Silkeborg vs Midtjylland match preview: Even contest expected at JYSK park

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Competition: Denmark Superliga
Competition: Mon 16.May
Match begins: 17:00 (UTC)
Venue: JYSK park (10000 seats)

JYSK park: Get set for a football festivity when Silkeborg receive Midtjylland. Get the latest info on the game here at Tipsway!

Insights:
  • Silkeborg is in the best form (5-0-1) in Superliga
  • Midtjylland have the most scored goals in the first half (25) in Superliga

The visiting Midtjylland played their last game only four days ago, a Superliga match.

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Silkeborg form and stats

4 victories, 4 draws and 3 defeats. That’s what Silkeborg have to build on here at JYSK park in the Superliga. Silkeborg has won so many consecutive home games (four in a row) that they struggle to remember the last time points were lost here at JYSK park. We remember; it was Midtjylland.

Silkeborg are hoping to put things right at home after a defeat in their previous match, the score 1-2 away versus København. Felix, defender, was given a rating of 7.45/10 in that game, top of the team. Felix won 7 of 11 duels.

Previous to that game, a home match hosting Randers in a game that was won 1-0.

The bookmakers consider this a fairly even contest. One could say only the home advantage separates the teams. It could be relevant to look at how Silkeborg have performed in matches similar to this (as small favourites). Our database has found 8 matches with the results: Won 4, drawn 1 and lost 3.

The Silkeborg fans would probably like to see some more goals scored at their own stadium in the league, the tally being 14 in 11 matches. It's worth mentioning that 8 of these goals has been scored in their last three home matches. Silkeborg have only conceded 8 from their league home games. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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Midtjylland form and stats

Playing away, Midtjylland have won 6 games, drawn 3 and suffered 2 defeats in the Superliga this season. Midtjylland have won three away matches in a row now and will not be intimidated by being the visitors in this fixture.

Midtjylland played 2-2 against Brøndby in their previous match. Midfielder Evander was the best performer of that match, with a rating of 7.73. Evander scored one goal and hit one key pass.

Before that one, a nice away victory 2-1 at AaB.

So, this is expected to be a close game, an even contest. Looking at earlier matches with Midtjylland playing away and similar expectations, we found 5 relevant matches. Results were 2 Midtjylland wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat.

Scoring goals is the main ingredient in creating success in football, and not only at home. So far Midtjylland have scored 15 goals in 11 league games away. It's worth mentioning that 8 of these goals has been scored in their last three away matches.

Head 2 Head

The latest head to head game ended Midtjylland - Silkeborg 3-2, played this season. H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): Silkeborg two wins, zero draws and Midtjylland eight victories. As for goals, eight matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), two games had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

SilkeborgN. Helenius
N. Helenius
17 goals
SilkeborgS. Jørgensen
S. Jørgensen
11 goals
MidtjyllandE. da Silva Ferreira
E. da Silva Ferreira
11 goals

Silkeborg missing players

Midtjylland missing players

Silkeborg Midtjylland
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
30 15 6 Played P 4 15 30
13 8 3 Won W 3 9 18
10 4 2 Drew D 0 3 5
7 3 1 Lost L 1 3 7
52 25 10 Scored S 8 23 52
31 11 4 Conceded C 5 15 30
87% 80% 67% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 100% 97%
77% 60% 50% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 73% 77%
53% 47% 50% Over 2.5 O 2.5 75% 47% 53%
27% 27% 33% Over 3.5 O 3.5 50% 33% 37%
23% 20% 17% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 10%
60% 40% 33% BTTS BTTS 50% 47% 47%
27% 40% 50% Clean Sheets C S 25% 33% 37%
27% 40% 50% Failed to Score F T 25% 20% 20%
 
4.3 3.9 4 Corners for (avg) C F 6.2 4.9 4.9
4.6 4.3 3.7 Corners against (avg) C A 5 4.1 4.5
1 1.3 0.7 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 2.2 1.8 1.6
1 0 0 Red cards R C 0 2 2
 
14 13.5 14.2 Shots (avg) S ( 14 14.5 15.2
5.4 5.2 6.3 Shots on Target (avg) S O 6 5.5 6
32% 32% 26% Goal Efficiency G E 33% 28% 29%
 
11.6 11.1 10 Shots against (avg) S A 11.2 10 10.4
3.5 3.6 3.2 Shots on Target against (avg) S O 5.2 3.9 3.9
Key stats in Superliga this season:
  • Midtjylland have the most scored goals in the first half (25) in Superliga
  • Midtjylland haven’t played a single 0-0 game away.
  • Silkeborg have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded at home.
  • Silkeborg have the most scored goals in the second half (35) in Superliga
  • Silkeborg is in the best form (5-0-1) in Superliga

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 København 22 14 6 2 43 13 11 6 4 1 19 7 11 8 2 1 24 6 30 48
2 Midtjylland 22 13 3 6 37 22 11 7 0 4 22 11 11 6 3 2 15 11 15 42
3 Brøndby 22 11 7 4 30 24 11 7 3 1 16 9 11 4 4 3 14 15 6 40
4 AaB 22 11 5 6 36 26 11 5 2 4 18 15 11 6 3 2 18 11 10 38
5 Randers 22 9 6 7 26 25 11 5 3 3 15 13 11 4 3 4 11 12 1 33
6 Silkeborg 22 7 10 5 34 21 11 4 4 3 14 8 11 3 6 2 20 13 13 31
7 Viborg 22 6 9 7 31 33 11 2 4 5 12 15 11 4 5 2 19 18 -2 27
8 AGF 22 6 8 8 24 29 11 4 4 3 15 13 11 2 4 5 9 16 -5 26
9 OB 22 4 9 9 31 35 11 3 4 4 20 16 11 1 5 5 11 19 -4 21
10 Nordsjælland 22 5 6 11 24 37 11 2 5 4 12 17 11 3 1 7 12 20 -13 21
11 Vejle 22 4 4 14 21 48 11 4 3 4 16 18 11 0 1 10 5 30 -27 16
12 SønderjyskE 22 2 7 13 17 41 11 2 4 5 11 22 11 0 3 8 6 19 -24 13

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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.