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Northampton vs Cheltenham prediction, free betting tips & odds

Date: 01 January 2024

Kick-Off: 15:00 UK, 16:00 CET

Venue: Sixfields Stadium

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

​Northampton vs Cheltenham: Top free betting tips

Our Northampton vs Cheltenham prediction backs the Cobblers to start 2024 in winning fashion. Will Northampton’s attack continue to be effective in 2024? 

Northampton are in a great mood right now. The Cobblers are in the top half of the table. They won 4 of their last 5 home league games and the confidence in the dressing room is great. Cheltenham’s mood is also very good even though the Robins remain in the bottom 4. After an awful start to the season, the form transformed in recent weeks under their new manager and this makes Cheltenham a dangerous opponent. 

​Total goal prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Our first Northampton vs Cheltenham prediction is for goals, at least 3 of them. All of Northampton’s last 8 games went over 2.5 goals. Also, there were at least 3 total goals in 4 of the last 6 H2Hs. 

​​Correct outcome prediction: Northampton to win

Northampton won the last 2 league meetings between the sides. The Cobblers also secured 4 wins in just their last 5 home matches. This is why with our next Northampton vs Cheltenham prediction we back them for the 3 points. 

​​Correct score prediction: 2-1 to Northampton

With our final Northampton vs Cheltenham prediction we combine the first two free betting tips and predict a 2-1 home win. This was the exact scoreline with which Northampton secured 2 of their last 3 home wins. Also, Cheltenham’s last 2 defeats were with 1-2 results. 

Northampton vs Cheltenham: What the fans think

​Northampton fans admire the latest goals

Cheltenham fans pick their best moments of 2023

How far will Cheltenham’s fans travel to Northampton?

The away supporters will hope that the disruption caused by storm Hank will be mostly overcome come Monday. The other storm Cheltenham’s fans that will travel for this match they need to fight will be inside their heads after all the partying the night before. 

The driving distance between Cheltenham and Northampton is only 80 miles (128km). The road network is not great though and this is why it could take over 2 hours to cover that short distance. 

​Northampton vs Cheltenham: Tickets

Sixfields Stadium, home to Northampton / Northampton vs Cheltenhamprediction
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There are still plenty of tickets available for this game. The Box Office at the stadium will also be open on the day of the game from 10 am up until kick-off. Both home and away fans can purchase their tickets from the Box Office. The price varies from £24.00 to £26.00 per ticket. 

Important note! All tickets at the gates need to be physical, there will be no entry allowed with only a digital ticket. 

​FAQs: Northampton vs Cheltenham

  • What was Northampton’s last result? The Cobblers beat Lincoln 2-1 away from home on Friday.  
  • What was Cheltenham’s last result? On Friday the Robins drew 2-2 at home vs Reading.

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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