Week 25 features a match on Sun Oct 31st, where Vålerenga will host Brann in a clash of the Eliteserien. In their last match, Vålerenga recorded a 2-2 draw against Rosenborg. Jatta struck first for Vålerenga in the 20th minute on a feed from Amor Layouni, then in the 24th minute, Noah Holm sent in a beautiful pass which was converted by Stefano Vecchia . Vålerenga is looking for direction having earned 11 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Brann recorded a 1-1 draw against Stabæk. Ivan Mesik struck first for Stabæk in the 38th minute, then Kasper Skaanes tied it up for Brann in the 1st minute of the second half’s stoppage time earning Brann a comeback draw. Brann is looking for direction having earned 14 points in their last 10 matches.
In their last match together, in Brann Stadion, Vålerenga was victorious by a score of 3 to 0. Sahraoui scored the first goal for Vålerenga in the 66th minute, then Aron Dønnum added another in the 89th minute on a feed from Kristoffer Klaesson In the end, Brann was frustrated by Vålerenga’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Vålerenga ended the match with the shutout victory.
Robert Taylor has been the most prolific scorer on Brann in his last 5 matches with 2 goals. Vålerenga is having problems scoring lately. Their top scorers, Henrik Bjørdal and Leonard Žuta each only have 1 goal in their last 5.