He finds it natural that there is more enthusiasm in Øfold.
VÅLERENGA – SARPSBORG 08: 0-0
INNERTY SAND: (Nettavisen): None of the teams had anything but honors and placement fees to play on Sunday night. It was also the fight of the game. Despite some chances of scoring, the great periods of lack of creativity were in the attacking game, and what appeared to be a classic 0-0 match was also. Both teams seemed happy to share the points. After seven tight defeats, Sarpsborg 08 are now five points clear in the last three games.
Ash: – No air in the Vålerenga balloon
Sarpsborg 08s Amin Asker admitted that the game was a boring affair but denies that players have already thought about the upcoming European League game against Malmö on Thursday.
He also thinks that the mood was many flatterers than they are accustomed to from their own home games.
"Were your heads already in Malmo tonight?"
"I think you think the game was a big bet – we have some pressure for the end of the match but neither team had much to do." There was no big fireworks today, Amin Askar tells Nettavisen after the match.
"Today's game did not mean much to the season. Have you stayed a little bit new?
"We came out on the track to win the course.We were also influenced by the public.I thought it was very dead here.You notice you are in an outside area where there is no more air in the balloon.There was a nice atmosphere here during the opening game , when we met Vålerenga, but now he was dead, Askar tells Nettavisen.
– Sarpsborg 08 fans were often more audible than the Vålerenga-Klanen during the game. Is there more enthusiasm in Sarpsborg than in Oslo now?
"We are part of the European League and we have a good season.We broke new barriers for several years in a row now.Vålerenga disappointed this year and was disappointed for several years in a row.We are in no man's land.We did a medal last year in the final of the cup in 2015 and was top in 2016, so that's a big difference, "Askar says.
Sarpsborg 08 best in opening minutes
The Sarpsborg 08 opened the game better and got the first two goals of the night. Ole Jørgen Halvorsen is on the right side. The ball landed at Jon-Helge Ødegård Tveita, who tried 21 meters. Vålerenga's Adam Larsen Kwarasey struck his penalty well enough to beat the goalkeeper and extend the home team's lead to 5 –
Five minutes later, Jørgen Horn tried his head after a good cross from Kristoffer Knudsen Larsen but the head was 1 meter to the goal.
The teams changed to hold the ball and little happened before a new opportunity Sarpsborg after 27 minutes. Tobias Heintz was sent off with a high ball in the back room. From a slightly oblique angle, he was fired by a finish, which went straight to Larsen Kwarasey in the cage.
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Share: – It was not 'rysare'
It was basically the entertainment that the audience had served in the first place. At least in the form of goal chances. Vålerenga coach Ronny Dela focused on defense efforts against the game, according to the club's website. Ivan Näsberg was a bit surprising, preferred Felipe Carvalho, alongside Jonathan Tollås Nation in the central defense of Vålerenga.
Vålerenga coach Ronny Del was pleased with the defensive play after the game, but wanted faster ball handling and faster passports.
"We lacked some confidence in the future. It was a little late with the first bullet, but came a while after a break, says Ronny Share to Nettavisen after Sunday's game.
"The fight was not very encouraging for those who made the trip to the stadium …
"I understand that this was not a" race, "but we were looking forward to being compact and solid as a team defensively, we had to improve our defense game.
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Bakke: – Experienced in the game of Malmö
Sarpsborg 08 coach Geir Bakke was pleased with the defense against Vålerenga despite admitting that the game does not enter the history books.
"We have struggled to score this year, but we have tried to have the right presence in every match. We did a good defense fight for a long time against Vålerenga, although it certainly was not a lot of fun, they tend to be healthy ahead of home , but had no chance of goals in the first place, says Geir Bakke to Nettavisen after the match.
"What do you get out of this fight and fight Malmö until Thursday?"
– Some solidity in the defensive structure. In addition, I think we oppose a possession game that Vålerenga usually performs. We know that Malmö practices often, so we practiced practically today. At the same time, we have to get more hack in Sweden. They are a much better team than Vålerenga, "says Bakke.
Sarpsborg 08 meets Malmö in the European League on Thursday, 8 November.
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Second round got better
In addition to some good plays from Chidera Ejuke, there was little Oslo club had to bid in the first place. The teams changed to hold the ball and Sarpsborg 08 represented the little one who was at odds.
The second round started at a slightly higher pace than initially closed, but we had to wait ten minutes before the first opportunity. Bård Finne got Vålerenga's first chance in the game with a shot from the Sarpsborg 08 goalkeeper. Now two great Vålerenga chances came in eight minutes.
First, Sam Adekugbe was his ball, which joined Sam Johnson. He skirted the keeper, but from a very sharp angle, the finish ended up on the net wall. Then there was Bård Finne, who played free Chidera Ejuke within the sixteen years, but the Nigerian went very well and the shot entered a defender.
After that, the second entered the same clue as the first. Two teams went deep and defended well when they did not have a ball. It made it difficult for the attacking team and the public to expect a bit more good offensive football.
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Two good chances
In the last minutes of the match we got a good goalkeeper for each team. A post was opened for Patrick Mortensen. He hit high and went towards the goal, but the ball was crossed by the goalkeeper. Then he followed an almost identical opportunity on the other side of the course.
Magnus Lekven made a good block on Sam Johnson, headed on the crossbar and scored. Near the end of the match, the crowd pressed and produced several half-court plays and crosses of seven men in four minutes. Jon-Helge Ødegård Tveita tried to fend off half of Vålerenga's defense just before the end and almost succeeded.
His shot was blocked and disappeared in a new corner. After a little football in Hawaii, the referee made the match.
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Conquered the court field
Vålerenga Speaker reported about 7918 tickets sold. It is reasonable to suppose that many of them remained in the heat tonight. Intility Arena so extraordinarily brilliant.
At the booth, Sarpsborg 08s fans won the "Sarpsborg Ultras" battle against Vålerenga Klanen. Even ten times less on the podium, they maintained a consistent life throughout the game.
The first round was a rather meek affair, but the entertainment took a second turn. Despite a few more scoring chances, we experienced long periods of time without a creative splash in the attacking game of both teams. The nearest goals scored Sam Johnson and Patrick Mortensen, each with a good position of almost seven meters.
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