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League One: Blackpool vs Bolton – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the League One game between Blackpool and Bolton who meet up on Saturday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.

Blackpool welcome Bolton this coming Saturday in the League One, with the host motivated by the possibility of closing the gap in the table on the visitors. On the other hand, the latter could distance themselves even further with a win in this exciting round 35 match.

While Bolton are now third in the League One table after collecting 66 points in 32 rounds, Blackpool trail them on 50 points. This leaves them as number 8 in the table after 33 rounds played.


Form: Blackpool vs Bolton

Blackpool Form

Their last three matches saw Blackpool drawing 1-1 with Oxford, losing 2-0 against Cheltenham before beating Peterborough by 1-2. Blackpool put four wins on the board in their previous six League One matches at the Bloomfield Road. They drew twice while losing none, scored 12 goals while conceding three.

Bolton Form

In their last three matches, Bolton beat Wycombe 2-1, drew 3-3 with Charlton and beat Cambridge U by 1-2. Bolton came through their last six away games in the League One with four wins. Of those six matches, they drew once and lost once in which, they scored ten and conceded four.

Betting stats for Blackpool and Bolton

Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Blackpool and Bolton. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.

  • In the last 10 Blackpool matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Blackpool have scored in the last 14 home matches in a row in the League One
  • Blackpool have scored in 21 of the last 22 home matches
  • Blackpool have conceded in 14 of the last 16 matches
  • Blackpool have not lost 10 of the last 12 home matches
  • In the last 7 matches in a row Bolton played, both teams scored
  • In 14 of the last 16 Bolton away matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 6 matches in a row Bolton played in the League One, both teams scored
  • Bolton have not lost 11 of the last 12 matches in the League One
  • Bolton have scored in 15 of the last 17 matches

Players in form: Blackpool vs Bolton

Karamoko Dembele has three strikes in six League One matches for Blackpool, who will be relying on his services, when clashing with Bolton. The visitors are looking to Edmond-Paris Maghoma, who has provided his team with three League One goals.

Betting markets: Blackpool vs Bolton

Full-time result

Blackpool won five of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Bloomfield Road. They drew three and lost two as well, while Bolton won five of their last 10 games away. They drew three and lost two. Blackpool did not lose any of their last 6 matches on home soil. Bolton didn’t lose any of their previous 7 outings. Blackpool have beaten Bolton in 3 consecutive home league meetings

Both teams to score

Blackpool scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Bolton got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in last 6 consecutive Bolton games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Blackpool managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Bolton kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches. Both Team have scored in 4 last consecutive meetings between Blackpool and Bolton when playing at Bloomfield Road.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Blackpool, who scored an average of one goal along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Bolton, who managed to score 1.5 times in those matches. Blackpool conceded a goal in their previous 6 matches. Bolton conceded a goal in their last 6 matches.

Suggested bet: Blackpool vs Bolton

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

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