Dundalk – Bohemians : Preview & Prediction
The home team is currently in 2nd place with 66 points, after 21 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses. In the penultimate match, he won out for Finn Harps by (0-2). In the last match, won at home to Bray Wanderers by (1-0). This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 matches it has 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 away defeat, with 36 goals scored and 8 conceded, against 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 defeats at home, with 36 goals scored and 6 conceded. For the championship, Dundalk claimed 22 points out of 30, after 7 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses in their last 10 games at their stadium. In the matches played in their championship stadium, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 1-0, which occurred in 7 of their 16 matches. The defense has been in good shape and only conceded in 3 of the last 10 games, and his attack has regularly scored, as he has managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 31 games in this competition, suffered the first goal 7 times and never managed to turn the score.
The Dundalk team comes to this game with a 1-0 win against Bray, adding the eighth consecutive game without losing in this competition: the three-point goal was scored by Duffy. It is important to emphasize that the local team shows a very positive performance in their stadium, adding at this moment four consecutive victories in this condition. Usually coach Stephen Kenny had chosen a strategic 4-5-1 formation. McMillan is the team’s top scorer with 16 goals scored in the league. For this game the coach can not count on Shane Grimes, player who recovers from injury.
The visiting team is currently in 6th place with 41 points, after 12 wins, 5 draws and 14 losses. In the penultimate match, he lost out to Sligo Rovers by (1-0). In the last match, tied at home to Cork City by (0-0). This is a team that curiously shows more positive results than at home, since in the last 30 games it has recorded 7 wins, 1 draw and 7 losses as a visitor, with a total of 20 goals scored and 21 conceded. Already inside the home, it won 4 wins, 5 draws and 6 losses, with a total of 11 goals scored and 16 conceded. In the championship, the Bohemians won 18 points out of 30 after 6 wins and 4 losses in their last 10 away games. In his league games as a visitor, the most frequent result at half-time was 1-0 (6 out of 15 matches). Defensive solidity has not been his strong point, having conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games for this competition. In 31 games in this competition, only got 3 turns on the scoreboard in the 16 games in which he suffered the first goal.
The Bohemians team comes to this game with a goalless draw against Cork, adding the second straight game without winning in this competition. Usually the visiting team opts for a very direct style of play for the attack, without great discretion, looking for the most offensive Akinade and Hayes. In addition, it is important to highlight that the weaknesses of the team are usually in the most backward sector. Dinny Corcoran is the team’s top scorer with 15 goals scored. It seems that coach Keith Long can count on all his players.
Dundalk – Bohemians : Betting Tips
Dundalk and Bohemians play at Oriel Park in a 32nd round match of the Premier League. In the last clash between these teams in this competition, on 05-07-2017, Dundalk won off by (0-1). The history of direct bouts played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 6 matches won 4, drew 1 and lost 1. Indeed, in the last clash at this stadium, for the Premier League on 21-04-2017, Dundalk won by (2-0). Dundalk goals were scored by D. McMillan (9 ‘) and M. Duffy (66’). Special attention is needed for the home / away condition, since both teams present significantly different results in their home and away games
Dundalk – Win Odds: 1.30
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70