Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk: Preview and Predictions

Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk Ireland Premier Division Match Preview 30 June 2017

Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk
Ireland Premier Division
Date: Friday, 30th June 2017
Kick off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Carlisle Grounds.

The most interesting clash of the round will be played this Friday at Carlisle Grounds where the third-placed Bray Wanderers will be hoping for an upset against the reigning champions Dundalk.

Bray Wanderers

The victory would get the hosts back in the contest for the second position, while any other scenario would keep Dundalk safe on a seven-point gap.

Harry Kenny forces super attacking style of football which brought results in last two games which have seen the Wanderers snatching important back-to-back wins over Derry City and Galway United.

The best proof of Bray’s attacking football can be noticed by the look at their recent results on the home pitch as each of their last five fixtures at Carlisle Grounds offered the option of both teams scoring.


The visit to Bray will be a huge test for Dundalk who successfully bounced back after a demolishing 0-3 home defeat to Cork City.

The Lilywhites have clinched three consecutive wins since with the total goal differential of 12-0.

David McMillan found his best shape as he notched three goals in last three matches to take his tally to 12 so far in the season.

Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk: Head to head

The Wanderers have been somewhat of a tricky opponent for the champions in the most recent period.

The hosts narrowed the gap to only a single win in their H2H stats with Dundalk thanks to an impressive display from mid-April when they notched three goals past the Lilywhites to claim a shocking away win at Oriel Park.

Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk: Prediction

This just has to be a high-scoring affair since both teams have such strong weapons in the final third in the likes of Gary McCabe and David McMillan.

As for the outcome, the value goes with the hosts who are 13/10 to keep the good form going and avoid a loss.

Bray Wanderers vs Dundalk: Betting Tips

The main betting prediction will be Over 2.5 goals FT & BTTS at 2.00 odds.

The second pick is David McMillan to score anytime at the odds of 2.25 odds.