small favourite), we find seven games. Sarpsborg 08 has won zero of these, drawn five and lost two.

There will be little rest for Sarpsborg after this match as they are travelling to Molde for a Eliteserien game in only three days.

It's still early days, but we have some goal stats for the Sarpsborg 08 at home in the league. 0 on target and 1 scored by the opposition; from 2 matches.

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Brann form and stats

The manager K. Ingebrigtsen is not happy with the away performances in the Eliteserien so far, as all 4 matches have been lost. A depressing four defeats in a row for Brann in their away games. Unhappy days, as the last time they avoided a loss on the road was versus Viking.

Moonga Simba and Aune Selland Heggebo scored in Brann's previous match, the home game against Strømsgodset that ended 3-0. The attacker Robert Taylor got a match rating of 7.84 in that game. Taylor hit two key passes.

Prior to that match, the Brann manager K. Ingebrigtsen faced defeat when travelling to Stabæk and losing 0-2.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Brann playing away and similar expectations, we found seven relevant matches. Results were four Brann wins, zero draws and three defeats.

The visitors have scored 3 goals from 4 away games in the league, an average of less than one per game. Brann can't defend away. 12 goals have been scored by the opposition in 4 matches, an average of more than three per game. You might want to look at the total goal statistics, which can be found on the Statistics tab above.

Head 2 Head

Numbers for the last ten meetings between these two teams are: two wins for Sarpsborg 08, three draws and five wins for Brann. Over 2,5 goals: three times; under 2,5 goals: seven games.

Top Goalscorers

Sarpsborg 08J. Lindseth
J. Lindseth
2 goals
BrannD. Bamba
D. Bamba
2 goals
Sarpsborg 08I. Koné
I. Koné
1 goals

Sarpsborg 08 missing players

Brann missing players

Competition: Norway Eliteserien
Competition: Sun 13.June
Match begins: 16:00 (UTC)
Venue: Sarpsborg Stadion (8022 seats)
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Rosenborg 7 4 2 1 19 11 4 3 0 1 14 7 3 1 2 0 5 4 8 14
2 Bodø / Glimt 6 4 1 1 11 4 3 2 1 0 7 2 3 2 0 1 4 2 7 13
3 Kristiansund 6 4 0 2 5 5 3 2 0 1 2 2 3 2 0 1 3 3 0 12
4 Molde 6 3 2 1 14 8 3 2 0 1 8 3 3 1 2 0 6 5 6 11
5 Vålerenga 6 3 2 1 12 7 3 1 1 1 5 4 3 2 1 0 7 3 5 11
6 Viking 6 3 0 3 10 13 3 2 0 1 5 3 3 1 0 2 5 10 -3 9
7 Mjøndalen 4 1 2 1 5 3 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 4 2 2 5
8 Sarpsborg 08 4 1 2 1 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 1 1 0 3 1 1 5
9 Stabæk 4 1 2 1 6 6 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 4 0 5
10 Haugesund 4 1 2 1 4 4 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 5
11 Odd 4 1 2 1 4 4 2 1 1 0 2 1 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 5
12 Tromsø 6 1 2 3 6 12 3 0 1 2 4 8 3 1 1 1 2 4 -6 5
13 Strømsgodset 4 1 1 2 4 6 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 -2 4
14 Sandefjord 4 1 0 3 5 9 2 0 0 2 1 5 2 1 0 1 4 4 -4 3
15 Lillestrøm 4 1 0 3 3 7 2 1 0 1 2 3 2 0 0 2 1 4 -4 3
16 Brann 7 1 0 6 7 17 3 1 0 2 4 5 4 0 0 4 3 12 -10 3

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Rosenborg 7 4 2 1 19 11 4 3 0 1 14 7 3 1 2 0 5 4 8 14
2 Bodø / Glimt 6 4 1 1 11 4 3 2 1 0 7 2 3 2 0 1 4 2 7 13
3 Kristiansund 6 4 0 2 5 5 3 2 0 1 2 2 3 2 0 1 3 3 0 12
4 Molde 6 3 2 1 14 8 3 2 0 1 8 3 3 1 2 0 6 5 6 11
5 Vålerenga 6 3 2 1 12 7 3 1 1 1 5 4 3 2 1 0 7 3 5 11
6 Viking 6 3 0 3 10 13 3 2 0 1 5 3 3 1 0 2 5 10 -3 9
7 Mjøndalen 4 1 2 1 5 3 2 0 2 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 4 2 2 5
8 Sarpsborg 08 4 1 2 1 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 1 1 0 3 1 1 5
9 Stabæk 4 1 2 1 6 6 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 1 1 2 4 0 5
10 Haugesund 4 1 2 1 4 4 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 5
11 Odd 4 1 2 1 4 4 2 1 1 0 2 1 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 5
12 Tromsø 6 1 2 3 6 12 3 0 1 2 4 8 3 1 1 1 2 4 -6 5
13 Strømsgodset 4 1 1 2 4 6 2 1 1 0 4 2 2 0 0 2 0 4 -2 4
14 Sandefjord 4 1 0 3 5 9 2 0 0 2 1 5 2 1 0 1 4 4 -4 3
15 Lillestrøm 4 1 0 3 3 7 2 1 0 1 2 3 2 0 0 2 1 4 -4 3
16 Brann 7 1 0 6 7 17 3 1 0 2 4 5 4 0 0 4 3 12 -10 3

Sarpsborg 08 Brann
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
4 2 0 Played P 2 4 7
1 0 0 Won W 0 0 1
2 1 0 Drew D 0 0 0
1 1 0 Lost L 2 4 6
3 0 0 Scored S 1 3 7
2 1 0 Conceded C 5 12 17
75% 50% 0% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 100%
50% 0% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 100% 100%
0% 0% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 75% 86%
0% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 75% 43%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 25% 14%
25% 0% 0% BTTS BTTS 50% 50% 43%
50% 50% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 0% 14%
50% 100% 0% Failed to Score F T 50% 50% 43%
 
4.2 5 0 Corners for (avg) C F 9.5 8.5 6.9
3.8 4 0 Corners against (avg) C A 5.5 6 6.3
2 1 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 3 2.2 1.6
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
9.5 13.5 0 Shots (avg) S ( 11 13 12.3
1.8 1 0 Shots on Target (avg) S O 3.5 4 4.4
43% 0% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 14% 19% 23%
Key stats in Eliteserien this season:
  • Brann have the most conceded goals (12) away in Eliteserien
  • Brann have the most conceded goals (17) in Eliteserien
  • Brann have the most conceded goals in the second half (11) in Eliteserien
  • Brann have the the worst goal difference (-10) in Eliteserien
  • Brann have the the worst goal difference (-9) away in Eliteserien
  • Sarpsborg 08 have the fewest conceded goals (2) in Eliteserien
  • Sarpsborg 08 have the fewest scored goals (0) at home in Eliteserien
  • Sarpsborg 08 have the fewest scored goals in the second half (0) in Eliteserien

Sarpsborg 08:
Brann:
Eliteserien:
Norway:
Bookie Sarpsborg 08 Draw Brann

Read more about Eliteserien

Eliteserien is at the top of the Norwegian football league system. Seasons run from March to November with the 16 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 240 fixtures. When all these are played, the top team in the league table is the the “League Winner” while the winner of the cup in Norway is the “Norwegian Champion”.