Bodoe / Glimt won on Sunday at Stroemsgodset 2-1 after goals from Junker and Zinckernagel early in the first half. The win in this game meant that a team led by Kjetil Knutsen would secure the title five rounds before the end of the tournament. For a team from a city 1,200 kilometers from Oslo, this is the first success in its 104-year history.
There is another great success for Bodoe / Glimt. Kjetil Knutsen’s team has scored 68 points in the 25 rounds so far, losing just one match. Five more games have to be played in which there is a chance to break the all-time record for Eliteserien. Bodoe / Glimt can beat Molde’s best season score of 71. If they manage to get at least 4 “eyes”, they will break their record.
Bodoe / Glimt is the first club in the history of the Norwegian league, located outside the Arctic Circle, to win a league title. Scouted Football’s profile, which deals with statistics, also drew attention to the fact that it is currently the second-youngest team in the league this season