Ljungskile SK are going up against visiting club GIF Sundsvall at Skarsjövallen in this Superettan clash on Monday.
Full predictions, pre-match stats and user poll for Ljungskile SK v GIF Sundsvall are shown on this page – as well as up-to-date odds.
Ljungskile SK are hoping to win again after their last result, a 0-1 Superettan success against IK Brage.
The only scorer from Ljungskile SK was Linus Dahl (54').
It has been all too rare in recent times that Ljungskile SK have shown defensive steel. The reality is that LSK have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, letting in 9 goals along the way.
Looking at the pre-match facts, Ljungskile SK:
haven’t won against GIF Sundsvall in their previous 5 league games.
haven’t won at home in the past 3 league games.
GIF Sundsvall come into this match after a 1-3 Superettan win with the downing of Dalkurd FF in their previous outing.
For GIF Sundsvall, goals were scored by Dennis Olsson (4'), Oliver Berg (12') and Pontus Engblom (52'). Willie Clemons (68') scored for Dalkurd FF.
In a total of 6 of the previous 6 games involving GIF Sundsvall, three or more goals have been struck. The overall average goals scored per game during that time is 4.17, with the number of goals averaged by Giffarna equalling 2.5. We shall soon find out whether or not that trend can be continued on in this game.
Going into this one, GIF Sundsvall haven’t been beaten by Ljungskile SK in away games against them for the last 2 league games.
Head to head
Looking over their past head-to-head meetings going back to 14/08/2011 shows us that Ljungskile SK have won 1 of these games and GIF Sundsvall 3, with the tally of draws standing at 2.
A combined total of 16 goals were scored between them in these games, with 6 of them from LSK and 10 created by Giffarna. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.67.
Team News: Ljungskile SK
Ljungskile SK boss Jörgen Wålemark will be thankful to have no fitness concerns at all ahead of this clash with a completely healthy group available to select from.
Team News: GIF Sundsvall
With a completely healthy squad ready to go, GIF Sundsvall manager Henrik Åhnstrand has no fitness worries at all before this game.
We think that Ljungskile SK will need to push hard to register a score against this GIF Sundsvall side who we reckon should manage to get a goal of their own in a winning performance.
We therefore fancy a very competitive encounter with a 0-1 win for GIF Sundsvall after 90 minutes.
It should be a good one.
What are the best odds for the game?
Looking at the bookies’ prices on the full-time result market, victory for Ljungskile SK is available for 3.4, going for the game finishing all-square is 3.62 and putting your money on the winning team to be GIF Sundsvall is 2.15. They’re the best of the bets being offered at this very moment.