Derry City vs Limerick
Ireland Premier Division
Date: Sunday, 30th July 2017
Kick off at 17:00 UK/ 18:00 CET
Venue: Maginn Park.
Derry CIty are back to Maginn Park after three consecutive fixtures away from home.
The Candystripes fly high after claiming back-to-back wins over Bohemians and Finn Harps as they are looking to maintain the fine form against the league’s newcomers Limerick in the lone Premier Division clash to be played on Sunday.
Kenny Shiels’ men hold the pole position in the battle for the third position and the spot in the next season’s Europa League qualifications after mentioned subsequent wins.
The Northern Irish side has been especially impressive on the home patch lately where they have snatched four wins in last five league outings (the only defeat came against untouchable Cork City in late-June).
The Super Blues were off to a promising kick off to the new campaign, bur the rest of the season has been more of a rollercoaster run for Neil McDonald and his side.
Limerick are one of the weakest defensive teams in the competition having allowed at least three goals in three of their last four away fixtures.
Derry City vs Limerick: Head to head
The Super Bleus have won no more than two of their 16 head to head meetings with Derry City, but we must mention that they haven’t suffered a defeat in a single of last three clashes with the Candystripes.
Derry City vs Limerick: Prediction
Derry City have been enjoying a hot run of form lately and we simply have to see them as favourites against Limerick.
The home win, priced up a 4/6 odds, is one of top bankers of the day and we are going to take it with higher stakes.
Derry City vs Limerick: Bet Tips
The first of the betting options will be Derry City to win the match at the odds of 1.75 with Unibet.
You can also take Derry City Over 1.5 Team Goals at the same odds.