UCD vs Derry City Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free University College Dublin A.F.C. vs Derry City F.C. prediction. 21:45 Kick-Off, Friday 24 June at UCD Bowl. Irish Premier Division betting tips and football odds.

UCD

vs

Derry City

UCD look vulnerable and our betting prediction is to side with Derry City at 2.00 on the Asian Handicap market. We need our selection to overcome a -1.5 goal margin.

Reasons for our UCD vs Derry City prediction:

  • UCD have failed to win any of their last 10 home matches
  • UCD have conceded 2 or more goals in 15 of their last 20 matches
  • UCD have lost 13 of their past 20 matches
  • UCD failed to score in 6 of their last 10 home matches
  • Derry City have won 6 of their past 10 away matches
  • Derry City have scored 2 or more goals in 6 of their past 10 away matches

Our tip is to back Derry City at 2.00 to overcome a -1.5 goal margin on the Asian Handicap market. This means a victory of two goals or more in this Premier Division match.

There’s a chance to move the line and back Derry City with a bigger handicap which means you get more attractive odds.

Betting Tips: UCD vs Derry City

OUR TIPS Derry City Asian Hcp -1.5 @ 2.00 Bet Now T&C apply. Gamble responsibly 18+

Betting Odds

With an estimated 75% chance of winning, the bookies are taking no chances with their 1.33 betting odds about Derry City triumphing in this Premier Division match. If you want to back the outsider for this match, UCD are available at 8.00.

The Total Goals market reveals that Over 2.5 Goals is the current betting favourite. The Both Teams to Score No bet is 1.83 and it’s ideal if you think at least one club will not score during the ninety minutes.

The leading football betting sites offer hundreds of markets when it comes to Premier Division matches. Make sure you look through all the available options before deciding which bet to place.

Match Preview

UCD had three shots on target in their last game, losing to St Patrick's Athletic 2-1 at Richmond Park. This was a Premier Division match, with Alex Nolan on the scoresheet.

Derry City had seven shots on target in their last game, drew against Drogheda United 1-1 at Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium. This was a Premier Division match, with Matthew Smith on the scoresheet.

Derry City achieved a 7-1 victory against UCD when the teams met at Ryan McBride Brandywell Stadium which was the most recent fixture between the pair.

The previous 6 matches have seen a draw occur on one occasion. UCD have no wins and Derry City have registered five victories.

Team Stats

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Derry City logo Derry City Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 1 wins, 13 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 0 wins, 5 defeats and 5 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 9 wins, 4 defeats and 7 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 2 defeats and 2 draws in previous 10 away matches

Goals

Goals

UCD

Derry City

Goals / match
0.6 1
Conceded / match
1.6 1.6
Total / match
2.2 2.6

Corners

Corners

UCD

Derry City

For / match
4.2 5.4
Against / match
4.6 5.2
Total / match
8.8 10.6

Possession

Possession

Top Scorers & Assists

Top Scorers & Assists

Team News

If you’re looking for UCD vs Derry City team news, then we have predicted and confirmed lineups available along with details of any injuries on both sides.

If you’re looking for the latest player information, check out the Premier Division squads.

Starting Lineups

UCD Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

Derry City Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

UCD Confirmed Lineup 4-2-3-1

16 Kian Moore
2 Michael Gallagher 6 Jack Keaney 22 Sam Todd 3 Evan Osam
8 Mark Dignam 9 Evan Caffrey
21 Sean Brennan 17 Dara Keane 18 Donal Higgins
11 Dylan Duffy
26 Brian Maher
33 Caoimhin Porter 16 Shane McEleney 17 Cameron McJannett 3 Ciaran Coll
8 Joseph Thomson 14 William Patching 10 Patrick McEleney
20 Brandon Kavanagh 9 Jamie McGonigle 12 Matthew Smith

Derry City Confirmed Lineup 4-3-3

UCD Substitutes

  • 1Lorcan Healy
  • 5Ryan Bowden
  • 15Alex Dunne
  • 23Adam Verdon
  • 25Daniel Norris
  • 26John Ryan
  • 27Tom Lonergan
  • 30Alex Nolan
  • 99Keelan Byrne

Derry City Substitutes

  • 1Nathan Gartside
  • 11James Akintunde
  • 24Danny Lafferty
  • 25Evan McLaughlin
  • 29Jack Malone
  • 34Orrin McLaughlin
  • 35Daithi McCallion
  • 38Liam Mullan

Previous UCD Lineups

17 Jun Premier Division
St Patrick's 2-1 UCD
27 May Premier Division
UCD 1-1 Sligo Rovers
23 May Premier Division
Shelbourne 2-0 UCD

Previous Derry City Lineups

17 Jun Premier Division
Derry City 1-1 Drogheda Utd
27 May Premier Division
Derry City 2-2 Finn Harps
23 May Premier Division
Sligo Rovers 2-1 Derry City

Check out the UCD vs Derry City lineups which include predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s along with formations and substitute information.

Injuries & Suspensions

UCD Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Colm Whelan Muscle injury

Derry City Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Ronan Boyce Knock injury
Michael Duffy Foot injury

We have injury news so you can get the list of player injuries, while suspensions are also flagged up which means a player is missing the next game.

Get the important stats for every player thanks to our team-by-team squad information.

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

We’re on hand to provide you with the updated Premier Division standings. Find out where each team is placed in the table after the latest results.