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League Two: Colchester vs Doncaster – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the League Two game between Colchester and Doncaster who meet up on Tuesday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.

When Doncaster come to JobServe Community Stadium for the League Two match this coming Tuesday, Colchester will be hoping to use their home advantage to their advantage.


Team form: Colchester vs Doncaster

Colchester Form

Colchester are looking to bounce back from a recent setback and get back to winning ways. In their last three matches, they first took out Crawley by 2-3, before beating Grimsby by 2-0. The winning streak came to an end against Notts Co., who ran out 1-0 winners. Colchester only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent League Two matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew two and lost two, as they scored eight and conceded seven goals.

Doncaster Form

Doncaster look fabulous with three wins on the trot, starting off against Walsall, who were defeated by 2-1. Then, Accrington got outclassed in a 4-0 win, before beating Barrow by 4-2. Doncaster came through their last six away games in the League Two with four wins. Of those six matches, they drew once and lost once in which, they scored 14 and conceded six.

Betting stats for Colchester and Doncaster

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Colchester and Doncaster played across all tournaments.

  • In 16 of the last 18 home matches Colchester played in the League Two, both teams scored
  • Colchester have conceded in 26 of the last 28 matches in the League Two
  • Colchester have conceded in 24 of the last 26 matches
  • Colchester have conceded in 21 of the last 23 home matches in the League Two
  • In 10 of the last 12 matches Colchester played, both teams scored
  • Doncaster have scored in the last 16 matches in a row in the League Two
  • Doncaster have scored in the last 15 matches in a row
  • Doncaster have won 5 of the last 6 matches without conceding a goal
  • Doncaster have won 5 of the last 6 matches in the League Two without conceding a goal
  • Doncaster have not lost 14 of the last 15 matches

In-form players: Colchester vs Doncaster

It has been an excellent season for Joe Ironside who managed to score an impressive 18 goals in total during the current campaign. He also seems on a good run currently, hitting the target four times in his last six outings. Doncaster are looking to him against Colchester, hoping he keeps his momentum going.

Popular markets: Colchester vs Doncaster

Full-time result

Colchester claimed three wins, drew four and lost three of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Doncaster won four, drew three and lost three of their last 10 games away. Doncaster have no less than 9 wins on the bounce. Colchester have not lost to Doncaster in 3 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Colchester scored the first goal of the match in four of their previous ten games. Doncaster scored the opening goal in six of the last ten away from home. Doncaster will feel optimistic about scoring on Tuesday with Colchester managing a measly one clean sheet in the previous 10 games. The latter fought their way to six clean sheets in their previous 10 games. Colchester have scored in 3 consecutive home meetings with Doncaster.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals came out four times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Colchester, who scored an average of 1.2 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals came up in five of Doncaster’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.3 goals in these matches. Doncaster are on a fine streak of scoring at least one goal in their last 17 matches.

Recommended tip: Colchester vs Doncaster

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

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