Coleraine FC vs Loughgall FC
Stadium: The Showgrounds
As the 20th round of the Northern Ireland Premier League approaches, an intriguing clash is set to unfold at The Showgrounds, featuring Coleraine against Loughgall. Both teams have recently experienced difficulties, settling for draws in their last league games. Anticipating a change in dynamics for this match, we foresee the potential for either team to secure a victory. For further insights into the upcoming match, feel free to explore our expertly crafted tips.
Coleraine FC (6th)
Coleraine has faced a season of mixed results, with varying fortunes in their last five league games. Having secured only one victory, along with three draws and a loss, they currently find themselves in a challenging phase. Their recent encounter against Glenavon concluded in a 1-1 draw, and they'll be eager to secure a positive outcome on Friday.
Coleraine's performance in the league this season has been fair, boasting a collective record of 7 wins, 7 losses, and 5 draws from the entirety of their 19 games played. Matthew Shevlin leads the team's efforts on goal, scoring five goals this season.
Loughgall FC (8th)
Loughgall has exhibited commendable performances in the current Northern Ireland Premiership season. However, their recent form has suffered, with three consecutive league losses and a draw. Their most recent league game against Carrick Rangers concluded in a 2-2 draw. Loughgall is keen to achieve a positive outcome and reverse their recent setbacks.
Benjamin Magee has emerged as a key contributor to the team's goal-scoring efforts, tallying 10 goals in the ongoing season. Their overall league statistics are 6 wins, 4 draws, and 9 losses from a total of 19 games played.
Their last 6 encounters produced 4 wins for Coleraine and a draw.
Expert Betting Tips
Loughgall has undoubtedly asserted its presence and prowess in the Ireland Premier Division, leaving a notable imprint. While both teams are currently not in great form, they will be aiming for victories in this encounter. The first leg concluded with a 1-2 victory for Coleraine, and Loughgall is determined to secure a victory in the upcoming match.
Moreover, our confidence remains unwavering that Coleraine will emerge victorious over the newly promoted Loughgall. Despite the anticipated challenge posed by Loughgall, we stand by our prediction. Our initial projection involves a win-or-draw scenario for Coleraine, along with the expectation of over 2.5 goals, providing odds of 1.75.
In anticipation of a rigorous encounter, goals will likely flow from both sides. Reflecting this expectation, we foresee a goal contribution from both teams, with odds of 1.70.