Sotra vs Bærum Match Preview and Prediction
Bærum head to Straume stadion to take on Sotra on Saturday 17 August. Kick-off is 1:00pm (UK time) for this 2 Division fixture.
This game has no official UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish goal updates during the match.
Keep reading for preview, match prediction and betting suggestion.
Here we have the sort of betting opportunity we like.
Betting Odds for Sotra vs Brum
To summarise the 1X2 market:
Sotra: 1.63 (William Hill)
Draw: 4.1 (Unibet)
Brum: 4.33 (William Hill)
In terms of the Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.5 with the market-makers at William Hill and the standout price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.6 via Bet365.
Next up, the latest prices for the Both Teams To Score (BTTS) market. If you like "Yes", it is currently available at 1.54 with Unibet. "No" is currently offered at 2.5 for the customers of William Hill.
Head To Head
First up, a look at the most recent match-up between these two sides.Sotra played Bærum in June in a 2. Division: Group 1 match. At the final whistle, the result was a 2-2 draw. J. Rugland scored twice for the home side.
This was the first time these sides have met, in ten years of data.
Looking over the last year, they have played 32 matches. They have 14 wins; 9 draws; and 9 losses. This gives Sotra a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 43%-28%-28%.
In this time, they have scored 2.34 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.66 goals on average.
When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 43% (7 wins). There have been 16 home fixtures. 18% (3) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 37% (6) ending in a loss.
At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.63. They have conceded 1.56 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have scored 16 goals in their last ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 50%. Of those ten matches, 7 of them have seen both sides score. There has been 5 matches with three goals or more.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 10 matches.
Looking at results for the last year, they have played 38 matches. They have 14 wins; 10 draws; and 14 losses. This gives Bærum a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 36%-26%-36%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.61 goals for, and 1.84 goals against.
On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 21% (4 wins) from the latest 19 away fixtures. 31% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 47% (9) ending in a loss.
While playing away from home over this recent year, their average number of goals scored is 1.11. They have conceded 1.89 on average.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 1.9 goals per match and in this time they have a win rate of 30%. Of these ten games, 7 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 7 from these ten.
Frog's betting tip for Sotra vs Bærum
We will be cheering on Over 2.5 Goals in this match. The odds-makers have made it odds-on that there will be three goals or more and this verdict agrees. This price looks like good value. Bet365 are offering 1.47 in their Over/Under goal line.