Burton vs Cheltenham Match Preview and Prediction
Burton vs Cheltenham: After losing their most recent match in League One against Lincoln City by a score of 0-1 in their most recent match, Burton Albion will be seeking to improve upon their performance in this match. In the 54th minute, Reeco Hackett-Fairchild scored the goal for Lincoln City.
Burton Albion, who is managed by Martin Paterson, has reached the milestone of scoring six times in their previous half-dozen matches. To put that into perspective, the number of goals that have been scored against them during that period of time is seven.
Burton Albion have not suffered a defeat in a league encounter against Cheltenham Town in any of their previous nine meetings, which brings them to this point. Not a bad run at all, in fact.
After suffering a defeat in their most recent League One match, which was played against Wycombe Wanderers, Cheltenham Town and their fans who are travelling will be hoping for a better outcome in this match.
Curtis Davies (with an own goal in the 49th minute) and Matty Taylor (with a goal in the 58th minute) brought Cheltenham Town to victory. For Wycombe Wanderers, Jack Grimmer (20 minutes) and Garath McCleary (29 minutes) both scored goals.
The numbers speak for themselves, and Cheltenham Town has allowed goals to be scored against them in six of their most recent six matches, resulting in a total of ten goals being scored by rival teams. When it comes to defence, Cheltenham Town clearly has room for improvement.
Burton vs Cheltenham: Betting Analysis
A review of their previous head-to-head matches, which date back to September 27, 2014, reveals that Burton Albion has won three of them, while Cheltenham Town has won none of them. Additionally, there have been three draws between the two teams.
These games resulted in a total of ten goals being scored between the two teams, with seven of those goals coming from the Brewers and three coming from the Robins. This equates to a value of 1.67 goals scored per game on average.
The previous league encounter between these two teams was on match day 39 of League One, which took place on April 1, 2023, and it ended with Cheltenham Town defeating Burton Albion by a score of 0-0.
Who will win the match between Burton and Cheltenham?
Taking into consideration these two, we believe that Cheltenham Town and Burton Albion ought to engage in a fight that is filled with intense competition here.
At this point, it appears that the outcome could very possibly be a tie. It is for this reason that we recommend a score of 1-1 when everything is said and done.
Our Prediction: Home Win or Draw
What are the top odds for the game?
As for the current win-draw-win betting odds, supporting Burton Albion is available for 2.93, placing a wager on the draw is 3.42, while betting on Cheltenham Town to win is available at 2.4. Right now, those are the best market prices available.