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League Two: Colchester vs Wrexham – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the League Two round 43 match between Colchester and Wrexham and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Wrexham are out to consolidate their place inside the top four of the League Two table, when stepping up against Colchester for a match this coming Saturday. Colchester no doubt have a surprise in mind, but a win for Wrexham nevertheless seems the likely outcome.

While Wrexham are now third in the League Two table after collecting 73 points in 41 rounds, Colchester trail them on 38 points. This leaves them as number 23 in the table after 39 rounds played.


Form: Colchester vs Wrexham

Colchester Form

Colchester have gone unbeaten in their previous three matches, which included a 1-1 draw with Mansfield, a 2-1 victory over Newport, and a 1-1 draw with Tranmere. Colchester only managed one meagre home win from a possible six at JobServe Community Stadium in the League Two. They also drew four and lost one of these six encounters, in which they scored eight and conceded eight goals.

Wrexham Form

Wrexham won twice in their last three matches as Grimsby were defeated by 1-3, before they beat Mansfield 2-0. Doncaster proved too strong, though, and a 1-0 defeat followed. Wrexham claimed two wins against two draws and two defeats in their last six away matches in the League Two. The scoreline from these matches reads six goals conceded and eight scored.

Betting stats and facts for Colchester and Wrexham

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

  • In 14 of the last 15 home matches Colchester played in the League Two, both teams scored
  • Colchester have conceded in 31 of the last 33 matches in the League Two
  • Colchester have conceded in the last 15 home matches in a row in the League Two
  • Colchester have conceded in 25 of the last 27 matches
  • Colchester have conceded in 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 away matches Wrexham played, both teams scored
  • In 6 of the last 7 away matches Wrexham played in the League Two, both teams scored
  • Wrexham have conceded in 13 of the last 15 away matches
  • Wrexham have conceded in 11 of the last 12 away matches in the League Two
  • Wrexham have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches

Players on top: Colchester vs Wrexham

It’s been a great season for Paul Mullin so far with 18 goals to his name across all tournaments this season. He also hit the target four times in his last six games, and no doubt Wrexham want him to continue this productive spell against Colchesterthis coming Saturday.

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Full-time result

Colchester claimed all three points two times in their last 10 home matches across all tournaments, while also drawing four along the way. They endured defeat in four of the games in this run. Wrexham won three of their last 10 games away, while drawing two and losing five in this series of matches. Colchester did not lose any of their last 5 matches on home soil.

Both teams to score

Amazingly, Colchester scored the first goal of the match in just three out of the last ten games at home. Wrexham scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Both teams have scored in the last 5 consecutive home games Colchester played. Wrexham should be able to score at least once this coming Saturday as Colchester failed in keeping a single clean sheet in those last 10 outings. Wrexham managed three clean sheets in their 10 most recent outings. Both Team have scored in 5 last consecutive meetings between Colchester and Wrexham when playing at JobServe Community Stadium.

Total goals

Colchester saw over 2.5 goals in two of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.1 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the last ten outings for Wrexham, who managed to score 1.4 times in those matches. Colchester conceded a goal in their last 10 matches.

Betting prediction: Colchester vs Wrexham

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

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