Bradford vs Oxford United
Date: Saturday, 24 November 2018
Kick-Off at 15:00 UK/ 16:00 CET
Venue: Valley Parade (Bradford).
Both teams are in the relegation zone and are in desperate need of wins in the league.
The hosts are last in the points table, losing 13 of their 17 games. They are at this state because of their defense which conceded 31 goals till now. At present they are on a 9 game winless streak in all competitions of which they lost 8 matches. They failed to keep a clean sheet in all those matches.
Over 2.5 goals came in 3 of their last 5 matches across all venues. In front of their home crowd, they are on a 5 game losing streak. They have no wins in their previous 7 home matches in the league. With just 10 points in the league, they do not look good to stay for next season.
Oxford is just 5 points away from their opponents for Saturday, being 21st with 8 defeats and only 3 wins. They have drawn 6 matches already and are unable to win against opponents with similar form.
But they have been unbeaten in 7 games on the trot in all competitions and have won 3 of them. Over 2.5 goals came in 3 of the last 4 matches. Away from home, they are unbeaten in 5 games with a win and 4 draws.
With the away side drawing most of their away matches regularly, we can expect a draw on Saturday too.
Bradford vs Oxford United: Head-to-head (h2h)
- In the last 6 h2h matches, Oxford has 3 wins and Bradford has 2 too.
- Over 2.5 goals came in 4 of the last 5 h2h matches across all venues.
- Bradford has 4 wins in the previous 5 h2h matches in front of their home fans, while the opponents have one win.
- Over 2.5 goals were scored in 4 of those 5 matches in this ground.
Bradford vs Oxford United: Prediction
It will definitely be a high scoring match. The host has conceded at least 2 in 3 of their last 4 home games in the league and they have also scored in 3 of their last 5 games in front of their home fans. The visitors have scored 3 in the last 2 away fixtures as well. So a bet can be placed on a score with over 2.5 goals 1.95 odd.
There is a big chance for the visitors for a win as they are in an unbeaten streak of 5 games in away fixtures. Also, the home form of Bradford highlights a 5 match active losing streak. So we can bet on an away win with 1.67 odd.
Bradford vs Oxford United: Betting Tips
Oxford to win @ 1.67 (2/3).
Over 2.5 goals @ 1.95 (10/11).