Arbroath will arrive at Caledonian Stadium on Saturday for the Championship game with home side Inverness C.T..
Full predictions, stats & game poll for the Inverness C.T. v Arbroath match are shown here including the latest game odds.
Inverness C.T. go into this match coming off the back of a 1-1 Championship tied result versus Ayr United.
The only name on the scoresheet from Inverness C.T. was Nikolay Todorov (86'). Innes Cameron (57') was the scorer for Ayr United.
It has been seldom in recent times that Inverness C.T. have managed to hold out for a full 90 minutes. In fact, Caley Thistle have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 5 of their previous 6 matches, leaking 8 goals in the process.
Taking a look at their past results, Inverness C.T.:
- are winless against Arbroath in their last 2 league games.
- haven’t been defeated in their previous 4 home league matches.
Following on from being defeated in their last game at the hands of Hearts in Championship competition, Arbroath will be aiming to make amends here.
Craig Wighton (70') scored for Hearts.
The numbers tell their own story, and Arbroath have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, seeing their opponents hit 9 goals in all. In defence, The Red Lichties have some weaknesses to address. We shall soon see whether or not that trend will end up being continued on here.
Going into this encounter, Arbroath haven’t won away from home in the past 2 league matches.
Head to head
Looking at their prior head-to-head clashes dating back to 15/03/2003 tells us that Inverness C.T. have won 4 of these games and Arbroath 2, with the tally of drawn results standing at 0.
A combined sum of 20 goals were scored between them in this period, with 14 from Caley Thistle and 6 belonging to The Red Lichties. That is an average goals per game value of 3.33.
Team News: Inverness C.T.
Inverness C.T. manager John Robertson will be thankful to have no fitness concerns to speak of coming into this game with a fully injury-free group available for selection.
Team News: Arbroath
With a fully injury-free squad to pick from, Arbroath boss Dick Campbell doesn’t have any fitness concerns to speak of coming into this match.
We feel that in this game, Arbroath are certainly able to find the net against this Inverness C.T. side, however it might not quite be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re tipping both teams to score in a 2-1 win for Inverness C.T. when the full-time whistle blows. Looking forward to this.
What are the best odds for the game?
Looking at what the bookmakers’ view is of this game in the 90 minute result market, backing Inverness C.T. is available for 2.232, a bet on the game finishing all-square is 3.6 & betting on the win for Arbroath gets you 3.104. They’re the best of the market prices available at the current time.