Waterford vs St. Patrick’s Athletic
Ireland – Premier Division
Date: Friday, 25 June 2021
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET,
Venue: Regional Sports Centre (Waterford).
Waterford was fifth in the Ireland Premier Division last year but is currently in the relegation zone this season as it stands. In their next attempt to climb the table, the host will face the current table-toppers St. Patrick’s Athletic in the upcoming clash on Friday.
The Blues have lost three of their last five matches in the campaign. The host has two wins however within the recent three fixtures, including a 1-2 win on the road against Longford last time out. They have picked up 12 points from their last 17 appearances.
On the other hand, the Saints are at the top of the table this term as it stands. The visitor is on a three-game winning streak in the campaign, following a 4-1 win at home against Finn Harps. They have lost only three games in their previous 17 encounters.
Waterford vs St. Patrick’s Athletic Head-to-head (h2h)
- None of their last thirteen matches have ended in a draw.
- Both teams have scored in one of their recent five fixtures.
- The host has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
- Their previous encounter gave a 1-0 home win for the Saints.
- The host has lost one of their past five clashes at home.
Waterford vs St. Patrick’s Athletic Prediction
There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be a high-scoring affair in ninety minutes. Both teams have been involved in fixtures with over 2.5 goals recently. Besides, their last two h2h meetings have also seen more than three goals in each.
Furthermore, the home team has lost their last five matches in the campaign. In the meantime, the away team has lost only one of their last five outings. Thus, St. Patrick’s Athletics will settle for nothing less than a win at Regional Sports Centre.
Waterford vs St. Patrick’s Athletic Betting tips
Over 2.5 goals @ 2.00 (1/1).
St. Patrick’s Athletic to win @ 1.44 (4/9).