Colchester vs Peterborough – Preview, and Prediction
This is a demonstration of Colchester United’s unstoppable goal-scoring talent, as they have scored goals in each of their last six games.
Over that time, they have accrued a total of 11 and given up a total of seven. However, there’s no guarantee that this kind of pattern will carry over into the upcoming game.
Following a recent victory over Cambridge United by a score of 5-0 in League One, Peterborough United will be coming into this match with a lot of momentum.
Kwame Poku (40′, 54′) and Ephron Mason-Clark (34′, 37′) scored the goals for Peterborough United. Cambridge United’s goal came from Liam Bennett (86′ Own Goal).
In the last six games that Peterborough United has played, they have scored 23 goals, averaging 3.83 goals per game, demonstrating their penchant for high-scoring contests. Of those goals, their opponents have scored seven.
Colchester vs Peterborough – Betting Analysis
Examining their most recent head-to-head meetings, which date back to October 26, 2013, we can see that Colchester United has won two of them and Peterborough United has won four. There have been no draws.
Over the course of five games, the two teams shared a total of 17 goals, with The Posh scoring 11 and The U’s scoring 6. This results in an average of 2.83 goals scored per game.
On League One match day 42, which took place on April 16, 2016, Colchester United defeated Peterborough United by a score of 1-4. I am Andrew Madley, the match referee.
Although it might not be quite as many as they’ll give up, we believe Peterborough United can score a goal against this Colchester United squad.
What are the best odds for this match?
Looking at what the bookmakers’ view of this game is on the 90-minute result market, staking on Colchester United is available for 2.8, backing the draw is 3.46, and betting on the winner to be Peterborough United can get you 2.91. Those are the best of the returns that can be secured at present.
Colchester vs Peterborough – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Away Win or Draw