Oldham 21/20 to beat Walsall in Wednesdays League One matchup
Competition: League One
Market: Oldham to beat Walsall
Odds: 21/20 @ Bet365
With the League One table reaching the business end of the season, English football’s third division remains incredibly tight at both ends of the table with just a single point seeing a team jump several places. On that note, Oldham will welcome Walsall to Boundary Park in a League One relegation battle.
For the hosts on Wednesday night, after only avoiding the drop by three points last season, Oldham once against find themselves in a battle to secure their League One status. After 39 games this season, Oldham have won 11, drawn 11 and lost 17, scoring 52 and conceding 66, while Oldham do boast the second worst defensive record in the division no team in the bottom half of the table hold a better attacking record. With a points tally of 44, Walsall sit 19th in the table and are now just two points clear of the relegation zone. As for their recent results, Oldham have begun to show recent signs of life. Losing just two of their last nine, winning four and drawing three. Oldham have also not lost to a team in the bottom half of the table since the start of this season.
As for the guests, much like their hosts on Wednesday night, Walsall also find themselves in a battle to avoid the drop. After 40 games in League One, Walsall have 12 wins, 11 draws and 17 defeats, scoring 48 and conceding 58 in return. With a points tally off 44, the Reds sit just a single place and a single point above Oldham and with just a three-point advantage over the drop zone, Walsall’s recent form has show cause for concern. Losing four of their last five outings, Walsall have also drastically struggled away from the Bank’s Stadium. Walsall have one win in their last 10 away matches, loosing six and drawing three.
Bet: Oldham 21/20 to beat Walsall in Wednesdays League One matchup 21/20 @ Bet365>>