Dundalk vs Sligo Rovers
Ireland – Premier Division
Date: Friday, 31st May 2019
Kick-off at 19.45 UK/ 20.45 CET
Venue: Oriel Park (Dundalk).
Dundalk is the outright topper of the league and has been the best offensive squad in the competition. They have lost just two games all through this league season from nineteen attempts. As of now, they are on a four-match winning streak and will be looking to make it five out of five with this home tie.
Sligo Rovers are in the mid-table and is returning kind of good results, but their away performances have been questionable. Especially against the topper, their form will be put to the test.
Regarding the league table, though just five spots separate these two sides, Dundalk has posted almost double the points of Rovers.
Dundalk vs Sligo Rovers Head-to-head (h2h)
- 13 of the last 15 wins went to Dundalk.
- The last win at this venue went to Dundalk, with a 5-0 scoreline.
- Eight of the last eleven matches at this stadium had had two or more goals by the hosts.
- Seven of the last eleven games at this ground saw the home team keeping clean sheets.
Dundalk vs Sligo Rovers Prediction
Dundalk has the home advantage, and importantly, they are the best team in the country. They have also posted almost double the points of that of Sligo. Moreover, h2h ties clearly put Dundalk as the favorites.
They recorded 13 of the last 15 wins, and the last win at this venue came with a 5-0 scoreline. Also, eight of the last eleven meetings at this venue had two or more goals by the home team, while seven of those eleven saw the visitors failing to find the back of the net.
Going on, Dundalk won their last five games in a row, and ten of their last eleven. They were also unbeaten in 22 of their last 24 fixtures. On the other hand, Sligo was winless in six of their last eight away games.
Logic dictates that Dundalk will be having an easy time on the pitch this week.
Dundalk vs Sligo Rovers Betting Tips
Half Time Result: Dundalk to Win @ 1.67 (2/3)
Dundalk to Score in the First Half @ 1.44 (4/9).