Drogheda vs UC Dublin Prediction & Match Preview

Drogheda United vs UC Dublin Irish Premier Division Predictions by LeagueLane

Drogheda United vs UC Dublin Predictions and Free Betting Tips from expert tipsters when they go head-to-head in the Irish Premier Division on Friday, 26 May 2023.

Drogheda United are set to host UC Dublin at Weavers Park for their upcoming league fixture. Drogheda United enter the contest following a string of subpar performances. They sit eighth in the table despite an impressive 2-1 win over Shamrock Rovers in their previous league match.

Their opponents, UC Dublin come into the game with a stretch of poor results. They remain bottom of the table in 10th place after a 4-1 defeat to Derry City last time out.

Drogheda vs UC Dublin Head-to-head stats

The last time these two clubs met was in March. Drogheda United managed to deliver a 1-0 win that day.

Drogheda United have only lost this fixture twice in the last 12 meetings between the two teams at this venue. They have also won this fixture on eight of those occasions.

Who will win the match between Drogheda United vs UC Dublin?

We are counting on Drogheda United to pull off a win here. They’ve marginally improved their form heading into this one. They have collected points in two of their past four league matches. Their confidence has also been boosted by a stunning win over Shamrock Rovers.

UC Dublin, on the other hand, are currently struggling for form, both at home and on the road. Their last seven away league matches have all ended in defeats.

Moreover, Drogheda United have a great h2h record at this venue in the recent history of this matchup.

How many goals can be expected?

We don’t expect a flurry of goals in this match. In six of Drogheda’s last seven home league matches, there have been fewer than 2.5 goals scored. Also, UC Dublin has only scored four goals in their eight away league matches this season.

In addition, three of the last four h2h meetings between these two have had under 2.5 goals. By the looks of things, a low-scoring affair is expected this time out.

Drogheda vs UC Dublin Prediction

Drogheda United have improved their form heading into the match. They achieved an impressive win over Shamrock Rovers last time out. They also have a great record against UC Dublin at this venue. Furthermore, UC Dublin have had an abysmal away record going into the match.

A -1.0 Asian handicap on Drogheda United at 1.87 odds will be our main betting pick here considering all the observations.

For the second tip, under 2.5 goals at 2.00 odds seems very promising. Considering both teams recent goal involvement in their matches and their past results.

Drogheda vs UC Dublin Betting Tips

  • Drogheda United -1.0 Asian Handicap @ 1.87
  • Under 2.5 goals @ 2.00.