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League Two: Morecambe vs Tranmere – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the League Two game between Morecambe and Tranmere who meet up this coming Tuesday. The match preview includes the current team news, stats, and a recommended betting tip.

Tranmere visit Mazuma Stadium this coming Tuesday for a League Two fixture with home side Morecambe.

Ranked as number 10 in the League Two standings, Morecambe, have so far collected 21 points this season, while Tranmere collected ten points. This puts them up as number 21 after 14 rounds.


Team form: Morecambe vs Tranmere

Morecambe Form

Morecambe should be high on confidence, as their last three matches saw them gain seven points. They started off drawing 1-1 with Accrington, before beating first Colchester by 1-3, then Sutton United in a 2-3 win. Morecambe won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the League Two, while also drawing three. They suffered zero defeats, while they scored nine and conceded four goals.

Tranmere Form

Tranmere got away with only one point from their previous three games, and they claimed it in a 2-2 draw with Grimsby. Then Crewe proved too strong in a 2-0 defeat, just like Doncaster who won 1-2. Tranmere came through their last six away games in the League Two without a single win. Of those six matches, they drew zero and lost six in which, they were outscored by 14 goals to four.

Betting facts for Morecambe and Tranmere

Here are some fun facts that could come in handy when placing bets on the upcoming game between Morecambe and Tranmere. The facts are based on the stats from games played out across all tournaments.

  • In the last 5 matches in a row Morecambe played, both teams scored
  • Morecambe have not lost 9 of the last 10 home matches
  • In 6 of the last 7 Morecambe matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Morecambe have scored in 11 of the last 13 home matches
  • In the last 3 home matches in a row Morecambe played, both teams scored
  • Tranmere have conceded in the last 14 away matches in a row
  • Tranmere have not won 17 of the last 19 away matches
  • Tranmere have conceded in 18 of the last 20 matches
  • Tranmere have lost the last 7 away matches in a row
  • Tranmere have lost 6 of the last 7 away matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals

Players to watch: Morecambe vs Tranmere

Michael Mellon has three strikes in six League Two matches for Morecambe, who will be relying on his services, when clashing with Tranmere. The visitors are looking to Connor Jennings, who has provided his team with three League Two goals.

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Full-time result

In their last 10 matches at Mazuma Stadium across all tournaments Morecambe won six times, drew three and lost one times. Tranmere claimed zero wins, three draw and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. Morecambe are without defeat in 5 matches on the spin. Morecambe have gone through an impressive 9 games without losing even once as the home side. Tranmere have not lost to Morecambe in 4 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Morecambe scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. Tranmere scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Both teams have scored in last 6 consecutive Morecambe games Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Morecambe managed to keep a clean sheet in one of the last 10 games, Tranmere kept their opponent from scoring in one of their last 10 matches. Tranmere have scored in 3 consecutive meetings with Morecambe when playing at away ground.

Total goals

Morecambe performed an average of 1.6 goals a game in their previous ten matches in which over 2.5 goals came out seven times. Over 2.5 goals happened in five of the last ten outings for Tranmere, who managed to score one time in those matches. Morecambe conceded a goal in their 6 most recent matches.

Betting prediction: Morecambe vs Tranmere

To sum up, the upcoming match between Morecambe and Tranmere seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this League Two game.

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