Drogheda United FC vs St Patrick’s Athletic FC
Stadium: Weavers Park
In the 20th round of the League of Ireland Premiership, Drogheda will square off against St Patrick’s at Weavers Park. St Patrick’s has won their last 4 league games and edged towards another victory on Friday. Please see the carefully prepared tips for you below.
Drogheda United (9th) LLWWL
Drogheda United's unfortunate streak persists as they suffered another defeat in their recent game against Shelbourne, despite initially taking the lead. This loss adds to their tally of three defeats in their last five league matches. Eager to turn their fortunes around, Drogheda United will be aiming for a victory in their upcoming match on Friday.
Drogheda has had a fair run since the start of their league campaign. Their overall league statistics are; 5 wins, 5 draws, and 9 losses from 19 games played.
St Patrick’s Athletic FC (3rd) WWWWL
St. Patrick's has been in outstanding form, triumphing in four consecutive matches and enduring just one loss in their previous five league games. In their most recent encounter, they emerged triumphant with a convincing 4-1 victory over Derry City. Notably, they have scored an impressive total of 10 goals in their last four games, showcasing their attacking prowess.
Thomas Clancy’s leadership has apparently been gearing the boys in the right direction. However, there is a need to keep up this momentum if they intend to finish top 4 in the league. Their overall league statistics are; 11 wins, 2 draws, and 7 losses from 20 games played.
Their last 10 encounters produced 8 victories for St Patrick’s, a victory for Drogheda, and a draw.
Expert Betting Tips
It is pertinent to note that St Patrick’s have won 7 of the last 8 games between them with more than 2 goals scored in 7 of them. With the recent form of St Patrick’s, we should see them emerge victorious here. We predict a win or draw and a total of over 1.5 goals for the visitors at 1.75 odds.
Patrick’s have scored a minimum of 2 goals in their last 5 encounters and they currently have a good scoring record in the league. We should see a minimum of 2 goals from them.