Cliftonville and Dungannon Swifts will play on Saturday, March 18th, 2023 in a Premiership game to be held in Northern Ireland, check the Cliftonville vs Dungannon Swifts betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Cliftonville vs Dungannon Swifts will occur
The game is set to be played in the small Solitude stadium, in the city of Belfast, with a capacity for 6224 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
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Introduction to the Cliftonville vs Dungannon Swifts betting tip 2022/2023
In the current edition of the Premiership, we can see a growth in the average goals. While last season the tournament had an average of 2.73 goals per match, now the competition has an average of 2.85 goals per match.
Cliftonville last match
Cliftonville comes from a draw in the last match played. On that occasion the opponent was Crusaders, in a match valid for Premiership, and the match ended 2-2.
The game had all the elements to be an even game between both teams, for that reason it was logical that the draw was one of the most expected results, with odds around 3.2.
Dungannon Swifts last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a defeat in the previous event. In a dispute valid for Premiership, Dungannon Swifts faced the Carrick Rangers team, and the score ended with a 0-1 for their rivals.
The match between the two teams was expected to be quite close, as evidenced by the fact that the home team’s defeat had odds of 2.3.
Cliftonville vs Dungannon Swifts h2h
The last face-to-face between these two clubs was on 12-11-2022 in a Premiership match of the 2022/2023 season. On that occasion, the match ended with a 0-2 win for Cliftonville.
The Cliftonville team’s run of five games has been of preferable outcome, compared to the Dungannon Swifts team.
Premiership leaderboard now
The Cliftonville team with 63 points currently occupies the 2nd place of the leaderboard, being in the qualifying place for the Championship Round, with a campaign of 19 wins, 6 draws and 6 losses.
Which means that, with an advantage of 1 point, the team is ahead the Linfield team closing in at the 3rd place in the 32nd round.
Cliftonville after 31 rounds shows a very good goal quotient: in fact, it has scored 58 goals and conceded only 38 to opponents.
Over the course of the tournament, Cliftonville recorded an average ball possession of 49.96%. This indicates that the team usually does not impose its schemes, but adopts more guarded and defensive tactics. For the next game that Cliftonville will play against Dungannon Swifts, fans would like to see more aggressive soccer from their team, and especially a few more goals.
Having won 7 games away from home compared to matches played at home which gave them a record of 12 wins, 0 losses, and 3 draws prove the team is stronger when paying in their own yard.
While Dungannon Swifts has only managed to convert 20 of their 2601 attacks into goals, Cliftonville has been much more successful with 3396 attacks and 58 goals.
Best goalscorer from Cliftonville
At the individual level, in this competition’s offensive sector, it is worth mentioning Ryan Curran. The Attacker has already scored 13 goals in the competition, being extremely important for Cliftonville, who have benefited from his performances several times to achieve essential triumphs.
It should also be noted that 3 of the goals scored by the player were from the penalty spot.
Premiership leaderboard now
With 20 points won, Dungannon Swifts is in 11th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation Round zone. The team’s campaign so far is 6 wins against 23 losses, plus 2 draws.
The team has a slight disadvantage of 3 points against Newry City AFC who occupies the position 10 in the 32nd round.
Dungannon Swifts analysis
After 31 rounds, Dungannon Swifts has conceded more goals than has scored. They conceded a total of 70 goals so far and scored 20 times.
Recent performances have highlighted that Dungannon Swifts is having trouble generating goals, with a low number of goals for and a high number of failed to score matches. This suggests that the team is struggling to create quality chances and convert them into goals, indicating the need for improvement in their attacking play.
Team with a low scoring efficiency, the average goals scored do not exceed 0.65 per game. With a low score efficiency and playing away from home, this could be decisive for a bad result.
Best goalscorer from Dungannon Swifts
In the individual highlights of the team in the offensive sector, the focus falls on James Knowles so far in the competition. With 5 goals with his signature, the Midfielder has helped his team Dungannon Swifts to achieve victorious results this season.
It is important to highlight that more than 50% of the goals scored by this player were from the penalty spot. More precisely, 3 of the 5 goals scored have this characteristic.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
It can also be interesting to bet on who will score in this match. The featured player of Cliftonville is R. Curran, who has already scored 13 goals in the competition. On the other hand, the leading scorer of Dungannon Swifts is J. Knowles, he has scored in 5 opportunities.
A good bet could be made between 75-90 minutes of the game as this is the time most goals are scored.
Taking into consideration that Dungannon Swifts scores an average of 0.5 goals per match when playing away, we should consider the under 2.5 betting market, especially because this team usually does not concede goals when playing out of their stadium.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 2.6.
In this game, our system found another interesting opportunity for a successful bet. Both teams score and usually suffer the first goal between the 30-40 minute. With this convergence, it is typically a value market!
Corners Top Betting Tips
For favorable betting results, note that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 3.7 corners per game.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 3.68 yellow cards per match, when added together. In other words, the ‘Under 4.5 cards’ option looks like a great alternative for bettors.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Cliftonville vs Dungannon Swifts betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on March 18th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Solitude stadium in Belfast.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Premiership match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 0-2 result for Cliftonville.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 75-90 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!