Sogndal vs Aalesund Match Preview and Prediction
This is a Obos-Ligaen match on Saturday afternoon (UK time). Sogndal will lock horns with Aalesund at Fosshaugane Campus with a 2:30pm kick-off.
This game will not be broadcast live in the UK. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish updates throughout the match.
Read on for preview, match prediction and betting tip.
Followers should note that Frog thinks the market odds are going to be hard to beat for this game. For followers who are looking for a play, read the tip below.
Betting Odds for Sogndal vs Aalesund
Sogndal are 3.1 with Bet365. The draw is available at 3.5 with Bet365 and Aalesund are best-priced at 2.3 with Bet Victor.
On the O/U 2.5 Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.8 from the trading room at Bet365. The top price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.08 with the experts at Unibet.
And the best prices for the BTTS market. If you think both sides will score, "Yes" is currently available at 1.67 with William Hill. "No" can be snapped up at 2.25 with Unibet.
Head To Head
Sogndal played Aalesund in May, in what was a Obos-Ligaen match. The winners on the day were Aalesund - winning with a margin of 3-1.
In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have faced-off 17 times. Sogndal have won in 4 of these. And Aalesund have won 5 of them. The other 8 matches ended in a draw.
In their matches to date, there has been an average of 2.53 goals in their meetings. Sogndal have scored an average of 1.24; Aalesund have scored an average of 1.29.
A look at this match-up for the travelling team reveals that whichever side has been the visiting team has won 29% of these fixtures. The home side has prevailed in 23% of these matches.
Sogndal have 27 points in Obos-Ligaen, putting them in 6th position.
There have been 41 matches played by them over the recent 12 months. They have 20 wins; 5 draws; and 16 losses. These recent results put Sogndal on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 48%-12%-39%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.85 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.34.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 54% (12 wins). There have been 22 home fixtures. 9% (2) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (8) being a loss.
On average they have scored 2.23 goals when at home in this last year; they have conceded 1.45.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 2.6 goals per match. In this time they have a win rate of 70%. Of those ten matches, 6 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 from these ten. They are also on a run of 4 matches in a row in which they have scored.
As we look ahead to this one, Aalesund have 44 points in the Obos-Ligaen. They are in 1st place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 41 matches. They have 25 wins; 8 draws; and 8 losses. This gives Aalesund a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 60%-19%-19%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.78 goals for, and 0.98 goals against.
A look at their away record in this time. They have a win rate of 55% (11 wins). There have been 20 away fixtures. 20% (4) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 25% (5) resulting in a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.35 times when away from home in this last year while they have conceded 1.05.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 2.2 goals per match; they have won 8 of these matches. Regarding the BTTS count, 6 of these games are matches where both teams have scored and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from the last ten.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 10 matches.
Frog's betting tip for Sogndal vs Aalesund
The pointers are highlighting a stalemate when these teams play in this one. This is best priced with Bet365 at odds of 3.5. This doesn't feel like huge value however.