Preview updated at 04:18 17/08/2019 UKT
Perak v Pulau Pinang
Over 2.5 Total Goals
Tipped at 2019-08-17 02:31 UKT (always check current prices before betting)

Perak vs Pulau Pinang Match Preview and Prediction

Pulau Pinang travel to Stadium Perak to play Perak on Saturday 17 August. Kick-off is 2:00pm (UK time) for this Malaysia Cup match-up.

There is no official UK TV coverage for this match. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time goal updates throughout the match.

Keep reading for preview and match prediction.

Frog takes responsible gambling seriously. Bettors are encouraged to bet for recreation. The tip provided here is given as a result of the FTG analysis - you must do your own research before betting at all times. Read on for Frog's thoughts.

Betting Odds for Perak vs Pulau Pinang

Backers of the home side can get 1.55 about Perak with marathonbet; any backers of the away side will be offered 5.2 to get with Pulau Pinang using marathonbet. marathonbet are best price 4.2 for a draw.

For the Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.63 on the trading floor at marathonbet whereas the most attractive price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.25 by signing up with marathonbet.

Head To Head

In the most recent match-up, Perak played Pulau Pinang in 2017 in a Super League fixture. The winners were Perak with a final score of 1-0.

In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have faced-off 3 times. Perak have won in 2 of these match-ups, while Pulau Pinang have won 0 matches. There has been 1 draw.

In the observed matches, there has been an average of 1.33 goals per game. Perak have scored an average of 1.0. Pulau Pinang score an average of 0.33 per outing.

Reviewing the home ground performance in this match-up, whichever side has been home has won 66% of the matches between them. The visiting side has won 0% in this head-to-head record.


At the moment, Perak have 3 points in the Malaysia Cup and they are in 7th place.

Looking over the last year, Perak have played 34 matches. They have 14 wins; 12 draws; and 8 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 41%-35%-23%.

In this time, they have scored 1.62 goals on average per match; while conceding 1.29 goals on average.

When at home, in this period, they have a win rate of 50% (8 wins) in their 16 home fixtures. 31% (5) of these home games have been a draw, with the remaining 18% (3) ending in a loss.

When at home in this time, their average number of goals scored is 1.75 and they have conceded 1.06 on average.

As far as their recent activity goes, both home and away, they have a total of 19 goals in their last ten matches - 6 of these matches have been wins for them. The total number of times that Perak and whoever they've played have also scored is 6 matches in those ten. There has been 9 matches with three goals or more.

Pulau Pinang

In 9th place in Malaysia Cup with 3 points are Pulau Pinang.

In their recent form over the last year, Pulau Pinang have played 20 matches. They have 9 wins; 6 draws; and 5 losses. These results give them a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 45%-30%-25%.

In these matches, they have averaged 1.7 goals for, and 1.35 goals against.

When away from home in this period, they have a win rate of 30% (3 wins) from their last 10 away fixtures. 40% (4) of these games away from home have been a draw, with the remaining 30% (3) being a loss as the away side.

On average they have scored 1.3 times when away from home in this last year; they have conceded 1.4.

Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have scored a total of 21 goals in their last ten matches and this has led to their current win rate of 60%. Of these ten games, 7 of them have seen both sides score. The frequency of matches with a total of three goals or more is 7 games in their last ten outings.

And they have scored in each of their last 4 matches.

Frog's betting tip for Perak vs Pulau Pinang

Given how these sides match up, Frog can see numerous chances on goal when this one starts. The tip is Over 2.5 Goals in this fixture. Latest prices have it odds-on that there will be at least three goals and this preview agrees.

However, this does not represent massive value so it is a pick made with some restraint. marathonbet will give you 1.63 for Over 2.5 in their total goals line.