Eliteserien statistics and guide: Lillestrøm modest thought to get the better of Kristiansund

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Competition: Norway Eliteserien
Competition: Sat 16.October
Match begins: 16:00 (UTC)
Venue: Åråsen Stadion (12234 seats)

Kristiansund cannot look for any donations from hosting team Lillestrøm in this Eliteserien fixture. Here's your comprehensive preview!

Insights:
  • Lillestrøm haven’t played a single 0-0 game.
  • Kristiansund have the fewest dropped points from leading position (0) in Eliteserien

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

It should be mentioned that Kristiansund play their home matches on artifical turf, so they have to adjust for this one as it's played on grass. Does it matter? Recent statistics for Kristiansund on grass are 1 victory, 6 draws and 6 defeats from 13 games. In these matches they have a goal statistics scored/conceded: 10-18. You can compare this with overall results below.

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Lillestrøm form and stats

All-inclusive Eliteserien results playing at home this season for Lillestrøm are 5-1-4 (wins-draws-losses). Three consecutive losses here at Åråsen Stadion is hard to swallow for the home team. Both players, staff and the home crowd are desperate to get something from this match.

The fans are hoping that Lillestrøm will strike back in this match, putting things right after the 1-2 away loss in the Eliteserien game against Sarpsborg 08 (placed 12th). Ifeanyi Mathew (midfield was the top team player in that game with a rating of 7.43/10. Mathew served one assist, hit four key passes and had 61 successful passes (of 71 total).

Ahead of that match, Lillestrøm lost 1-2 at home to Tromsø.

The home team are moderate favourites in this game. How does Lillestrøm handle that role? We have found three games in our database similar to this one, based on the home odds. The stats for these games are two wins, zero draws and one defeat.

Lillestrøm are certainly not overdoing their scoring at home in league matches, having created 14 goals in 10 games. Lillestrøm's goalkeeper has had to pick the ball out of their own net 12 times. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above. It's worth mentioning that 6 of these goals has been conceded in their last 3 home matches.

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Kristiansund form and stats

There's been little loot from Kristiansund's travels as they have only collected 10 points from 10 away games in the Eliteserien. Kristiansund only have 3 wins to counter their 6 defeats and 1 draw.

Impressive finishing from Snorre Strand Nilsen secured the home win 1-0 against Rosenborg in their previous game. Midfielder Agon Mucolli was the best performer of that match, with a rating of 8.15. Mucolli served one assist, hit six key passes and dribled past the opponent 3 of 6 times.

A 1-3 defeat away at Brann before that.

Kristiansund are the outsiders in this one, but not by much. Their performance in similar games (being the away team and moderate outsiders) is two wins, two draws and four defeats. From a total of eight matches.

The attacking power of Kristiansund when travelling is not overwhelming with 8 goals scored from 10 league matches away. In the opposite end, Kristiansund have conceded 17 goals in their away games.

Head 2 Head

Kristiansund - Lillestrøm 1-0 was the story when these two participants formerly met, some time ago this season. As for the last nine games between these two teams, there's one Lillestrøm victory, four draws and four Kristiansund wins. Over/under statistics; three of these games ended with three goals or more, six matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

LillestrømT. Lehne Olsen
T. Lehne Olsen
18 goals
KristiansundS. Nilsen
S. Nilsen
5 goals
KristiansundB. Bye
B. Bye
5 goals

Lillestrøm missing players

Kristiansund missing players

Lillestrøm Kristiansund
Total Home vs top Statistics Stat vs mid Away Total
21 10 4 Played P 3 10 21
10 5 1 Won W 2 3 12
4 1 1 Drew D 0 1 2
7 4 2 Lost L 1 6 7
33 14 4 Scored S 4 8 29
28 12 5 Conceded C 5 17 25
100% 100% 100% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 90% 95%
86% 80% 75% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 70% 71%
62% 50% 25% Over 2.5 O 2.5 100% 60% 43%
29% 20% 25% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 20% 24%
14% 10% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 10% 19%
71% 60% 50% BTTS BTTS 67% 40% 38%
19% 30% 25% Clean Sheets C S 0% 20% 38%
10% 10% 25% Failed to Score F T 33% 50% 29%
 
6.5 7.4 5.8 Corners for (avg) C F 6 6.3 7.4
5.5 5.1 5.5 Corners against (avg) C A 7.3 7.2 6.7
1.4 1.2 1 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.7 2 1.7
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
13.7 14 13.8 Shots (avg) S ( 8 12.5 14.4
4.6 4.7 4.5 Shots on Target (avg) S O 4.7 3.9 4.6
34% 30% 22% Goal Efficiency G E 29% 21% 30%
Key stats in Eliteserien this season:
  • Kristiansund have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored away.
  • Kristiansund have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Kristiansund have the fewest dropped points from leading position (0) in Eliteserien
  • Kristiansund have the most matches under the total-line (12) in Eliteserien
  • Lillestrøm 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 Bodø / Glimt 21 13 5 3 44 19 11 7 3 1 27 10 10 6 2 2 17 9 25 44
2 Molde 21 12 5 4 51 26 10 8 1 1 33 11 11 4 4 3 18 15 25 41
3 Kristiansund 21 12 2 7 29 25 11 9 1 1 21 8 10 3 1 6 8 17 4 38
4 Rosenborg 21 11 4 6 43 27 10 7 1 2 26 11 11 4 3 4 17 16 16 37
5 Viking 21 10 5 6 41 40 11 7 2 2 24 17 10 3 3 4 17 23 1 35
6 Lillestrøm 21 10 4 7 33 28 10 5 1 4 14 12 11 5 3 3 19 16 5 34
7 Vålerenga 21 7 9 5 34 28 11 4 6 1 21 12 10 3 3 4 13 16 6 30
8 Strømsgodset 21 8 5 8 31 30 10 7 2 1 25 8 11 1 3 7 6 22 1 29
9 Haugesund 21 8 4 9 32 34 10 7 1 2 19 11 11 1 3 7 13 23 -2 28
10 Odd 21 7 5 9 31 40 10 4 2 4 19 17 11 3 3 5 12 23 -9 26
11 Sandefjord 21 7 4 10 27 37 11 4 3 4 14 14 10 3 1 6 13 23 -10 25
12 Sarpsborg 08 21 6 5 10 22 33 11 4 4 3 14 10 10 2 1 7 8 23 -11 23
13 Tromsø 21 5 7 9 26 36 10 1 4 5 12 18 11 4 3 4 14 18 -10 22
14 Brann 21 4 6 11 26 40 10 3 3 4 15 17 11 1 3 7 11 23 -14 18
15 Stabæk 21 4 5 12 26 44 11 2 3 6 11 20 10 2 2 6 15 24 -18 17
16 Mjøndalen 21 2 9 10 23 32 11 1 5 5 13 15 10 1 4 5 10 17 -9 15

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Eliteserien is at the top of the Norwegian football league system. Seasons run from March to November with the 16 teams playing each other home and away for a total of 240 fixtures. When all these are played, the top team in the league table is the the “League Winner” while the winner of the cup in Norway is the “Norwegian Champion”.