A League One match between Shrewsbury Town and Bristol Rovers will hold on September 16th, 2023, Saturday, in England, check the Shrewsbury Town vs Bristol Rovers betting tip 2023/2024 to win with your bets.
Stadium and City where Shrewsbury Town vs Bristol Rovers will occur
The game will be played in the small Montgomery Waters Meadow stadium, in the city of Shrewsbury, with a capacity for 9875 spectators, that will try to help the team achieve a positive result.
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Introduction to the Shrewsbury Town vs Bristol Rovers betting tip 2023/2024
The League One has had fewer goals than the previous season. Last season the tournament had an average of 2.57 goals scored per match, while now the competition has an average of 2.3 goals per match played.
Shrewsbury Town last match
Shrewsbury Town comes from a loss in the last match played. On that occasion the opponent was Forest Green Rovers, in a match valid for EFL Trophy, and the match ended 3-0. Coach M. Taylor’s team lined up with this formation: 3-5-2.
A fairly even game was expected, with odds for the home defeat at 2.88.
Bristol Rovers last match
On the other hand, the visiting team arrives at this match after a victory in the last round. In a dispute valid for EFL Trophy, Bristol Rovers, who used a 4-3-3 formation, faced the Cheltenham Town team with a final score of 4-1.
The odds of 1.53 before the match made clear the favoritism of the team before the match, a condition that was ratified with the final positive result.
Shrewsbury Town vs Bristol Rovers h2h
Shrewsbury Town was in 13th place when they last went head-to-head in League One against Bristol Rovers, who was in 15th place. Shrewsbury Town formed a 3-4-1-2 arrangement while Bristol Rovers took to the pitch with a 4-3-1-2 formation.
The last face-to-face between these two clubs was on 02-05-2023 in a League One match of the 2022/2023 season. On that occasion, the match ended with a 2-1 win for Shrewsbury Town.
The last time these two teams faced off, neither team had a decisive advantage.
Curiosity about previous games
The two teams had very different results in their previous games. While Bristol Rovers thrashed in a game that was not expected to be so easy, against Cheltenham Town, Shrewsbury Town lost in a match against Forest Green Rovers. Let’s see how this previous result can interfere with the morale of the teams for this game.
League One leaderboard now
Considering the home team Shrewsbury Town, standing in 14th place with 9 points in the League One competition in England. Their performance statistics have been such as 3 wins, 3 losses and, 0 draws.
In the 8th round, the team holds the same number of points as opposed to Peterborough United team which is just above, in the 13th place.
Shrewsbury Town analysis
Shrewsbury Town at the end of round 7 in League One had 4 goals scored and 6 conceded.
Shrewsbury Town seems to be facing a problem in scoring goals, as they have recorded a low number of goals and a high number of matches where they failed to score. This could be an indication that they are struggling to generate good scoring opportunities and need to improve their attacking performance.
Shrewsbury Town, with a ball possession of 49.67% per game on average, is not the team that imposes its game, and rather prefers a tactic devoted to waiting and counterattacks. However, in the match against Bristol Rovers of 2023/2024 they will have to do something more, try to maintain possession of the ball and attack the opponent’s goal with more continuity.
Taking the fight or in this case, the game to your opponent’s prove unwise for this team, having won 1 game as the visiting team, compared to their record of 2 wins, 1 loss, and 0 draws playing in their home base.
League One leaderboard now
Bristol Rovers arrives in this game with 6 points, and in 18th place in the League One, having won once in total and lost twice, making a total of 3 draws.
Bristol Rovers analysis
Bristol Rovers, after 7 rounds, has conceded more goals than it has scored. The goals scored are in fact 6 while 8 are those conceded to opponents.
Bristol Rovers average number of shots on goal is 4.33 per match, and this is another important indicator that tells us that the team certainly does not have an irresistible attack, and therefore scores little.
Ball possession above 50% usually enables teams to gain some control over their opponents. This is why the Bristol Rovers team typically tries to achieve an average ball possession of 57% to control the game.
The team’s scoring ability is not brilliant: in this league it is 1 goals per game on average, and this may be an indicator on the chances of winning the next match, which the team will also play away from home.
Best goalscorer from Bristol Rovers
Scott Sinclair has proved to be a tremendous individual asset for the team’s offense this season. With 2 goals scored in the competition, the Attacker has been instrumental in leading Bristol Rovers to obtain favorable outcomes on several occasions.
Bet suggestions for this game:
Goals Top Betting Tips
For those looking to bet, noting that most goals occur 75-90 minutes into the game could be helpful.
Since Bristol Rovers has an average of 1 goal per game when playing away from home, the market for under 2.5 goals can also be a good alternative. This option can be very good, considering that Bristol Rovers does not concede goals playing outside their stadium.
Currently, at Bet365, the odds for the Total Goals Under 2.5 market are quoted at 1.75.
Corners Top Betting Tips
Good betting results could be obtained if one notes that there is an average of 4.84 corners per game.
Cards Top Betting Tips
Highly disciplined, the teams have an average of only 3.86 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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Shrewsbury Town vs Bristol Rovers betting tip 2023/2024: FAQ
The match will be played on September 16th, 2023, Saturday.
The match will take place at the Montgomery Waters Meadow stadium in Shrewsbury.
The last time these teams faced each other was in League One match, referring to the 2022/2023 season, and ended with a 2-1 result for Shrewsbury Town.
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.
When analyzing football matches, it’s important to consider a variety of factors such as team form, injuries and suspensions, head-to-head records, home and away form, and tactical matchups. You can find all this information and more on Betarena. You should also take into account any external factors such as weather conditions, the importance of the match, and team motivation.
Yes, statistics can be a useful tool when analyzing football matches for betting purposes. At Betarena, we provide access to a wealth of statistical information such as team and player form, goals scored and conceded, possession percentage, shots on target, and corner kicks. However, it’s important to not rely solely on statistics and to also consider the subjective factors mentioned earlier.