Preview updated at 20:07 16/10/2020 UKT
Kristiansund v Rosenborg
2.9
Kristiansund to win
Tipped at 2020-10-16 19:28 UKT (always check current prices before betting)
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Kristiansund vs Rosenborg Match Preview and Prediction

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Kristiansund Stadion will see Kristiansund welcoming Rosenborg this coming Sunday 18 October, for a Eliteserien fixture. The start time is 5:00pm (UK).

There is no official UK TV coverage for the fixture. Check Frog The Gambler's live score page for updates throughout the match.

Read on for full preview, match prediction and betting suggestion.

We have found evidence of positive expected value to be enjoyed with this match. Frog's analysis will highlight where it can be found.

Betting Odds for Kristiansund vs Rosenborg

Kristiansund are 2.9 with Bet365. The draw is 3.6 with William Hill and Rosenborg are best-priced at 2.38 with Betway.

In the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.5 via William Hill whereas the best price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.63 with 888sport.

Here we have the current best odds for the BTTS market. "Yes" is currently available at 1.5 with William Hill. "No" is currently offered at 2.95 for account holders at 888sport.

Head To Head

Kristiansund played Rosenborg in February in a Club Friendlies game. The winners were Kristiansund with a margin of 3-1. F. Kastrati scored three times for the home side.

In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have played 8 times. Kristiansund have run out winners in 1 of the match-ups when they've met; Rosenborg have won 4 matches. There have been 3 draws.

In their head-to-head, there has been an average of 4.5 goals during regulation play. Kristiansund have scored an average of 1.75 and their opponents, Rosenborg score an average of 2.75.

Specifically looking at home ground performance, whichever side has been home has won 12% of the time. The away side has won 50% of the time.

Kristiansund

In 6th place in Eliteserien with 32 points we have the home team.

There have been 28 matches played by them in the last year. They have 12 wins; 8 draws; and 8 losses. To summarise, Kristiansund have a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 42%-28%-28%, in recent form.

In these matches, they have averaged 1.96 goals for, and 1.57 goals against.

A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 46% (7 wins). There have been 15 home fixtures. 33% (5) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 20% (3) resulting in a loss for the home side.

On average they have scored 2.6 times when at home in this same period and they have conceded 1.6.

They've scored in their last 11. Having seen what the market is offering in the 1X2, Frog is leaning towards Kristiansund as the value play.

Rosenborg

Rosenborg have 37 points in the Eliteserien, which puts them in 3rd position.

There has been 40 matches played by this side in the last year. They have 23 wins; 8 draws; and 9 losses. This recent form puts Rosenborg on a Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 57%-20%-22%.

In this period, they have an average of 2.23 goals for, and 1.4 goals against.

On the road in the last 12 months, they have a win rate of 38% (7 wins). There have been 18 away fixtures. 33% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 27% (5) resulting in a loss when they are the away team.

On average they have scored 2.0 goals when playing away in this period while they have conceded 1.56.

Across all formats, they are averaging 2.5 goals per game in their most recent ten matches - 7 of these matches have been wins for them. In terms of the BTTS, 7 of these games have been matches where both teams have scored. The frequency of matches with three match goals or more is 7 games in their last ten outings.

In summary, Frog is cautious about betting on the away team, given the prices available. Frog makes them a bigger price and therefore they cannot be tipped at these odds.

Frog's betting tip for Kristiansund vs Rosenborg

Kristiansund to beat Rosenborg here, available at 2.9 with Bet365. It is likely to be among the most interesting bets of the day. If you'd like an involvement when the sides meet, Frog goes with Kristiansund to run out with the win. Recently, they do not flinch in front of goal.