Viking vs Rosenborg – Preview, and Prediction

Viking vs Rosenborg -After losing to FK Haugesund 4-2 in the Eliteserien last time out, Viking FK will be looking for a win here.

In that game, Viking FK had 33% of the shots on goal and had 5 attempts with the goal. Samel Frijónsson (20′) and Daniel Karlsbakk (4′) scored goals for Viking FK.

FK Haugesund, on the other hand, had 18 shots total, with 7 of them finding the back of the net. For FK Haugesund, goals were scored by Alioune Ndour (8′, 52′), Sren Reese (84′), and Christos Zafeiris (92′).

Viking FK hasn’t recently demonstrated its defensive steel very frequently. According to the data, Viking FK have conceded 11 goals over their last 6 games, failing to stop opponents from scoring in 5 of those contests. However, that pattern might not continue into this game.

After defeating Kristiansund 3-1 in their most recent Eliteserien match, Rosenborg BK enters the matchup in good form.
In that game, Rosenborg BK had 49 percent of the possession and eight of their 17 shots on goal were successful. Ole Christian Saeter was the lone player for Rosenborg BK to register a point (4′, 37′, 47′). Kristiansund, their adversaries, had 13 shots at goal with 3 of them being on target. For Kristiansund, Amidou Diop scored after 19 seconds.

We’ve witnessed goals 23 times in the last 6 games in which Rosenborg BK sent out their soldiers, generating a mean average of 3.83 goals for each match. This demonstrates their propensity for high-scoring matches. Of the total, 8 were obtained by the opposition teams.

In the previous three league games, Rosenborg BK had not defeated Viking FK when they had faced them away from home.

Viking vs Rosenborg – Betting Analysis

Looking at their most recent head-to-head matchups, which date back to July 13, 2019, reveals that Viking FK has won two of them and Rosenborg BK has won three, with one match being tied.

There were a tonne of goals in those games as well, 24 in all, which works out to 4 goals per match. On August 29, 2021, Viking FK defeated Rosenborg BK 2-1 in the Eliteserien match day 17 meeting between both clubs.

On that particular day, Viking FK held 44 percent of the ball and made 11 attempts at goal, scoring on six of them. Joe Bell (54′) and Zlatko Tripi (64′) both scored goals.

Two of the 11 shots on goal for Rosenborg BK were on target. (45′) Olaus Skarsem scored. Into this encounter, Viking FK had lost both of their previous home league games.

It appears that Rosenborg BK will have a difficult time scoring against a Viking FK lineup that seems poised to truly control the outcome of this game.

Viking vs Rosenborg – Head-to-Head

Viking vs Rosenborg

Our Prediction: Over 2.5 Goals