Cork City vs Bohemians
Ireland Premier Division
Date: Monday, 31st July 2017
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Turners Cross (Cork).
Cork City sit at home for their second league fixture in space of three days.
The visiting Bohemian F.C has just ending a losing streak of three games with an away win at Shamrock Rovers on Friday. They are currently positioned at 6th in the league table, 8 points short off Derry City in the Europa League qualification zone. On the flip side, they are only 6 points above safety.
On the other hand, Cork City maintained their unbeaten run in the league with a 2-1 win against Galway United. The winning streak is now extended to 9 matches. With 21 wins and 1 draw from 22 matches this season, Cork City stretched their lead against second placed Dundalk to 17 points. The team hold a 100% win record at home from 11 league matches this season.
Cork City vs Bohemians: Head-to-head
Cork City are unbeaten in the last 8 matches against the Bohemians, with 6 wins and 2 draws.
Bohemians failed to score in the last six meetings with Cork.
At the Turners Cross, Cork hold a 9 match unbeaten run against Bohemians, 5 wins and 4 draws.
Cork City vs Bohemians: Prediction
It is hard to see this match going in any direction other than a home win. So has been the form of Cork City this season. After their elimination from Europa League, they will be more determined to finish off the business in Irish Premier Division.
Dinny Corcoran has been in superb form for the visitors after netting 7 goals in the last 10 matches. Meanwhile, Cork City will miss their leading goal-scorer Sean Maguire, who moved to English Championship outfit Preston North End. The 23-year old striker scored 20 goals from 21 appearances this season. His absence could
Cork City vs Bohemians: Bet Tips
The value is in backing HT/FT Cork/Cork for 1.83 odds with Bet365
Brave punters can back Both Teams to Score for 2.00 odds with Betway, putting faith in Dinny Corcoran’s scoring run.