Haugesund vs Sarpsborg 08 Match Preview and Prediction
This is a Eliteserien match on Sunday afternoon (UK time). Haugesund will take on Sarpsborg 08 at Haugesund Stadion with a 5:00pm kick-off.
This match has no UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time goal updates.
Keep reading for full preview, match prediction and betting suggestion.
Please note that Frog believes the market prices are not offering up much value for this match. For followers who are looking for a play, check out the tip below.
Betting Odds for Haugesund vs Sarpsborg 08
This table shows the match winner market:
Haugesund: 2.45 (William Hill)
Draw: 3.4 (Bet365)
Sarpsborg 08: 2.88 (Unibet)
In terms of the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.98 via 888sport whereas the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.85 with Bet365.
The best odds for the BTTS offerings. If you like "Yes", it can be backed at 1.75 with Bet365. "No" is currently offered at 2.02 for the customers of 888sport.
Head To Head
In the most recent head-to-head, Haugesund played Sarpsborg 08 in July in a Eliteserien game. The result was a 0-0 draw.
In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have played 17 times. Haugesund have won in 5 of these head-to-head matches and Sarpsborg 08 have won 5 of these occasions. The remaining 7 matches resulted in a draw.
When these sides have met, there has been an average of 2.29 goals. Haugesund have scored an average of 1.29 and their opponents, Sarpsborg 08 have scored an average of 1.0 each time they've met.
In terms of home advantage in this match-up, whichever team has been at their home ground has won 29% of the time. The visiting side has won 29% of the matches in this head-to-head.
Haugesund have 21 points in the league, which puts them in 11th position.
There is a total of 31 matches played by this side over the recent 12 months. They have 11 wins; 7 draws; and 13 losses. This recent form puts Haugesund on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 35%-22%-41%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.42 goals for, and 1.52 goals against.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 47% (8 wins) from the most recent 17 home fixtures. 17% (3) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 35% (6) ending in a loss for the home side.
Their home scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.71. They have conceded 1.47 on average.
In their last ten matches they have averaged 1.7 goals per match; they have won 3 of these matches. Of those ten matches, 8 of them have seen both sides score. There has been 8 matches with three goals or more.
They have scored in their last 7 matches.
In 8th place in Eliteserien with 27 points are Sarpsborg 08.
There has been 34 matches played by this side over the course of the last year. They have 13 wins; 12 draws; and 9 losses. To summarise, Sarpsborg 08 have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 38%-35%-26%, in recent form.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.29 goals for, and 1.09 goals against.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 18% (2 wins) from the most recent 11 away fixtures. 36% (4) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 45% (5) resulting in a loss as the away side.
When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 0.73 and they have conceded 1.73 on average.
Their recent performance data shows that they have 15 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 50%. Of these ten games, 3 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from these ten.
Sarpsborg 08 are on a run of 4 clean sheets in a row.
Frog's betting tip for Haugesund vs Sarpsborg 08
Frog has taken Yes in the both teams to score market, given the feeling that both sides will score. Bet365 are offering "Yes" at 1.75 in their BTTS market.Beware though; this does not represent what anyone would call massive value so you could find a better pick elsewhere in the FTG previews.