Wellington Phoenix 5/6 to beat Newcastle Jets in Friday’s A-League matchup
Market: Wellington Phoenix win
Odds: 5/6 @ Bet 365
Looking to make a return to winning ways on Friday morning, Wellington Phoenix will host a struggling Newcastle Jets.
Starting with the hosts, while Wellington Phoenix may have seen their winning run come to an abrupt end last weekend, they are enjoying what has been an eye-catching run of form. In their 14 A-League matches this season, they have recorded six wins, three draws, and five defeats, scoring 20 and conceding 17 in return. With a points tally of 21, they open Friday’s contest in fourth and five points adrift of the top-two. As for their recent run of results, Wellington have won three of their last four A-League matches and have won four of their last five on home soil.
As for the visitors, continuing on what has been a woeful run of form, Newcastle Jets remain in a battle at the foot of the table. In their 13 A-League matches this season, they have recorded just a pair of victories, three draws, and eight defeats, scoring 12 and conceding 29 in return. Along with being sat four-point adrift in bottom spot, the Jets also hold the worst defensive and attacking record in the division. As for their recent run of results, Newcastle have lost their last three A-League matches on the bounce and have also lost six of their last seven appearances.
Bet: Wellington Phoenix 5/6 to beat Newcastle Jets in Friday’s A-League matchup @ Bet 365