Esbjerg vs AaB: Match guide and preview

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Competition: Denmark Superliga
Competition: Fri 13.March
Match begins: 18:00 (UTC)
Venue: Blue Water Arena (10972 seats)

Esbjerg hope to sell some tickets for this game even though the season has been rough so far with 17 points and a 13th position in the Superliga table. Visiting AaB holds 6th place with 37 pts.

Esbjerg and AaB should both be in good shape for this meeting, as there's been enough days for both of them to train and rest since their last matches.

Esbjerg have had a bad season and will be relegated from Superliga. AaB are still fighting for top positions and their benefits.

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Esbjerg form and stats

Esbjerg's results here at Blue Water Arena in the Superliga have been very modest with 3 victories, 3 draws and 6 defeats.

Esbjerg drew their last game, 1-1 away at Hobro (placed 12th). Ahead of that match, Esbjerg lost 1-4 at home to AGF.

The hometeam coach L. Olsen made a successful contribution in the game against Hobro, bringing on Patrick Egelund who scored the equalizer in the 1-1 draw.

Esbjerg has scored 13 league goals at home this season, in 12 matches. Esbjerg have conceded 17 in these home matches.

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AaB form and stats

As the visiting team in Superliga matches, AaB have produced an overall stat of 4-2-6 so far.

AaB won their last game, 3-0 versus Lyngby played at home. A home win before that, celebrating 2-0 vs København.

It was a convincing performance from AaB when Lyngby were beaten. The team "killed" the match in the first half leading 3-0 and the second half was comfortable. Lucas Andersen, Tom Van Weert and Kasper Kusk scored their goals.

AaB are not goal shy away from home in the league, finding the net 19 times in 12 away games so far. 17 goals have been conceded by AaB in these games.

Head 2 Head

The dueling parties have met before this season: AaB - Esbjerg 4-0. Esbjerg-AaB H2H statistics last ten meetings regardless of arena: Esbjerg four wins, AaB five wins, one draw. seven of these ten matches had three or more goals (over 2,5).

Top Goalscorers

AaBL. Andersen
L. Andersen
9 goals
AaBT. van Weert
T. van Weert
7 goals
Esbjerg
Y. Yakovenko
5 goals

Esbjerg missing players

AaB missing players

Esbjerg AaB
Total Home vs mid Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
24 12 4 Played P 4 12 24
4 3 1 Won W 4 4 11
5 3 0 Drew D 0 2 4
15 6 3 Lost L 0 6 9
20 13 2 Scored S 12 19 41
40 17 6 Conceded C 1 17 29
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 92% 96%
79% 75% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 83% 79%
54% 58% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 50% 58% 58%
17% 17% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 33% 38%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 25% 25% 17%
58% 67% 25% BTTS BTTS 25% 42% 42%
8% 17% 25% Clean Sheets C S 75% 33% 38%
33% 17% 50% Failed to Score F T 0% 33% 25%
 
4.6 4.4 2.8 Corners for (avg) C F 6 6.1 5.8
5.1 5.5 5.5 Corners against (avg) C A 5.2 5 4.5
2.4 2.4 3.5 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.2 1.8 1.9
4 2 2 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
288 126 44 Total Shots T S 56 153 317
92 51 15 Shots on Target S O 24 66 123
22% 25% 13% Goal Efficiency G E 50% 29% 33%
Key stats in Superliga this season:
  • AaB have scored more than double the goals of Esbjerg.
  • Esbjerg has the fewest scored goals (20)
  • Esbjerg have played more matches over 2,5 goals home than away.
  • Esbjerg haven’t played a single 0-0 game.

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Midtjylland 24 20 2 2 41 13 12 9 1 2 20 9 12 11 1 0 21 4 28 62
2 København 24 16 2 6 41 27 12 10 1 1 26 11 12 6 1 5 15 16 14 50
3 AGF 23 12 4 7 37 25 11 6 2 3 20 12 12 6 2 4 17 13 12 40
4 Brøndby 24 12 3 9 44 34 12 8 1 3 26 17 12 4 2 6 18 17 10 39
5 Nordsjælland 24 11 5 8 46 34 12 7 3 2 24 10 12 4 2 6 22 24 12 38
6 AaB 24 11 4 9 41 29 12 7 2 3 22 12 12 4 2 6 19 17 12 37
7 Randers 23 10 4 9 37 31 12 7 3 2 22 11 11 3 1 7 15 20 6 34
8 Lyngby 24 9 4 11 28 39 12 8 1 3 18 16 12 1 3 8 10 23 -11 31
9 OB 24 8 6 10 31 28 12 5 3 4 18 13 12 3 3 6 13 15 3 30
10 Horsens 24 8 4 12 21 42 12 5 1 6 12 21 12 3 3 6 9 21 -21 28
11 SønderjyskE 24 6 8 10 29 41 12 4 4 4 15 18 12 2 4 6 14 23 -12 26
12 Hobro 24 2 13 9 22 33 12 1 8 3 10 15 12 1 5 6 12 18 -11 19
13 Esbjerg 24 4 5 15 20 40 12 3 3 6 13 17 12 1 2 9 7 23 -20 17
14 Silkeborg 24 3 6 15 29 51 12 2 2 8 14 25 12 1 4 7 15 26 -22 15

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Superligaen (The Danish Superliga) is the top level football league in Denmark. It has 14 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 182 matches to create a league table. This is followed by top and bottom half playoffs. The full season runs from July to May with a two month winter break.