Salford vs Tranmere
England – League Two
Date: Saturday, 1 January 2022
Kick-off at 15:00 UK / 16:00 CET
Venue: Peninsula Stadium (Salford).
Tranmere is shining on League Two with 5 consecutive wins and are currently in the third spot, in the zone for promotion to League One. With 11 points apart, Salford is much below them with an inconsistent form in the league. The visitors head into this upcoming fixture hoping to repeat the same as they en-route to Peninsula Stadium this weekend for the 25th Round.
Salford vs Tranmere Head-to-head
- Past 5 h2h games saw Tranmere to win thrice while Salford won only once and 2 other games ended in a draw.
- Those clashes saw 10 goals in total, averaging out to 2 goals per game.
- Their latest meeting was at the EFL Trophy where Tranmere won by 2 goals to nil.
- Their last League Two meeting also ended in 2-0 in favor of Tranmere.
Salford vs Tranmere Prediction
Tranmere is at the 3rd spot on the standing in the zone for promotion to League One with 38 points. They won 11 times in the league while drawing on 5 and losing on 6 other occasions. From the 22 games played, they have scored only 20 in total while conceding 14, which is happens to be the best conceding number in the league.
The hosts have bagged a sum of 7 from the previous 5 league fixtures with 4 clean sheets and allowing only 1 goal to go past them on the same. Their victory run leads to 5 as they have conquered Barrow by 2 goals to nil on the Boxing day.
The Ammies reside at the 13th position on the table with 27 points. Of the 21 matches played, they won on 7 games while drawing on 6 and losing on 8 other occasions. Their total goals to conceding ratio is the same with 24:21 so far in the league.
Salford have conceded 3 goals while netting in a total of 7 from the previous 5 league fixtures. After a1-2 loss against Mansfield, they won the past League Two schedule against Stevenage by 1-0.
The hosts have only won one of their last 5 games against Tranmere and there have been fewer than 3 goals scored in total in each of Salford’s last 4 home games. Previous matches between the two has averaged 2 goals while BTTS has happened 20% of the time.
The hosts are in good home form while visitors are performing decent at away schedules. However, a narrow win for hosts can be expected at Peninsula Stadium.
Salford vs Tranmere tips
Salford to win @ 2.15 odds.
Under 2.25 goals @ 1.87 odds.