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Ace Football previews the League One round 43 match between Bristol Rovers and Bolton and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

When Bolton come to Memorial Stadium for the League One match on Saturday, Bristol Rovers will be hoping to use their home advantage to their advantage.

Two places behind the league-leaders, Bolton claimed 78 points from 41 rounds, while Bristol Rovers amassed 51 points. They now rank as number 14 in the League One standings.


Team form: Bristol Rovers vs Bolton

Bristol Rovers Form

In their last three matches, Bristol Rovers lost 5-0 against Lincoln City, 2-0 against Port Vale and drew 0-0 with Shrewsbury. Bristol Rovers claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the League One. They also drew one and lost three, scored six goals and conceded nine.

Bolton Form

In their past three matches, Bolton lost 1-0 against Derby, drew 0-0 with Stevenage and won 5-2 against Reading. Bolton came through their last six away games in the League One without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew three and lost three in which, they were outscored by ten goals to five.

Betting facts for Bristol Rovers and Bolton

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

  • Bristol Rovers have conceded in 25 of the last 27 home matches
  • In 17 of the last 19 Bristol Rovers home matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Bristol Rovers have conceded in 20 of the last 22 home matches in the League One
  • In 11 of the last 13 Bristol Rovers home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 6 of the last 7 Bristol Rovers matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Bolton have conceded in 11 of the last 12 away matches
  • Bolton have not won 8 of the last 9 away matches
  • Bolton have not won the last 6 away matches in a row in the League One
  • Bolton have conceded in 9 of the last 10 away matches in the League One
  • Bolton have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches

Players in form: Bristol Rovers vs Bolton

Having scored just once lately in the League One, Chris Martin will be eager to hit the target again, and the upcoming game presents an opportunity to step up. Bolton hope Aaron Collins can inflict some damage on their upcoming opponents by adding to his tally of four League One goals in his last six League One games.

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Full-time result

Bristol Rovers won three of their previous 10 matches across all tournaments at Memorial Stadium. They drew one and lost six as well, while Bolton won two of their last 10 games away. They drew five and lost three. Bolton have beaten Bristol Rovers in 3 consecutive home league meetings

Both teams to score

Surprisingly, Bristol Rovers only scored the first goal of the match in one out of their last ten games. Bolton scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Bristol Rovers have failed to score in 5 consecutive games. In the last 10 games played, Bristol Rovers opened the scoring only once, while Bolton scored the opener five times in their last 10 games Both teams scored in the last 4 consecutive meetings between Bristol Rovers and Bolton.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Bristol Rovers’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.8 goals during this run. In the last ten games for Bolton, six of them had more than 2.5 goals, and they scored an average of 1.9 times goals per game themselves.

Recommended tip: Bristol Rovers vs Bolton

To summarize, the upcoming League One clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Bristol Rovers vs Bolton mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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