SønderjyskE will be hoping for a better result after a 2-3 Superliga defeat last time out to AC Horsens.
In that game, SønderjyskE had 45% possession and 12 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. For SønderjyskE, goals were scored by Patrick Banggaard (32') and Haji Wright (35'). At the other end, AC Horsens got 9 shots on goal with 5 of them on target. James Gomez (59') and Casper Tengstedt (71', 73') scored for AC Horsens.
It has been seldom in recent times where SønderjyskE have kept a clean sheet. It will be a concern for them that SønderjyskE have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 games, leaking 10 goals along the way. In any event, time will tell whether such a trend might be sustained in this game.
FC Midtjylland will go into this match after a 1-4 Superliga win versus AGF Aarhus in their previous outing.
In that game, FC Midtjylland managed 46% possession and 16 shots at goal with 6 of them on target. For FC Midtjylland, goals were scored by Frank Onyeka (16'), Alexander Scholz (52'), Mikael Anderson (84') and Evander (89'). For their opponents, AGF Aarhus had 8 attempts on goal with 2 of them on target. Patrick Mortensen (61') scored for AGF Aarhus.
A succession of effective showings by the FC Midtjylland defensive unit has resulted in their ‘goals against’ tally amounting to 1 from their previous 6 fixtures overall. In that period, their forwards have scored 14.