Match preview Premier Division: Dundalk - Bohemians at Oriel Park

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Competition: Republic of Ireland Premier Division
Competition: Fri 09.April
Match begins: 18:45 (UTC)
Venue: Oriel Park (6000 seats)

Only a few games have been played in the Premier Division so far, with Dundalk placed 8th and Bohemians sitting in the 7th position.

We should expect both teams to be fresh and ready for this match, as there is some time since both teams last played. Let's have a look at how the teams are doing!

This pitch has artifical turf, which is not Bohemians's usual surface at their own ground. When playing on artifical turf Bohemians have performed like this: Played eleven matches resulting in 3 wins, 2 draws and 6 defeats with the goal stats 11-17 (scored/conceded).

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Dundalk form and stats

The home fans saw their team lose the first Premier Division game of the season here at Oriel Park. Last season these fans witnessed 3 wins, 4 draws and 2 losses from Dundalk's 9 home games.

Dundalk lost their last game at Shamrock Rovers (placed 4th) after a 1-2 scoreline. Preceding that match was a defeat to Finn Harps (1-2).

At Oriel Park, Dundalk has the goal stats of 1-2 (for/against) from 1 league fixture.

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Bohemians form and stats

Bohemians have played one away game so far, a loss. Last season their away games stats in the Premier Division were 6 victories, 1 draw and 2 defeats from 9 fixtures.

Bohemians's last game ended in a draw, the home match versus St Patrick's that finished 0-0. Ahead of that game was the 2-2 draw at home against Longford Town.

As for goals scored and conceded in the league games away so far, Bohemians has managed 0 goals and let in 1 from 1 match.

Head 2 Head

Last ten meetings between the teams: Dundalk won six, Bohemians won two and two draws. five games with over 2,5 goals, five matches with two goals or less.

Top Goalscorers

DundalkP. Hoban
P. Hoban
2 goals
DundalkP. McEleney
P. McEleney
1 goals
BohemiansR. Tierney
R. Tierney
1 goals

Dundalk missing players

Bohemians missing players

Dundalk Bohemians
Total Home vs low Statistics Stat vs low Away Total
3 1 0 Played P 0 1 3
0 0 0 Won W 0 0 0
1 0 0 Drew D 0 0 2
2 1 0 Lost L 0 1 1
3 1 0 Scored S 0 0 2
5 2 0 Conceded C 0 1 3
100% 100% 0% Over 0.5 O 0.5 0% 100% 67%
100% 100% 0% Over 1.5 O 1.5 0% 0% 33%
67% 100% 0% Over 2.5 O 2.5 0% 0% 33%
0% 0% 0% Over 3.5 O 3.5 0% 0% 33%
0% 0% 0% Over 4.5 O 4.5 0% 0% 0%
100% 100% 0% BTTS BTTS 0% 0% 33%
0% 0% 0% Clean Sheets C S 0% 0% 33%
0% 0% 0% Failed to Score F T 0% 100% 67%
 
0 0 0 Corners for (avg) C F 0 0 0
0 0 0 Corners against (avg) C A 0 0 0
2 2 0 Yellow cards (avg) Y C 0 0 1
0 0 0 Red cards R C 0 0 0
 
11.3 13 0 Shots (avg) S ( 0 6 4.3
3.7 4 0 Shots on Target (avg) S O 0 2 2
27% 25% 0% Goal Efficiency G E 0% 0% 33%
Dundalk Last season Bohemians
Total Home   Statistics Stat   Away Total
18 9   Played P   9 18
7 3   Won W   6 12
5 4   Drew D   1 1
6 2   Lost L   2 5
25 10   Scored S   10 23
23 11   Conceded C   5 12
89% 78%   Over 0.5 O 0.5   89% 94%
78% 67%   Over 1.5 O 1.5   44% 67%
56% 44%   Over 2.5 O 2.5   22% 28%
33% 33%   Over 3.5 O 3.5   11% 6%
11% 11%   Over 4.5 O 4.5   0% 0%
50% 33%   BTTS BTTS   22% 22%
33% 44%   Clean Sheets C S   56% 50%
28% 44%   Failed to Score F T   33% 33%
 
0 0   Corners for (avg) C F   0 0
0 0   Corners against (avg) C A   0 0
1.5 1   Yellow cards (avg) Y C   2.2 2.2
0 0   Red cards R C   0 2
 
9.1 9.8   Shots (avg) S (   9.1 8.4
3.5 3.5   Shots on Target (avg) S O   3.6 3.4
37% 25%   Goal Efficiency G E   31% 37%

  Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Sligo Rovers 3 2 1 0 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 3 1 2 7
2 Finn Harps 2 2 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 2 6
3 Longford Town 3 1 1 1 4 3 2 1 0 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 4
4 Shamrock Rovers 2 1 1 0 3 2 2 1 1 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
5 St Patrick's 2 1 1 0 3 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 4
6 Drogheda United 2 1 0 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 3
7 Bohemians 2 0 1 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1
8 Dundalk 3 0 1 2 3 5 1 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 1 1 2 3 -2 1
9 Waterford United 2 0 0 2 1 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 -2 0
10 Derry City 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 0
Last season Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Shamrock Rovers 18 15 3 0 44 7 9 7 2 0 25 4 9 8 1 0 19 3 37 48
2 Bohemians 18 12 1 5 23 12 9 6 0 3 13 7 9 6 1 2 10 5 11 37
3 Dundalk 18 7 5 6 25 23 9 3 4 2 10 11 9 4 1 4 15 12 2 26
4 Sligo Rovers 18 8 1 9 19 23 9 6 0 3 15 11 9 2 1 6 4 12 -4 25
5 Waterford United 18 7 3 8 17 22 9 4 1 4 9 9 9 3 2 4 8 13 -5 24
6 St Patrick's 18 5 6 7 14 17 9 3 3 3 7 6 9 2 3 4 7 11 -3 21
7 Derry City 18 5 5 8 18 18 9 4 2 3 12 8 9 1 3 5 6 10 0 20
8 Finn Harps 18 5 5 8 15 24 9 3 2 4 6 11 9 2 3 4 9 13 -9 20
9 Shelbourne 18 5 4 9 13 22 9 2 3 4 7 11 9 3 1 5 6 11 -9 19
10 Cork City 18 2 5 11 10 30 9 2 2 5 6 10 9 0 3 6 4 20 -20 11

Read more about Premier Division

The League of Ireland Premier Division, also known as the SSE Aitricity League Premier Division, is the highest level of football in the Republic of Ireland. It also has teams from Northern Ireland participating. The season runs from February to October with ten teams playing 36 matches each.