# Division Analysis

** In this article we will analyse the following games: **

** Plymouth vs Bristol Rvs at 20 March 2021**** Sunderland vs Lincoln at 20 March 2021**** Shrewsbury vs Hull at 20 March 2021**** Portsmouth vs Ipswich at 20 March 2021**** Oxford vs Blackpool at 20 March 2021**** Gillingham vs Doncaster at 20 March 2021**** Accrington vs Wigan at 20 March 2021**** Fleetwood Town vs Swindon at 20 March 2021**** Rochdale vs Peterboro at 20 March 2021**** Burton vs Milton Keynes Dons at 20 March 2021**** AFC Wimbledon vs Charlton at 20 March 2021**** Northampton vs Crewe at 20 March 2021**

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Plymouth vs Bristol Rvs at 20 Mar 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Plymouth** and **Bristol Rvs** for **League One (England)**, which will take place on **20 Mar 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Plymouth |
2.52 |
2.11 |
7.7 |

Draw |
3.35 |
3.77 |
-3.3 |

Bristol Rvs |
2.75 |
3.82 |
-10.2 |

Over 2.5 |
1.80 |
2.11 |
-8.2 |

Under 2.5 |
2.02 |
1.90 |
3.1 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Plymouth, Under 2.5 (7.7 %, 3.1 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **decreases significantly, -7.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

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Basic data and latest results

**Plymouth** in the **last six** matches had one win, no draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 3 points, 16.7% of the total available.

In these matches, Plymouth scored in 3 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 3 of them both teams scored, and in 3 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Plymouth** in the **last three matches** had no wins, no draws, 3 defeats, and gathered 0 points, 0.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Plymouth scored in 1 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Plymouth’s performance** at home**.

Plymouth,** at home**, had 9 wins, 4 draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 31 points, 57.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Plymouth scored in 15 of them and received at least one goal in 13 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 10 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 8 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 10 of them both teams scored, and in 8 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Plymouth was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Mar |
Milton Keynes Dons |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

13 Mar |
Ipswich |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Wigan |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

06 Mar |
Doncaster |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

02 Mar |
Northampton |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

27 Feb |
Lincoln |
H |
4 |
3 |
W |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Peterboro |
H |
0 |
3 |
L |
O |
N |

20 Feb |
Rochdale |
A |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

**Bristol Rvs** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, one draw, 3 defeats, and gathered 7 points, 38.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Bristol Rvs scored in 3 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 3 of them both teams scored, and in 3 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Bristol Rvs** in the **last three matches** had one win, one draw,one defeat and gathered 4 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Bristol Rvs scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 1 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 2 of them both teams scored, and in 1 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Bristol Rvs’s performance** as a guest**.

Bristol Rvs,** as a guest**, had 3 wins, 5 draws, 10 defeats, and gathered 14 points, 25.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Bristol Rvs scored in 9 of them and received at least one goal in 14 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 6 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 12 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 8 of them both teams scored, and in 10 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Bristol Rvs was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Mar |
Charlton |
A |
2 |
3 |
L |
O |
G |

13 Mar |
AFC Wimbledon |
H |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Accrington |
H |
4 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

06 Mar |
Hull |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

02 Mar |
Burton |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

27 Feb |
Shrewsbury |
H |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Wigan |
H |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

20 Feb |
Gillingham |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Plymouth** is **-0.726** and for the **Bristol Rvs** is **-0.136.**

The home dynamic for the **Plymouth** is **0.085** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Bristol Rvs** is **-0.004.**

The offensive ability for the **Plymouth** is **-0.191** and for the **Bristol Rvs** is **-0.142.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Plymouth** is **-1** and for the **Bristol Rvs** is **-0.565.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Plymouth** and the red line for guest team, **Bristol Rvs. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Plymouth |
21% |
35% |
26% |
18% |

Bristol Rvs |
35% |
35% |
19% |
10% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Plymouth** to score **1.37 ** goals and **Bristol Rvs** to score **1.29 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.66** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.08** on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Plymouth** to score **1.42 ** goals and **Bristol Rvs** to score **1.04 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.46** goals in the game and the home team **Plymouth ** to win by **0.38** goals margin on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
13.51 |
0-1 |
3.69 |

