After five days from the last match of the Sweden Allsvenskan championship, Degerfors will face the champions of Malmo.
Degerfors after an excellent season last year when they finished second in the Superettan table, now will prove their real strength against the big champions of Sweden. Ten matches played so far in Allsvenskan, and they hold the seventh position. They have played very well so far and are proofing that they are fit to serve in the highest league of Sweden championship. They face Malmo on Stora Valla ( Degerfors arena), where they have a fantastic record until now, three wins and a draw in the last four matches at home. They didn't have a good performance last week where they lost 5-1 by Hammarby. On the other side, the champions of Malmo are showing that they want the title again. Eleven matches played so far and 23 points for them. They are currently leading the Allsvenskan 2021 table, followed by Djungarden with 21 points in 10 games. This season, we can say that they are the "machine goal" of Sweden, with 24 goals in 11 games. They come to this match with two consecutive wins, and they seek to take the third win to maintain the first position in the table. Both strikers of these two teams are leading the top scorers of the table, A. Colak with six goals for Malmo and V. Edvarsen with six goals. Wich of them will be able to score in this match? We have to wait one more day to see what happens.
Head to head matches
Degerfors have faced Malmo 2 times in all history. In both matches, they lost 3-2 and 7-1. After a long absence in the top league of Sweden, they are finally back. The last match played together was in 2019 in a Cup match where Malmo won a tight game 3-2.
Degerfors come to this match without a key player, like S.Ohlsson. He will miss due to a high number of yellow cards in the season. He has played all 90 minutes in the last ten games of Degerfors. On the other side, Malmo will play without the legend O.Toivonen, who has missed the last seven matches due to a knee injury.
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A strong team like Malmo has to show their strength again in a difficult match against Degerfors. During an interview, Malmos coach Tommason said they must prepare every game very well and not underestimate opponents if they want to win the title again. "We come to this match with a simple objective, to win the game and take 3 points," - he said. On the other side, Degerfors would be very happy if they take 1 point. As for Livestream you can watch the game at TV3 Sport (Den), Viaplay (Den), Viaplay (Fin), Viaplay (Nor), Viaplay (Swe). You can also check the odds or watch the match even on betting platforms like bet365, 1xbet, WilliamHill, and Bwin. The odds for this match are as follow:
Malmo win 1.57
Prediction: Malmo to win and over 2.5 goals
Date: July 17, 2021
Time: 03:00 PM
Venue: Stora Valla (Degerfors)