Soon another top season of the Swedish Hockey League will come to an end. Without a doubt, fans and bettors alike will be focused on the winner of the tournament. However, according to our 2021 SHL betting predictions, the top goalscorer title is another top honor up for grabs.
This season, the Swedish Hockey League will run from September 2020 to March 2021. Once again players will be giving it their all in order to secure the top goalscorer title. At this time, our 2021 SHL betting predictions foresee a win Växjö Lakers player Emil Pettersson.
Let’s see how Pettersson’s leading chances of winning stand against the other top contenders on Unibet Sportsbook:
The 2021 SHL betting predictions point to Emil Pettersson as this season’s top goalscorer
At this time, Emil Pettersson has the best odds according to Unibet Sportsbook to claim this season’s top goalscorer title. Currently, the Växjö Lakers player is currently on course to achieving this according to the online sportsbook news in Sweden.
So far, he tops the 202 SHL goalscorer table with 22 goals from 42 games played. What’s more, Pettersson is also the current top points scorer which means he’ll stop at nothing to clinch this season’s top attacking individual honors.
All in all, our 2021 SHL betting predictions have labeled Emil Pettersson a safe bet with odds at 2.15.
Simon Ryfors to challenge Emil Pettersson for the top goalscorer award
Without a doubt, if there’s one player that Pettersson should be wary of this season, it’s Simon Ryfors. At this time, the Rögle BK player poses the greatest threat to Pettersson’s top goalscorer hopes according to Unibet Sportsbook.
Furthermore, Ryfors is hot on the current top goalscorer frontrunner’s heels with a mere two goals separating the two contenders. What’s more, there’s plenty of matches left in the 2021 SHL season. So, the race for the top goalscorer title is wide open.
Consequently, our 2021 SHL betting predictions say that Simon Ryfors can overtake Emil Pettersson with odds at 3.50.
More top contenders eyeing the 2021 SHL top goalscorer award
Another player with promising odds of securing this season’s SHL top goalscorer award is Jesper Frödén. Last season, the Skellefteå AIK won the SHL Rookie of the Year. Now will be looking to again prove his worth by top the goalscoring ranking.
Presently, he’s third in the top goalscorer table with 19 goals from 41. Consequently, he stands a good chance to catch up to and challenge the likes of Emil Pettersson. According to our 2021 SHL betting predictions, he has odds at 4.75 to achieve this on Unibet Sportsbook.
Lastly, Peter Cehlárik is also among the top four contenders to claim the 2021 top goalscorer title. Currently, the Leksands IF player sits fourth on the top goalscorer table with 18 goals from 40 games.