1 |
5.08 |
2-3 |
2.00 |

2 |
3.92 |
4+ |
4.39 |

3 |
4.10 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.38 |

4 |
6.71 |
Un 1.5 |
3.69 |

5 |
16.39 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.12 |

6+ |
55.56 |
Un 2.5 |
1.90 |

Gg |
1.96 |
Ov 3.5 |
4.39 |

NoG |
2.04 |
Un 3.5 |
1.30 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
2.20 |
3.66 |
3.66 |

2-3 goals |
2.00 |
4.09 |
3.93 |

4+ goals |
2.30 |
3.35 |
3.74 |

Ov 1.5 |
2.08 |
3.83 |
3.87 |

Un 1.5 |
2.20 |
3.66 |
3.66 |

Ov 2.5 |
1.84 |
6.94 |
3.19 |

Un 2.5 |
2.44 |
2.68 |
4.61 |

Ov 3.5 |
2.30 |
3.35 |
3.74 |

Un 3.5 |
2.06 |
3.93 |
3.83 |

Goal-Goal |
2.65 |
2.68 |
4.01 |

No Goal |
1.75 |
6.61 |
3.62 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
2.02 |
5.69 |
3.05 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
1.87 |
6.61 |
3.54 |

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Sunderland vs Lincoln at 20 Mar 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Sunderland** and **Lincoln** for **League One (England)**, which will take place on **20 Mar 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Sunderland |
1.83 |
2.38 |
-12.6 |

Draw |
3.62 |
3.76 |
-1.0 |

Lincoln |
4.21 |
3.19 |
7.6 |

Over 2.5 |
2.01 |
2.01 |
0.0 |

Under 2.5 |
1.81 |
1.99 |
-5.0 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Lincoln (7.6 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **decreases significantly, -7.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

#####
Basic data and latest results

**Sunderland** in the **last six** matches had 5 wins, one draw, no defeats.and gathered 16 points, 88.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Sunderland** scored in all of them** and received at least one goal in 1 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 5 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Sunderland** in the **last three matches** had 3 wins, no draws, no defeats. and gathered 9 points, 100.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Sunderland** scored in all of them**** and kept clean sheet in all of them**

Regarding the goals number, **all of them ended up with less than three goals scored.**

Also,** at least one team didn’t score to all of them.**

Now, let’s look at Sunderland’s performance** at home**.

Sunderland,** at home**, had 8 wins, 5 draws, 4 defeats, and gathered 29 points, 56.9% of the total available.

In these matches, Sunderland scored in 16 of them and received at least one goal in 11 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 6 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 11 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 10 of them both teams scored, and in 7 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Sunderland was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

17 Mar |
Accrington |
A |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Portsmouth |
A |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

06 Mar |
Rochdale |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

02 Mar |
Swindon |
H |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

27 Feb |
Crewe |
A |
2 |
2 |
D |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Fleetwood Town |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

20 Feb |
Burton |
A |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

13 Feb |
Doncaster |
H |
4 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

**Lincoln** in the **last six** matches had one win, one draw, 4 defeats, and gathered 4 points, 22.2% of the total available.

In these matches, Lincoln scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 5 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 1 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Lincoln** in the **last three matches** had no wins, one draw, 2 defeats, and gathered 1 points, 11.1% of the total available.

In these matches, Lincoln scored in 2 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 1 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 2 of them both teams scored, and in 1 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Lincoln’s performance** as a guest**.

Lincoln,** as a guest**, had 10 wins, 4 draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 34 points, 70.8% of the total available.

In these matches, Lincoln scored in 12 of them and received at least one goal in 7 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 9 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 6 of them both teams scored, and in 10 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Lincoln was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Mar |
Gillingham |
H |
0 |
3 |
L |
O |
N |

13 Mar |
Rochdale |
H |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

09 Mar |
Ipswich |
A |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

06 Mar |
Crewe |
H |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

02 Mar |
Fleetwood Town |
H |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

27 Feb |
Plymouth |
A |
3 |
4 |
L |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Swindon |
H |
2 |
2 |
D |
O |
G |

20 Feb |
Wigan |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

The form score for the **Sunderland** is **0.852** and for the **Lincoln** is **-0.464.**

The home dynamic for the **Sunderland** is **-0.277** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Lincoln** is **0.603.**

The offensive ability for the **Sunderland** is **1** and for the **Lincoln** is **0.545.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Sunderland** is **0.704** and for the **Lincoln** is **-0.626.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Sunderland** and the red line for guest team, **Lincoln. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Sunderland |
25% |
31% |
26% |
18% |

