Rivers United FC vs Warri Wolves FC Prediction & Match Preview

Rivers United FC vs Warri Wolves FC
Nigeria Premier League
Date: Wednesday, 18 March 2020
Kick-off at 15:00 UK/16:00 CET
Venue: Yakubu Gowon Stadium (Port Harcourt).

Inching closer to the title this season, another three points would reduce Rivers United’s difference with the current toppers. The host will look for a clean win while facing Warri Wolves at Port Harcourt.

  • Rivers United form: 24 matches – 12 wins – 6 draws – 6 losses – 42 points.
  • Warri Wolves form: 23 matches – 9 wins – 6 draws – 8 losses – 33 points.

Rivers United FC vs Warri Wolves FC Head-to-head (h2h)

  • The host is on a four-game winning streak in their overall clashes.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 0-1 home win for River United.
  • The visitor is winless in all their visits since 2010.
  • Three of the host’s recent three wins had clean sheets.

Rivers United FC vs Warri Wolves FC Prediction

Rivers United was on the road in their previous encounter. They lost to Enugu Rangers with a narrow 0-1 score on the board. Apart from that, they had only one other loss within the last ten fixtures.

It has to be noted that the host is at the 2nd spot while the visitors are at the 10th position in the league table. So, the home team will have a slight edge over the traveling side.

The host is unbeaten at home in the campaign this season after 12 appearances at home so far. We can infer them as a team able to use their home ground advantage in matches.

Warri Wolves is unbeaten in their last five fixtures, following a 2-0 win at home against MFM FC in their previous encounter in the league.

They have recorded four losses within the last ten matches. Three losses have been recorded in the matches away from home.

The visitor has won only 2 of their 12 away fixtures in the campaign until now. Also, they are nine points behind the host in the league table.

The home win in full time with 1.40 odds will be the best bet in the clash for the punters. There are only a few options in the match and the half-time double chance at 1.75 odds will be another safe option in the encounter.

Rivers United FC vs Warri Wolves FC Betting tips

  • Rivers United to win @ 1.40 (2/5).
  • Half-time double chance: Rivers United FC or Warri Wolves FC @ 1.75 (3/4).

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