Bohemians – Cork City: Preview & Prediction
Bohemians and Cork City meet at Dalymount Park in a match for the 31st day of the Premier League. the Bohemians won out by (0-1) the last time they faced off in this edition of the league, on 07-07-2017. The record of direct matches in this stadium is favorable to the visiting team, who in the last 6 games won 4, tied 1 and lost 1. Indeed, the last time these two teams met in this stage was on 14-04-2017 , in a match for the Premier League that ended the victory of Cork City by (0-2). K. Sheppard (40 ‘) and G. Buckley (87′) scored goals from the game for Cork City. The home / off condition deserves particular attention, since despite this being a match between 6º and 1er of the league table, it is actually a match between the 10th ranked in home games and the 1st as a visitor.
The home team is currently in 6th place, with 40 points conquered, after 12 victories, 4 draws and 14 defeats. In the penultimate game, he won at home to St Patrick’s by (3-2). In the last match, lost out against Sligo Rovers by (1-0). This is a team that usually achieve more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 24 points and 16 in their stadium, with 18 goals scored and 17 suffered as a visitor, against 14 goals scored and 22 suffered at home. For the championship, the Bohemians conquered 12 points in 30 chances, after 3 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in the last 10 games that played in his stadium. His defense has not been very solid, having suffered goals in 8 of the last 10 games for this competition. In their home games there is a tendency to have few goals, as 10 of their last 15 games for this competition have ended with less than 2.5 goals. In 30 matches in the competition, he suffered the first goal 16 times and only got 3 comebacks.
The Bohemian come to this unmotivated day, after a 1-0 loss to the outside, on their visit to Sligo. The main reference of attack of the club of the house is the Irish Corcoran. In this way, the home team usually acts in a tactical system in 4-3-3, reason why, in this drawing, the player responsible for serving the best form to the three players of the front of attack is the Irish O Connor. In any case, when he chooses to attack by the flanks, it is guessed that he does it mainly through the left flank, taking advantage of the depth offered by Captain Derek Pender. Coach Keith Long will not be able to count on Ward, having seen a red card in the last match.
Cork City preview
After 23 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses, the visiting team is currently in 1st place with 71 points. In their last game, they tied with Dundalk at home for (1-1), after in the previous game having lost out, in a game against Limerick, by (2-1). This is a team that usually win more positive results as a visitor than at home, having won 37 points out and 34 in their stadium, with 29 goals scored and 10 suffered as a visitor, against 35 goals scored and 9 suffered at home. In the last game that disputed, for FAI Cup, gained to Limerick at home by (1-0). In his last 10 games as a visitor to the championship the Cork City has 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses, so he won 22 points out of 30. His attack has marked regularly, since he scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition. In 29 matches in this competition, he suffered the first goal 9 times, but got the comeback in 5. In the last 15 home matches for this competition there is 1 period highlighted: he suffered 4 of his 10 goals between the minutes (16’- 30 ‘).
Cork come to this motivated showdown after a 1-0 home triumph at the Limerick reception in a match for the Irish Cup: Buckley, in the 14th minute, scored the only goal of the match. The visiting club must line up in a tactical system in 4-3-3, channeling their game, preferably, through the central corridor. In this design, the three most advanced players will be Dooley, Keohane and Sheppard. Buckley, Morrissey and McCormack play the middle zone, the latter being the pattern of midfield.
The most likely scenario for this match will be for Cork to win. The home club is going through a very bad moment of form on its ground, as it only records one win in the last five games. Underlining that Cork won three of the last five games in other people’s fields, scoring at least one goal in all.
Our betting odds for Bohemians – Cork City:
Bohemians – Cork City: Betting Tips
Bohemians – 1x Odds: 2.35
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 2.00
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 2.10