Elfsborg vs Pafos FC AI Prediction 11 July

### Elfsborg vs Pafos FC: Match Prediction

#### Match Information
**Date and Time:** 11 July 2024 at 17:00 UTC
**Stadium:** Boraas Arena
**Location:** Boraas

### Team Analysis

#### Elfsborg
**Recent Form:**
– **Matches:**
– **Brommapojkarna:** 3-0 win
– **Fredrikstad:** 0-0 draw (Club Friendly)
– **IFK Gothenburg:** 0-1 loss
– **Malmo FF:** 1-2 loss
– **Halmstads BK:** 2-0 win
– **GAIS:** 1-2 loss
– **AIK:** 6-1 win
– **Djurgården:** 0-2 loss
– **Malmo FF:** 3-1 win
– **Sirius:** 2-0 win

**Strengths:**
– Strong home performance, especially with comprehensive wins against Brommapojkarna (3-0) and AIK (6-1).
– Solid attacking display, evidenced by their multiple goals in recent matches.

**Weaknesses:**
– Inconsistency in away matches, as seen in losses to IFK Gothenburg and GAIS.

**Coach:** Oscar Hiljemark

**Formation:** Likely to deploy a 4-2-3-1 formation, ensuring a balanced midfield while providing attacking support.

#### Pafos FC
**Recent Form:**
– **Matches:**
– **Panathinaikos:** 0-0 draw (Club Friendly)
– **Legia Warszawa:** 1-0 win (Club Friendly)
– **Universitatea Craiova:** 2-1 win (Club Friendly)
– **Omonia Nicosia:** 3-0 win and 1-1 draw
– **Aris Limassol:** 1-1 draw
– **Anorthosis:** 5-1 win
– **Apollon Limassol:** 1-1 draw and 2-1 win
– **APOEL Nicosia:** 0-2 loss

**Strengths:**
– Good recent form, especially in home matches, including a strong 3-0 win over Omonia Nicosia.
– Effective in close matches, managing to avoid losses in most of their recent games.

**Weaknesses:**
– Occasional defensive lapses, such as in the loss to APOEL Nicosia.

**Coach:** Juan Carlos Carcedo

**Formation:** Likely to use a 4-3-3 or 4-2-3-1 formation emphasizing midfield control and dynamic wing play.

### Player Injuries and Suspensions
Neither team has provided detailed player lists or reported significant injuries or suspensions in the data provided.

### Weather and Environmental Factors
– **Weather:** Typically moderate for July in Borås, which should not significantly impact player performances.

### Predicted Goalscorers
– **Elfsborg:**
– **Forward Players** likely will find the net given their recent strong attacking performances.
– **Pafos FC:**
– **Luis Leal or a key forward** could be expected to score given the team’s recent form and goal-scoring abilities.

### Prediction
Given Elfsborg’s strong home form and Pafos FC’s decent away performances combined with recent good form, a closely contested game is expected. Elfsborg’s home advantage and Pafos FC’s recent competitive form suggest a balanced match with potential slight advantage to the home team.

**Predicted Result: Elfsborg 1-1 Pafos FC**

### Summary
**Elfsborg vs Pafos FC**
– **Predicted Score:** 1-1
– **Predicted Goalscorers:**
– **Elfsborg:** Likely from one of their forward players
– **Pafos FC:** Likely from a key forward player like Luis Leal

The match is expected to be closely contested with both teams having the potential to secure a draw given their current forms and recent performances.