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Carlisle vs Forest Green Prediction, Odds and Free Betting Tips (02/10/2021)

Carlisle and Forest Green meet in Cumbria on Saturday to contest a League Two fixture. Read our free predictions and find the latest odds for the fixture below in our expert match preview.

Carlisle vs Forest Green – Free Betting Tips & Predictions

League Leaders Forest Green travel to take on Carlisle in England’s League Two. Can the table-toppers pocket maximum points? Read our top three predictions for this weekend’s fixture below.

Prediction 1

  • Match Result
  • Forest Green to Win
  • 13/10

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Prediction 2

  • Total Goals
  • Over 2.5 Goals
  • 1/1

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Prediction 3

  • Anytime Goalscorer
  • Matthew Stevens (Forest Green)
  • 29/20

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Forest Green to Win

League Two leaders Forest Green were held to a 0-0 draw at home by a stubborn Tranmere side last weekend, though Rovers are our tip to get back to winning ways at Carlisle on Saturday. Forest Green have been superb on the road this season, winning three and drawing one of their first four away matches of the new campaign and their knack for producing the goods on their travels should hand them the edge in Cumbria.

Over 2.5 Goals

Only four clubs have conceded more often than Carlisle in League Two this term and on Saturday The Cumbrians welcome the division’s most prolific team to Brunton Park. That looks like a recipe for goals and when you consider that 100% of Carlisle’s last five league assignments have passed the over 2.5 line, the same market suddenly becomes very appealing at the prices on offer.

Matthew Stevens to Score Anytime

Matthew Stevens has looked a player reborn since swapping Stevenage for Forest Green in the summer and the 23-year-old has scored an impressive six goals in nine League Two appearances so far. It’s worth noting that Stevens notched four of his efforts in away games for Rovers and his potency on the road makes him a worthy pick in the anytime goalscorer market on Saturday.

Carlisle vs Forest Green: Match Preview

Carlisle Team News

Danny Devine and Josh Dixon could both be missing from Carlisle's midfield this weekend while Sam Fishburn is also a doubt up front. Key performer Joe Riley is also in a race to be fit for Saturday’s game. The Cumbrians were trounced 4-0 at Sutton in their last League Two outing and with a record that now shows just one victory in seven attempts, United are looking down instead of up.

Forest Green Team News

Udooka Godwin-Malife has been ruled out this weekend, while fellow defender Baily Cargill has also been rated as a doubt. Like many teams in League Two this term, Forest Green were frustrated by Tranmere's rock-solid defence last weekend, though Rovers should have more space to exploit at Brunton Park on Saturday. Forest Green hold a four-point advantage at the summit of the table under new boss Rob Edwards.

Top Betting Odds and Stats for Carlisle vs Forest Green

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

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Carlisle vs Forest Green Coverage and Frequently Asked Questions

Carlisle vs Forest Green prediction

Which bookmaker has the best odds for this game?

William Hill have the best prices around for Saturday’s match.

What time does this fixture kick off?

The game is scheduled to start at 16:00 CET (GMT +1).

Who won the last meeting between these clubs?

Forest Green won 2-1 at Carlisle when the clubs last met on February 2.