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Bradford vs Carlisle – Match Preview, Tips, Odds

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Find the best betting tips and odds for the upcoming League Two match between Bradford and Carlisle, along with the latest team stats.

Bradford will be taking on visiting team Carlisle at The University of Bradford Stadium in a League Two tie on Tuesday.

36 games into their respective campaigns, the two sides lie just five points apart in the League Two standings. Carlisle are fourth with 65 points, two spots above the sixth-placed Bradford, who have managed 60 points.

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Bradford Form

Bradford have three draws to show from their last three games, as Walsall held on to a 0-0 draw. Against Newport, the score was 1-1, while their most recent match finished 2-2 against Hartlepool. Bradford managed to win two of their past six home matches in League Two. In the remaining four, they drew two and lost two, as they scored eight and conceded six goals.

Carlisle Form

In their three most recent outings, Carlisle won 2-0 and 1-2 against Grimsby and Swindon, before drawing 0-0 against Stevenage. The Blues came through their last six away games in League Two with four wins. Of those six matches, they drew once and lost once in which, they scored 12 and conceded five.

Bradford vs Carlisle Stats

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Bradford and Carlisle. The facts are based on statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • In 15 of the last 17 Bradford matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 10 of the last 11 Bradford matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Bradford have not lost 12 of the last 14 matches
  • In 10 of the last 12 Bradford home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 4 Bradford home matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 Carlisle away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Carlisle have scored in 10 of the last 11 away matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 Carlisle away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Carlisle have won the last 4 matches in a row
  • Carlisle have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches

Bradford vs Carlisle – Players in Form

Kristian Dennis enjoys a great season with 17 league goals to his name, and he will be a handful for even the best of defences.

Bradford vs Carlisle Betting Tips

Full-time result

Bradford claimed four wins in their previous 10 home games across all tournaments, drawing two of the games. They suffered defeat in four of these outings. Carlisle won five of their last 10 games away, drew two, and lost three. Bradford are without defeat in 6 matches on the spin. In their previous 5 outings, Carlisle remained undefeated.

Both teams to score

Bradford managed to open the scoreline in no less than six of their previous 10 games. Their opponent from Carlisle performed a similar feat as they scored the opener in six of their last 10 games.

Total goals

Bradford saw over 2.5 goals in two of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in four of the last ten outings for Carlisle, who managed to score 1.6 times in those matches.

Match predictions: Bradford vs Carlisle

To sum up, the upcoming match between Bradford and Carlisle seems to be a good betting opportunity.

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