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Dungannon Swifts make the trip to Milltown on Tuesday for the Premiership tie with hosts Warrenpoint Town.
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Warrenpoint Town head into this game coming off the back of a 2-2 Premiership tied result against Dungannon Swifts.
For Warrenpoint Town, the scorers were Gregory Moorhouse (30') and Alan O'Sullivan (90'). Ben Gallagher (10') and Adam Glenny (75') scored for Dungannon Swifts.
It’s been all too rare in recent games that Warrenpoint Town have kept a clean sheet. In fact, Warrenpoint Town have failed to prevent opponents from scoring in 6 of their previous 6 games, leaking 10 goals during that time. We shall soon see whether or not that trend will end up being sustained here.
Their prior results show that Warrenpoint Town:
- haven't been defeated by Dungannon Swifts when playing them at home in the last 6 league games.
- have not been beaten in the league by Dungannon Swifts in their last 6 matches.
- are without a win at home for the past 9 matches in the league. They will be so desperate to end this run.
Since a losing effort in their last game against Linfield in Premiership competition, Dungannon Swifts and their fans will hope to get a better result this time.
The only player to score from Dungannon Swifts was Darragh McBrien (3'). Kirk Millar (2'), Chris Shields (10'), Jordan Stewart (13'), Trai Hume (46'), Michael Newberry (72') and Ahmed Salam (93') scored for Linfield.
Demonstrating their appetite for action-packed matches, goals have been scored 22 times in the prior 6 games in which Dungannon Swifts have played, making it a mean average of 3.67 goals per clash. Their opponents have got 17 of those goals.
Head to head
A look at their prior head-to-head meetings stretching back to 07/03/2020 tells us that Warrenpoint Town have won 3 of these games & Dungannon Swifts 0, with the tally of drawn results being 3.
Loads of goals were seen in those games, too - 22 overall at an average of 3.67 goals per match.
The last league meeting featuring these sides was Premiership match day 8 on 21/12/2021 which ended up with the score at Dungannon Swifts 2-2 Warrenpoint Town.
The match was refereed by Tim Marshall.
Team News: Warrenpoint Town
The Warrenpoint Town manager Barry Gray will be thankful to have no fitness worries to speak of coming into this game owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Dungannon Swifts
Due to a fully injury-free group available to select from, the Dungannon Swifts manager Dean Shiels has zero fitness worries whatsoever coming into this clash.
We believe that Dungannon Swifts and Warrenpoint Town should be able to score more than one goal each in what is shaping up to be a fairly even contest.
Let’s see how it plays out, but we expect to see goals and there is to be a real possibility it will end up level. We’re therefore expecting a score draw at the end of the 90 minutes.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Milltown (2,000)
Captain: Fra McCaffrey
Chairman: Andrew Talbot
Manager: Barry Gray
Competitions: Premiership position 12
⭐ Star Man: Kealan Dillon
Typically deployed in the Centre Midfield position, Kealan Dillon was born in Rep. Ireland. Having made his senior debut playing for Athlone in the 2014 season, the talented Midfielder has struck 2 league goals in the Premiership 2021 - 2022 campaign to date in 18 appearances.