Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Drogheda United F.C. vs Sligo Rovers F.C. prediction. 21:45 Kick-Off, Friday 24 June at United Park. Irish Premier Division betting tips and football odds.

Drogheda United

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Sligo Rovers

We’re expecting a high-scoring clash between Drogheda United and Sligo Rovers. Therefore, head to the Total Goals market and our betting prediction is to back Over 2.5 at 2.07 where we need three or more.

Reasons for our Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers prediction:

  • Drogheda United have conceded 2 or more goals in 10 of their last 20 matches
  • In 7 of the last 10 Sligo Rovers away matches, there have been Over 2.5 Goals
  • Sligo Rovers have conceded 2 or more goals in 5 of their last 10 away matches

The Over 2.5 Goals selection is our betting tip at 2.07. Both teams can find the net in this Premier Division clash and we’re needing the net to bulge three or more times.

There are alternatives to this betting selection including Both Teams to Score Yes if you’re anticipating both sides finding the net.

Betting Tips: Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers

OUR TIPS Over 2.5 Goals @ 2.07 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

With a 51% chance of winning, Sligo Rovers are favourites to win this Premier Division match and they’re available at betting odds of 1.95 with the bookies. If you’re looking for an alternative angle, Drogheda United are trading at 3.60.

The game is predicted to be a low-scoring one and that is borne out by Under 2.5 Goals trading at short odds. On the Both Teams to Score market, there isn’t much between the BTTS Yes and No options in terms of price.

Many customers enjoy placing a Premier Division Bet Builder where you can combine different betting selections with the football betting sites. The more picks means that the odds get bigger.

Match Preview

Drogheda United played Derry City in their last match and this was an away game at Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. The scoreline was a 1-1 draw in this Premier Division encounter, with Dean Williams scoring for Drogheda United.

Sligo Rovers had six shots on target when they won 3-0 against Finn Harps at Showgrounds. Aidan Keena (2) and Karl O'Sullivan found the net during this Premier Division match.

Sligo Rovers beat Drogheda United in their last match at Showgrounds, enjoying a 3-2 scoreline.

Looking back over the past 6 matches, we have seen Drogheda United win one time and Sligo Rovers win three times. Two games ended in a draw and there has been an average of 2.5 goals scored.

Team Stats

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Full time Result

  • 5 wins, 9 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 4 wins, 4 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 7 wins, 6 defeats and 7 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 4 defeats and 3 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

Drogheda United

Sligo Rovers

Goals / match
1.2 1.6
Conceded / match
0.8 1
Total / match
2 2.6

Corners

Corners

Drogheda United

Sligo Rovers

For / match
3.6 5.2
Against / match
6.2 4
Total / match
9.8 9.2

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

It’s good to know about any injuries and this is reflected in our Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers team news, with this leading to predicted and confirmed lineups.

We’ve got details of the Premier Division squads so that you know every player on the roster.

Starting Lineups

Drogheda United Confirmed Lineup 4-3-2-1

Sligo Rovers Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Drogheda United Confirmed Lineup 4-3-2-1

1 Colin McCabe
21 Luke Heeney 4 Andrew Quinn 3 Evan Weir 14 Dane Massey
24 Darragh Nugent 19 Ryan Brennan 16 Dayle Rooney
22 James Clarke 8 Gary Deegan
17 Dean Williams
1 Edward McGinty
3 Colm Horgan 2 Lewis Banks 4 Shane Blaney 19 Patrick Kirk
8 Niall Morahan 17 Adam McDonnell
14 Karl O'Sullivan 9 Aidan Keena 7 William Fitzgerald
27 Max Mata

Sligo Rovers Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Drogheda United Substitutes

  • 5Keith Cowan
  • 7Darragh Markey
  • 9Chris Lyons
  • 11Adam Foley
  • 12Aaron Davis
  • 18Charles Mutawe
  • 25Dylan Molloy
  • 26Georgie Poynton
  • 28Evan Haddock

Sligo Rovers Substitutes

  • 5Robert McCourt
  • 11Seamas Keogh
  • 12Mark Byrne
  • 22David Cawley
  • 25Cillian Heaney
  • 30Richard Brush
  • 33Peter Maguire
  • 34Kailin Barlow
  • 41Eanna Clancy

Previous Drogheda United Lineups

17 Jun Premier Division
Derry City 1-1 Drogheda Utd
27 May Premier Division
Bohemians 1-1 Drogheda Utd
23 May Premier Division
Drogheda Utd 1-0 Shamrock Rovers

Previous Sligo Rovers Lineups

18 Jun Premier Division
Sligo Rovers 3-0 Finn Harps
27 May Premier Division
UCD 1-1 Sligo Rovers
23 May Premier Division
Sligo Rovers 2-1 Derry City

Check out the Drogheda United vs Sligo Rovers lineups which include predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with formations and substitute information.

Injuries & Suspensions

Drogheda United Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.

Sligo Rovers Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.

We cover the injuries and suspensions when it comes to leagues all over the world. Go through our latest injury report to get key information.

We’ve got a full list of players for every squad and there’s also stats available.

Ireland FlagIrish Premier Division Table

Premier Division 2022

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Shamrock Rovers 20 13 3 4 33:13 42
2 Dundalk 19 10 7 2 28:14 37
3 Derry City 20 9 7 4 34:19 34
4 St Patrick's 20 9 4 7 26:17 31
5 Sligo Rovers 20 7 7 6 28:23 28
6 Bohemians 19 6 8 5 25:24 26
7 Shelbourne 19 7 3 9 17:24 24
8 Drogheda Utd 19 5 6 8 22:32 21
9 Finn Harps 19 2 5 12 15:34 11
10 UCD 19 1 6 12 12:40 9
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 Shamrock Rovers 10 9 1 0 20:5 28
2 Dundalk 10 8 2 0 20:6 26
3 Derry City 11 4 5 2 19:11 17
4 St Patrick's 10 5 2 3 13:10 17
5 Sligo Rovers 10 4 4 2 15:10 16
6 Bohemians 10 4 4 2 15:12 16
7 Drogheda Utd 9 4 2 3 11:14 14
8 Shelbourne 9 3 1 5 8:15 10
9 Finn Harps 9 1 2 6 5:13 5
10 UCD 9 0 5 4 5:13 5

An up-to-date table is available and we recommend you check out Premier Division standings to see which teams are challenging near the top and bottom.