Brentford vs Gillingham
England – Carabao Cup
Date: Tuesday, 08 November 2022
Kick-off at 20:45 UK / 21:45 CET
Venue: Brentford Community Stadium
Premier League outfits Brentford’s next match is a knockout fixture in the Carabao Cup. Their opponents are Gillingham in League Two.
Brentford are currently 11th in the Premier League standings. They were unbeaten in 9 out of 13 games played this season. They have a firepower that possess a decent potential. Even though they conceded a few goals in the Premier League, it is unlikely to count here.
Because they have a League Two outfits on the opposite side. Gillingham is currently in a poor form. They are winless in their last five league Two games.
There is no doubt that Brentford will be able to break Gillingham’s defense for more than once. On top of that Gillingham has been conceding goals consistently in the past several League Two fixtures.
The last time they locked horns was 8 years ago. Besides that, Brentford is unbeaten in last 6 head to head games. Even though they locked horns 8 years ago, Brentford has been consistently scoring goals against Gillingham.
When comparing that with the current form of these two, we can expect Brentford to score a lot of goals.
Brentford vs Gillingham Head-to-head (h2h)
- The last time they met was 8 years ago.
- Brentford are unbeaten in their last six head to head games.
- They scored 10 goals in those six games.
- The latest encounter had finished in a 2-1 win for Brentford.
Brentford vs Gillingham Prediction
The Bees are unbeaten in four of their last five home matches. Their only defeat in those five games came against Arsenal, who currently sit top of the Premier League table.
On the other side, Gillingham are without an away win in the last 8 games. Do also note that most of those were League Two fixtures. They wont stand a chance with such a form in possession against a team like Brentford.
By the looks of things, we like to back Brentford to Win & Over 2.5 Goals as the main bet for this one.
Brentford vs Gillingham Betting Tips
Brentford to Win & Over 2.5 Goals @ 2.20 Odds.
Correct Score: Brentford 3-0 @ 6.50 Odds.