A football match between Crusaders and Ballymena United of the Premiership will take place in Northern Ireland on Friday, September 23rd, 2022, check the Crusaders vs Ballymena United betting tip 2022/2023 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Crusaders vs Ballymena United will occur
The game will be played in the small Seaview stadium, in the city of Belfast, with a capacity for 3383 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
Where to follow the live game
You can follow the match live on Betarena, with access to all the information to help you with your sports betting, including statistics, events and odds.
Introduction to the Crusaders vs Ballymena United betting tip 2022/2023
Crusaders last match
Crusaders is coming off a win. In its last outing they faced Linfield in a match valid for Premiership, and the match ended 2-1.
Ballymena United 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, Ballymena United faced the Carrick Rangers team, and the score ended with a 0-1 for their rivals.
Crusaders vs Ballymena United h2h
The previous meeting between these two teams was in the 2021/2022 season of the Premiership. The meeting took place on 2022-03-15 and ended with a 2-1 win for Crusaders.
The last match between these two clubs was a seesaw battle to the end.
The Crusaders team’s run of five games has been of preferable outcome, compared to the Ballymena United team.
Premiership leaderboard now
With 13 points won, Crusaders is in 3rd place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Championship Round zone. The team’s campaign so far is 4 wins against 1 loss, plus 1 draw.
Which means that in the 8th round, the team has, over Coleraine team who is in the position 4, 1 point in advantage.
After round number 7 in Premiership, Crusaders has 13 goals scored and 8 conceded.
Crusaders is not among the teams that kick more often towards the target, with only 3.5 shots on goal per match on average. But it must be said that when it does attack, it does so accurately. Right now it averages 2.17 accomplishments per game, meaning that it has scored a goal on 40 percent of the occasions it has gotten to the shot.
Having a record of 3 wins versus 0 losses, and 1 draw in comparison to the 1 game they won as the visiting team, there’s no place like home for this team.
Crusaders is a more offensive team than Ballymena United, having 513 attacks vs. 474 from Ballymena United, having scored 13 times. In comparison, Ballymena United converted into goal 5 times.
Best goalscorer from Crusaders
If we want to highlight a player from the team’s attack at this stage, we have to name Philip Lowry. The Midfielder scored 4 goals in the current season, helping Crusaders to achieve victory in several disputes.
Premiership leaderboard now
With 4 points won, Ballymena United is in 10th place on the leaderboard, which leaves the team in the Relegation Round zone. The team’s campaign so far is 1 win against 4 losses, plus 1 draw.
In the 8th round, the team has a small disadvantage of 1 point as opposed to the Glenavon team who places just above in 9th place.
Ballymena United analysis
Ballymena United, with 5 goals scored and 12 conceded, has a negative goal difference after 7 rounds.
The team does not shine in attack, with a scoring average of 0.83 goals per game. With these statistics against it, it can hardly count on a good result in the next away game.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
For those following the live game, it has been known that between 60-75 minutes is a period where most goals are scored making this a good time to bet.
Known for dominating the first half of their matches, Crusaders managed to hit the net 10 times in the first 45 minutes of the game.
Ballymena United would often concede goals in the second half. Having suffered 7 goals in the last 45 minutes, they have created a good betting option for this match.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Over 1.5 in the 2nd Half market are quoted at 1.83.
Seeing that Ballymena United has an average of 1 goal per match outside their domains, the option under 2.5 goals is an appealing one. This market makes much sense since the team usually doesn’t concede goals playing as a visitor.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 2.3.
Corners Top Betting Tips
For favorable betting results, note that combining the number of corners of both teams gives an average of 4.5 corners per game.
Crusaders is usually quite offensive in their matches, and this has resulted in a high average of corner kicks in the competition. Currently, the team averages 6 corners per game played. Therefore, it might be interesting to bet on the over corner kicks of Crusaders in this match.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Crusaders averages a total of 1.5 yellow cards per game in the 7 rounds played, while Ballymena United averages 1.1.
This is a match with several good betting entries to have some return on sports betting.
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Crusaders vs Ballymena United betting tip 2022/2023: FAQ
The match will be played on September 23rd, 2022, Friday.
The match will take place at the Seaview stadium in Belfast.
The last time these teams faced each other was in Premiership match, referring to the 2021/2022 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Crusaders.
For this match, the probability indicates that the net is more likely to swing between 60-75 minutes.
The bookmaker with the best odds for this match is Bet365!