Bala Town will be looking for another win after the 1-2 Premier League success against Flint Town United.
Matches featuring Bala Town have tended to be absorbing ones recently with a lot of goalmouth action expected. Over their past half dozen clashes, a grand total of 23 goals have gone in for both teams combined (at an average of 3.83 goals per game) with 16 of those accredited to Lakesiders. Such a pattern isn’t assured to follow through into this next game, however.
Their past results show that Bala Town:
- are winless against Cardiff Met in their previous 3 matches in the league.
- are unbeaten in their last 2 home league matches.
Cardiff Met go into this meeting following on from a 2-1 Premier League win with the eclipse of Flint Town United in their last game.
The stats don’t lie, and Cardiff Met have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 games, conceding 9 goals in total. Defensively, The Archers have been far from perfect.
Ahead of this meeting, Cardiff Met haven’t won away from home in the past 3 league games.
Head to head
Checking on their past head-to-head meetings going back to 21/04/2018 tells us that Bala Town have won 1 of these and Cardiff Met 4, with the tally of drawn games standing at 1.
A combined total of 19 goals were produced between them throughout the course of those matches, with 8 from Lakesiders and 11 being from The Archers. This gives an average number of goals per game equal to 3.17.
Team News: Bala Town
Bala Town boss Colin Caton will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this game owing to a completely healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Cardiff Met
Owing to a fully injury-free group ready to go, Cardiff Met boss Christian Edwards has zero fitness concerns to report ahead of this clash.
In our view, Cardiff Met have enough to breach the defence of this Bala Town lineup, however that possibly won’t be enough to avoid a loss.
We think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 2-1 win for Bala Town at full-time. Let’s see what eventuates.
What are the top odds for this match?
Turning to the betting odds on the 90 min. result market, a victory for Bala Town can be had for 1.38, going for the game finishing all-square is 4.84 and staking on the winning team to be Cardiff Met gets 7. They’re the best market prices being offered right now.