Stabaek vs Lillestrom
Double in position, the visitors Lillestrom are well ahead at the 8th spot with 18 points as opposed to their opponents who come at the 16th position having accumulated only 12 points. They are by far the best team as they come into this encounter unbeaten in 9 matches. Moreover, they have impressively won 4 of the last 7 head to head matches against only 2 managed by their hosts Stabaek.
It will be a ride for the visiting side as they seek to extend their fine form. It's been unfortunate for the home side as they have lost 7 of the most recent 9 winning just a single match. It is the kind of a form that they will struggle for a turn around as many sides will be on the lookout to take advantage of their deteriorating run of form.
Braga vs Marseille
The Portugal's Primeira Liga features Braga who will lock horns with France's Ligue 1 Marseille side in a friendly match. These two have met 4 times before where it has ended all square each side securing two wins each. It is now to be seen who will get better of the other here. Marseille finished in a impressive 5th European spot last season and are going into this match in a 5 match unbeaten run winning 4 of them.
On the other side Braga who boast of a 11 match unbeaten run will be keen ahead of their new campaign with loss the last thing they will be ready for. Their last three matches, which have all resulted in a draw, have witnessed low goal scoring encounters with two producing a goalless draw.
PSG vs Augsburg
In what will be a pre-season friendly encounter, PSG head coach Mauricio Pocchetino will be expected to feature a totally different squad with very few first team players to start. His tenure at the Ligue 1 side has been excellent with his side having finished second. They will be hoping for a fine start into the new campaign as they have piled new ambitious and dreams ahead of them.
Last season the visitors Augsburg survived the Bundesliga relegation axe as they were just 3 points off the relegation zone. They would want to spell a better season for themselves today in this particular match. However they would have to be prowess to master the art of defeating a top French side.
Strommen vs Fredrikstad
A high flying visiting side Fredrikstad are second ahead of the round of 13 in the Norway First Division double on points when compared to their opponents who come at the 14th spot. The visitors are looking for a win that will extend their winning streak to 4 and unbeaten run to six. With just two points adrift of the league leaders Hamarkameratene, Fredrikstad understand quite well that a win for them will be very crucial.
Meanwhile the hosts are not badly off if their recent performance is anything to go by and will be battling for atleast a point here in a bid to avenge the dangers of relegation. The frequency of draws is what has dragged them behind for instance they have 4 draws in 6 matches played recently across all competitions. However it seems that their focus is to avoid any loses going forward and it could as well be a good strategy for them. Therefore we expect a heated encounter today.
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