Viking vs Sandefjord Norway – Eliteserien Date: Sunday, 19 June 2022 Kick-off at 17:00 UK / 18:00 CET Venue: SR-Bank Arena.
Viking had a decent start to this season. The rare occasions in which they tasted a defeat doesn’t affect their spirits as they have recorded unbeaten outcomes in every other fixtures to maintain their decent form. They occupies the third spot of the table after the completion of 11 league games.
Viking recorded a 3-2 defeat on road against Stromsgodset in their most recent league fixture. They were on the back of a seven game unbeaten streak before recording the above defeat. Hence, they will be hoping to return back to their unbeaten run.
Meanwhile, Sandefjord had an inconsistent start to this season. They maintained the same further by recording wins and defeat in an inconsistent rate. A defeat is the most often outcome for them. Also, they are yet to record a draw this season.
Sandefjord recorded a 0-1 win on road against Odd in their most recent league fixture. They were on the back of a three games losing streak before recording the above win. Therefore, they will be hoping to make that win count.
Viking vs Sandefjord Head-to-head (h2h)
Viking remains unbeaten in three of the past 4 head to head clashes with Sandefjord.
Their most recent h2h clash at this venue ended up in a 2-1 win for Viking.
Each of their past three h2h clashes were high scoring affairs.
Viking vs Sandefjord Prediction
The home form of Viking is highly impressive so far this season. They are yet to record a defeat here. Four of their 6 home outings so far this campaign ended up in a positive display for them.
On the other side, Sandefjord lost two of their past three on road league fixtures this season. Their defensive side leaked three goals each of those two losing on road outings while their offensive line-up remained unanswered in both.
Analyzing the above stats, we are of the view that Viking might seal a win against this Sandefjord when they both meet in an Eliteserien fixture on Sunday.