Lincoln 5/4 to beat Carlisle in Friday’s League Two contest
Competition: League Two
Market: Lincoln win
Odds: 5/4 @ Bet 365
With their spot in League One confirmed for next season, Lincoln will travel to playoff outsiders Carlisle on Friday afternoon.
Starting with the hosts, enduring a worrying run of form at the back end of the season, Carlisle now find themselves outside of the playoff positions. In their 42 matches this year, they have recorded 18 wins, seven draws and 17 defeats, scoring 62 and conceding 59 in return. With a points tally of 61, Carlisle sit four points adrift of climbing back into the top six. As for their recent run of results, the Blues have managed to win just one of their last six outings and have also now won just two of their last six at Brunton Park. Friday’s hosts have also failed to record a single clean sheet at home since the start of February.
As for the visitors, with their spot in League One already confirmed, Lincoln will be looking to end the season as champions. In their 42 matches this year, they have recorded 23 wins, 15 draws and just four defeats, scoring 73 and conceding 38 in return. Holding a 10-point buffer at the top of the table, the Imps also hold both the second best attacking and defensive record in the division. As for their recent run of results, Lincoln are unbeaten in their last 17 outings and have also now won four of their last five on the road.
Bet: Lincoln 5/4 to beat Carlisle in Friday’s League Two contest @ Bet 365