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The Premiership fixture at Shamrock Park on Saturday will see hosts Portadown playing against Warrenpoint Town.
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Portadown, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following the 1-3 Premiership success vs Warrenpoint Town.
For Portadown, the goalscorers were Ben Tilney (16') and Adam Salley (56', 64'). Ryan Swan (33') was the scorer for Warrenpoint Town.
Portadown have been on a persistent run of goalscoring form, finding the back of the net every time they’ve gone out to play in their last 6 matches.
They have claimed a sum of 10 during that time while seeing the number of goals scored against them stand at 6. That sort of trend isn’t assured to follow through into this next game, though.
Showing their partiality to high-scoring matches, goals have been scored 20 times in the last six games in which Warrenpoint Town have played, yielding a mean average of 3.33 goals per clash. Opposition teams have hit 15 from this total.
Head to head
A look at their prior head to head meetings going back to 19/01/2016 tells us that Portadown have won 1 of these and Warrenpoint Town 4, with the tally of draws being 1.
A combined total of 16 goals were scored between them in this period, with 5 of them from The Ports and 11 for The Point. The average number of goals per game works out to 2.67.
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was Premiership match day 33 on 24/04/2021 which finished with the scoreline of Warrenpoint Town 1-3 Portadown.
The referee was Keith Kennedy.
Team News: Portadown
Portadown manager Matthew Tipton has no fitness worries whatsoever ahead of this clash owing to a fully injury-free group to choose from.
Team News: Warrenpoint Town
Due to a completely injury-free squad to choose from, Warrenpoint Town manager Barry Gray has no fitness worries to report before this game.
We believe that Warrenpoint Town are dangerous enough to breach the defence of this Portadown team, although it might not be enough to avoid a loss.
We’re expecting a narrow 2-1 win for Portadown at full-time. We are expecting it to be pretty even.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Shamrock Park (2,489)
Captain: Luke Wilson
Chairman: Ronnie Stinson
Manager: Matthew Tipton
Competitions: Premiership position 9
🔑 Key Man: Ben Guy
Typically deployed in the Central Attacking Midfielder position, Ben Guy was born in England. Having played his first senior match for Portadown in the 2020 - 2021 season, the goalscoring Midfielder has managed 3 league goals in this Premiership 2020 - 2021 campaign to date from a total of 18 appearances.