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The Premiership tie at Milltown on Saturday sees home side Warrenpoint Town ready themselves for the challenge from opponents Glentoran.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for Warrenpoint Town v Glentoran, scroll down (plus the best game odds).
Warrenpoint Town will be wanting a better result here following the 3-0 Premiership defeat in their last game at the hands of Larne.
Andy Mitchell (33'), Lee Lynch (60') and John Herron (85') scored for Larne.
It’s been all too rare in recent games where Warrenpoint Town haven’t conceded. It will be a concern for them that Warrenpoint Town have been scored against in 6 of their previous 6 matches, letting in 15 goals on the way. Let’s see if that trend will end up being continued on here.
Their previous form shows that Warrenpoint Town:
- haven't beaten Glentoran in games played at home for the previous 5 league matches.
- have not won against Glentoran in their last 10 league matches.
Glentoran come into this game following a 4-1 Premiership win vs Ballymena United in their previous match.
For Glentoran, the goalscorers were Robbie McDaid (17') and Conor McMenamin (22', 62', 71'). Leroy Millar (40') was the scorer for Ballymena United.
The numbers tell their own story, and Glentoran have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 7 goals in total. At the back, Glentoran just haven’t been too solid at all.
Head to head
An examination of past results between these clubs going back to 21/09/2019 shows that these fixtures have been pretty painful for Warrenpoint Town. They’ve not managed to get themselves any wins whatsoever while Glentoran have been dominant against them, finishing as winners in 83 per cent of those ties.
A sum of 15 goals were scored between the two sides in these games, with 3 of them for The Point and 12 for The Glens. The average goals per game has been 2.5.
The last league fixture between these sides was Premiership match day 15 on 23/03/2021 which ended up with the score at Warrenpoint Town 1-2 Glentoran.
The match was refereed by Lee Tavinder.
Team News: Warrenpoint Town
The Warrenpoint Town boss Barry Gray does not have any fitness concerns at all before this clash with a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: Glentoran
Due to a fully healthy squad available to select from, the Glentoran manager Mick McDermott has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this game.
Our feeling is that Warrenpoint Town will surely be able to get a goal against this Glentoran side, although one goal may not prevent them from conceding a couple at the other end.
Therefore, we’re predicting a very close game with a 1-2 victory for Glentoran after 90 minutes. Expecting it to be very competitive.
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 9