Lincoln |
29% |
36% |
22% |
12% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Sunderland** to score **1.57 ** goals and **Lincoln** to score **0.86 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.44** goals in the game and the home team **Sunderland ** to win by **0.71** goals margin on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Sunderland** to score **1.37 ** goals and **Lincoln** to score **1.16 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.53** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.21** on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
13.51 |
0-1 |
3.89 |

1 |
5.46 |
2-3 |
2.04 |

2 |
4.08 |
4+ |
3.98 |

3 |
4.08 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.35 |

4 |
6.25 |
Un 1.5 |
3.89 |

5 |
14.29 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.02 |

6+ |
47.62 |
Un 2.5 |
1.99 |

Gg |
1.90 |
Ov 3.5 |
3.98 |

NoG |
2.12 |
Un 3.5 |
1.34 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
2.79 |
3.47 |
2.82 |

2-3 goals |
2.20 |
4.34 |
3.18 |

4+ goals |
2.39 |
3.18 |
3.75 |

Ov 1.5 |
2.26 |
3.86 |
3.35 |

Un 1.5 |
2.79 |
3.47 |
2.82 |

Ov 2.5 |
1.97 |
6.28 |
3.01 |

Un 2.5 |
2.99 |
2.68 |
3.41 |

Ov 3.5 |
2.39 |
3.18 |
3.75 |

Un 3.5 |
2.37 |
3.99 |
3.05 |

Goal-Goal |
2.65 |
2.74 |
3.88 |

No Goal |
2.13 |
6.36 |
2.68 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
2.08 |
5.24 |
3.04 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
2.32 |
6.36 |
2.65 |

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Shrewsbury vs Hull at 20 Mar 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Shrewsbury** and **Hull** for **League One (England)**, which will take place on **20 Mar 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Shrewsbury |
4.23 |
2.90 |
10.8 |

Draw |
3.43 |
3.73 |
-2.3 |

Hull |
1.89 |
2.58 |
-14.2 |

Over 2.5 |
2.18 |
2.02 |
3.6 |

Under 2.5 |
1.69 |
1.98 |
-8.7 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Shrewsbury, Over 2.5 (10.8 %, 3.6 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **decreases significantly, -7.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

#####
Basic data and latest results

**Shrewsbury** in the **last six** matches had 2 wins, 2 draws, 2 defeats, and gathered 8 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Shrewsbury scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 4 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Shrewsbury** in the **last three matches** had one win, one draw,one defeat and gathered 4 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Shrewsbury scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, **all of them ended up with less than three goals scored.**

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Shrewsbury’s performance** at home**.

Shrewsbury,** at home**, had 4 wins, 6 draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 18 points, 40.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Shrewsbury scored in 12 of them and received at least one goal in 13 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 6 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 9 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 10 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Shrewsbury was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

13 Mar |
Charlton |
A |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

09 Mar |
Rochdale |
A |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

06 Mar |
Fleetwood Town |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

02 Mar |
AFC Wimbledon |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

27 Feb |
Bristol Rvs |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Milton Keynes Dons |
H |
4 |
2 |
W |
O |
G |

20 Feb |
Accrington |
A |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

09 Feb |
Sunderland |
H |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

**Hull** in the **last six** matches had 5 wins, no draws,one defeat and gathered 15 points, 83.3% of the total available.

In these matches, Hull scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 4 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 5 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Hull** in the **last three matches** had 3 wins, no draws, no defeats. and gathered 9 points, 100.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Hull** scored in all of them** and received at least one goal in 1 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Hull’s performance** as a guest**.

Hull,** as a guest**, had 10 wins, 3 draws, 5 defeats, and gathered 33 points, 61.1% of the total available.

