Although Viborg have home advantage and have spent the recent period competing against better opposition, we cannot ignore that Midtjylland have the greater quality and momentum. With that in mind, we expect the visitors to come through in a hard-fought fixture, albeit one that they may control by taking an early lead.
Our analysis of all available data, including recent performances and player stats up until an hour before kickoff, suggested the most likely outcome of this match was a FC Midtjylland win with a probability of 39.17%. A win for Viborg FF had a probability of 33.99% and a draw had a probability of 26.8%.
The most likely scoreline for a FC Midtjylland win was 0-1 with a probability of 10.58%. The next most likely scorelines for that outcome were 1-2 (8.38%) and 0-2 (6.95%). The likeliest Viborg FF win was 1-0 (9.71%), while for a drawn scoreline it was 1-1 (12.75%). The actual scoreline of 0-1 was predicted with a 10.6% likelihood. Our data analysis correctly predicted a 0-1 win for FC Midtjylland in this match and our team at Sports Mole correctly predicted the win for FC Midtjylland.