Crusaders (@2.63) vs Linfield (@2.4)
04-10-2019

Our Prediction:

Linfield will win

Crusaders – Linfield Match Prediction | 04-10-2019 14:45

They are hoping to claim the points here towards a survival push, but the hosts are massive underdogs in this live clash. Carrick arent having a great campaign, with their last four home matches all finishing in defeats. The hosts have played six times this term, but they are still three points shy of Linfield. While they stormed to promotion from the Championship last season, Carrick need work if they are going to prolong their stay in the top flight.

On average in direct matches both teams scored a 2.73 goals per Match.Crusaders in actual season average scored 2.64 goals per match. Below the text is a list of the direct games. Linfield average scored 1.94 goals per match in season 2019. In 8 (88.89%) matches played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 5 (83.33%) matches played away was total goals (team and opponent) Over 1.5 goals. In 5 (83.33%) matches played away team was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals. In 7 (77.78%) matches in season 2019 played at home was total goals (team and opponent) Over 2.5 goals. Teams Crusaders Linfield played so far 59 matches.Crusaders won 17 direct matches. Below you will find a lot of statistics that make it easier Predict the result for a match between both teams. 11 matches ended in a draw. Linfield won 31 matches.

Theyve been held back by Europa League action, but that European run has buoyed David Healys men. The champions have played only four times this term, half as much as the current top four. Northern Irish champions Linfield face another test on Monday night, with the visitors aiming to claw back games on their rivals. They head to Carrick this week looking to add to a fine run of form in the league.

Crusaders - Linfield: Scored in First Half

The hosts have played six times this term, but they are still three points shy of Linfield. They are hoping to claim the points here towards a survival push, but the hosts are massive underdogs in this live clash. While they stormed to promotion from the Championship last season, Carrick need work if they are going to prolong their stay in the top flight. Carrick arent having a great campaign, with their last four home matches all finishing in defeats.

The visitors have been in form of late, with four straight wins taking them into this clash in a strong position. However, those clean sheets were certainly a positive. We expect them to add to that by shutting out Carrick this week, given the hosts low scoring form. Theyve not been spectacular in the league, with back to back 1-0 wins over Belfast rivals Cliftonville and Glentoran.

Theyve been held back by Europa League action, but that European run has buoyed David Healys men. Northern Irish champions Linfield face another test on Monday night, with the visitors aiming to claw back games on their rivals. The champions have played only four times this term, half as much as the current top four. They head to Carrick this week looking to add to a fine run of form in the league.

In each of those games, Linfield have won to nil. The visitors have won their last seven clashes with Carrick. The hosts are also going to struggle to overturn a long stretch of form against Linfield. Carrick have been beaten to nil in back to back home games, while they have a huge test facing them this week. The visitors have kept a clean sheet in their five visits to Carrick, which has us turning to a win to nil for the visitors as our tip.

Crusaders vs Linfield Prediction & Betting Tips

On the 04 October 2019 at 18:45 UTC meet Crusaders vs Linfield in Northern Ireland in a game that we all expect to be very interesting. Both teams try to perform well in Premiership. This general info table below illustrates best the game details about the upcoming clash. Although everyone expects this to be a tight game it's predicted as 2X in our football predictions section.

Our thinking is that Linfield and Crusaders may well end up cancelling each other out here. Little in this one, and its almost too close to call. Were therefore expecting a hard-fought 1-1 scoreline at the end of the 90 minutes. All of our predictions, stats and the user poll for Crusaders v Linfield are shown below - plus the latest match odds.

Linfield are looking to retain their title after a fantastic start, with their Europa League run further boosting the finances of the biggest club in the country. However, Crusaders have set the early pace with 19 points from a possible 24. That leaves Linfield little room for mistakes as they look to claw their way back. Healys men showed they could mix it with rivals from the continent, which has made them heavy favourites for domestic success.