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Ace Football team previews the League Two clash between Grimsby and Crewe and offers the latest team news, stats, and free betting tips with the best odds.

The League Two clash at Blundell Park this coming Saturday sees Grimsby hosting opponents Crewe.

Grimsby are number 20 in the table on 20 points after 20 matches. Crewe rank as number 5 with 36 points after 19 matches played.


Team form: Grimsby vs Crewe

Grimsby Form

It is neither good nor disastrous for Grimsby with just two points from their last three matches. They first drew 1-1 against Sutton United, followed by another draw. This time 1-1 against Milton Keynes Dons, before going down in a 2-0 defeat against Oxford. Grimsby only pulled off two wins from a possible six in recent League Two matches on home soil. Of the remaining four matches, they drew one and lost three, as they scored ten and conceded 12 goals.

Crewe Form

Crewe claimed seven points from their last nine available, as the won by 1-3 and 3-2 against Derby and Doncaster, respectively. Last time out, Sutton United ended up stealing a point in a 1-1 draw. In their last six away matches in the League Two, Crewe won twice, while also recording three draws. They endured one defeat in this run, with a scoreline from these matches saying 12 goals conceded and 13 scored.

Betting facts for Grimsby and Crewe

Here are some interesting betting-relevant facts based on the data from the last couple of matches that Grimsby and Crewe played across all competitions.

  • Grimsby have conceded in the last 18 matches in a row
  • In 13 of the last 15 matches Grimsby played, both teams scored
  • Grimsby have scored in 21 of the last 23 home matches
  • In 9 of the last 11 home matches Grimsby played, both teams scored
  • Grimsby have scored in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Crewe have conceded in 20 of the last 22 away matches
  • In 7 of the last 8 away matches Crewe played, both teams scored
  • Crewe have scored in 15 of the last 17 matches
  • In the last 4 matches in a row Crewe played, both teams scored
  • Crewe have not lost 9 of the last 10 matches

In-form players: Grimsby vs Crewe

Grimsby against Crewe is also a battle between Donovan Wilson and Courtney Baker-Richardson with both in decent form. The former scored three while the latter has three League Two goals in their last six games respectively.

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Full-time result

Grimsby claimed four wins, drew two and lost four of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Crewe won four, drew four and lost two of their last 10 games away.

Both teams to score

Grimsby scored the first goal of the match in four of their previous ten games. Crewe got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in last 4 consecutive Grimsby games Crewe will feel optimistic about scoring on Saturday with Grimsby managing a measly zero clean sheet in the previous 10 games. The latter fought their way to three clean sheets in their previous 10 games.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in five of Grimsby’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 1.9 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in five of the last ten matches that Crewe played across all tournaments. They scored 1.9 times on average in the process. Astonishingly, Grimsby conceded a goal in their last 14 matches.

Betting tip: Grimsby vs Crewe

Here we present a free betting tip for this League Two match. The prediction is formed as a conclusion based on the abovementioned stats and facts for Grimsby and Crewe.

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