In this week 28 match on the 28th of November, Sarpsborg 08 and Mjøndalen will play a match in Mjøndalen in a clash of the Eliteserien. In Mjøndalen’s last match they recorded a 0-1 loss against Viking. Veton Berisha struck first for Viking in the %Minute minute of the %HalfNumber half’s stoppage time on a penalty shot, and that single goal was all that was necessary as neither team could manage any more scoring In the end, Mjøndalen was frustrated by Viking’s defence and couldn’t put any tallies on the board. Viking ended the match with the shutout victory. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having lost 6 of their last 10, while sarpsborg 08 is fresh off their 4-1 win against Stabæk. Jonathan Lindseth struck first for Sarpsborg 08 in the 5th minute on a feed from Eirik Wichne, then Kristian Opseth added another in the 75th minute. With 18 points in their last 10 matches Sarpsborg 08 should be reasonably happy with their performance.
On the 21st of July, Sarpsborg 08 hosted Mjøndalen at the Sarpsborg Stadion in their last match together. Sarpsborg 08 and Mjøndalen battled to a 1-1 draw. Sondre Solholm Johansen scored the first goal for Mjøndalen in the 2nd minute, but Joachim Thomassen got the equalizer for Sarpsborg 08 in the 8th minute of the second half’s stoppage time squeezing out at least the one point for Sarpsborg 08.
Sarpsborg 08 is fortunate enough to have Jonathan Lindseth in top form. In the last five matches the midfielder has scored 7 goals. Lars Larsen has been on a hot streak lately. In the last 5 games, hes scored four goals for Mjøndalen.