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Ace Football previews the League Two round 11 match between Tranmere and Bradford and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.

At Prenton Park, Bradford and Tranmere battle it out for three points in a League Two match where both are in need of points to boost their tally.

Tranmere are 23 in the rankings with six points after ten matches played , whereas Bradford rank 14 in the League Two on 13 points.


Form: Tranmere vs Bradford

Tranmere Form

Tranmere lost two of their last three matches, as they went down 3-2 in a meeting with Crawley. They replied by beating Accrington 2-0, before losing again, this time 4-1 against AFC Wimbledon. Tranmere claimed a modest two wins in their past six home matches in the League Two. They also drew zero and lost four, scored nine goals and conceded eight.

Bradford Form

Bradford have only one win in their last three matches, as they did beat Newport by 1-4. Disappointment followed, going down 0-2 against Middlesbrough, and 1-3 against Walsall. Bradford managed to win just once in their past six away games in the League Two. On top of winning once they also drew two as well as losing three, while scoring nine time and letting in six.

Betting facts for Tranmere and Bradford

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

  • In 15 of the last 17 Tranmere home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Tranmere have lost 7 of the last 8 matches
  • Tranmere have conceded in 12 of the last 14 matches
  • In 8 of the last 10 Tranmere matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Tranmere have lost 5 of the last 7 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
  • Bradford have not lost 11 of the last 13 matches
  • Bradford have conceded in 13 of the last 15 matches
  • Bradford have conceded in 11 of the last 12 away matches
  • In the last 3 matches in a row Bradford played, both teams scored
  • In 7 of the last 9 Bradford matches the sum of goals was under 3.5

Players under-the-radar: Tranmere vs Bradford

Tranmere against Bradford is also a battle between Josh Hawkes and Andy Cook with both in decent form. The former scored three while the latter has four League Two goals in their last six games respectively.

Full-time result

In their last 10 matches at Prenton Park across all tournaments Tranmere won four times, drew one and lost five times. Bradford claimed one wins, four draw and five defeats in their last 10 games away.

Both teams to score

Tranmere scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Bradford got the opening goal in four out of their last ten away games. Both teams have scored in last 4 consecutive Bradford games. Both teams have been quite terrible at keeping their opponents at bay in recent matches. While Tranmere managed to keep a clean sheet in two of the last 10 games, Bradford kept their opponent from scoring in two of their last 10 matches. Bradford have scored in 3 consecutive meetings with Tranmere when playing at away ground.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals was a winning bet in five of Tranmere’s past ten matches across all tournaments. They scored 1.2 goals on average along the way. Over 2.5 goals appeared in three of the last ten matches that Bradford played across all tournaments. They scored one time on average in the process.

Suggested bet: Tranmere vs Bradford

The match between Tranmere and Bradford should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this League Two game.

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