Bohemians – Shamrock Rovers FREE PICKS
Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers face at Dalymount Park, in a match for the 19th round of the Premier League. In the last direct confrontation for this edition of the league, on 04-13-2018, the Bohemians won out in (1-2). The history of direct confrontations disputed in this stadium is favorable to the home team, which in the last 8 matches won 4, drew 1 and lost 3. Indeed, the last time these two teams played a game in this stadium, in 16 -02-2018, for the Premier League, the Bohemians won by (3-1). P. Kavanagh (81 ‘) scored the goals of the game, for the Bohemians, and R. Finn (23’), for Shamrock Rovers. The condition home / away deserves particular attention, because despite this being a match between 7th and 6th of the league table, it is actually a match between the 7th ranked in home games and the 9th as a visitor.
The home team is currently in the 7 th position of the league, with 19 points won, after 5 wins, 4 draws and 9 losses. In the penultimate match, they won in an away match against Bray Wanderers, by (1-3). In the last match, they lost in a home match against Dundalk, by (0-2). Interestingly, this is a team that has won more positive results outside its stadium, as it has won 11 points in away matches and only 8 in its stadium. In the last 9 home league matches Bohemians has a record of 2 wins, 2 draws and 5 losses, so they have won 8 points out of 27 possible. In their home league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-1 (5 out of 9 matches). The team allowed goals to the opponent in 8 of the last 10 matches for this competition, so it has not been very strong defensively. In their home matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 9 matches for this competition have ended with Under 2,5 goals. This is a team that usually scores a few times first: it only opened the scoring in 3 of its last 18 matches for the Premier League, of these 3 reached the halftime advantage in 1 and won at the end of the 90 ‘in 2. In 18 matches in the competition, suffered the first goal 14 times and only got 3 comebacks. In the last 12 home matches for all competitions there is 1 period that stands out: they have suffered 5 of their 14 goals between minutes (0’-15 ‘).
The Bohemian comes to this game with a snub at home against Dundalk, by 0-2, placing a final point to the two successive wins in the Irish championship. However, it must be emphasized that the home team has three defeats in a row against their fans. In this game in his stadium, coach Keith Long should act in 3-5-2, benefiting possession of the ball and slow attacks, however, in some moments of the game should privilege direct football. Striker Eoghan Stokes is one of the Bohemian’s best markers this season, with 3 goals scored. Everything indicates that there are no important absences for this game.
After 7 wins, 5 draws and 7 losses, the away team is currently in the 6 th position of the league, with 23 points won. In the last match, they have won at home against St Patrick’s by (3-0), after in the previous match they have tied tied in an away match against Sligo Rovers, by (0-0). This is a stronger team in their stadium, where they won 18 points, against only 5 in their away matches. In the last 9 away league matches Shamrock Rovers has a record of 1 win, 2 draws and 6 losses, so they have won 5 points out of 27 possible.
For this competition, they have not won any of the last 6 away matches. In their away league matches the most frequent result at half-time was the 0-0 (6 out of 10 matches). In their away matches there is a tendency for few goals, since 6 of the last 9 matches have ended with Under 2,5 goals. In 19 matches in this competition, he never got the comeback in the 6 games in which he suffered the first goal. There is 1 period that stands out in the last 10 away matches for all competitions: they have suffered 3 of their 8 goals between minutes (31′-45 ‘).
The Shamrock Rovers comes to this game with a home win against St. Patrick’s, 3-0, adding the third game in a row without losing in this competition: the goals were scored by Bone, Grace and Finn. In 9 matches played in this condition, visitors added only 5 points. For playing outside his domains coach Stephen Bradley must play in 3-5-2, privileging the middle or low block and counterattacks, thus exploring the back space of the opponent’s defense. On an individual level we highlight forward Burke, who scored 10 goals in the championship. For this game the visiting coach can count on all his players.
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