Under 2.5 goals at Derry City vs Sligo Rovers 3/4 for Friday’s Irish Premier Division contest
Competition: Irish Premier Division
Market: Under 2.5 goals
Odds: 3/4 @ Bet 365
Two sides who have begun to show signs of a struggle in the final third, Derry City will host Sligo Rovers on Friday night.
Starting with the hosts, although Derry City might still have their sights set on making a late push for the final Europa League spot, they have begun to show some signs of a struggle. In their 24 Premier Division matches this season, they have recorded nine wins, 10 draws and five defeats, scoring 36 and conceding 24 in return. With a points tally of 37, Derry sit fourth in the table and are five points adrift of that lucrative third spot. However, now drawing their last three matches on the bounce, Friday’s hosts have recorded just one win in their last six matches across all competitions.
As for the visitors, showing some real improvements in the second half of the season, Sligo Rovers now have their sights set on making a charge for the top-half of the table. In their 25 Premier Division matches this year, they have recorded seven wins, 10 draws and eight defeats, scoring 25 and conceding 30 in return. With a points tally of 31, they currently sit six points adrift of their hosts on Friday night. As for their recent run of results, despite Sligo now enjoying a four-match unbeaten run across all competitions, it is worth noting that they have recorded just one goal in their last three appearances.
Bet: Under 2.5 goals at Derry City vs Sligo Rovers 3/4 for Friday’s Irish Premier Division contest @ Bet 365