Central Coast Mariners vs Adelaide United
Date: Sunday, 4 November 2018
Kick-Off at 06:00 UK/ 07:00 CET
Venue: Central Coast Stadium (Gosford).
The club from New South Wales will host Adelaide United in the Round 3 of the A-league this Sunday.
The “Yellow and Navy” are undefeated this season with draws in both their games. None of those gave them a clean sheet. Mike Mulvey’s team are winless in 9 games on the trot with a 7 game losing streak.
In the last 7 games across all competitions, they lost 5. At home, they have only won once in the last 5 games and 3 of those games had over 2.5 goals and conceded 13 goals in those games as well.
At the moment they are 6th in the league with just 2 points.
The Reds are high on morale after the cup win against Sydney FC. But league season has been similar to their opponents for Sunday. They are 5th in the table with 2 points as well.
The team from Adelaide are undefeated in the last 7 games with 5 wins in them. Marco Kurz’s team are on a 3 game win streak in away games. In the last 5 games on the road, they were defeated only once.
We can expect the match to be tightly contested by both the teams with the home side needing to improve on h2h stats.
Central Coast Mariners vs Adelaide United: Head-to-head (h2h)
- Adelaide is unbeaten in last 5 h2h matches with 4 wins. All 4 of those 5 matches had over 2.5 goals in total.
- Adelaide has won both the last 2 h2h games at Central Coast Stadium with over 2.5 goals coming in both of those matches.
- They also lead in the last 5 games played there with 3 wins and the hosts have 2 wins also.
- All of those 5 games had over 2.5 goals at the final whistle.
Central Coast Mariners vs Adelaide United: Prediction
The visitors are looking good this year. It is clear from their performance against the reigning champions of A-league in the Cup final mid-week. Also, their 7 games unbeaten streak and 3 game win streak on the road support the possibility of them winning this game. A bet for an away win can be placed with 1.55 odd.
The home side had scored in both of their matches this season even though they have conceded. They have also found the net in their last 7 home games. The Reds have also scored in all their matches and have scored in the previous 9 games across all venues. Kurz’s team never failed to score in previous 5 matches on the road. Since both the teams are in a scoring form we can bet on both of them to score at 1.61 odd.
Central Coast Mariners vs Adelaide United: Betting Tips
Away team to win @ 1.55 (6/11).
Both Teams to Score @ 1.61 (3/5).