Bolton Wanderers vs Oxford United Match Preview and Prediction
This coming Tuesday evening (UK time), Bolton Wanderers will be taking on Oxford United at Macron Stadium with a 8:00pm kick-off. This is a League One match.
The game has no official UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time updates throughout the match.
Keep reading for the preview and match prediction.
We have found evidence of positive expected value to be had with this fixture. Frog's analysis will break down where it lies.
Betting Odds for Bolton Wanderers vs Oxford United
Bet365 offer 6.5 about Bolton Wanderers; Bet Victor will give you 4.6 for the draw; Ladbrokes go 1.5 about Oxford United.
For the Total Goals lines, the best price for Over 2.5 goals is 1.65 via Betfair Sportsbook while the top price for Under 2.5 goals is 2.25 by signing up with Bet365.
And here are the best prices for the BTTS market. "Yes" can be backed at 1.75 with Bet365. For those with the opposite view, "No" is available at 2.1 for the customers of Betfair Sportsbook.
Head To Head
To start, Frog highlights that Bolton Wanderers played Oxford United in 2017 for a League One clash. The winners were Bolton Wanderers - winning with a margin of 2-4.
In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have met 2 times. Bolton Wanderers have won once; Oxford United have won once. The remaining 0 matches resulted in a draw.
In their head-to-head, there has been an average of 4.0 goals in their meetings. Bolton Wanderers have scored an average of 2.0. Oxford United score an average of 2.0.
The home team has 1 point in the League One, which puts them in 23rd position.
There have been 48 matches played by the home team over the recent 12 months. They have 6 wins; 8 draws; and 34 losses. In other words, Bolton Wanderers have won 12%, drawn 16%, and lost 70% of their recent matches.
During this recent year, they average 0.63 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 2.08.
A look at their home record in this time. They have a win rate of 18% (4 wins) from 22 home fixtures. 22% (5) of these games at home have been a draw, with the remaining 59% (13) resulting in a loss for the home team.
When on home turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 0.68 and they have conceded 1.59 on average.
Across all competitions, their recent performance data shows that they have scored 4 goals in their last ten matches - none of these matches have been wins for them. The frequency of matches in which both Bolton Wanderers and their opposition have scored is 3 out of the ten; and there has been 5 matches with over 2.5 goals.
Oxford United have 8 points in The League One, putting them in 17th place.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 68 matches. They have 25 wins; 21 draws; and 22 losses. This gives Oxford United a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 36%-30%-32%.
In this period, they have an average of 1.41 goals for, and 1.4 goals against.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 27% (10 wins) from the most recent 36 away fixtures. 36% (13) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 36% (13) being a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.33 goals when away in this period. They have conceded 1.61.
In their last ten matches, across all competitions, they have averaged 1.7 goals per match and this has led to their current win rate of 40%. There have been 7 occasions when both Oxford United and their opponents have scored. There have been 8 matches with a combined goal total of three or more.
And they have scored at least once in each of their last 14 matches.
Frog's betting tip for Bolton Wanderers vs Oxford United
Frog can see a stalemate when Bolton Wanderers and Oxford United meet... If interested, the draw is top priced with Bet Victor at odds of 4.6. Followers will be getting the value with this one.