Preview updated at 11:30 17/08/2019 UKT
Oita Trinita v Kashima Antlers
Both Teams To Score - Yes
Tipped at 2019-08-15 10:05 UKT (always check current prices before betting)

Oita Trinita vs Kashima Antlers Match Preview and Prediction

Looking ahead to Saturday morning (UK time), Oita Trinita will be up against Kashima Antlers at Ōita Bank Dome with a 11:00am kick-off. This is a J-League fixture.

This game will not be broadcast live in the UK. Frog The Gambler will be providing live scores throughout the game.

Read on for full preview and match prediction.

There is evidence of positive expected value to be had for this one. Frog's analysis will break down where it lies.

Betting Odds for Oita Trinita vs Kashima Antlers

First up with the 1X2: Unibet are best price 2.75 about Oita Trinita, Bet365 go 3.6 for the draw and Betway are best price 2.6 about Kashima Antlers. These are the best prices.

On the O/U 2.5 Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.88 via Unibet while the standout price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.0 if you check out Bet365.

And here are the available prices for the BTTS market. "Yes" is available at 1.7 with Bet365. "No", both teams won't score, is available at 2.3 with Bet Victor.

Head To Head

In the most recent match-up, Oita Trinita played Kashima Antlers in February. It was a J-League fixture. The winners on the day were Oita Trinita by a final score of 1-2. N. Fujimoto scored twice for Oita Trinita.

Over the last decade, these sides have met 4 times. Oita Trinita have won in 1 of these match-ups, while their opponents, Kashima Antlers have won 3 times. None of the matches ended in a draw.

In their matches to date, there has been an average of 3.25 goals each match. Oita Trinita score an average of 1.25; Kashima Antlers score an average of 2.0 each game.

Looking at the match-up on the road, whichever side has been away has won 75% of these encounters. The home side has won 25% of the time.

Oita Trinita

The home team has 34 points in the J-League, which puts them in 6th place.

In their recent form over the last year, they have played 45 matches. They have 20 wins; 12 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Oita Trinita a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 44%-26%-28%.

Over this period, they have scored 1.47 times per match, on average, while conceding 1.13.

A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 57% (12 wins) from the latest 21 home fixtures. 23% (5) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 19% (4) ending in a loss for the home side.

Their home scoring record for this period shows that their average number of goals scored is 1.62 and they have conceded 0.76 on average.

They are averaging 1.6 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 30%. There have been 8 occasions when both Oita Trinita and their opponents have scored and the total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 5 games over this same period.

And they are also on a run of 5 matches in a row in which they have scored.

Kashima Antlers

In 2nd place in J-League with 41 points we have the away team.

There is a total of 63 matches played by this side over the course of the last year. They have 34 wins; 14 draws; and 15 losses. Therefore, Kashima Antlers have won 53%, drawn 22%, and lost 23% of their recent matches.

During this recent year, they average 1.71 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.13.

Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 37% (10 wins) from the most recent 27 away fixtures. 29% (8) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 33% (9) ending in a loss as the away side.

When the visiting side in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.81. They have conceded 1.37 on average.

Their recent performance data shows that they have a total of 20 goals in their last ten matches; 5 of these matches have been wins. The total number of times both Kashima Antlers and the other team have scored in these games is 7 out of the ten. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 8 from these ten.

Frog's betting tip for Oita Trinita vs Kashima Antlers

After looking in to this match-up, Frog is taking the Yes option in the both teams to score market. Frog thinks both teams can score at some stage during this match. William Hill are offering "Yes" at 1.67 in their BTTS market. Frog is confident that this is the value play.