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Championship: Plymouth vs Ipswich – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Championship round 35 match between Plymouth and Ipswich and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

When Ipswich come to Home Park for the Championship match this coming Saturday, Plymouth will be hoping to use their home advantage to their advantage.

Two places behind the league-leaders, Ipswich claimed 72 points from 34 rounds, while Plymouth amassed 40 points. They now rank as number 15 in the Championship standings.


Team form: Plymouth vs Ipswich

Plymouth Form

Plymouth suffered a couple of disappointments in their last three matches, as they were run over by Leeds in a 0-2 defeat. West Bromwich also proved too hard to handle, as they won 0-3, before Plymouth were able to strike back last time out in a 0-2 win against Middlesbrough. Plymouth just have a single home win to show from their efforts in the past six Championship matches at the Home Park. They also drew three and lost two of these six encounters, in which they scored 11 and conceded 14 goals.

Ipswich Form

Ipswich look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting off against Swansea, who were defeated by 1-2. Then, Rotherham got outclassed in a 4-3 win, before beating Birmingham by 3-1. In their last six away matches in the Championship, Ipswich won twice, while also recording two draws. They endured two defeats in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying nine goals conceded and nine scored.

Betting facts for Plymouth and Ipswich

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

  • In 12 of the last 14 Plymouth home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Plymouth have conceded in the last 10 home matches in a row
  • In 10 of the last 12 Plymouth home matches in the Championship, the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 8 of the last 10 home matches Plymouth played, both teams scored
  • Plymouth have scored in 14 of the last 16 matches
  • In 9 of the last 10 matches Ipswich played, both teams scored
  • Ipswich have not lost 15 of the last 17 matches in the Championship
  • Ipswich have scored in the last 10 matches in a row
  • In 9 of the last 10 Ipswich matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 7 of the last 8 matches Ipswich played in the Championship, both teams scored

In-form players: Plymouth vs Ipswich

With two goals in six matches Ryan Hardie has been a regular feature on the scoresheet in recent matches, making him a tempting betting prospect, when going up against Ipswich and their defence. The visitors hope Kieffer Moore adds another to his current tally of four goals in his latest matches.

Betting markets: Plymouth vs Ipswich

Full-time result

Plymouth claimed four wins, drew three and lost three of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Ipswich won five, drew two and lost three of their last 10 games away. Ipswich won their last 4 matches on the trot. Ipswich have not lost to Plymouth in 4 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Amazingly, Plymouth scored the first goal of the match in just two out of the last ten games at home. Ipswich scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Ipswich should feel cheery over the chances of getting at least one goal in on Saturday, as Plymouth only managed two clean sheets in the previous 10 matches. Ipswich claimed one clean sheets in their last 10 games. Both teams scored in the last 3 consecutive meetings between Plymouth and Ipswich.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Plymouth’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.2 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals were scored in nine of the ten most recent games across all tournaments for Ipswich. They performed an average of 2.4 goals in these. Ipswich scored at least once in their previous 8 matches on the bounce.

Betting prediction: Plymouth vs Ipswich

In conclusion, the upcoming game between Plymouth and Ipswich seems like a decent betting opportunity. Considering the abovementioned stats and facts, we have come up with a betting suggestion for this Championship match.

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