Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers Prediction and Match Preview

Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers FA Cup Prediction by LeagueLane

Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers
England – FA Cup
Date: Tuesday, 17 December 2019
Kick-off at 19:30 UK/ 20:30 CET
Venue: Home Park.

It will be a do or die match for each team as their first leg had been drawn earlier. Plymouth will be playing their home ground advantage against Bristol Rovers.

Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The guest has registered three of the last five wins in their clashes.
  • Their prior FA Cup first leg ended in a 1-1 draw.
  • Three out of Bristol’s last four wins were as the host.
  • Four of their last five clashes have ended in a draw.

Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers Prediction

In their most recent encounter in the FA cup, Bristol Rovers hosted Plymouth which ended in a 1-1 draw. It has made the upcoming match the decider of who moves forward in the tournament. The winner will be facing Coventry in the next stage of the FA cup.

For the host, they do have the home ground advantage. Since they have drawn away from home against Rovers, their chances are still alive in the clash.

As the multiple replays are not possible anymore in the competition rounds, another draw will take the game to extra time or penalty shootout.

So, the home team is at an advantage if they can utilize it properly. They will be confident as their previous encounter was at home. Plymouth defeated Morecambe with a 3-0 scoreline at home in the League Two clash.

Also, Plymouth has lost only once in the last five home matches. Even so, they will be facing a team with a good run away from home this season.

Apart from that, Bristol Rovers is a League One team. Also, they had visited Ipswich in their previous game to earn a 1-2 away win in the League One clash.

Besides that, Rovers have lost only once in their last five trips on the road. Hence,we cannot write away the visitor from the game.

Hence, it is safer to go with a double chance in the game. It is also likely that both teams will sot in a goal each in the ninety minutes.

Plymouth vs Bristol Rovers Betting tips

  • Double chance: Plymouth or Draw @ 1.40 (2/5).
  • Both teams to score @ 1.75 (3/4).