Fleetwood vs Portsmouth – After losing to Sheffield Wednesday by a score of 1-0 in League One, Fleetwood Town will be looking to bounce back in this match. Sheffield Wednesday’s Marvin Johnson scored in the 17th minute.
Fleetwood Town has rarely been able to hold out for the full 90 minutes in previous games. They will be concerned that Fleetwood Town have allowed 8 goals while failing to stop opponents from scoring in 5 of their last 6 games. However, there is no guarantee that this pattern will continue into the match.
Fleetwood have won both of their previous league games against Portsmouth, and have lost their past six league games, all to Portsmouth.
Fleetwood have gone three league games without a victory at home.
Portsmouth is coming into this game after beating Exeter City 2-0 in League One in their last game. Joe Morrell (74′) and Marlon Pack (57′) scored goals for Portsmouth.
Portsmouth has allowed goals in 5 of their previous 6 games, which has resulted in a total of 10 goals being scored by the opposition. Portsmouth’s vulnerabilities have been revealed in defense.
Portsmouth having won their last two league games without being defeated by Fleetwood Town when playing away from home. in their previous four league games without a victory on the road.
Fleetwood vs Portsmouth – Betting Analysis
Looking back at their previous meetings dating to 10/03/2020, we can see that Fleetwood Town has won 0 of them, Portsmouth has won 2, and there have been 4 draws.
Between them, they scored a total of 14 goals in these matches, with The Fishermen scoring 6 and Pompey scoring 8. That equals 2.33 goals per game on average.
The final league encounter between these teams took place on League One Match Day 14 on October 8, 2022, with a Portsmouth vs Fleetwood Town score. James Oldham officiated the game as the referee.
Scott Brown, the goalkeeper for Fleetwood Town, will be without Darnell Johnson (Achilles tendon rupture) and Michael Devlin (Ankle Surgery).
The team is mostly healthy, so Portsmouth coach Simon Bassey only needs to worry about one fitness issue. Jayden Reid won’t be playing because of a knee injury.
Fleetwood Town will have their job cut out for them if they want to score against this Portsmouth outfit, who we think could win and could well keep a clean sheet.
What are the top odds for the game?
Looking at what the bookmakers’ view is of this game on the 90 minute result market, victory for Fleetwood Town can be had for 2.95, a bet on the game finishing all-square is 3.34 and taking a punt on the winning team to be Portsmouth gets you 2.41. They are the top bets available at this very moment.
Fleetwood vs Portsmouth – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Home Win or Draw