In these matches, Hull scored in 16 of them and received at least one goal in 11 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 12 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 6 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 9 of them both teams scored, and in 9 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Hull was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

13 Mar |
Oxford |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Peterboro |
A |
3 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

06 Mar |
Bristol Rvs |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

02 Mar |
Rochdale |
H |
2 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

27 Feb |
AFC Wimbledon |
A |
3 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

23 Feb |
Ipswich |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

20 Feb |
Doncaster |
A |
3 |
3 |
D |
O |
G |

17 Feb |
Wigan |
A |
5 |
0 |
W |
O |
N |

The form score for the **Shrewsbury** is **0** and for the **Hull** is **0.864.**

The home dynamic for the **Shrewsbury** is **-0.213** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Hull** is **0.274.**

The offensive ability for the **Shrewsbury** is **0.591** and for the **Hull** is **0.682.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Shrewsbury** is **-0.63** and for the **Hull** is **0.591.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Shrewsbury** and the red line for guest team, **Hull. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Shrewsbury |
30% |
31% |
23% |
15% |

Hull |
23% |
38% |
26% |
13% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Shrewsbury** to score **0.83 ** goals and **Hull** to score **1.46 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.29** goals in the game and the guest team **Hull ** to win by **0.63** goals margin on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Shrewsbury** to score **1.24 ** goals and **Hull** to score **1.3 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.54** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **-0.06** on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
14.49 |
0-1 |
3.94 |

1 |
5.41 |
2-3 |
2.02 |

2 |
3.98 |
4+ |
3.98 |

3 |
4.08 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.34 |

4 |
6.25 |
Un 1.5 |
3.94 |

5 |
14.08 |
Ov 2.5 |
2.02 |

6+ |
50.00 |
Un 2.5 |
1.98 |

Gg |
1.86 |
Ov 3.5 |
3.98 |

NoG |
2.16 |
Un 3.5 |
1.33 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |
3.53 |
3.68 |
2.25 |

2-3 goals |
2.83 |
4.20 |
2.44 |

4+ goals |
2.54 |
3.10 |
3.54 |

Ov 1.5 |
2.73 |
3.75 |
2.73 |

Un 1.5 |
3.53 |
3.68 |
2.25 |

Ov 2.5 |
2.24 |
6.12 |
2.56 |

Un 2.5 |
4.04 |
2.70 |
2.62 |

Ov 3.5 |
2.54 |
3.10 |
3.54 |

Un 3.5 |
3.04 |
4.01 |
2.37 |

Goal-Goal |
2.90 |
2.71 |
3.50 |

No Goal |
2.89 |
6.70 |
1.98 |

G-G+Ov 2.5 |
2.26 |
5.20 |
2.73 |

NG+Un 2.5 |
3.10 |
6.70 |
2.01 |

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Portsmouth vs Ipswich at 20 Mar 2021

In this section we will analyze the game between **Portsmouth** and **Ipswich** for **League One (England)**, which will take place on **20 Mar 2021.**

The average bookmakers odds for this game and our odds based on expected goals equations calculation are :

Outcome |
Book |
Ours |
Val % |

Portsmouth |
2.12 |
2.33 |
-4.3 |

Draw |
3.31 |
3.83 |
-4.1 |

Ipswich |
3.50 |
3.23 |
2.4 |

Over 2.5 |
2.24 |
1.96 |
6.4 |

Under 2.5 |
1.66 |
2.04 |
-11.2 |

As you can see we have positive expected value at **Ipswich, Over 2.5 (2.4 %, 6.4 %)** so let’s further analyze the game.

From the table of monthly allocation of Over 2.5 goals and Goal-Goals percentages for the division, we estimate that the Over 2.5 goals percentage **decreases significantly, -7.5%.**

We can use these observations as an auxiliary factor in our game analysis.

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Basic data and latest results

**Portsmouth** in the **last six** matches had one win, one draw, 4 defeats, and gathered 4 points, 22.2% of the total available.

In these matches, Portsmouth scored in 4 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 2 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 4 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 3 of them both teams scored, and in 3 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Portsmouth** in the **last three matches** had no wins, no draws, 3 defeats, and gathered 0 points, 0.0% of the total available.

In these matches, Portsmouth scored in 1 of them** but didn’t manage to keep a clean sheet.**

Regarding the goals number, 1 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 2 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Portsmouth’s performance** at home**.

Portsmouth,** at home**, had 6 wins, 5 draws, 7 defeats, and gathered 23 points, 42.6% of the total available.

In these matches, Portsmouth scored in 10 of them and received at least one goal in 12 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 11 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 6 of them both teams scored, and in 12 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Portsmouth was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Mar |
Peterboro |
A |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Sunderland |
H |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

06 Mar |
Northampton |
A |
1 |
4 |
L |
O |
G |

02 Mar |
Doncaster |
A |
1 |
2 |
L |
O |
G |

27 Feb |
Gillingham |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

23 Feb |
Oxford |
A |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

20 Feb |
Blackpool |
H |
0 |
1 |
L |
U |
N |

16 Feb |
Bristol Rvs |
A |
1 |
3 |
L |
O |
G |

**Ipswich** in the **last six** matches had 3 wins, one draw, 2 defeats, and gathered 10 points, 55.6% of the total available.

