The J2 League meeting at Tochigi Green Stadium on Saturday will see home side Tochigi S.C. ready themselves for the visit of Mito Hollyhock.
All Tochigi S.C. v Mito Hollyhock match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below (plus the best game odds).
Tochigi S.C. won’t want a repeat of their last result here after a 1-0 J2 League loss in their previous game against Giravanz Kitakyushu.
Kunitomo Suzuki (47') scored for Giravanz Kitakyushu.
Their latest results shine a light on the fact that quality has been evident in the Tochigi S.C. backline. Tochigi have been stingy, with the number of goals that have flown into the back of their net over the course of their past six clashes standing at 3. Let’s see if that trend can be continued on here.
Coming into this fixture, Tochigi S.C. haven’t been defeated in their previous 3 home league matches.
Mito Hollyhock will come into the match after a 2-1 J2 League win over Kyoto Sanga in their previous game.
The only name on the scoresheet from Mito Hollyhock was Shumpei Fukahori (48', 58'). Keiya Sento (12') was the scorer for Kyoto Sanga.
Indicating their predisposition for eventful matches, goals have been seen as many as 22 times in the previous 6 matches in which Mito Hollyhock have played, making it a mean average of 3.67 goals each fixture. Opposition teams have hit 11 from this total.
Coming into this clash, Mito Hollyhock haven’t been beaten by Tochigi S.C. in games played away from home for the previous 5 league games. Travelling fans have really enjoyed these clashes.
Head to head
Looking at their past head-to-head meetings going back to 20/09/2015 shows that Tochigi S.C. have won 1 of them & Mito Hollyhock 3, with the tally of drawn matches being 2.
In all, 16 goals were shared by the two clubs in these games, with 5 of them from Tochigi and 11 netted by HollyHock. That’s an average goals per game figure of 2.67.
The last league contest between these sides was J2 League match day 17 on 06/09/2020 which ended up with the score at Mito Hollyhock 1-2 Tochigi S.C.
Team News: Tochigi S.C.
Tochigi S.C. manager Kazuaki Tasaka does not have any fitness worries at all coming into this clash owing to a completely healthy squad available to select from.
Team News: Mito Hollyhock
Due to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, Mito Hollyhock manager has no fitness concerns to speak of ahead of this clash.
When taking all factors into account, Mito Hollyhock and Tochigi S.C. should play out a closely-fought contest here.
It could well end in a draw. We’re therefore anticipating a 1-1 score draw when the full-time whistle blows.
What are the top odds for the game?
Checking the betting prices for this game on the 90 min. result market, backing Tochigi S.C. can be had for 2.65, backing the draw is 3.2 & betting on a victory for Mito Hollyhock is 2.71. Those are the top market prices on offer at the moment.