All the facts and stats for the Europa League clash: Ventspils - Rosenborg

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Competition: Europe Europa League
Competition: Thu 17.September
Match begins: 12:15 (UTC)
Venue: Olimpiskā centra Ventspils Stadionā (3200 seats)

Europa League betting and spectator preview: Ventspils and Rosenborg meet at Olimpiskā centra Ventspils Stadionā to measure strength and learn who makes it to the next stage.

This pitch has artifical turf, which is not Rosenborg's usual surface at their own ground. When playing on artifical turf Rosenborg have performed like this: Played 18 matches resulting in 6 wins, 7 draws and 5 defeats with the goal stats 26-25 (scored/conceded).

These teams have little in common geographically as Rosenborg have to travel 1100 kilometers to reach their opponents. The trip home will be especially long if the match ends in defeat.

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Ventspils form and stats

Ventspils have not come this way in the Europa League without some hard work on the way, more precisely defeating Dinamo-Auto. Ventspils was eliminated in the 3rd qualifying round last season in the Europa League.

18 points is a decent return from 8 Virsliga games here at Olimpiskā centra Ventspils Stadionā for Ventspils. The data says 5 wins, 3 draws and 0 losses. The opportunity of a proper winning streak is there for the hosts, with two straight wins here at Olimpiskā centra Ventspils Stadionā.

A good away victory last time out for Ventspils, who won 2-1 against Metta / LU. Before that, Ventspils had a Europa League home game versus Dinamo-Auto which ended with a victory 2-1.

Some amazing scenes last match, when G. Mtchedlishvili scored the winning goal one minutes into stoppage time.

Ventspils can score goals in their home matches. After 8 league matches they have found the net 18 times. From these home matches, Ventspils have conceded only 6 goals.

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Rosenborg form and stats

The traveling awayteam has defeated Breidablik in order to reach 2nd Qualifying Round of Europa League. They also participated in Europa League last season. This ended in the group stage.

As the visiting team in Eliteserien matches, Rosenborg have produced an overall stat of 3-1-3 so far.

There were no winners in Rosenborg's previous match, a Eliteserien home game that ended 2-2 vs Stabæk. Before that, Rosenborg secured a home win against Breidablik with the score 4-2.

Rosenborg find the net regularly in their away games. 8 goals from 7 away fixtures in the league. They concede less than a goal on average per away game (5 so far).

Head 2 Head

Top Goalscorers

RosenborgK. Zachariassen
K. Zachariassen
7 goals
VentspilsE. Kozlov
E. Kozlov
6 goals
VentspilsK. Svarups
K. Svarups
6 goals

Ventspils missing players

Rosenborg missing players

Ventspils Rosenborg
Total Home   Statistics Stat   Away Total
25 11   Played P   10 25
9 7   Won W   5 16
5 3   Drew D   1 4
11 1   Lost L   4 5
30 21   Scored S   18 55
28 8   Conceded C   14 29
92% 91%   Over 0.5 O 0.5   90% 92%
64% 73%   Over 1.5 O 1.5   70% 76%
48% 55%   Over 2.5 O 2.5   60% 68%
20% 27%   Over 3.5 O 3.5   30% 40%
8% 18%   Over 4.5 O 4.5   20% 28%
44% 45%   BTTS BTTS   50% 60%
24% 45%   Clean Sheets C S   30% 32%
40% 18%   Failed to Score F T   30% 16%
 
6.4 5.9   Corners for (avg) C F   7.3 6.1
4.5 3.9   Corners against (avg) C A   4.3 4.5
2.2 2.2   Yellow cards (avg) Y C   1.7 1.4
6 2   Red cards R C   0 1
 
251 144   Total Shots T S   111 272
82 50   Shots on Target S O   43 117
35% 42%   Goal Efficiency G E   42% 46%

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Riga 17 15 0 2 42 12 9 8 0 1 22 7 8 7 0 1 20 5 30 45
2 Rigas FS 17 14 1 2 47 15 8 7 0 1 22 7 9 7 1 1 25 8 32 43
3 Valmiera / BSS 17 9 4 4 30 24 8 4 2 2 13 8 9 5 2 2 17 16 6 31
4 Ventspils 17 7 5 5 25 18 8 5 3 0 18 6 9 2 2 5 7 12 7 26
5 Spartaks Jurmala 16 7 5 4 30 26 8 3 3 2 15 12 8 4 2 2 15 14 4 26
6 Liepaja 16 4 5 7 27 27 7 1 3 3 10 14 9 3 2 4 17 13 0 17
7 FC Daugavpils / Progress 17 4 3 10 23 27 9 2 2 5 10 14 8 2 1 5 13 13 -4 15
8 Metta / LU 17 4 3 10 18 34 9 3 1 5 10 15 8 1 2 5 8 19 -16 15
9 Jelgava 17 4 2 11 13 37 9 3 1 5 10 20 8 1 1 6 3 17 -24 14
10 Tukums 17 0 4 13 12 47 9 0 1 8 5 29 8 0 3 5 7 18 -35 4
  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Bodø / Glimt 16 14 2 0 56 18 7 7 0 0 27 6 9 7 2 0 29 12 38 44
2 Molde 17 11 1 5 45 20 8 7 0 1 24 5 9 4 1 4 21 15 25 34
3 Odd 16 10 1 5 29 18 9 6 1 2 19 12 7 4 0 3 10 6 11 31
4 Rosenborg 16 8 4 4 29 15 9 5 3 1 21 10 7 3 1 3 8 5 14 28
5 Kristiansund 16 7 6 3 33 21 7 4 2 1 20 10 9 3 4 2 13 11 12 27
6 Vålerenga 16 7 5 4 22 22 7 4 3 0 13 8 9 3 2 4 9 14 0 26
7 Brann 16 6 4 6 21 22 8 2 3 3 11 9 8 4 1 3 10 13 -1 22
8 Haugesund 16 6 3 7 17 23 9 4 1 4 12 14 7 2 2 3 5 9 -6 21
9 Stabæk 16 4 7 5 21 25 8 2 3 3 7 9 8 2 4 2 14 16 -4 19
10 Viking 16 5 4 7 24 30 8 3 2 3 16 14 8 2 2 4 8 16 -6 19
11 Strømsgodset 16 5 4 7 23 32 8 3 2 3 12 15 8 2 2 4 11 17 -9 19
12 Sarpsborg 08 16 5 2 9 18 25 9 4 1 4 11 9 7 1 1 5 7 16 -7 17
13 Sandefjord 16 5 1 10 17 29 8 3 1 4 7 11 8 2 0 6 10 18 -12 16
14 Start 17 3 6 8 18 34 9 3 4 2 11 12 8 0 2 6 7 22 -16 15
15 Mjøndalen 16 4 2 10 13 26 7 2 0 5 5 10 9 2 2 5 8 16 -13 14
16 Aalesund 16 1 4 11 21 47 8 1 2 5 12 25 8 0 2 6 9 22 -26 7

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The UEFA Europa League, abbreviated as UEL and commonly referred to as just the Europa League, is an annual football club competition organised by UEFA. It is the second-tier competition for football clubs in Europa, beneath the UEFA Champions League in value and importance. Teams qualify through their performance in their national leagues and cup competitions. Some teams qualify from the Champions League; more precisely the teams who are knocked out in the playoff qualifying round and the third-place finishers of the group stage. The winner of the Europa League qualifies for the Champions League in their next competitive season.