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Ace Football previews the League One round 33 match between Burton and Carlisle and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Burton and Carlisle will be desperate for points on Tuesday, as both are very eager to escape their current disappointing position. The question is, whether either team has the guts to go all-out pursuing an important win, or a cautious draw is on the cards instead?

Burton approach the next League One round as number 18 in the table, having claimed 38 points this season so far. With 33 games behind them, Carlisle amassed 20 points, placing them as number 24 before their next fixture.


Form: Burton vs Carlisle

Burton Form

Burton are looking to bounce back from a recent setback and get back to winning ways. In their last three matches, they first took out Bristol Rovers by 1-2, before beating Leyton Orient by 1-2. The winning streak came to an end against Northampton, who ran out 0-2 winners. Burton won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the League One, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored five and conceded four goals.

Carlisle Form

Carlisle lost their previous three matches by 0-1 against Portsmouth, 0-4 against Cambridge U and 2-1 against Bristol Rovers. Carlisle are winless in their last six away games in the League One, in which they drew one and lost five. They conceded 12 goals while scoring six themselves.

Betting facts for Burton and Carlisle

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

  • In 22 of the last 24 Burton home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 17 of the last 18 Burton home matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 16 of the last 18 Burton matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 13 of the last 14 Burton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 7 of the last 8 Burton home matches in the League One, the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Carlisle have conceded in the last 26 matches in a row in the League One
  • Carlisle have conceded in 40 of the last 42 matches
  • Carlisle have not won 29 of the last 31 away matches in the League One
  • Carlisle have conceded in the last 20 away matches in a row
  • Carlisle have not won 23 of the last 25 away matches

Players in form: Burton vs Carlisle

Look no further than Mark Helm, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Burton in the League One, while Josh Vela managed two goals in the last half dozen matches for Carlisle in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.

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Full-time result

Burton claimed a modest four wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in one of the games, whilst losing five. Carlisle won zero of their last 10 games away, drew one and lost nine of the games in this run. Carlisle are in terrible shape with 8 defeats in a row.

Both teams to score

Surprisingly, Burton only scored the first goal of the match in three out of their last ten games. Interestingly, Carlisle scored the opening goal of the match in just three of their last ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 4 consecutive away games Carlisle played. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Burton managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Carlisle kept their opponent from scoring in zero of their last 10 matches. Both teams scored in the last 3 consecutive meetings between Burton and Carlisle.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Burton, who scored an average of one goal along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in eight of the last ten matches that Carlisle played across all tournaments. They scored 0.9 times on average in the process.

Suggested bet: Burton vs Carlisle

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 Burton vs Carlisle mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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