Brisbane Roar vs Central Coast Mariners Predictions and Free Tips from our expert tipsters when the teams go head-to-head in Australian A-League on Friday, 10 February 2023.
It goes without saying that Brisbane Roar are one of the absolute worst teams in the A-League, and it is quite deserved that they are placed third to last in the table.
Meanwhile, the Mariners have a different story to share. They are placed third in the standings, and are going after the second spot – for which they need a surplus of just one point.
Brisbane Roar vs Central Coast Mariners Head-to-head stats
The latest encounter ended in a 0-2 win for Mariners on the road, and the clash before that ended in a 2-1 win for them at home.
In fact, they are unbeaten in the last two years in such meetings, and it has been three years since they conceded a goal at this venue.
Who will win the match between Brisbane Roar vs Central Coast Mariners?
The Mariners are a contender to secure a top-two spot this season in the league, and are in great form at the moment. On top of that they have a terrific h2h record against this rival over the years.
Meanwhile, the Mariners are placed in the bottom tier of the table, and are one of the worst in the competition. Not only did they lose four of their previous five games, but they remained winless in 13 of their past 16 fixtures too.
The favorites for this upcoming encounter are surely Central Coast.
How many goals will be scored in the match?
Brisbane conceded six goals from their last two games combined, and they managed to keep a single clean sheet at this venue in the last five appearances.
Meanwhile, the Mariners managed to score two or more goals in 10 of their past 13 overall games, and they did the same in 100% of h2h meetings in the past two years.
As such, chances are quite high for goals to come in plenty.
Will Both Teams Score in the match?
Central Coast surely do have the upper hand here. But do take into account the fact that they failed to keep a clean sheet in their last three games, and they conceded two or more goals in their past three fixtures on the trot.
Moreover, they have just three clean sheets to their name from the last 13 road trips.
By the looks of things, the hosts Brisbane are expected to find the back of the net at least once.
Brisbane Roar vs Central Coast Mariners Prediction
The Mariners are placed third in the table, and are going after the second spot. They have scored the most number of goals in the competition, barring toppers Melbourne City.
They also have a dominant h2h record against this rival in the past few years, while Brisbane lost four of their previous five overall games. Roar also remained winless in 13 of their past 16 overall fixtures, and are placed third to last in the league table at the moment.
It surely looks as if Central Coast are about to deliver a winning performance. The odds for the same are placed at an attractive 2.50.
Going on though, they let in two or more goals in their last three fixtures in a row, and they have just three clean sheets away from home in the last 13 road trips.
They might have the edge this Friday at the Moreton Daily Stadium, but a clean sheet might be asking too much.
Likely, the Both Teams to Wager looks appealing, at an odd of 1.67.
Brisbane Roar vs Central Coast Mariners Betting Tips
Central Coast Mariners to Win @ 2.50
Both Teams to Score @ 1.67.