FC Midtjylland will be looking to get their first win in their defence of the Danish Superliga title as they travel to AA Aalborg in an intriguing looking clash. Both sides impressed last season and shared many epic battles suggesting this could be an early-season epic that could set the tone for both teams this term.
Danish Superliga – AA Aalborg vs FC Midtjylland – Nordjyske Arena
- Friday 20th July 2018
- Kick-off: 18.00 GMT
- AA Aalborg – Best Odds – 5/2 (William Hill)
- FC Midtjylland – Best Odds – 19/20 (Bet Bright)
- Draw – Best Odds – 12/5 (Betfred)
AA Aalborg got their season off to a winning start last time out with a 1-0 win at Sonderjyske and the season looks bright for them.
They finished 5th in the Superliga last season with 45 points and they will be hoping they can improve upon that this term.
Kasper Kusk bagged the winning goal last time out and how he would love to make it 2 in 2 to start the season here.
The Yellow Flames are still riding the crest of a wave having finished as Champions of the Danish Superliga last season.
They suffered a disappointing start last time out – only managing a 0-0 draw with AGF and they will be hoping to get back to winning ways here.
Paul Onuachu was instrumental in their Championship run last term and he will be eager to get his season kick started here.
Head to Head
FC Midtjylland hold a significant 17:8 lead in the head to head record between the teams whilst another 8 games have ended as draws.
They picked up a clean sweep against AaB last season too – winning 3-0 and 4-0 in their two encounters.
Odds and Predictions
This could be an exciting tie between two teams looking to get their seasons going.
Both teams to score – YES – looks a strong bet at 8/11 with Betway.
Paul Onuachu is one of the hottest properties Scandanavian football and how he would love to score here.
Paul Onuachu to score anytime looks way overpriced at 13/10 with 888 Sport.
Both sides will want to play on the front foot and get goals on the board if possible.
Over 2.5 goals in the game looks an excellent move at 5/6 with Bet Bright.
FC Midtjylland started the season poorly but should bounce back here and pick up their first win of the season here.
FC Midtjylland to win the match looks a super bet at 19/20 with William Hill.
AA Aalborg 1 – 2 FC Midtjylland – 8/1 with Betfred – check more with this Betfred Review.
Top Betting Tip
FC Midtjylland will be aware of the threats AaB are sure to pose but should get the job done here.
FC Midtjylland to win the match and both teams to score looks a good punt at 5/2 with 888 Sport.