St Patrick’s Athletic vs Derry City
Date: Friday, 30 September 2022
Kick-off at 19:45 UK / 20:45 CET
Venue: Richmond Park.
Two in-form teams namely St Patrick’s Athletic and Derry City will go head-to-head this week at Richmond Park. Both teams are in excellent form, as the season is approaching its end.
The host are on a five-game winning streak. In their most recent outing, they defeated Drogheda United by 2-0. Mark Doyle and Chris Forrester scored two goals with twenty minutes remaining.
Moreover, in that game the team were down to ten men after Anthony Breslin received a red card in the 23rd minute of the game. Yet, they still managed to register eight shots on target even after a player was sent off.
On the other hand, the visitors are showing consistency in the league. They are currently in the second position on the table. Also, they are on a four-game winning streak.
Most recently they defeated Slingo Rovers by 1-0. In that game, Will Patching scored the only goal in the fifteenth minute of the game.
Do also note that, the team led by Ruaidhrí Higgins have a lost only 13% of the games in the Premier Division this campaign.
St. Patrick’s Athletic vs Derry City Head-to-head
- Derry City have won three of the last four meetings.
- The most recent encounter ended in stalemate.
- At Richmond Park, the current host have won two of the last three matches.
St. Patrick’s Athletic vs Derry City Prediction
Both teams will head into this fixture after winning four games in a row respectively. Therefore, the spectators can expect a tightly contested match.
Moreover, both these teams are separated by seven points on the table ranking.
Our first tip for this game is that Derry City will win this game- the odd for this tip will be at 2.40 odd. This is after considering that they have won three of the last four head-to-head matches against Tim Clancy’s side.
Moreover, the next tip is that Derry City will keep a clean sheet -the odd for this top will be at 3.25. The visitors have kept two consecutive clean sheets against St. Patrick’s Athletic.