In these matches, Ipswich scored in 5 of them and received at least one goal in 5 of the last six games.

Regarding the goals number, 3 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 3 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 4 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

More recently, **Ipswich** in the **last three matches** had one win, one draw,one defeat and gathered 4 points, 44.4% of the total available.

In these matches, Ipswich scored in 2 of them and received at least one goal in 2 of the last three games

Regarding the goals number, **all of them ended up with less than three goals scored.**

Also, in 1 of them both teams scored, and in 2 of them at least one team didn’t score.

Now, let’s look at Ipswich’s performance** as a guest**.

Ipswich,** as a guest**, had 6 wins, 3 draws, 6 defeats, and gathered 21 points, 46.7% of the total available.

In these matches, Ipswich scored in 12 of them and received at least one goal in 11 of these games

Regarding the goals number, 7 of them ended up with three or more goals scored, and 8 of them finished with less than three goals scored.

Also, in 9 of them both teams scored, and in 6 of them at least one team didn’t score.

The latest 8 results of Ipswich was :

date |
versus |
At |
sc |
rec |
res |
OU |
Gg |

16 Mar |
Fleetwood Town |
A |
0 |
2 |
L |
U |
N |

13 Mar |
Plymouth |
H |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

09 Mar |
Lincoln |
H |
1 |
1 |
D |
U |
G |

06 Mar |
Gillingham |
A |
1 |
3 |
L |
O |
G |

02 Mar |
Accrington |
A |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

27 Feb |
Doncaster |
H |
2 |
1 |
W |
O |
G |

23 Feb |
Hull |
A |
1 |
0 |
W |
U |
N |

20 Feb |
Oxford |
H |
0 |
0 |
D |
U |
N |

The form score for the **Portsmouth** is **-0.578** and for the **Ipswich** is **0.2.**

The home dynamic for the **Portsmouth** is **-0.096** and the dynamic as a guest for the **Ipswich** is **0.19.**

The offensive ability for the **Portsmouth** is **0.104** and for the **Ipswich** is **0.545.**

Finally, the defensive ability for the **Portsmouth** is **-0.726** and for the **Ipswich** is **-0.565.**

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The first graph shows the probabilities for each team to score **exactly** 0,1,2 or 3+ goals and the second the probabilities of the total goals in the game.

In the first graph the blue line is for home team, **Portsmouth** and the red line for guest team, **Ipswich. **

In the second graph the red line is the book’s estimations and the blue line is our estimations regarding total goals number. The vertical line is the 2.5 goals limit.

Below are the percentages for each team to score exactly 0,1,2 or 3+ goals gathered in a table.

Team |
No-G |
1 gl |
2 gls |
3+ gls |

Portsmouth |
25% |
29% |
27% |
19% |

Ipswich |
29% |
36% |
21% |
13% |

According to odds offered, the bookies expect (on average) **Portsmouth** to score **1.32 ** goals and **Ipswich** to score **0.93 ** goals.

So, they expect a total of **2.25** goals in the game and the home team **Portsmouth ** to win by **0.39** goals margin on average.

According to our calculations, we expect (on average) **Portsmouth** to score **1.4 ** goals and **Ipswich** to score **1.18 ** goals.

So, we expect a total of **2.58** goals in the game and both teams to straggle for victory in an very competitive match, expected goals difference is **0.22** on average.

Another helpfull table presents the odds of various outcomes regarding goals number.

Goals |
Odds |
Goals |
Odds |

0 |
13.51 |
0-1 |
4.00 |

1 |
5.68 |
2-3 |
2.06 |

2 |
4.18 |
4+ |
3.82 |

3 |
4.05 |
Ov 1.5 |
1.34 |

4 |
6.13 |
Un 1.5 |
4.00 |

5 |
13.33 |
Ov 2.5 |
1.96 |

6+ |
41.67 |
Un 2.5 |
2.04 |

Gg |
1.90 |
Ov 3.5 |
3.82 |

NoG |
2.12 |
Un 3.5 |
1.36 |

The blue color indicates the best and the red color the worst scenario for each outcome.

if game ends at |
-1- |
-X- |
-2- |

0-1 goals |