Finn Harps vs Shelbourne Prediction & Match Preview

Finn Harps vs Shelbourne Irish Premier Division Predictions by LeagueLane

Finn Harps vs Shelbourne
Premier Division
Date: Friday, 30 September 2022
Kick-off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET
Venue: Finn Park.

Bottom-most side Finn Harps will look to end their misery as they will host rivals Shelbourne. It is evident that both teams have not lived up to expectations this season.

The host managed to defeat Slingo Rovers by 3-2 last month. However, they have lost all matches since then. In their most recent outing, Bohemian handed Finn their twentieth defeat of the season.

In that game, Ryan Rainey received a red card in the 74th minute of the game. Therefore, he will not be available for selection in this upcoming fixture. No other team have lost twenty games this season except Finn Harps.

Meanwhile, the visitors have lost their winning momentum as they are winless in their last five league outings. In their last league match, they managed a goalless draw against league leaders Shamrock Rovers.

Manager Damien Duff is full of optimism as the goalless draw against Shamrock helped them regain their confidence, hence we can expect them to dominate against Finn.

Finn Harps vs Shelbourne Head-to-head

  • Both sides met in July this year and Shelbourne won that game by 3-1.
  • Over 2.5 goals have been scored in two of the last three meetings between these two clubs.
  • Four meetings ended in stalemate out of the last eight.

Finn Harps vs Shelbourne Prediction

It is interesting to know that Ollie Horgan’s side are on a three-game losing streak. Moreover, they have conceded nine goals in their last three games.

Also, it is worth knowing that the team picked up a red card in three of the last four matches. Moreover, the team led by Ollie Horgan have lost 66% of their league games this season.

Our first tip for this game is that Shelbourne will win this game – the odd for this tip will be at 2.40 odd. The visiting team won this fixture last time by a 3-1 margin. Do also note that the home side are at the bottom-most position on the table.

Moreover, the next tip is that Both Teams to Score -the odd for this top will be at 1.80. Both teams have scored in two of the last four fixtures.

Finn Harps vs Shelbourne Betting Tips

Shelbourne will win @ 2.40
Both Teams to Score @ 1.80.