Football tips: Glentoran vs Dungannon Swifts - predictions and betting guide

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Competition: Northern Ireland Premiership
Competition: Sat 10.April
Match begins: 14:00 (UTC)
Venue: The Oval (26556 seats)

The league table in Premiership tells a story about these teams so far, with Glentoran leading Dungannon Swifts by 37 points. Match preview to follow:

Insights:
  • Glentoran have the fewest conceded goals (24) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest scored goals (17) in Premiership

It’s busy days for these teams as both were in action only a few days ago. There’s no rest for the wicked, or in this case; no rest for Glentoran and Dungannon Swifts.

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Glentoran form and stats

Glentoran, who have the fewest conceded goals (24) in Premiership, are steadily winning Premiership games and points here at The Oval. 9 wins, 3 draws and 1 defeat is the summary from 13 games. Glentoran are on a three game winning streak in their home games.

Glentoran shared the glory with Ballymena United in their last match, an away game that ended all square 2-2. Before that game, the 4-0 home victory against Portadown.

A disappointing finish for Glentoran in their match versus Ballymena United as their 2-0 lead was destroyed and replaced with a 2-2 full time score.

The match schedule is unforgiving for Glentoran as they have a new game in only three days, a Premiership match thankfully also at home. Coleraine are visiting.

Glentoran can score goals in their home matches. After 13 league matches they have found the net 28 times. Glentoran have only conceded 7 from their league home games. For more goal stats, check the Statistics tab above.

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Dungannon Swifts form and stats

Dungannon Swifts, who have the fewest scored goals (17) in Premiership, have only collected 6 points from their away games in the Premiership, after 1-3-10 (14 played). Bitter travels for Dungannon as they have lost four games in a row away from home. The last time they avoided an away-from-home loss was the Warrenpoint Town match. With the Dungannon losing streak of four defeats in a row, regardless of arena, optimism is low and sinking.

Dungannon Swifts are looking to quickly end their 298 minutes long goal drought in the Premiership.

Dungannon are travelling again after losing away to Cliftonville in their previous match (0-3). Preceding that, the 0-2 home loss versus Linfield.

Dungannon has another fixture away, a Premiership game, against Portadown in just three days. A tough schedule for the visitors!

Goals are few and far between in Dungannon's away league games. Only 6 goals from 14 travels. Dungannon Swifts are struggling defensively in their away games, having conceded 6 goals in these matches.

Head 2 Head

Glentoran and Dungannon Swifts have met before this season: Dungannon Swifts - Glentoran 0-1. H2H stats regardless of arena (last ten matches): Glentoran seven wins, zero draws and Dungannon Swifts three victories. As for goals, seven matches ended with three or more goals (over 2,5), three games had two or less.

Top Goalscorers

GlentoranJ. Donnelly
J. Donnelly
15 goals
GlentoranR. McDaid
R. McDaid
11 goals
GlentoranR. Donnelly
R. Donnelly
6 goals

Glentoran missing players

Dungannon Swifts missing players

Glentoran Dungannon Swifts
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs top Away Total
28 13 5 Played P 5 14 29
15 9 4 Won W 0 1 4
7 3 1 Drew D 0 3 3
6 1 0 Lost L 5 10 22
51 28 14 Scored S 0 6 17
24 7 1 Conceded C 14 35 66
93% 85% 80% Over 0.5 O 0.5 100% 86% 93%
71% 69% 80% Over 1.5 O 1.5 100% 79% 83%
46% 46% 60% Over 2.5 O 2.5 60% 57% 55%
32% 38% 40% Over 3.5 O 3.5 20% 36% 28%
14% 15% 20% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 21% 17%
46% 38% 20% BTTS BTTS 0% 36% 38%
39% 54% 80% Clean Sheets C S 0% 21% 14%
21% 23% 20% Failed to Score F T 100% 57% 55%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
1.1 1.2 0.4 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 1.2 1.6 1.8
4 1 1 Red cards R C 0 1 4
 
9.9 10.2 10.2 Shots (avg) S ( 4.4 5.6 5.3
5.1 5.4 6 Shots on Target (avg) S O 1.2 2.1 2.1
36% 40% 47% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 20% 27%
Key stats in Premiership this season:
  • Dungannon Swifts have conceded at least twice as many goals as they have scored.
  • Dungannon Swifts have played more matches over 2,5 goals away than home.
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest points (6) away in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest points from losing position (0) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest scored goals (17) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest scored goals (6) away in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest scored goals in the first half (9) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the fewest scored goals in the second half (8) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the most conceded goals in the second half (37) in Premiership
  • Dungannon Swifts have the the worst goal difference (-49) in Premiership
  • Glentoran have scored at least twice as many goals as they have conceded.
  • Glentoran have scored more than double the goals of Dungannon Swifts.
  • Glentoran have the fewest conceded goals (24) in Premiership
  • Glentoran have the fewest conceded goals (7) at home in Premiership

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Linfield 30 21 3 6 71 29 16 13 2 1 47 8 14 8 1 5 24 21 42 66
2 Coleraine 29 16 6 7 43 27 16 10 3 3 23 12 13 6 3 4 20 15 16 54
3 Glentoran 28 15 7 6 51 24 13 9 3 1 28 7 15 6 4 5 23 17 27 52
4 Larne 29 14 9 6 47 29 15 8 4 3 24 13 14 6 5 3 23 16 18 51
5 Cliftonville 29 14 7 8 46 30 15 11 2 2 32 15 14 3 5 6 14 15 16 49
6 Ballymena United 30 13 7 10 46 33 16 6 4 6 23 20 14 7 3 4 23 13 13 46
7 Crusaders 30 14 4 12 49 37 14 8 1 5 25 15 16 6 3 7 24 22 12 46
8 Glenavon 29 11 10 8 45 44 14 4 7 3 22 23 15 7 3 5 23 21 1 43
9 Warrenpoint Town 28 6 8 14 27 51 12 2 5 5 14 20 16 4 3 9 13 31 -24 26
10 Portadown 28 4 6 18 31 61 13 1 3 9 13 23 15 3 3 9 18 38 -30 18
11 Carrick Rangers 29 4 6 19 27 69 15 2 4 9 19 32 14 2 2 10 8 37 -42 18
12 Dungannon Swifts 29 4 3 22 17 66 15 3 0 12 11 31 14 1 3 10 6 35 -49 15