Macclesfield Town vs Newport County Match Preview and Prediction
Looking ahead to Tuesday evening (UK time), Macclesfield Town will play Newport County at Moss Rose Ground with a 7:45pm kick-off. This is a League Two match.
This match has no UK TV coverage. Frog The Gambler's live scores section will publish real-time updates throughout the game.
Read on for preview, match prediction and recommended bet.
Readers should note that Frog believes the current odds are going to be hard to beat in this match. For followers who are looking for a play, check out the Verdict.
Betting Odds for Macclesfield Town vs Newport County
Best prices available on the Match Odds:
Macclesfield Town: 3.0 (Betway)
Draw: 3.25 (Bet365)
Newport County: 2.55 (Unibet)
With the O/U 2.5 Total Goals lines, the top price for Over 2.5 goals is 2.25 via Ladbrokes whereas the top price for Under 2.5 goals is 1.65 if you like the look of the price at Bet365.
Frog has also assessed the current prices for the BTTS market. If you like "Yes", it is currently available at 1.91 with Ladbrokes. And "No" can be backed at 1.86 with Betfair Sportsbook.
Head To Head
Kicking this preview off, we start with their most recent match. Macclesfield Town played Newport County in April in a League Two match. At the final whistle, the score was a 0-0 draw.
In the last ten years of FTG records, these teams have played 4 times. Macclesfield Town have run out winners in none of these. Newport County have won 1 of these occasions. There have been 3 draws.
When these sides have met, there has been an average of 3.25 goals in their meetings. Macclesfield Town score an average of 1.25 and Newport County have scored an average of 2.0.
Looking specifically at the match-up on the road, whichever side has been away has won 25% of the matches between these sides. The home side has secured the win 0% of the time.
Macclesfield Town have 11 points in The League Two, which puts them in 13th position.
In their recent form over the last year, they have played 53 matches. They have 14 wins; 16 draws; and 23 losses. This gives Macclesfield Town a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 26%-30%-43%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.08 goals for, and 1.64 goals against.
At home over this time, they have a win rate of 33% (8 wins). There have been 24 home fixtures. 41% (10) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 25% (6) being a loss.
At home over the year, their average number of goals scored is 1.21 and they have conceded 1.29 on average.
In their last ten matches they have scored 13 goals and this has led to their current win rate of 40%. Regarding the BTTS count, 5 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. The frequency of matches with three match goals or more is 6 games in their last ten outings.
Newport County have 15 points in the League Two, which puts them in 4th place.
Looking over the last year, they have played 63 matches. They have 26 wins; 19 draws; and 18 losses. This gives Newport County a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 41%-30%-28%.
In these matches, they have averaged 1.35 goals for, and 1.08 goals against.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 23% (7 wins) from the most recent 30 away fixtures. 36% (11) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 40% (12) ending in a loss as the away side.
When on away turf over the last year, their average number of goals scored is 1.13 and they have conceded 1.27 on average.
Their recent performance, across all formats, shows that they have scored a total of 11 goals in their last ten matches. In this time they have a win rate of 40%. Of those ten matches, 2 of them have seen both sides score. The frequency of matches with a total of three goals or more is 2 games in their last ten outings.
Frog's betting tip for Macclesfield Town vs Newport County
A number of pointers suggest a stalemate when these teams go head to head. If interested, the draw is top priced with Bet365 at odds of 3.25. Frog's model likes the draw here, but it is a marginal call.