Silkeborg – Skive: 4th JULY 2017
Silkeborg ended last season with the Super League on the 9th position, with 30 points accumulated in 26 championship games.
Danish Helenius was the key man of Silkeborg, who managed to score seven times in the regular season.
Silkeborg missed the chance to evolve in the Europa League this season. Although they have won 2-1 against Odense, Denmark’s qualifying play-off, they have yielded a 3-4 score in general.
Silkeborg played a friendly match earlier this month in front of Viborg, but lost to 1-2.
On the other hand, Skive ranked fifth in the second league rankings in Denmark, with 49 points scored after 33 rounds.
The Danish J. Morgensen was the team’s first goal in the 1st Division, with 8 goals scored in 33 championship games.
Skive played two friendly games in June, both lost. They gave up 3-0 in front of Randers, then be defeated by Hobro, with a score of 0-1.
Skive was able to defeat Silkeborg last time in June 2007. Then Skive scored 2-0 in a 2nd Division Championship match in the West.