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Exeter vs Carlisle prediction, free betting tips & odds

Date: 06 January 2024

Kick-Off: 15:00 UK, 16:00 CET

Venue: St James Park

The odds are accurate at the time of writing and are subject to change. Check carefully before finalising your wager with your bookmaker.

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​Exeter vs Carlisle: Top free betting tips

Our Exeter vs Carlisle prediction backs the hosts to steal a massive win. Will the Grecians continue to dominate against the Cumbrians?

This game is a massive 6-pointer between two teams inside the relegation zone and split by only 3 points in the standings. Both sides are displaying awful form but Exeter hope that their serious dominance in the H2H stats and the home advantage will help them. 

First team to score prediction: Exeter to score first

Our first Exeter vs Carlisle prediction backs the hosts to draw first blood. Exeter scored the opening goal of the game in all of their last 8 home matches vs Carlisle. On top of that, the Cumbrians conceded the first goal of the game in 9 of their 12 away league games so far this season. 

​​Correct outcome prediction: Exeter to win

Our next Exeter vs Carlisle prediction continues to back the home side. We think the Grecians will win this match. Exeter triumphed in 5 of the last 6 H2Hs. At the same time, Carlisle’s away record this season is awful – W1 D3 L8. 

​​Correct score prediction: 1-0 to Exeter

As it is traditional our final Exeter vs Carlisle prediction is the correct score. We back the Grecians to win 1-0. This was the exact scoreline in all of Exeter’s last 3 wins. Also, 5 of Carlisle’s last 11 defeats were 0-1 outcomes. 

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How far will Carlisle’s fans travel to Exeter?

Those fans of the Cumbrians who will embark on this epic journey all across England better be tough and well-prepared for many hours on the road. 

Carlisle is a stone-throw away from Scotland and for this trip, the fans will have to cross the entire length of England to eventually reach the south coast and Exeter. The estimated travel time, without any unforeseen delays, is 6 hours and 20 minutes. The one-way distance that needs to be covered is 352 miles (566km) on time.

​Exeter vs Carlisle: Tickets

At the time of writing tickets for this massive 6-pointer are still available. The home fans will have to pay £20.00 for standing or £27.00 for seated tickets. The normal discounts for seniors and youngsters are in place. 

For Carlisle’s fans, the prices are absolutely the same. The Cumbrians had been allocated 232 standing tickets and 168 seated. 

​FAQs: Exeter vs Carlisle

  • What was Exeter’s last result? The Grecians lost 2-3 on their visit to Reading on New Year’s Day. 
  •  What was Carlisle’s last result? The Cumbrians beat Port Vale 2-1 at home on New Year’s Day. 
  • Who will be the referee of this match? Carl Brook, a referee who shows on average 4.3 yellow cards per game this season, will be the first official.

Iskra Zecheva

For over 16 years now, Iskra had been a freelance sports writer. Football and scouting, being among the main fields of her expertise. She has dined with kings, queens and some of the most famous sports figures of the past and the present. Iskra is also a member of the largest independent union of investigative journalists. She has minority ownership at several sports clubs and knows first-hand the pains of supporting a 'small-scale' football club.

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