Portsmouth (@1.8) vs Burton (@4.33)
17-09-2019

Our Prediction:

Portsmouth will win

Portsmouth – Burton Match Prediction | 17-09-2019 14:45

Although they come into this game on the back of a five game unbeaten streak, winning four of those games and the other producing a draw against title-chasing Sunderland, the Brewers may have left it slightly too late to make a late charge for the play-offs but they are at least looking to continue this good form and to finish the season on a high. You can back them for three points here at 19/10 withWilliam Hill.

Portsmouth's Jamal Lowe has recorded a goal in Portsmouth's last 2 League One matches, and 4 in their past 7. Burton's Lucas Akins has been playing with good quality recently as well, and has an impressive 6 goals in Burton's last 7 matches. He also scored in the Checkatrade Trophy final against Sunderland, meaning he has scored in each of his last 3 matches and 5 of his past 8 across all leagues.

and Barnsley F.C. Things are looking brighter for visiting Portsmouth who currently site 4th. Things are looking bleak for Burton to return to the EFL Championship next year. (Pompey) is a must win for both teams. However, if they hope to pass up Sunderland A.F.C. The game this week will take place at Pirelli Stadium in Burton upon Trent, England, and 3 points will be necessary for either team's promotion aspirations. for the second automatic promotion place then 3 points against Burton are imperative. The Brewers were relegated to EFL League One after last season, and are likely to remain there. A loss Friday will mathematically eliminate them. They currently sit 9 points out of the 6th and final playoff spot. The match coming up this Friday, 19 April 2019, between Burton Albion F.C.andPortsmouth F.C.

The match preview to the football match BURTON ALBION vs PORTSMOUTH in the League 1 of England compares both teams and includes match predictions the latest matches of the teams, the match facts, head to head (h2h), goal statistics, table standings, match strengths and at least a computer calculated match prediction. These facts should all be considered to place a successful bet on this match. By clicking on the team names you can examine the teams on their actual form in particular.

Cards & Corners

After something of a slump saw them start to lose ground in the chase after the turn of the year, Kenny Jacketts men are now back on the gas and in fine fettle, winning their last six consecutive games in all competitions including the Checkatrade Trophy Final against Sunderland at Wembley last month. After a 4-1 hammering of Rochdale last weekend theyll feel they have the confidence to pick up three more points here at 7/5 withBet365.

It is also worth noting that Portsmouth and Sunderland both own a game in hand over Barnsley and league leading Luton Town F.C. (87 points). to come away with only 2 or less points out of their last 4 games. Pompey is lead by the 2 headed monster of Jamal Lowe (14 goals) and Ronan Curtis (11 goals), both of whom also have 8 assists apiece. Portsmouth is currently sitting on 80 points, which is 2 points behind Barnsley (currently 2nd). To have any chance of making the playoffs Burton will need to not only run the table (away Southend United F.C., home Luton, away Peterborough F.C.), but they will need to have the 6th place Doncaster Rovers F.C. Lucas Akins leads Burton in scoring with 11 goals to go along with an impressive 8 assists. Sunderland, also with 80 points currently sits 3rd by virtue of a +33 goal differential, compared with +31 for Portsmouth.

Given the fact that the Brewers, whove scored an average of 3.2 goals in their last five, and Pompey, whove notched an average of 2.8 in their last five, have both excelled going forward of late, a relatively high-scoring game may just be a tad more likely than the current price suggests. In summary, its fair to say that both Burton and Portsmouth have been thriving in the final third of late, while both have shown a few defensive weaknesses. Keeping this in mind, Over 2.5 Goals stands out.

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Burton Albion vs Portsmouth Betting Tips

For the same reason, Over 3.5 Goals may also be worth a dabble. There really has been no shortage of both chances and goals at both ends of the pitch when Burton and Pompey have been involved in recent weeks. The pair have averaged a combined 4.23 expected goals for in their last five, so goals really are easy to fancy ahead of Fridays clash.

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They opened the season with 4 consecutive wins, and that turned into an 11 game unbeaten streak to start the year (8 wins, 3 draws). They didn't lose their first game this year until 6 October 2018 against Gillingham F.C. However, from 12 January 2019 until 23 February 2019 they went 8 consecutive games without winning. Portsmouth has been an extremely hot and cold team this season. During that time they had 3 losses in-a-row, followed by 5 consecutive draws before finally breaking through with a 6-1 thrashing of Bradford City A.F.C. on 5 March 2019.

The Brewers come into this fixture unbeaten in five, four of which theyve won. Theyve also lost just three of their last 16 League One matches. Burton are another of the sides whose fans will be left thinking if only we couldve got going sooner. Nigel Cloughs men have threatened to do well all season long and were now seeing that theyre a very capable side at this level.

The Brewers will be looking to draw on their positive recent results against both Sunderland and Barnsley, who like Portsmouth are in the top four and are going for automatic promotion, though their defensive efforts on those occasions suggest that they may just come up short. However, facing an in-form Portsmouth side, who come here off the back of a dominant performance will be tougher.