Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Drogheda United F.C. vs Shamrock Rovers F.C. prediction. 21:45 Kick-Off, Monday 23 May at United Park. Irish Premier Division betting tips and football odds.

Drogheda United

vs

Shamrock Rovers

We’re expecting a one-sided encounter and our betting prediction is to back Shamrock Rovers at 1.75 to overcome a 1.5 handicap. We feel as though our winner can overcome Drogheda United by two goals.

Reasons for our Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers prediction:

  • Drogheda United have conceded 2 or more goals in 9 of their last 16 matches this season
  • Drogheda United have lost 11 of their past 20 matches
  • Shamrock Rovers have not lost any of their last 13 matches this season
  • Shamrock Rovers have won 12 of their past 17 matches this season
  • Shamrock Rovers have scored 2 or more goals in 11 of their past 20 matches
  • Shamrock Rovers have kept 8 clean sheets in their past 17 matches this season

Back our selection at -1.5 on the Asian Handicap market for this Premier Division match. The 1.75 for our betting tip appeal and we need our selection to win by two goals or more.

A great alternative could be Shamrock Rovers to be leading at half-time and full-time at attractive odds.

Betting Tips: Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers

OUR TIPS Shamrock Rovers Asian Hcp -1.5 @ 1.75 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

At betting odds of 1.25 with the bookies, Shamrock Rovers are regarded as 80% likely to win this Premier Division encounter. Drogheda United are regarded as a long shot to win and you can currently back them at 11.00.

Over 2.5 Goals is the market leader and that means three or more goals are predicted. The Both Teams to Score No bet is 1.53 and it’s ideal if you think at least one club will not score during the ninety minutes.

There are hundreds of markets when it comes to betting on the Premier Division coupon and we recommend visiting the leading betting sites to find the bet that matches your view on the game.

Match Preview

Drogheda United´s previous match was a 3-1 win against Finn Harps at United Park. They had four shots on target and five corners in the Premier Division match, with Evan Weir, Adam Foley and Darragh Nugent on the scoresheet.

Shamrock Rovers won 3-0 in their previous match when facing UCD in Premier Division. They had five shots on target at UCD Bowl and recorded 52% possession. Barry Cotter, Daniel Mandroiu and Rory Gaffney scored and they were awarded nine corners.

The last game between Drogheda United and Shamrock Rovers saw Shamrock Rovers win the game 3-1 at Tallaght Stadium.

During the past 5 matches, Drogheda United have failed to win. Shamrock Rovers have won four and the other game ended in a draw.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 4 wins, 11 defeats and 5 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 4 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 14 wins, 3 defeats and 3 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 5 wins, 3 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Drogheda United

Shamrock Rovers

Goals / match
1.2 2.2
Conceded / match
2.6 0.6
Total / match
3.8 2.8

Corners

Corners

Drogheda United

Shamrock Rovers

For / match
4.2 7.2
Against / match
5 3.6
Total / match
9.2 10.8

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

It’s great to get the latest lineups for the match, with injuries being flagged up thanks to our up-to-date Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers team news.

The Premier Division squad information is a great asset when it comes to making your bets.

Starting Lineups

Drogheda United Confirmed Lineup 3-5-2

Shamrock Rovers Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Drogheda United Confirmed Lineup 3-5-2

31 Sam Long
5 Keith Cowan 14 Dane Massey 3 Evan Weir
10 Dylan Grimes 8 Gary Deegan 22 James Clarke 19 Ryan Brennan 26 Georgie Poynton
21 Luke Heeney 9 Chris Lyons
1 Alan Mannus
2 Sean Gannon 3 Sean Hoare 5 Lee Grace
6 Barry Cotter 17 Richard Towell 7 Dylan Watts 22 Andy Lyons
29 Jack Byrne 14 Daniel Mandroiu
20 Rory Gaffney

Shamrock Rovers Confirmed Lineup 3-4-2-1

Drogheda United Substitutes

  • 1Colin McCabe
  • 11Adam Foley
  • 12Aaron Davis
  • 15Mohamed Boudiaf
  • 16Dayle Rooney
  • 17Dean Williams
  • 18Charles Mutawe
  • 27Jack Supple
  • 28Killian Cailloce

Shamrock Rovers Substitutes

  • 8Ronan Finn
  • 9Aaron Greene
  • 10Graham Burke
  • 11Sean Kavanagh
  • 16Gary O'Neil
  • 23Neil Farrugia
  • 25Leon Poehls
  • 26Chris McCann
  • 38Aidomo Emakhu

Previous Drogheda United Lineups

20 May Premier Division
Drogheda Utd 3-1 Finn Harps
13 May Premier Division
Shelbourne 1-0 Drogheda Utd
06 May Premier Division
Drogheda Utd 0-4 St Patrick's

Previous Shamrock Rovers Lineups

19 May Premier Division
UCD 0-3 Shamrock Rovers
13 May Premier Division
Shamrock Rovers 1-0 Derry City
09 May Premier Division
Shamrock Rovers 3-1 Sligo Rovers

We aim to bring you predicted lineups before the confirmed teams are announced. Get formations and substitutes as part of our Drogheda United vs Shamrock Rovers lineups service.

Injuries & Suspensions

Drogheda United Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Darragh Markey Muscle injury

Shamrock Rovers Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Lee Grace Knock injury

Get the lowdown on player injuries and suspensions thanks to our injury news section. We have a list of players currently unavailable for their teams.

Every squad is covered in-depth so that you can get all the player info you need.

Ireland FlagIrish Premier Division Table

Premier Division 2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Shamrock Rovers 17 12 3 2 31:11 39
2 Derry City 17 9 5 3 30:14 32
3 Dundalk 16 7 7 2 25:14 28
4 St Patrick's 17 7 4 6 21:15 25
5 Bohemians 16 5 7 4 23:20 22
6 Sligo Rovers 17 5 6 6 22:21 21
7 Shelbourne 16 6 3 7 15:21 21
8 Drogheda Utd 16 4 4 8 19:30 16
9 Finn Harps 16 2 4 10 13:28 10
10 UCD 16 1 5 10 10:35 8
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Shamrock Rovers 9 8 1 0 18:5 25
2 Dundalk 8 6 2 0 18:6 20
3 Derry City 9 4 3 2 16:8 15
4 Bohemians 8 3 3 2 13:11 12
5 St Patrick's 8 3 2 3 8:9 11
6 Drogheda Utd 8 3 2 3 10:14 11
7 Sligo Rovers 8 2 4 2 10:9 10
8 Shelbourne 8 2 1 5 6:15 7
9 Finn Harps 8 1 2 5 5:12 5
10 UCD 8 0 4 4 4:12 4

We recommend looking at the Premier Division standings after each round of games so you can see where each side are placed in the table.