Sarpsborg – Brann

Sarpsborg 08 hosts the leader Brann in a match from the 14th round of the Norway’s Eliteserien.The difference between these two teams in the league standings is just one point. This means that if Sarpsborg wins the game and Rosenborg lose points against Sogndal at home, they could become leaders in the standings.If Brann manages to record their 8th win since the start of the season, they will keep the first position in the table.Both teams are performing in a solid way since the start of the new campaign. Last week Sarpsborg were above Brann in the league standings, but their loss against Sandefjord made them lost one position.As for Brann, they are being unbeaten in their last five matches. They lost points during the draws with Aalesund and Odd, but generally speaking, they are in a pretty much fine form lately.Brann also remains the team with the best attack in the Eliteserien at the moment. They have scored 29 goals so far, which is more than any other team in the league at the moment. They also have the second-best defense after Rosenborg’s, having conceded just 10 goals since the start of the campaign.Although Brann has the most effective attack in the league, they do not have a striker with really impressive stats since the start of the season. Their most effective player is Jakob Orlov, who have scored 4 goals so far. Fredrik Haugen and Kristoffer Barmen added three more.As for Sarpsborg 98, their most effective player is the Danish striker Patrick Mortensen, who have scored 6 goals since the beginning of the new campaign.This is going to be a really competitive game between two of the best sides in the Norway’s Eliteserien. This game could also change some things in the top of the league standings.