Drogheda United FC vs Cork City FC
Stadium: Weavers Park
In the 18th round of the League of Ireland Premiership, Drogheda United FC will square off against Cork City FC at Weavers Park. Both teams have risen from their ruins and secured victories in their last 2 league games. Please see the carefully prepared tips for you below.
Drogheda United (8th) WWLLD
Drogheda continued their winning streak by defeating UCD in their most recent match, making it two victories in their last two league games. Impressively, they have managed to score a total of five goals in these two matches. As they prepare to face Cork City on Friday, it remains to be seen whether they can replicate their previous successes and secure another victory.
Drogheda has had a fair run since the start of their league campaign. Their overall league statistics are; 5 wins, 5 draws, and 7 losses from 17 games played.
Cork City FC (9th) WWLLL
Cork City managed to break free from their six-game losing streak in the league, finding success with two consecutive victories in their most recent matches. Their latest win came in a controversial game against Shamrock Rovers, where they secured a 1-0 victory. The match saw three Shamrock Rovers players being sent off. With three points under their belt, Cork City is now shifting their focus towards their upcoming match against Drogheda United.
Throughout the season, their performance has been characterized by a lack of both skill and resilience, managing four wins, three draws, and ten losses out of the 17 matches played so far.
Their last 5 clashes produced 3 wins for Cork City and 2 draws.
Expert Betting Tips
Both teams have been struggling throughout the season but have suddenly found their feet again, we expect both teams to come all out for the victory here. Our first prediction is for BTTS at 1.80 odds.
Cork City has won 3 of the last 5 encounters and backing them for a win is a great option, a win or draw and under 4.5 goals at 1.95 odds for Cork City.