Football League sponsors Sky Bet believe Peterborough United will have no problems in defeating their visitors Oxford United in the EFL Sky Bet League One match at the ABAX Stadium.
Peterborough United v Oxford United
Location: ABAX Stadium
Date: Saturday, 30th September, 2017
Posh and the Yellows go into todays clash fresh from a Tuesday night defeat where both sides conceded three goals. Posh went down 3-2 at basement side Oldham Athletic while Oxford lost three-nil at Bury.
That defeat for Posh was their first away defeat of the season though while it was the Yellows fourth defeat in 10 League matches. Posh dropped down one place to third in League One following that defeat at the Latics with the Yellows sat in 15th place.
At home, Posh have won four and lost one of their League matches so far with that one defeat coming at the hands of Bradford City (1-3). Their last home match saw them overcome a very strong Wigan Athletic (3-2) side with the winner being scored by rop scorer Jack Marriott in the final minute of the match.
The Yellows have won just once away from home and that came on the opening day of the season when they beat Oldham Athletic two-nil. Since then, they have picked up just one point from four League matches with that last match finishing in a three-nil defeat.
Last season, Oxford did the double over Posh winning both matches two-one. They scored a goal in each half of the match at the ABAX Stadium with Posh getting a consolation goal in the 90th minute through Craig Mackail-Smith`s 100th goal for Posh.
Despite doing the double last season, the form shown by Posh so far this season makes them favourites with the bookies to win their clash today. Posh have odds of 10/11 for the win with Oxford quoted at 13/5 to beat Posh. The draw is priced at 14/5.
Will Posh return to winning ways or can the Yellows pick up some much needed away points? Predict the Posh v Yellows score HERE.
There have been 6 different predictions that have received votes but two of them are edging ahead of the others and they are both for a Posh victory. Those predictions are two-nil and four-one.
The biggest win predicted for Posh so far is five-nil which you can get odds of 80/1!
Just one prediction has received votes for an Oxford victory which is a one-nil scoreline! You can get odds of 12/1 for this result.
Some of the other odds you can get on the match are:
BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE
CORRECT SCORE ODDS
The following are some of the scores with the lowest odds for the match:
|Posh||1 – 1||Oxford||6/1|
|Posh||2 – 1||Oxford||15/2|
|Posh||1 – 0||Oxford||9/1|
|Posh||2 – 0||Oxford||9/1|
|Posh||2 – 2||Oxford||11/1|
|Posh||1 – 2||Oxford||11/1|
|Player||Team||1st Goalscorer||To Score In 90 Mins|
|Gino Van Kessel||Oxford||6/1||2/1|
You can get a full list of odds on all League One matches at SkyBet.
*Odds subject to fluctuation and correct at the time of print.
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