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League Two: Tranmere vs Walsall – Betting preview

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

Mid-placed Walsall travel to Prenton Park to face struggling Tranmere in a round 43 game, which kicks-off this coming Saturday. The home side could do with a win to ease their trouble at the wrong end of the table.


Form: Tranmere vs Walsall

Tranmere Form

In their last three matches, Tranmere lost 1-3 against Crawley, 2-0 against Bradford and drew 1-1 with Colchester. Tranmere won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the League Two, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored 11 and conceded eight goals.

Walsall Form

Walsall collected four points from a possible nine in their last three matches. An encounter with Colchester brought a 1-1 draw, which was followed by a 5-0 defeat at the hands of Milton Keynes Dons. Their most recent game had them back on the winning trail as they beat Salford City by a 2-1 scoreline. Walsall managed to win just once in their past six away games in the League Two. On top of winning once they also drew three as well as losing two, while scoring ten time and letting in five.

Betting stats and facts for Tranmere and Walsall

Here are some stats and facts that might be useful for betting on the upcoming match between Tranmere and Walsall. The facts are based on the data from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all competitions.

  • In 13 of the last 15 Tranmere home matches in the League Two, the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 12 of the last 14 Tranmere home matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Tranmere have scored in 18 of the last 20 home matches in the League Two
  • Tranmere have scored in 16 of the last 18 home matches
  • Tranmere have scored in 9 of the last 11 matches
  • Walsall have conceded in 26 of the last 28 away matches in the League Two
  • Walsall have conceded in 23 of the last 25 away matches
  • In 11 of the last 13 Walsall matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In 11 of the last 13 Walsall matches in the League Two, the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Walsall have conceded in 15 of the last 17 matches

Players on top: Tranmere vs Walsall

Look no further than Luke Norris, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Tranmere in the League Two, while Mo Faal managed two goals in the last half dozen matches for Walsall in this tournament. No doubt, both are looking to add to their total once again.

Betting markets: Tranmere vs Walsall

Full-time result

Tranmere claimed five wins, drew two and lost three of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Walsall won two, drew three and lost five of their last 10 games away. Walsall conceded a goal in their 7 most recent matches.

Both teams to score

Tranmere scored the first goal in six out of their last ten games. Walsall got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Tranmere managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments. Tranmere have scored in 6 consecutive home meetings with Walsall.

Total goals

Tranmere saw over 2.5 goals in four of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.2 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Walsall, who scored 1.6 times on average in these matches. Walsall conceded a goal in their last 7 matches.

Recommended tip: Tranmere vs Walsall

In conclusion, the upcoming game between Tranmere and Walsall 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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