Cefn Druids will be at Maes Tegid on Sunday for the Premier League meeting with home side Bala Town.
View all Bala Town v Cefn Druids tips, stats and our pre-match poll below (plus the best game odds).
Bala Town will be hoping to return to winning ways here following the 2-0 Europa League Qualifiers losing effort in their last game against Standard Liège.
It’s been all too rare in recent games that Bala Town have shown defensive steel. The facts show that Lakesiders have been scored against in 5 of their previous 6 games, shipping 7 goals in the process. Such a pattern might not be carried forward here, though.
Pre-game facts show that Bala Town:
- are unbeaten in their previous 2 home league matches.
- haven’t won at home in the past 3 league matches.
In their previous game, Cefn Druids drew 2-2 in the Premier League tie with Aberystwyth Town.
The stats don’t lie, and Cefn Druids have been scored against in 6 of their last 6 matches, letting opponents get 11 goals in total. Defensively, The Ancients can certainly do much better.
Head to head
Looking at their past head-to-head meetings stretching back to 08/02/2018 shows that Bala Town have won 3 of these & Cefn Druids 2, with the tally of draws standing at 1.
A combined sum of 18 goals were shared by the two clubs in this period, with 10 of them for Lakesiders and 8 created by The Ancients. That’s an average goals per game figure of 3.
Team News: Bala Town
Bala Town boss Colin Caton does not have any fitness concerns to speak of before this game with a fully healthy group available to choose from.
Team News: Cefn Druids
With a fully healthy group ready to go, Cefn Druids boss Huw Griffiths has no fitness concerns whatsoever before this match.
We’re of the opinion that Cefn Druids have the ability to find the net against this Bala Town lineup, but it is unlikely to be enough to prevent defeat.
We’re going for a close game with a 2-1 winning score for Bala Town after 90 minutes. Looking forward to seeing how this one unfolds.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Maes Tegid (3,000)
Captain: Chris Venables
Chairman: Arwel Roberts
Manager: Colin Caton
Competitions: Premier League position 6, Europa League Qualifiers (Second Round)