Fleetwood vs Shrewsbury England – League One Date: Sunday, 26 December 2021 Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET Venue: Highbury Stadium (Fleetwood).
Shrewsbury is at the brink of getting into the relegation zone while Fleetwood sits just a spot above from the visitors. A win is needed by both teams in order to climb up the table with the visitors needing the most. With 3 games unbeaten, the hosts are set to welcome the guests at Highbury Stadium this weekend.
Fleetwood vs Shrewsbury Head-to-head
Past 6 h2h games saw Fleetwood with 4 wins while the rest 2 games ended in a draw.
Those meetings witnessed 13 goals in total, averaging out to 2.16 goals per game.
Their latest encounter in March saw Fleetwood winning by 2 goals to nil.
Fleetwood maintained 3 clean sheets from their 4 winning games.
Fleetwood vs Shrewsbury Prediction
The Shrews is at the 20th spot on the standing with 22 points from 22 games. They won only on 6 fixtures while drawing on 4 and losing on 12 other occasions. They have scored 22 in total while conceding a sum of 29 so far in the league.
Shrewsbury Town have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 7 goals in total. After 2 back to back losses against Wigan and Doncaster, they won the previous fixture against Cheltenham by 3-1.
The Cod Army resides at the 18th position on the table with 22 points. Of the 22 matches played, they won only on 5 games while drawing 7 times. They lost on 10 other occasions with total goals to conceding ratio standing at 36:40.
Stephen Crainey’s Fleetwood Town have scored 8 times in their past 6 road trips. At the other end, a sum of 9 goals have been scored against them from those fixtures. After their 2 back to back wins against Bolton and Gillingham, they drew the previous League One game against Morecambe with no goals to spare.
The Shrews haven’t won away from home in the past 12 league matches while the hosts are unbeaten in their previous 2 home fixtures. Since, the hosts haven’t been beaten in the league by Shrewsbury Town in their last 6 games and on considering their poor away performances, we are more leaned towards a home victory happening this Sunday.